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Parque Natural Ria Lagartos

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Rio Lagartos, Mexico
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Rio Lagartos, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a boat trip early in the morning and it was totally worth it. We saw lots of flamingos and orther birds.

1  Thank Bonitatravelblog
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

RUTA FLAMINGO: call Martin Aguiñaga. His card is on the pics of this review. He is the best tour guide in town! He really goes out of his way to make you comfortable and to make your dreams of flamingo watching come true. We saw...More

1  Thank Leonora G
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This was such a great tour to do and very peaceful to be surrounded by nature and fresh air. We took two boats out at 8am and toured the mangroves. It was amazing to see all the flamingos, diving ducks, eagles etc. and we were...More

Thank Ursula H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We hired a taxi for the day (1100 pesos, probably a rip-off...), and left Valladolid at 7:30 in the morning. Upon arrival in Rio Lagartos, a guide spotted us and took us to the river. We arranged a 2 hour boat trip in the mangrove...More

Thank Mer21maid
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Let's give Mexico credit for doing one thing right; maintaining this fabulous location as a nature preserve. The unique ecology and fabulous diversity of wildlife are kept for all to enjoy, and the little nearby communities are managing to put together some solid tourism businesses...More

Thank TR26
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Spent a marvelous couple of hours on a boat to see the wildlife at this wonderful nature reserve. Saw lots of birds, a massive crocodile and of course the flamingos all in their natural habitat. Our guide (arranged by the hotel) was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank Sarah-Mick
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Beautiful, serene, so much wildlife to behold. I saw a wide variety of birds, including the Flamingos as well as crocodiles-very exciting!

Thank Moira H
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

In late April I had an ecotour with 4 friends in Rio Lagartos! Staying in Merida, we had to start our journey at 0800! It took around 2 hour more to arrive from Merida to Rio Lagartos! Then we got on a boat for 2...More

Thank moonlyw
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The number of flamingos you will be able to see on your trip depends on the time of year you visit. The flamigos travel between Ria Lagartos and Celestún for breeding.

Thank ModernYucatan
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We arranged it the day before from the hotel ( perico marinero) We took the earliest tour we could arrange. At 8 am we left, but they do go out earlier if you request it. There really is no big difference in the cost of...More

1  Thank Martini_in_Paris
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16 April 2017|
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Response from MissyMM21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Actually, I found the guide downtown in the tourist information office and they gave me a great price for the tour boat ( we were two my mom and Myself). I tried to get a tour boat at the lighthouse store and they called... More
16 April 2017|
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Response from Karla G | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I don't have the contact of my guide. There are many there that may be available. There are no bathrooms or restaurants so I don't know if it's a good idea to take children. Near by there is a small village with... More