Río Lagartos & Las Coloradas
The paradise for birdwatching lovers
Let Diego and his team of certified guides take you on a private boat tour deep into the heart of the fauna and flora of the Yucatán.
Home to 397 bird species, the Río Lagartos ecosystem is a prime location for observing and getting to know these feathered creatures. Throughout the tour, your eyes will be treated to the visually delightful display of birds in flight, flamingo colonies and stretches of mangroves.
You’ll end the tour with a swim in the famous pink lake, better known as “Las Coloradas”, followed by a Maya mud bath.
* Being wild and in their natural habitats, seeing every animal is not guaranteed.
Exit: 7AM / 9AM / 3PM
Groups: Groups 1-6 people
languages: Espagnol, Anglais
Departure from Río Lagartos
Departure from Río Lagartos in lancha, at sunset (various times available).
Visit the mangroves
Visit the mangroves and observe birds and other animals living there. You will especially be able to observe pink flamingos colonies between April and September.
Visit of Las Coloradas
Visit the famous pink lakes of Las Coloradas and finish with a Mayan mud bath to purify your skin.
End of the activity and come back to the village of Río Lagartos.
Included in the itinerary
Entrance fees to all visited sites are included in our price.
Private certified guide
An expert, local, English-speaking guide will join you during this tour.
Boat (lancha) transportation is included in our price.
Comfortable clothes and shoes, Hat, Sunglasses, Swimwear, Towel
Camera / GoPro
Eco-friendly sunscreen and insect repellent
A bit of cash if you want to tip your guide
Bottle of water
Paco or Diego will wait for you at the meeting point, located directly on the pier near the Ria Maya restaurant.