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Located east of the city, this fresh-water lagoon is great for viewing wildlife and engaging in water sports.
Carretera Aeropuerto | Entrada por restaurante Los Pavorreales, Acapulco 39879, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Our family rode upstream in a low riding canopy boat in what could easily pass for South American jungle. We eventually came upon a large beautiful lagoon filled with herons and flamingos. It was amazing watching the birds, some flying in formation barely above the...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A lovely boat trip through the mangrove swamp. With the tree canopy overhead it feels primeval. Hundreds of heron & other birds to watch. fun to see the local fishermen at work.

Thank letissSouthampton
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Excellent ride on the platoon boat, David/Irving (tour guides) will also have lunch prepared by the local family...which was mouth watering good!! Everything is fresh, homemade!! Must try the natural clay mask...

Thank Bennie0316
Reviewed 11 November 2017

1 hr ride to get there with great historical narrative by guide during trip. Boat ride was incredible with loads of wildlife. My lady got a mud facial from little home on the shore. Pictures of all the famous people that use her facial product...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Take a day out of your trip to leave the city/resort. This tour will expose you to so much nature. You get a great lunch, will go out for a nice long ride on a pontoon boat to look for birds and other wildlife. You...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Spent a wonderful afternoon with Captain Felix and crew travelling through the mangroves, listening to so many varieties of birds. Stopped for water lily necklaces and a mud facial. Time to try our hand at net fishing. Enjoyed seeing this beautiful side of Mexico and...More

Thank Sue_Julie
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Just came back from a great visit to Tres Palos Lagoon. I was challenged to find an activity that interested my 4 older kids who all like different activities (22, 21, 19 and 13). We went out on a boat with our tour guide Roberto...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Birds, birds, birds. Unforgettable tour. Got to try casting a fishing net and got a mud face mask. Lagoon is fascinating.

Thank deer8888
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We found safe boats to sail the lagoon at almost the end of the Barra Vieja road, right off the shore of the Restaurant "Godoy" and enjoyed a very pleasent tour where we were explained all about the lagoon, the birds island, etc. we collected...More

Thank Lizschiav
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Besides the boat ride on the lagoon, learning about turtles being an endangered species and how the people here are helping by saving the eggs from being destroyed and hatching the baby turtles to be released into the ocean in hopes of surviving and coming...More

Thank caromcg
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7 May 2018|
Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
This is a fresh water lagoon and the location for Tarzan movies filmed in the 1960s. I didn't see anyone water skiing, but I do believe people jet ski on the part of the lagoon closest to the beach.