This is a cultural trip into Jesuit missionaries' past legacy that founded the real Baja historical grounds. We will drive you on a air-conditioned van to trip back down the mountain roads to enjoy Sierra de la Giganta's amazing views where "the jewel of Baja Missions await timeless to be discover.

Our expert guide will take you through the cobblestone town streets to briefly explain several points of interest, including the insightful visit of the ancient Unesco San Javier Jesuit mission site and California's oldest olive tree orchard, behind the church´s organic gardens, and typical traditional lifestyle of the Sierra Giganta hinterland.

To explore the local surroundings along the way and picture above grounds on the Sierra will give us an excellent excuse besides to visit a local ranch and a great finale with delicious “homemade - ranchero style" lunch of regional cuisine.

Inclusions:

•Transportation A/A van

•Lunch set menu local restaurant

•Experience guide

•Bottled water & refreshments


We suggest bringing to this excursion :

•Comfortable clothes, walking shoes

•Sunglasses, hat or cap & camera - smart phone.

•Sunscreen

•$ for souvenirs (ATMS not available in San Javier town)

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•$ Gratuities are extra - are not included on this package

•Note: It is necessary to bring $ cash for extra expenses


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San Javier Mission tour photo galery

availability

Monday to Saturday

Duration: 4 hours


Departure places & hours

Loreto town areas:

8:30 am


Lobby del Villa del Palmar

Departure: 8:00 am


PACKAGES OPTIONS

FULL PACKAGE MEALS INCLUDED

Adult passengers

-Children half price-


FAQ´s ABOUT san javier mission tour

  • What´s San Javier Mission Tour ?

**ANSWER.-It is a cultural tour where you can appreciate the second most important and best preserved mission in all of California. The interesting thing is to appreciate the country life of ranching and the cultural legacy of the Jesuits. It is definitely an excursion to enjoy mountain scenery, culture and good food.


  • How long does it last the Javier Mission Tour?

**ANSWER.-Normally it takes (4) hours since it will take us 40 minutes from Loreto to get to the San Javier mission. Continuous stops are made to appreciate the culture and spectacular scenery.


  • What type of transport do you offer for this tour?

**ANSWER.-We offer an air-conditioned vehicle, usually a 12-seater van. We also offer more tailor made tours, private groups, etc.


  • Are they any restroom or WC stops on this tour?

**ANSWER.- Yes, when arriving to San Javier town and along the tour stops they also have restroom facilities.


  • Do the vehicule we are transport for the tour has passenger insurance ?

**ANSWER.-Yes, this is part of the local and Mexican regulations for turism.

It is include on your tour.


  • Do you customize your tours?

**ANSWER.-Yes, it all depends on the number and size of the group as well as the food and beverages requirements. We may adapt to your needs and provide you with a free quote under no obligation.


  • Do I need to pay the entrance fee to acces the San Javier Mission church?

**ANSWER.-No, it is not necessary since this entrance is included in the excursion.

There is also a museum of San Javier and that is not included. Admission is only $35 pesos Mxn (about $2 Usd per person and your entrance is optional.


  • Do you provide food & beverages in this tour ?

**ANSWER.- Yes, it is included a complementary delicious ranchero local style lunch - set menu - in the town of San Javier, as well as bottled water and soft drinks.


  • Are the driver or guide bilingual ?

**ANSWER.- Although in Loreto we love to work with tourism and we have a little lack of English language skills, on our tours we try to provide you with crew that have for this tour at least enough english language skills to offer you the best possible experience. Around 70 - 80 % spoken.


  • How much is it customary to tip the driver or guide?

**ANSWER.-We greatly appreciate your willingness to compensate those who provide the tours. What is customary would generally be 10 to 15% of the cost of the activity or excursion either per person or for the total amount. Please note that although knowing gratuities are not included in the service with the purchase of the tour or excursion, the tip is an extra generosity - it is not mandatory.


  • What do you suggest to bring to the excursion to be more comfortable?

**ANSWER.-

Comfortable clothes, walking shoes

Sunglasses, hat or cap & camera - smart phone.

Sunscreen

$ for souvenirs (ATMS not available in town)

Smile

$ Gratuities are extra - are not included on this package

Note: necessary to bring $ cash for extra expenses


  • Do you have other types of rentals or services on this tour that we can rent?

**ANSWER.- Yes we may provide the following rentals :

> Sports camera

> Photography and video or purchase edited video if available in the tour or asked upon request.

**These are extra charged and subject to availability.

Learn more about the options we offer click on the following link >>

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