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“mud bath”(23 reviews)
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“diego nunez”(25 reviews)
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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Calle 19 134 X 14 | Ria Maya Restaurante, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
+52 1 986 100 8390
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Diego and his family runs a well organized, professional, knowledgeable boat tour and restaurant. I did the 3 hours boat tour with a few friends, had an amazing time and learned about birds and alligators! Our Guide was patient and friendly and warm, and he...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Diego and his family operate an excellent tour company and restaurant. This is my second tour with Diego (separated by 5 years). Each was wonderful and different. The first was during the flamingo season so there were many hundreds of flamingos and other birds. As...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We rented a car in cancun and drove to Rio lagartos very easy to get to 3..hour drive maybe even more we didn't keep track of time gas stations all the way fruit stands taco stands. Then we got to Rio lagartos it's a quiet...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Diego and his family fa well run operation. This is our second time fishing from their hotel and both experiences we're perfect. Accommodations neat and on the fishing dock ready to leave in the morning.

Thank Steven K
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

Thank Brian S
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
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This tour was awesome. I was reluctant to drive 3 hours but pleasantly surprised. The pink lakes alone were well worth it all. As for the different species of birds, we didn't see too many. Maybe an off day? Our tour guide, Damian was great!...More

Thank Nikki P
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

Thank Elton S
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
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

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28 April 2018|
Response from JMR33397 |
Yes, they are still open
Lea B
28 April 2018|
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Response from Roger S | Reviewed this property |
25 30 dollars per person get there early in the morning. Tours all day guys on sidewalk soliciting. Great experience. Lot of alligators. Nice birds and of course the pink water lagoon with thousands of flamingos
Jessica A
13 June 2017|
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Response from T2427NFhelenh | 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