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Rio Lagartos Adventures

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Calle 19 134 X 14 | Right on the Water Front, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
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A Fun Way to Spend a Day!

We visited the eco-park here and enjoyed the visit very much. From the boat ride thru the... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Brian S
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Fort Mohave, Arizona
Beauty of the BioReserve

I spent 5 days in Rio Lagartos and my tour of the BioReserve was by far the most beautiful... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Stacie227
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle 19 134 X 14 | Right on the Water Front, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We visited the eco-park here and enjoyed the visit very much. From the boat ride thru the mangroves to the lunch at the end of the tour, we enjoyed all aspects of the visit. We saw lots of water birds (cormorants, pelicans, flamingos, egrets, etc.),...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I spent 5 days in Rio Lagartos and my tour of the BioReserve was by far the most beautiful experience! I booked the 3 hour Deluxe Flamingo Tour through Rio Lagartos Adventures and Diego Jr. was my guide for the morning. Diego Jr. was polite,...More

4  Thank Stacie227
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We drove up to Rio Lagartos from Cancun the night before our tour. The roads were in good shape and signage was fairly good, but fine when complemented by our phone GPS. Our tour started with two cups of coffee brought to us at 7...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

After asking around the jetty for a boat & a guide with reasonable English we were directed to Jorge Nunez with his boat "Jorge & Diego". His English is near perfect, his gentle humour wonderful and his tour was excellent. Thoroughly recommend.

4  Thank Wayly
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We arranged a tour on Saturday for the Sunday morning at 6:30. The sun was just above the horizon and we were the only boat on the water. We spotted lost of different birds starting their day with eating their breakfast. Then the guide spotted...More

Thank Michel d
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

When we first arrived in Mexico we were not even sure if our rooms for the night and our tours were booked. Despite several emails and phone calls we didn't receive a definitive reply that we were indeed booked. Fortunately the places we stayed prior...More

1  Thank Richzooie
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Our vacataion planning experience with Rio Lagartos Advanrtures was quite disappointing. We'd visited their website and thought we'd like to stay in their lodgings a couple of nights, dine at the restaurant, and take the tour. Well, I don't know what's going on with Diego...More

2  Thank TR26
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We booked the Flamingo Deluxe Tour and as we decided to head out early in the morning it made sense to also stay in Rio Maya for the night. This worked out perfectly for our group (4 friends and one 10month baby). We enjoyed a...More

3  Thank edel k
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

We bookend the deluxed tour to the flamingo's, which gives you more time to watch the flamingo's. There are plenty, but it is nice to watch them for some time. Our guide gave us a lot of information and was respectful of nature. Nice combination...More

Thank Frank R
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

We arranged a tour with Diego for 6:30 a.m. We waited 45 minutes, no show. Then a guy showed up and said his alarm didn't go off. He started readying a boat. Neither the boat nor the guide looked very professional. We decided it was...More

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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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jbird2017
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Response from msmerz | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We stayed in that area first and drove to Rio Lagartos. The roads were very good - the toll road is best to use. We thought it was an easy drive.
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