Kayak in Bacalar
Enjoy a beautiful kayak tour to explore the magnificient Lagoon of Bacalar 

Gunnar is an expert guide originally from Germany. He's a nature enthusiast who's lived in Bacalar for 11 years and he knows every inch of the laguna. During this 3-hour kayaking trip, he'll teach you about the different types of mangroves and share with you all the secrets of Mexico's second largest lake. 

Together, you'll search for toucans and parrots, visit a few small coves that border the lake and swim in the rivers. During the breaks, Gunnar will treat you to delicious tropical fruits. This fabulous tour is best experienced at sunrise or sunset to enjoy the colors of the laguna and to maximize your chances of seeing the various species of birds.

Departure: 6 Am or 4 PM

Duration: 3h

English, spanish and german

Group up to 8 pers

Easy 48h cancellation policy


  • Local guide who's certified in fauna and flora

  • All the necessary equipment for the activity: spray skirt, life jacket, waterproof dry bag

  • Snack bars
  • Tropical fruits: mangoes, passion fruits
  • Bottles of water

Make sure you bring: 

  • Biodegradable sunscreen 
  • Hat/Cap 
  • Swimsuit 
  • Camera 
  • Tongues/Sneakers 
  • Sunglasses

🚙 Meeting point

Gunar will wait for you at Villas Ecotucan situated at the exit of Bacalar. You will receive all the details of the meeting point in an email.

🍃 Ecotourism Initiative

  • A guide nature lover
  • The kayak, an eco friendly way to discover the laguna without damaging its ecosystem.

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