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Espiritu Santo Island

Espiritu Santo Island is an island in the Sea of Cortez, located off the coast of the Mexican state of Baja California Sur. It is the largest island in the Sea of Cortez and is part of the Gulf of California Islands Biosphere Reserve. It is a popular destination for tourists looking for a tropical paradise.

The island is about 45 miles long and 25 miles wide, and is home to a variety of wildlife, including sea lions, dolphins, whales, and sea turtles. The island is surrounded by coral reefs and is a great spot for snorkeling and diving. There are also several small fishing villages on the island.

Espiritu Santo Island has a long history. It was first mentioned in Spanish records in 1533, when Spanish explorer Hernan Cortes visited the island. During the Mexican-American War, the island was used as a base for the US Navy. In the early 20th century, the island was an important port for the Mexican fishing industry.

Today, the island is a popular tourist destination. Visitors can explore the island's many beaches, enjoy the local seafood, and take part in a variety of outdoor activities. The island also has a rich cultural history, with several archaeological sites and museums.

Espiritu Santo Island is a beautiful and diverse destination, with something for everyone. Whether you're looking for a relaxing beach vacation or an exciting adventure, this island has it all.

Excursion tips for a day in Espiritu Santo Island

Espiritu Santo Island in Mexico is a beautiful destination for tourists looking to explore the natural beauty of the region. Here are some activities that you can enjoy during your day on the island:

1. Take a boat tour of the island to admire the stunning coastline and spot local wildlife.
2. Go snorkeling in the crystal clear waters of the island and explore the vibrant marine life.
3. Visit the Espiritu Santo Biosphere Reserve and explore the unique flora and fauna of the region.
4. Hike through the lush jungle and admire the breathtaking views of the island from the highest peaks.
5. Take a dip in the refreshing waters of the Playa El Coyote beach.
6. Enjoy a delicious seafood meal at one of the local restaurants.
7. Visit the small fishing villages and get to know the friendly locals.
8. Take a kayak tour of the mangrove forests and learn about the local ecosystem.
9. Explore the nearby islands of Isla Partida and Isla Espiritu Santo.
10. Go on a whale watching tour and spot the majestic humpback whales.

Experience Espiritu Santo Island with unforgettable activities by our partner GetYourGuide. The offer is also ideal as a special gift idea for family and friends who are planning to visit Espiritu Santo Island. Cancellations are possible up to 24h before the start of the activity (unless otherwise stated in the activity description), with a full refund of the booking price.

The climate in Espiritu Santo Island

Espiritu Santo Island in Mexico experiences a tropical climate, with warm temperatures and high humidity all year round. In the summer, temperatures can reach up to 90°F (32°C) and the humidity can be quite oppressive. During the winter, temperatures are milder and range from 60°F (16°C) to 80°F (27°C). Spring and autumn are generally pleasant, with temperatures averaging around 80°F (27°C). Rainfall is plentiful throughout the year, with the wettest months being September and October.

Cruise weather for Espiritu Santo Island

Our weather forecast for Espiritu Santo Island helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Dec. 4th 2023 Dec. 4th 2023 max: 25.2 °C
min: 19.7 °C
31.7 m/s
40.3 m/s
22.6 %
16.3 m
73.6 %
1,015 hPa
Dec. 5th 2023 Dec. 5th 2023 max: 25.1 °C
min: 19.4 °C
21.6 m/s
24.8 m/s
35.3 %
16.3 m
77.1 %
1,017 hPa
Dec. 6th 2023 Dec. 6th 2023 max: 25.4 °C
min: 20 °C
21.6 m/s
27.4 m/s
35.0 %
16.3 m
75.2 %
1,015 hPa
Dec. 7th 2023 Dec. 7th 2023 max: 25.9 °C
min: 20.2 °C
14.4 m/s
19.4 m/s
9.8 %
24.1 m
68.3 %
1,014 hPa
Dec. 8th 2023 Dec. 8th 2023 max: 26.7 °C
min: 20.3 °C
13.7 m/s
20.5 m/s
10.5 %
24.1 m
62.7 %
1,012 hPa
Dec. 9th 2023 Dec. 9th 2023 max: 24.8 °C
min: 20.4 °C
33.1 m/s
43.2 m/s
13.6 %
24.1 m
70.9 %
1,015 hPa
Dec. 10th 2023 Dec. 10th 2023 max: 24.6 °C
min: 19.5 °C
34.9 m/s
48.2 m/s
20.7 %
24.1 m
69.6 %
1,014 hPa
Dec. 11th 2023 Dec. 11th 2023 max: 24.1 °C
min: 19.1 °C
24.1 m/s
34.9 m/s
22.5 %
24.1 m
63.8 %
1,013 hPa
Dec. 12th 2023 Dec. 12th 2023 max: 24.4 °C
min: 22.9 °C
14.8 m/s
19.1 m/s
48.6 %
24.1 m
62.0 %
1,014 hPa
Dec. 13th 2023 Dec. 13th 2023 max: 24.2 °C
min: 23.6 °C
13.3 m/s
13.3 m/s
17.2 %
24.1 m
60.4 %
1,015 hPa
Dec. 14th 2023 Dec. 14th 2023 max: 24.2 °C
min: 23.8 °C
20.5 m/s
24.1 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
64.7 %
1,013 hPa
Dec. 15th 2023 Dec. 15th 2023 max: 24.3 °C
min: 23.8 °C
15.5 m/s
15.8 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
59.0 %
1,010 hPa
Dec. 16th 2023 Dec. 16th 2023 max: 26.2 °C
min: 22.5 °C
22.3 m/s
23.8 m/s
21.3 %
24.1 m
54.4 %
1,009 hPa
Dec. 17th 2023 Dec. 17th 2023 max: 23.1 °C
min: 19.8 °C
22.7 m/s
23.0 m/s
100.0 %
24.0 m
59.4 %
1,012 hPa
Dec. 18th 2023 Dec. 18th 2023 max: 20.7 °C
min: 19.4 °C
44.6 m/s
45.7 m/s
100.0 %
24.1 m
61.2 %
1,016 hPa

Cruises to Espiritu Santo Island

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Scheduled ship calls in Espiritu Santo Island, Mexico
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Apr. 28th 2025 Monday, 28th of Apr. 2025 HANSEATIC inspiration 12:00 am 12:00 am

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