Sea Kayaking & Sea Turtles Expedition to Benefit Hurrican Jimena Rebuilding Efforts

San Diego, CA (PressExposure) September 12, 2009 -- Baja Expeditions the region’s leading adventure travel operator, is proud to announce that the Sea Kayaking & Sea Turtles Expedition will generate donations to help communities rebuild after Hurricane Jimena. This group tour, which runs from Nov. 3 – 10, 2009, features camping on remote islands in the Sea of Cortez and Magdalena Bay as well as participation in sea turtle research led by local members of the Grupo Tortuguero, an award-winning conservation organization.

The Grupo Tortuguero works with small coastal communities around the peninsula, many of which were hit hard by the recent hurricane. The cost of the trip includes a donation to help dedicated conservationists rebuild their homes. This trip will be in partnership with SEE Turtles (http://www.seeturtles.org), a sea turtle conservation organization and will be led by Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, one of the world’s leading sea turtle conservationists who has spent two decades protecting Baja’s wildlife.

Highlights of the Sea Kayaking & Sea Turtles Expedition include: Hands-on participation in community-based scientific monitoring of sea turtles; Camping on idyllic islands in the beautiful Sea of Cortez and Magdalena Bay; Visiting sea lion and sea bird rookeries; and Kayaking pristine waters.

Trip Details: Dates: November 3-10, 2009 Cost: $1,795 double occupancy, includes guides, activities, lodging, most meals, in-country transportation, and a donation to rebuilding efforts. Airfare not included. Website:[http://www.bajaex.com/Plan-Your-Adventure/Special-Interest-Trips/SEE-Turtle-Monitoring---Sea-Kayaking-Expedition.aspx]

About Baja Expeditions

Pioneers in the adventure travel field since 1974, Baja Expeditions (http://www.bajaex.com) is also one of Mexico's oldest and largest eco-adventure and natural history expedition operators. Working hand-in-hand with Baja's local people, we design trips that focus on ecology, preservation and education, immersing you into the rhythms of Baja's nature and culture. Our intimate knowledge of Baja allows us to keep our itineraries flexible and spontaneous, taking into consideration possible wildlife sightings, group preferences and weather. Rise at dawn or sleep in late - our accommodating staff takes care of all the details - including cooking and most camp chores so - you can spend your time relaxing and enjoying each day's exploration.


Contact:
Luis Garduno
Baja Expeditions
3096 Palm Street
San Diego CA 92104
800-843-6967
travel@bajaex.com
http://www.bajaex.com


Baja Expeditions is also one of Mexico's oldest and largest eco-adventure and natural history expedition operators.

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Press Release Submitted On: September 12, 2009 at 2:23 am
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