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Address: Laguna Grande | Las Croabas, Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: +1 787-435-1665
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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One of the three bioluminescent bays in PR - others are in Vieques and in...

One of the three bioluminescent bays in PR - others are in Vieques and in SW of Island.

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Bioluminescent Bay Kayak Adventure Tour from San Juan
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Bioluminescent Kayak Adventure from San Juan
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Bioluminescent Bay Glass Bottom Kayak Tour from San Juan

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Disappointing, Bioluminescence not very bright

Went on kayak tour to see the bioluminescence but saw very little light. Somme pictures show this to be very bright but during our tour it was very light. They say that it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went on kayak tour to see the bioluminescence but saw very little light. Somme pictures show this to be very bright but during our tour it was very light. They say that it wasn't high season for viewing.

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Queens, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did my tour with Glass Bottom through Bespoke. It was dark so it was the perfect time. It's a long canal to paddle through so you might get tired or your arms might hurt. The canal has a funny smell too. Anyway, I must have gone there on a good night because that water was glowing. It's all about... More 

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Puerto Rico, Caribbean
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the Bioluminescent Bay for the first time to take a Brazilian coworker and the place is just amazing. You arrive in Fajardo and from there you go to the Bay kayaking. The best time is when there is no moon.

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Lewes, Delaware
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whatever used to happen in this bay no longer does. Our tour was via GSI Group Serives, booked by the Concierge at Condado Plaza Hilton. They pack groups of inexperienced kayakers into this bay and there is nothing to see. No glow at all. For this amount of money?

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Delphos, Ohio
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We did this with Dragonfly Adventures.........you couldn't see the glow unless you were under a tarp with a group and even then you could BARELY see it. NOTHING like the pictures. Complete waste of money

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3 Thank wurttleluv
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had much higher expectations for this. The glow wasn't quite what we thought it would be and the return kayak through the bay in the dark was kind of chaos. Fajardo was also not quite the beach town I thought it would be. Overall - i think this tour is likely overrated.

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2 Thank Deanna G
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place used to be beautiful, but now due to high traffic and many sightseeing tours the bay is losing its bioluminesence. The bacteria are being disrupted at the hands of humans trying to showcase their reactive colors by swimming in the waters as a way to show tourists and locals the pretty colors. Hopefully this gets repaired and the... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour service was Bio Bay. They limit the number of passengers per tour to six people. The boat ride to Bio Bay goes through a channel that has salt water vegetation on the seaward side and fresh water vegetation on the other side. We saw numerous Iguana, Sponges, Birds, and Jelly Fish on the ride going into and coming... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was expecting much more. To be fair we went on the 6:00pm tour. So we had to wait a bit before it was dark enough to trrryyy to see anything. And be prepared its work getting out there. My parents ages 71 and 69 cancelled at the last minute. Good thing,because it takes some rowing getting out there. Was really... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we would visit Puerto Rico when I was younger we always came here ! I found it amazing when I was younger. It's cool to do, there certain times of the month that it's best to visit ! There's a ton of place that offer rides to this attraction, you can even go kayaking and have a more... More 

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