Whale Watching in Rocky Point Mexico
Whale watching in Rocky Point Mexico -- No, this is not a photo shop trick on the computer or taken by a National Geographic photographer on a whale watching expedition in Alaska. This is a beautiful shot taken from a 38 ft. Catamaran, called Gato Loco on the Sea of Cortez in Mexico by part time resident Gillian Panasewicz on Friday, February1, 2012.
Yes, you too, could go whale watching on your weekend vacation to Puerto Penasco, Mexico nicknamed Rocky Point and you might be lucky enough to catch a few glimpses of these enormous creatures and guess what? ..You don’t have to travel to Alaska or some other far away destination.
Only a 4 hour drive from Phoenix, Arizona, this charming seaside town sits at the top of the Sea of Cortez and offers abundance in natural beauty with soft sand beaches and sea life ready to present an amazing show. Inexpensive accommodations are available from hotels to luxury condos on the beach.