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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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Excellent tour with Diego

We signed up for the 3 hour tour including mud baths and a quick swim at a beautiful beach. We hit... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AuntLulu
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Reading, MA
Rio Legartos Adventures tour

From the moment we walked into this family restaurant and met the owner, Diego Nunoz, we felt very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CathyElvins
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Cancun, Mexico
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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” (21 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 6 days 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

1  Thank AuntLulu
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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour exceeded our expectations. carlos was a great guide. He showed us crocodiles, many beautiful birds, flamingos and the pink lakes. after the baño maya, he led us to a brilliant beach.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Carlos was our guide, he was excellent. We took the 'luxury package', that was a three hour boat ride for our family of four. We saw amazing birds and alligators. We loved the mangroves, and then went to the pink lake where you see the...More

2  Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We stayed at the lovely waterside Ria Maya Hotel our room opening out onto the waterfront and ate at the Ria Maya Restaurant - beautiful sunsets from the balcony food good and Humming Birds buzzing around the feeders. Next Morning we were up at 6am...More

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Took a tour with Diego a few days ago. We opted for a sunrise tour and would recommend you do the same. It felt like we were the only boat on the water at that time. We saw lots of beautiful birds up close, saw...More

Thank Chicken765
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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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