Things to Do for the Best Day Out on the Islands of Loreto
May 1, 2015
The Islands of Loreto form an amazing destination in Baja California that attracts American and Canadian visitors throughout the year. The definitive colonial architecture and the elegant coastline views are one of the top reasons why tourists love this location. Besides the obvious beauty of this location, the Islands of Loreto contain a host of activities worth any tourist exploring.
Things to do for the best day out on the Islands of Loreto
Go to the Local Farmer’s Market
Your hotel concierge in Loreto can give you directions on how to get to the Loreto Farmer’s Market, which is located north of Loreto in Mimar. You can take home some of the freshest fruits and vegetables, and you can try out some of the local recipes. This destination is definitely worth your while if you want to make the most of your best day out on the Islands of Loreto.
See Loreto’s Cave Paintings
The Loreto cave paintings are another activity that you won’t want to miss while on your vacation in Loreto. This UNESCO-protected site has cave paintings said to have been created over 1000 years ago and are a treat to see because of their definitive markings.
Touring the Sea of Cortez
The Sea of Cortez also has lots to offer concerning beauty and charm. The beaches have clean sand that makes them very popular among tourists. The marine life in the sea is also another attraction people love to explore while in this region. You can do fishing tours here and catch a variety of fish breeds (even tuna!). This destination should be one your priority picks for your best day out on the Islands of Loreto.
Tour the Loreto National Marine Park
The Sea of Cortez is not the only spot to check out marine life. The protected Loreto National Marine Park offers its own share of marine life and flora and will become a welcomed addition to your vacation – especially if you are an animal lover!
Taste the Beach Life
Touring the various islands of Loreto is a prized bonus for your best day out on the Islands of Loreto. Just north of Loreto in Bahía de Concepción (Conception Bay) are plenty of beaches just waiting to be explored. The famous beaches Playa La Perla and Playa Coyotes are awesome to visit in the late afternoon. You can also take a two and a half mile trip by small boat or kayak from Loreto to to reach Isla Danzante
Jesuit Mission and Museum
The 400 year old colonial-style Misión Nuestra Señora de Loreto is a symbol of Loreto’s best architecture. The nearby Mission Museum has several religious artifacts that will amaze history lovers.
Villa del Palmar Loreto Timeshare and Your Vacations
December 24, 2014
Vacations are special events, weeks where you and your loved ones can simply be together for a time and enjoy sun, sea and each other. With that in mind you might wonder what precisely makes Villa del Palmar Loreto timeshare such a good fit for you.
Why Villa del Palmar?
Villa del Palmar has long been a reputable and respected timeshare provider in Cancun, Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta and the Islands of Loreto. Its points based system allows for total flexibility and its responsive, member-centric ideology often earns the company a 90% or more happiness rating in independent timeshare reviews.
Why choose a Villa del Palmar Loreto timeshare for your vacation?
For a start, Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is an environmentally aware timeshare company that supports local projects as well as runs its own recycling schemes to begin to offset the impact of tourism on Mexico’s wonderful natural landscape.
Secondly, Villa del Palmar Loreto timeshare resort offers luxury suites and services at a reasonably affordable price. This mean you get an amazing deal, given Villa del Palmar’s reputation for excellent value and high standards! Plus when you buy a Villa del Palmar Loreto timeshare your home resort will be in a veritable island paradise!
What’s so great about Loreto?
The Islands of Loreto lie in the shimmering Sea of Cortez on the Baja California Peninsula which is one of Mexico’s most breathtaking areas of natural beauty. From the stunning beaches of the Islands of Loreto to Loreto’s quaint town with its incredible Jesuit mission, there isn’t an inch of Loreto and its surroundings that fails to impress!
The Loreto’s landscape offers huge potential for adventure with wonderful mountains, rivers, rolling hills and, of course, the sea. You’ll never run out of hiking trails or beauty spots to frequent. Add to this the fact that the waters around the islands are a protected biosphere perfect for snorkelling, diving and glass bottom boat trips. It’s easy to see why the Islands of Loreto are often considered a vacation paradise by all who visit their shores!
There is no doubt that Villa del Palmar Loreto timeshare and your vacations area match made in heaven!
Golf Course to Open on the Islands of Loreto
November 26, 2014
Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto hope to be able to offer guests the chance to play a round of golf on the stunning new Danzante Bay Golf Course by the end of the year! The 7,400 yard project is being completed under the expert eyes of Rees Jones, world-renowned architect, overlooking the gorgeous waters of the Sea of Cortez.
Rees Jones Golf Course Architect
Throughout his illustrious career, Rees Jones has designed over 170 golf courses and is renowned for having an eye for detail. This 18 hole course at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is being designed to offer a challenge for avid golfers yet still be a pleasant course that fits in perfectly with its natural surroundings. Jones is working with his team at Rees Jones Golf Course Design Inc to maximize and work with the landscape of the beautiful Islands of Loreto, Danzante Bay and the Giganta Mountains. The environment is something that the Villa del Palmar in the Islands of Loreto are concerned about; in fact the resort runs quite a few ecological programs at the resort which aim to minimize the impact that tourism has upon the Islands.
Golf at the Islands of Loreto
It is hoped that the first 5 holes at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto golf course will open in December 2014. This ambitious project will have a lake at its heart, joining together 2 holes (10 and 11), green contours that will be manageable in windy conditions and sandy pockets. Paspalum turf will be used, which is perfect for the Baja California climate. The course, which will showcase sea views, streams, valleys, dunes and foothills, will be designed to suit both the casual and professional golfer.
Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto offers you the chance to play golf in the sunshine and in luxury. You can walk on the beach first thing, kayak in the afternoon, have a round on the course in the evening and, after it all, relax in the fantastic Sabila Spa with a soothing massage. What a day! Sounds good, right?
What to Expect of the Weather in Loreto
January 6, 2014
So, you are planning a vacation to Loreto and are probably wondering what clothes to pack and what the weather is going to be like. You will be pleased to know that Loreto is celebrated for its warm climate and abundance of sunny days. It is a great location to escape the cold winters of the northern hemisphere and to kick back and relax during the summer.
The climate in Loreto is officially described as desert which basically means that the climate is generally quite dry and temperatures drop at night. In the summer you can expect temperature around 88ºF (33ºC), with an average low of 77ºF (28ºC). In winter, temperatures fluctuate between 82ºF (25ºC) and 61ºF (14ºC). What this means is that during the day, Loreto offers beach weather no matter what the season.
You can expect sunny days whatever date you arrive and the skies are in fact clearest during the winter months and cloudiest during summer. The lowest number of daylight hours in winter is just under 11 while the summer months see almost 14 hours of daylight.
There is no official rainy season in Loreto and it can rain at any time of the year. However there is only an average 12 percent chance of rain which is usually classified as light or drizzle. It is a rare case where rain ruins your vacation in Loreto.
Loreto does not tend to suffer much during the Hurricane season from June to November and may experience tropical storms now and again. The wind is usually a very light breeze, making for a pleasant vacation.
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