Cabo Pulmo is located right on the Tropic of Cancer in Baja California Sur, about 20km from the town of La Ribera, approximately a 30min drive from our Vista La Ribera casitas. Visiting Cabo Pulmo is a most when travelling through the East Cape!
Cabo Pulmo is one of the most important areas of the Sea of Cortez region due to the large number of marine species that live there. It was recently declared a protected area and a national park to promote its conservation. The only living coral reef of the Gulf of California is located inside the waters of the Cabo Pulmo National Park. This coral reef is estimated to be over 20,000 years old and it is one of the only three remaining in North America. Cabo Pulmo has wonderful and abundant marine resources and a variety of species that can be found on these reef. It is one of the richest areas in terms of flora and marine fauna of the peninsula of Baja California.
Cabo Pulmo has a small tourist infrastructure that offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy wildlife watching of its famous flora and fauna through water sports such as snorkeling, diving, fishing, canoeing and kayaking. Cabo Pulmo also has some of the most beautiful unspoiled swimmable safe beaches of Baja California Sur. A perfect environment to relax and enjoy the natural scenery!