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Address: Punta Banda, Ensenada Municipality, Mexico
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Roughly translated as "the snorter," this underwater cave...

Roughly translated as "the snorter," this underwater cave regularly sucks in sea water and spits it out the cave's top drenching visitors to the site.

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La Bufadora Tour in Baja California
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We did this excursion off of the cruise ship with 2 adults, 2 kids. It was pretty nice and intimate and the guides were great. You should know that the kayaking out TO La... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Going to the La Bufadora was an icing on the cake treat for our last day in Ensenada for my family vacation. The beautiful landscape along the shore and its breathtaking view... is priceless. We enjoyed watching the Blow Hole Geyser, the street vendors for some souvenirs, restaurants... all highly recommended. BTW, despite people telling us not to drive down... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit! Its bit of a drive but has always been worth it. There's quite a bit of shops before you physically get to see the Bufadora. My boyfriend loves to buy their roasted nuts since there willing to roast them right in front of him so he can have them warm.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes since it has been about 2 or 3 years since my last visit I just had to make the run out from Ensenada to show my friends. As it was December 24th, 2016 and had rained the night before we still had to try hoping that the rain would let up. Made our way out early (11 AM) with... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did this excursion off of the cruise ship with 2 adults, 2 kids. It was pretty nice and intimate and the guides were great. You should know that the kayaking out TO La Bufadora requires some effort. Not difficult, but moderate. We did have a great time on this trip.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably my 5th or 6th visit to La Bufadora, it is touristy but is fun. Went with another couple who had never been and we all enjoyed the time together. Saturday's are rough because the cruise ship is in and the street vendors are very aggressive, I have been there on non cruise ship days and it is more relaxing.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The coastal line in La Bufadora is a natural beauty in Ensenada, Baja California. I have no words to express my feeling about this place, these people they are simply wonderful. A long drive from San Diego crossing the Tijuana border to reach this place is just mesmerizing, 100 miles drive is just like floating in the cloud. The weather... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Our trip to la buffadora was part of an all day excursion from a cruise ship. La buffadora is an hour bus ride up into the mountains. The guide was, as can be expected, well informed and amusing. Once there, it's a few hundred meters of junk shops, leather goods stores, fake silver stalls and restaurants of questionable cleanliness. At... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

La Bufadora is a great natural phenomenon to see, that you can only see it in very few places in the world. But the place was very dirty, the people from the shops were all over you to the point that was vey annoying. Last visit from me to the place.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Instead of reserving an excursion on the cruise, we decided to take a shuttle to downtown. Once over there, there was a window that sold local tours to the "Blowhole" for $15 (with $5 coupon passed out by the tour guide). The attraction was amazing and there were a lot of shops on both sides of the walkway. The only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

I wasn't sure what to expect but Rigo, our tour guide was great. He was very informative, friendly & comical. He gave us a lot of history. La Bufadora may not be much to look at, but the scenic drive and destination is amazing. Beautiful area. Shopping was great if you know how to wheel n deal. I would definitely... More 

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