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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
+52 1 986 100 8390
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Excellent 3 hour boat tour and lunch - highly recommend!

Diego and his family operate an excellent tour company and restaurant. This is my second tour with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bethesda, Maryland
Fun adventure road trip

We rented a car in cancun and drove to Rio lagartos very easy to get to 3..hour drive maybe even... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roger S
via mobile
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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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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Calle 19 134 X 14 | Right on the Water Front, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
+52 1 986 100 8390
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 15 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 4 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 7 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
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
Reviewed 22 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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Jessica A
12 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
3 April 2017|
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.