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Rio Lagartos Adventures

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Calle 19 134 X 14 | Ria Maya Restaurante, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
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Touch a crocodile - you can but better not

We hired one of the boats to take us on a tour around the lagoons. The owner loved the nature and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Todor Y
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Toronto
Sunset tour with mangroves and flamingos

We did the sunset flamingo tour with our knowledgeable guide Andrea. It was wonderful! We saw... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
gbochicc
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San Diego, California
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Experience The Natural Beauty of Rio Lagartos Bio-reserve,Yucatan with"Rio Lagartos Adventures". We specialize in Birdwatching,Flyfishing,Flamingo Tours,Crocodile night trips. Located at the Restaurant RIA MAYA , certified nature guides specialize in low impact eco-tourism to provide access to this beautiful wilderness. Our experienced guides are skilled in identifying the wildlife here. Flamingos,crocodiles, All time of birds . English, spanish and Italian speaking guides are available " the best in Nature Tours & eco tourism "
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mud bath” (22 reviews)
“his son” (15 reviews)
“boat tour” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle 19 134 X 14 | Ria Maya Restaurante, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

We hired one of the boats to take us on a tour around the lagoons. The owner loved the nature and showing us so many birds, fish, crocodiles, flamingos and the salt mines. We got so close to a crocodile I could touch the beast....More

Thank Todor Y
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We did the sunset flamingo tour with our knowledgeable guide Andrea. It was wonderful! We saw many different types of birds, crocodiles, even a raccoon! Andrea was so passionate and could ID all the species. The best part was towards the end, when we went...More

Thank gbochicc
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended here with Easy Tours. Its worth the journey from PCD. We saw crocodile, lots of flamingos, birds, sea creatures and maya mud :) it was a fun and relaxing adventure!

Thank Gizem R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a tour with Angel Tabasco: he was very knowledgeable and passionate about the mangroves and its wildlife. My boyfriend and I did our tour from 7 to 9:30 am and we had a great time. Highly recommend!

Thank Msznz
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We signed up for the 3 hour tour including mud baths and a quick swim at a beautiful beach. We hit traffic and were late but the owner Diego was very accommodating. Our tour guide was the son (also named Diego) who did a great...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we walked into this family restaurant and met the owner, Diego Nunoz, we felt very welcomed and at ease. Diego's daughter, Andrea, was our guide and Kevin powered the boat. The flamingoes, all the other birds, the crocidile and water were all...More

2  Thank CathyElvins
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We took a 3 hours boat ride with Angel Tabasco, a very pleasant and knowledgeable guide, and saw the wonderful nature and animals of the mangrove. He knew we talked French do he did his best to give the explaination in French. I don’t know...More

Thank Yacine E
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We took a 4 hour morning birdwatching tour with Andrea and Kevin. Andrea really knows the birds and where to find (and call them out for viewing.) Kevin ran the boat (at her direction) and kept us in great position for viewing and photographing. It...More

Thank Clancy W
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

They will tell you you will get an English speaking guide. Not true. Tbey charge 2 1/2 times more than others. The guide may speak English or may only kniw abfew words. Not worth the lies.

Thank Audrey F
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Andrea and Carlos took my husband and me out on the 4 hour photography tour this morning. This is a great time to see huge flocks of flamingos, and their ability to spot birds (and a 5 foot crocodile lazing on shore behind some branches)...More

2  Thank llheim
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leabukovac
28 April 2018|
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Response from daho2018 | Reviewed this property |
We had to pay 1800 Pesos for the boat (not per person) We went to the office in the morning without reservation. 5 minutes later the tour started.
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Jessica A
13 June 2017|
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Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes Jessica, I'm a lady in my 60's and was there Jan 2017. I took both the water birding tour and the land tour on the wildlife reserve. I stayed two nights at a comfortable room rented by Diego of Rio lagartos tours, the... More
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