As soon as I heard about Río Lagartos, I knew I had to visit this small fishing village on the Yucatan Peninsula. I was thrilled to learn that it was located within a nature reserve, making it one...
As soon as I heard about Río Lagartos, I knew I had to visit this small fishing village on the Yucatan Peninsula. I was thrilled to learn that it was located within a nature reserve, making it one of the natural treasures of the region. On the day of the tour, I woke up early to get ready for the boat ride through the mangroves. As we set off, I was amazed by the peaceful surroundings and the diverse range of bird species that were flying around us. The pink flamingos, eagles, seagulls, pelicans, and cormorants were simply breathtaking, and I couldn't believe how close we were able to get to them. As we continued along the river, we passed under the Las Coloradas Bridge to reach the salt deposits. The pools of vibrant pink water surrounding the deposits were a sight to behold. It was fascinating to learn about the unique natural processes that cause the water to turn such a beautiful shade of pink. Afterward, we were taken to a Mayan bath where our bodies were covered in nutrient-rich clay. It was such a relaxing experience, and I could feel the clay working wonders on my skin. After the bath, we were treated to a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters of a pristine beach. It was the perfect way to cool off after the warm and humid day. Finally, we indulged in a delicious local meal consisting of fresh fish and shellfish. The flavors were simply amazing, and I couldn't get enough of the local cuisine. As I sat there, enjoying my meal and reflecting on the day, I realized how lucky I was to have experienced the wonders of Río Lagartos. It was truly a trip of a lifetime.
Rio Lagartos & Las Coloradas with Lunch
30 3月 2023
Los lugares visitados eran preciosos, el guía fue súper amable, la comida estaba súper rica y llenadora, y el transporte de ida y vuelta fue muy ameno, el conductor muy prudente al manejar