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Bioluminescent Lagoon Boat Ride and Swim from Puerto Escondido provided by Eco Adventures Puerto Escondido

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Bioluminescent Lagoon Boat Ride and Swim from Puerto Escondido

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Overview
Manialtepec Lagoon is one of the few places in the world where you can experience the natural phenomenon of bioluminescence and lies just outside of Puerto Escondido. tour, visit the lagoon at night for a thrilling boat cruise, enjoy incredible views of the glowing plankton, and have chance to swim in the illuminated waters.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Laguna de Manialtepec
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Puerto Escondido
    Stop: 15 minutes
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Highlights
  • Stunning views of the world’s only bioluminescent bays
  • Discover how and why the natural phenomenon occurs
  • Swim in the lagoon surrounded by glowing plankton
  • Hassle-free round-trip transfers from Puerto Escondido
Important Information
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Local driver/guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned van
  • Boat
  • Life jacket
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Laguna de Manialtepec
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Make sure to bring a bathing suit and a towel
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Infant seats only available on request
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Julia Z wrote a review 13 Apr
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I strongly recommend this tour. Booking and communicating with the staff was easy. The guide Efrain was knowledgeable. He was 30 minutes behind the schedule so we got a discount. It was an unforgettable experience that cannot be captured by a camera. Just do it.
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suzannes62 wrote a review Mar 2021
Austin, Texas16 contributions4 helpful votes
Our guide Efrin was prompt and super knowledgeable about this wonderful Lagoon and the bioluminescent waters. We were there on a perfect night and we all had such a cool experience. This was the second adventure we did with Eco Adventures Puerto Escondido and we will continue
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Bonnie L wrote a review Feb 2021
california114 contributions74 helpful votes
Many tour agencies sell tickets for this popular attraction. I booked with Tony Tours in Zicatela Beach. Pick up was prompt and efficient. I went on a moonless night and truly we saw thousands of stars. Swimming in the lagoon is fun: great water temperature and soothing.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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im20agn wrote a review Jan 2021
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico15 contributions8 helpful votes
Picked up on time at our by our guide Efrin who drove us to the lagoon for an amazing swim among the plankton. Totally worth it.
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Jamal F wrote a review Dec 2020
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Kiko was the best tour guy we could have asked for. He was very hospitable and took time to get to know each person in our group. Everyone enjoyed his charm and energetic personality. In addition to Kiko being great, the tour itself was magical in a sci-fi way. Swimming in the
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Amazing Views & Workout!
After over a year and a half of not being on a bike I was super excited to get back in the saddle and this 30Km rou
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Unforgettable Experience
This tour is definitely worth it! Partly, depending what you see it's all luck (because wildlife) but the service t
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Dolphin and Whale tour
Had an incredible time! Nice dudes - very patient and knowledgable. Would definitely recommend to all my friends
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Dolphins and Whales - so Amazing!
Amazing experience AND we came upon (well our guide was looking for one and found it) a mother Whale and her calf.
lexiejorod
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A magical experience
We just went on this tour last week and it was pure magic. We were a group of 3 families with kids ranging in age
Paul W
Paul W
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Magical Experience
This was a really magical experience. Our guide Efrain was great and it was good to see the whole process of how th
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Special evening freeing the turtles
This was an amazing experience. It was clear that our guide Ephraim really cared about the turtles ans was extremel
KarenPricken
KarenPricken
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Perfect kayak tour!
Had a fantastic kayak tour with our guide Kiko. The whole day was perfect from start to finish, Kiko is super knowl
hayesbraxton
hayesbraxton
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Amazing ride with Efrain to the Hot Springs!
We couldn’t be happier with our trip up to the hot springs with Efrain! He was very knowledgeable about the birds i
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Powered Paragliding
Must do!!! This will be the best view you will ever get of Puerto Escondido!!! The pilots are very friendly and mak
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Awesome experience
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Baltazarturo
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Amazing experience.
I had never tried horse trekking before and it was awesome. The entire tour is beautiful, the landscapes, the hot s
Alex5021989
Alex5021989
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Strongly recommend!
Strongly recommended! All well organized. I was picked up by very nice Mexican driver, all was great!
benfriedlander
benfriedlander
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Horse back riding
literally the best tour in PE the horses were amazing the comp’d meal was unreal we had a freaking blast!!
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WOW!
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