The day begins at the CEDO institute from where you will head directly to the Morua Estuary; a beautiful coastal lagoon situated 7km from the town of Puerto Peñasco.
After a short lesson aboard the kayaks, and accompanied by an expert guide, head out and explore the estuary’s tranquil azure waters, enjoying nature from the best possible angle. Our silent kayaks are capable of taking you places inaccessible by other means, to discover the huge range of biodiversity that characterizes this area of breathtaking natural beauty, providing for some unique photo opportunities and furthering your understanding on how this spectacular natural area is under threat and in need of preservation.
Duration is an approximation, can vary.
The tour includes
• A bilingual naturalist guide for the duration of the journey
• Rental of the kayaks and safety equipment
• Travel insurance
Stand in awe before beautiful star dunes and be taken aback by the Saharan landscape! With the help of our guides, you will begin to understand the fascinating geology in action of this region, while learning about the unique flora and fauna, and looking for desert animal tracks and other traces of life.
We will visit the tranquil and pristine waters and salt flats, located just 15 minutes east of CEDO, on a leisurely exploration of Morua Estuary. The estuary abounds with wildlife in the sky and on the land. You will have the opportunity to see a diversity of graceful wading birds and spectacular sea birds foraging and flocking over the sand and mud flats.
Estuaries like this one are among the most productive ecosystems on the planet, and you will learn about their formation and critical importance, while becoming an expert on the living things that depend on them. You will also have a chance to meet and learn from members of the local community at Las Mujeres, a sustainable oyster-farming cooperative. Those who love seafood will sample their harvest and have lunch at their shoreline restaurant, where you can sample the world’s best ceviche, along with fresh oysters and other local specialties!
Tour includes: Transportation, Binoculars, Trip insurance, Field Materials, and water.