Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico Launches "Summer Guaycura Camp" for Children

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Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto (, Baja California South, Mexico has launched a “Summer Guaycura Camp” for kids ages 8-15. Begins July 14, 2012.

Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto (, Baja California South, Mexico, the newest luxury resort from the Villa Group, is pleased to announce “Summer Guaycura Camp” created for kids ages 8-15. Starting July 14th, there will be six week-long adventure camps throughout the summer offering children an opportunity to experience a variety of outdoor and cultural activities. The Guaycura camp is named after the native people who occupied the region before the arrival of the Spanish.

“Children will be completely engaged through a range of hands-on activities and excursions in this remote natural setting,” remarked Carlos Velasco, the resort’s activity director and camp creator. “It’s also great for parents who want to enjoy our resort’s many amenities or pamper themselves at the newly opened spa knowing their kids are having fun too.”

Families with children of all ages will appreciate the resort’s protected, private and tranquil bay which is ideal for swimming, kayaking and paddle boarding and boasts miles of sandy beaches, five pools, two restaurants, and accommodations with spacious one, two and three bedroom suites.

The Guaycura Camp activities include:

  • Nature adventure hikes, including the survival basics (including bamboo raft-making) and night-time stargazing;
  • A visit to historic Loreto and its 1697 mission;
  • Cooking classes featuring traditional Mexican cuisine and cooking over a bonfire;
  • Treasure hunt at the beach;
  • Arts and crafts;
  • Water activities, including snorkeling, kayaking and paddle boarding;
  • Aztec dance lessons for a group performance at night;
  • Awards for participation in activities.

The one-week camp fees are competitively priced starting at $699 for the first child and $650 per additional child. Flights from LAX to Islands of Loreto are available through Cal Jet beginning at $499 (taxes and fees included). Additional camp information is available at under the specials menu, or through the reservation agent.

About Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto ~ Baja’s First Million Star Resort

Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico is a secluded resort on the Sea of Cortez, off the eastern coast of the Baja peninsula overlooking Danzante Island (one of five in the region). It features 171 new, spacious, beautifully appointed one, two and three bedroom villas with balconies, stunning ocean views, mountain views, outstanding restaurants, an attentive English-speaking staff, four swimming pools, beautiful beaches and a mild and warm climate year-round.

Guests can enjoy scuba and snorkeling tours in the protected Marine Park within the five prominent Loreto Islands (Coronado island is a must), horseback riding, swimming, world-class fishing (catch a Dorado and bring it home to have a Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico chef prepare it for you), surfing, kayaking, whale watching and baking. With the free shuttle service, guests can explore the historic town at the Islands of Loreto; visit the 1697 mission that made the town famous. The area is also known for its wildlife, including the 900 species of fish off the coast and in an area that has been declared a World Heritage Site. Hotel perks include a spa and fitness center, massages, salsa dance lessons and movie nights for children.

The New York Times lists the Islands of Loreto in its Top Ten Places to go in 2011. The travel article featuring the Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico ranked first among readers. The Villa Group offers high-end, family-oriented resort vacations in idyllic settings along the Mexican coastline. Its first property of eight was Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta. Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto opened in March 2011; Paul Moreno serves as the Vice President of Operations. Website: or our toll free number (866) 209-0726.

The Islands of Loreto is known as a safe vacation destination for travel.

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