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Parque Natural Ria Lagartos

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“boat trip” (13 reviews)
“mud bath” (12 reviews)
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Rio Lagartos, Mexico
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"boat trip"
in 13 reviews
"mud bath"
in 12 reviews
"nature reserve"
in 3 reviews
"small boat"
in 4 reviews
"bird watching"
in 5 reviews
"their natural habitat"
in 3 reviews
"hour tour"
in 5 reviews
"las coloradas"
in 5 reviews
"nice tour"
in 2 reviews
"bird species"
in 2 reviews
"black hawk"
in 4 reviews
"three hours"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful guide"
in 2 reviews
"pink flamingos"
in 2 reviews
"small village"
in 2 reviews
"salt lake"
in 2 reviews
"the main attraction"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very nice way to spend some time on the water. You can see a few spots with loads of flamingos. This would be the main attraction of the boat trip that you take from Rio Lagartos. However, I took it not only for...More

Thank Jaroslaw B
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very nce day. There are many flamingo's at this time. We did a late afternoon early evening and saw many egrets, herins, crocodiles, and a black hawk as well as many, many flamingos! We booked our trip though Hotel Pasada Merci where...More

Thank Audrey F
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We stayed in Rio Lagartos for one night. It's a small village with good local dining options and beautiful place to watch sunset over the water. We arranged a tour to the estuary (Ria) next morning as our hotel Villa De Pescadores staff connected us...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Interested in Wildlife... then you have to stay at the Ria Maya hotel on the waterfront the owner Diego is undoubtedly the wildlife guro of the area both on the lagoons and surrounding area . Simply the best

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We took a boat trip into the parque. Saw many hundreds of flamingos as well as other water and land birds. An enjoyable three hours in the early morning.

Thank Heather P
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We went to Rio Lagartos on the river tour. I founf the toue extremely different than the one we took in Celestun to see the flamingos. This tour was approx 3 hours. Alot of time was spent just getting to where the flamingos were. I...More

1  Thank colleen_stewart1
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Incredible views! Loved the mangrove, excellent for bird watching, we even saw a cocodrile! Our tour guide took us to Las Coloradas and it was an amazing experience, pink flamingos, pink waters! I totally recommend it! After the tour go to Valladolid to have lunch...More

Thank Marie O
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We made the long drive from Merida and rented a boat from San Felipe and therefore had a longer boat ride than if we had left from Rio Lagartos. It was windy and the water was a bit choppy on the way out but much...More

Thank _elaine_jsm_
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Really interesting tour. We went w one of the local boats and had an amazing time. Blue skies, beers and birds! Flamingos, black eagles, egrets, ospreys, pelicans and even several crocs! Well worth the money (don't pay more than 1000-1200 pesos tops - though drinks...More

Thank John6601
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

I took this day tour from Merida, about 2.5 hours drive. We arrived first by the salt area where the water is pink from algae. Then we drove to the water area that has the natural wildlife and habitat for many fauna, garzon tigre, Aquila...More

1  Thank Indiana_Jonesse
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YKL
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
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YKL
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
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