THE BEST & MOST EXPERIENCED FOR SMALL GROUP TRIPS ON THE COPPER CANYON TRAIN.

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Contact Info     Welcome! This site is full of current info on our small group Copper Canyon trips. If you have a question or need help on trips, contact Dave today at 217.369.9897 or davehensleigh@gmail.com.

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This one is a once in a lifetime trip including the incomparable Copper Canyon–the train, views, Raramuri culture–plus an up close immersion into the gray whale at the birthing areas in Baja. And all of this at discounted pricing!

We are partnering with our friends at Panterra in Baja for this special offer–and space is limited.

Info is below–call Dave today for more info and registration- davehensleigh@gmail.com or 217.369.9897

Copper Canyon train tour

The Copper Canyon train will be at the heart of the first part of your trip–one of the world’s great railways!

DATES for COPPER CANYON JOURNEY:

Feb 18-22, 2017

Feb 18- arrive Chihuahua City (CUU) and overnight in Creel–explore nearby Raramuri villages, rock formations and enjoy the local food.
Feb 19, 20- Room with a view in Divisadero area–two days to experience local culture, hike the trails, shush down the world renowned zipline/gondola, and relax with a drink above the canyons ((D,B,L,D,B)
Feb 21- train through canyons to El Fuerte–the incredible train with 86 tunnels and 39 bridges and then evening at the cozy Rio Vista Lodge.
Feb 22- flight to La Paz to join the Whale Journey

Gray Whales birthing....all in Baja.

Gray Whales and their young will be the feature of the second part of the trip.

DATES for the WHALES JOURNEY:

Feb. 22 – 26, 2017


TRIP HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 2 night stay at the 7 Crown Hotel Malecon, La Paz
  • 3 days/2 nights at the “Eco Camp” on the shores of Magdalena Bay (gray whale birthing lagoons)
  • whale watching and encounters
  • explore the mangrove lagoons
  • hike through sand dunes exploring the flora and fauna
  • beachcomb the Pacific side of the Baja

For your continued journey may we recommend the following add-on to your trip (Feb. 26 – 28):

Pricing for Copper and the Whales:

$2,135 USD for the nine day trip

$2,430 USD including the three day extension

 

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