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Sailing tour - Bacalar
We'll wait for you at the dock of the Hotel Villa Esmeralda, also known as "Arab house". The captain will introduce himself to the group and give the necessary information and instructions to fully enjoy the experience. ¡The adventure begins! We'll start our tour navigating through the Cenote Esmeralda, and we'll continue in the direction of the Sanctuary of Stromatolites, who represent the oldest way of life on earth. Our next stop will be the Abandoned Hotel. Here you will have enough time to explore the area and swim. ¡Time for a delicious fruit snack! We love to pamper them. That is why the captain will wait for you on the boat with a tray full of the best seasonal fruits. We continue our journey to reach the last site before returning to the dock. South beach, where the blue tones and swimming in warm and crystalline water will make you love Bacalar forever.
Sailing Tour Bacalar/ Laguna Adventures
La experiencia consta de un tour en una cómoda y segura embarcación tipo velero monocasco a lo largo de nuestra hermosa Laguna de los 7 colores de Bacalar, en el cual los participantes podrán disfrutar y conocer los lugares más interesantes y relevantes dentro de la laguna, durante un tiempo de 3 horas, pudiendo seleccionar entre los horarios de las 11 am o las 3 pm, acompañados en todo momento por nuestros colaboradores; los capitanes y marineros, quienes son unos profesionales oriundos de Bacalar, quienes harán que disfrutes de ésta magnífica aventura. El recorrido inicia en el cenote esmeralda, el cenote más extenso de la laguna, con una increíble vista desde la torre mirador de nuestra marina, acto seguido navegarán a lo largo y ancho de la laguna, admirando la belleza de las diferentes tonalidades de la laguna; posteriormente visitan el cenote negro, considerado el más profundo de la Laguna, además visitan la isla de las aves, en la cual podrán observar variedad de aves y vegetación de la zona, en la que tendrán un espacio para nadar, disfrutar de la fruta fresca de temporada, agua y hielo. El tour continúa con la visita del histórico canal de los piratas o en su caso, de la zona sur de la laguna, en donde las aguas son aún más cristalinas y azules, teniendo un segundo espacio para nadar y relajarse aún más, y posteriormente finalizar en nuestro punto de inicio.
Explore cenotes and bacalar history
La experiencia incluye transporte Marítimo el cual nos permite llegar a los cenotes donde se narra hacerca de su formación, profundidad, estructura, se hacen inmerciones de snorkel para poder apreciar sus paredes, flora y fauna. Al llegar a la zona de estromatolito se explica su formación, la importancia de cuidarlos por los beneficios que ellos aportan a la laguna. En la zona de manglar se describe su importancia para el ecosistema lagunar, donde podremos observar aves migratorias y de la region, en esta parte de la experiencia nos tomaremos un tiempo para degustar un poco de fruta de temporada, al visitar el canal por donde se comunica la laguna hacia el mar. Comentando la historia naval que ocurrió en la época de la piratearía en bacalar, poniendo énfasis en la construcción del fuerte que defendió al pueblo de los ataques de piratas, y las rutas de comercio tanto españolas como inglesas. Por ultimo se visita un área en la que se puede ver la presencia de un humedal, describiendo por que es importante conservarlo para preservar el habitad de la flora y fauna del lugar. Otros aspectos destacables En todo momento el trato es personalizado. Y me adapto a las abilidades y aptitudes de cada viajero.
Live Bacalar on Kayak Transparent
Se parte de esta gran experiencia remando en el mejor lugar, Bacalar ; un recuerdo que no olvidaras. Iniciamos remando hacia el canal de los piratas mientras observamos el cielo y las estrellas, si tenemos suerte veremos estrellas fugaces, cruzaremos el canal de los piratas mientras contemplamos el mágico amanecer de Bacalar, para visitar la laguna mariscal y conocer un lugar especial llamado los manglares, donde apreciaremos paz, flora y fauna nativa del lugar creando recuerdos inolvidables. Remar es fácil y divertido, cuando regresemos nos despediremos con un desayuno que incluye , pan, fruta local y cafe especial para iniciar un nuevo día. Otros aspectos destacables Ofrecemos, Fotos, video con Go Pro, bolsa seca ,en dado caso de solicitar transporte solicitarlo con anticipación.
Laska Moja Sailing Tours on the lagoon Bacalar
Welcome to the page Laska Sailing Tour Experience. We invite everyone on a unique lagoon trip on our sailboat Laska Moja. We will start from the marina of Papitos, where the captain will give you safety instructions and give each member a lifejacket. When everyone is safely settled and instructed, the trip can begin! The first stop will be on the canals of pirates. After swimming we will sail south, where you will see the cenotes, which are part of the lagoon. There you will have plenty of time to swim, explore the surroundings and also refresh yourself with the local seasonal fruit, which will be served to you by the captain. The last stop will be at Isla de los pajaros, where you will be able to observe various species of birds. During the trip, the captain will explain to you about the ecosystem of the lagoon, cenotes and about the history of the town. He will also share with you stories that spread among the locals and also his personal experience of the lagoon as well he can also recommend you where to get best tacos in town ;). We will end the trip at the same place where it started. Sailing on the lagoon is a magical moment of connection with nature and you are going to fall in love with this place and you will want to do it again and again.
Sailing tour/ Laguna Adventures Bacalar / Afternoon
Iniciamos desde la emblemática "Casa Árabe", un lugar con una de las mejores vistas panorámicas de la laguna, al llegar se te entrega tu chaleco salvavidas, el cual es obligatorio, para después abordar a la embarcación tipo velero monocasco, en el que conocerás a tu capitán y su marinero, quienes conforman parte del equipo Laguna Adventures Bacalar, y son conocedores de la laguna, locales que te harán sentir como si tú también fueras de Bacalar. El primer punto a visitar será el cenote negro, con aproximadamente 170 metros de profundidad, te sorprenderán sus aguas oscuras y leyendas que en él se cuentan, (también es conocido como cenote de la bruja), acto seguido nos dirigimos al canal de los piratas, un símbolo histórico de nuestro bello Bacalar, en el que además de conocer su historia, podrás disfrutar de sus aguas cristalinas y poco profundas en sus orillas. Continuamos hacia la isla de los pájaros, zona protegida en la que, dependiendo de la temporada, podrás aprecias diversas especies de fauna y flora que habitan en la laguna y sus alrededores, así como también verás de lejos los estromatolitos, que le brinda oxigeno a nuestra hermosa laguna, y nos detendremos a nadar, tomar algunas fotos y disfrutar de la fruta, unas aguas y cervezas en una bella playa. Por último nos adentramos al cenote más grande en diámetro, el esmeralda, en el que concluimos este mágico recorrido.
Sailing adventures with Sailing Maya Adventours
Your captains (Osvaldo & Andres) know the lake by heart. We will bring you to the part with the most clear colors, some cenotes, isla de los pájaros and canal de los pirates. There will be enough time to swim, relax and take amazing photos. All of the above while enjoy a drink, fresh fruit picnic and good music. Sailing Maya Adventours is very flexible and we can customize the experience. Sunrise to have an unforgettable start of your day; making new memories with your family, an afternoon with beautiful sunset and friends, your love or a big group: everything is possible! With respect for the lake and love for the wind. All of our 3hr experiences are unique, personal and with the goal to give you an amazing time in Bacalar.
Sail Away- Hobie Cat Tour durch die Lagune der sieben Farbe
Wir starten unsere Tour in der Marine Papitos. Von dort aus, ist unser erster Halt der Piraten Kanal - dort erzählen wir Dir die wahren Geschichten der Pirats of the Caribbean. Hier hast du auch die Möglichkeit Dich im klaren Wasser der Lagune zu erfrischen. Unser nächster Halt ist die Cenote Negro. Erfahre hier mehr über das Naturphänomen der Cenoten und der Stomaliten in Bacalar. Bei unserem nächsten Stopp, der Cenote Esmeralden machen wir eine kleine Zeitreise und springen 2000 Jahre zurück, in die Zeit der mystischen Maya Zivilisation. Hier erklären wir Euch den Aufstieg der Maya, die Mysterien zwischen dem Tempel Chichén Itza und der Cenoten, sowie der letztliche Untergang des indigenen Volkes. ​ Wir setzten unsere Fahrt fort und genießen den Ausblick zu der Vogelinsel (Saison Oktober – April). Auf dem Rückweg besteht für Dich die Möglichkeit, unter Anleitung des Kapitäns, das Hobie Cat sicher in den Hafen zu steuern.
Sail, swim, drink and relax
NEW EXPERIENCE! You will visit the most important points of the lagoon of the 7 colors aboard a comfortable boat with an eco-engine. The experience begins at the famous Casa China, where you can take a panoramic photo from the observatory tower before boarding the ship. [Photos] We start from the cenote esmeralda, the largest of the cenotes in Bacalar, measuring more than 500 meters in diameter and around 70 meters deep. We sail south where we will take you to our favorite swimming spot. There you will have the opportunity to swim in crystal clear turquoise waters surrounded by virgin vegetation. [Swim and Photos] We will visit specimens of the oldest organism on the planet: the stromatolites. We will tell you why they are so special and how to keep them. [Swim and Photos] Our last point is the bird sanctuary where you can see different species of local and migratory birds depending on the season. [Swim and Photos]
Mexican cooking class with homemade seasoning and love
Mexican home-cooked food is pure love, colors, and magic ♥We created a special menu with appetizer, main course, and dessert. Our adventure begins at the Bacalar Municipal Market (morning hours) where we find local producers offering their beautiful harvests: fruits, vegetables, seeds, herbs, chiles, spices, flowers, and more. We do our groceries together. Then we go to the place where we feed our heart. A beautiful kitchen in the jungle surrounded by fruit trees, ceibas and life. We have the class to make tortillas by hand and ancient recipes full of flavor, tradition and culture. Of course we got together and enjoyed the delights we prepared together. ❊ The ingredients, cooking equipment, food, drink, recipes, sauces and tortillas to take home are included. ❊ The experience can be held in English and French at the same time. ↠ Ask about our special Mexican sauce class ↞
Meet the Mayan Bees with Hydromel Tasting
In this unique experience that is offered in this zone, you will have the opportunity to learn about the origin and history of Meliponiculture in the Mayan culture, as well as about the different species of native Bees of the American Continent that inhabit the surroundings. In the same way, you will have the opportunity to interact with some hives for honey / pollen extraction, all of course with the previous knowledge acquired and the respective safety equipment. It is really important to emphasize that Meliponini Bees (Stingless Bees) do NOT have a stinger and are very sociable. Finally you will have an invitation for a yummy tasting of honey, pollen, wax and the sacred drink of the Mayans: Honey Hydromel Mead. The whole experience is hosted in a private spot on the shore of the beautiful Xul-Ha lagoon (southern end of the Bacalar lagoon complex) with an extraordinary view.
Live and feel Bacalar on a comfortable Pontón-type boat
The experience consists of a tour along the Lagoon of the Seven Colors in Bacalar, in which you will board a beautiful, clean and comfortable pontoon-type boat; the beginning and meeting point of the activity is from a hotel with one of the best views of the Bacalar Lagoon, where you can admire the beautiful contrasts and colors of this amazing place; along the tour you will visit the emblematic and historical points of the City of Bacalar, which are listed below: Island of Birds Canal de los Piradas Cenote Negro Cenote Esmeralda Cenote Cocalitos Visit to Estromatolitos Island of passion South area where the water is more blue and transparent Hotel Abandonado Ojo de Agua This experience is unique and its type, because it takes place over approximately 16 km, it is very difficult to do it on your own, so we make it easy for you to access all these important sites within the lagoon, which are an important requirement for you to know all those who visit Bacalar, in addition to that it does not involve any effort, it is accessible to all kinds of people, regardless of ages or any other distinction, with snacks, water, fruits and different drinks at all times. At the end of the activity, a courtesy of 1 hour of free kayak or paddle board is given, for those who want to paddle a little and take some photos.
Bacalar en Paddleboard
Siendo conscientes y respetuosos con nuestro entorno, exploraremos de una manera ecológica la Laguna de Bacalar. El Paddle board es una actividad que, además de brindarte una experiencia inolvidable te permitirá preservar este mágico lugar.A bordo de una tabla de paddle, haremos un recorrido único y divertido para ti. Primero, nos veremos en nuestro punto de encuentro y haremos Check- in para poder corroborar tus datos. Después de presentarnos, tendremos una breve introducción a la técnica del remado en paddleboard, así como de las medidas de precaución que se deben tener durante la actividad A cada persona que asista se le brindará una chaleco salvavidas, una tabla de BUENA calidad y un remo Yo me encargaré de tomarte fotos (Go pro) tú solo tendrás que preocuparte por disfrutar. El Tour tiene diferentes puntos de descanso para tomar un refrigerio o solamente para disfrutar el paisaje. Durante el tour te contaré sobre la importancia de los mantos acuíferos, cenotes, aves y el medio ambiente. también te compartiré algunas leyendas Mayas para que puedas conocer más de esta ancestral cultura.
Activate your heart by sailing Bacalar on Cacao Boat Trip
We welcome you with the seeds of sacred cacao and the call of the spiral on the dock. We embark towards the north of the lagoon, in the most secret and uncrowded places, you receive a copal clean on the water. We accompany you with the delicious original recipe from the Mayan grandmas, making the first toast traveling in the poton with the blue of the lagoon. We arrived at the sacred pier to create the altar of the heart and receive your shamanic drum session that opens the vibration all over your body and soul We toast a second time and we have time to put your body in the sacred water, there you get the vibration of ancient instruments through the waves of the lagoon- We created the circle around the altar, where guests take a letter with the tip of the day's oracle and prepare to do the heart meditation and apologies. We go back to the Pontón to have a session of silence and contemplation sailing, until we reach the third toast of cacao. We share medical songs and shamanic singing. Upon arrival we will give each other hugs at the pier to seal this trip to the heart of cocoa and your interior. At the end you will have understood the heaven cacao benefits and its shamanic effect in the totally bilingual lagoon.
Sailing Tour with DayTour Bacalar
NEW EXPERIENCE! Our adventure begins in the facilities of the iconic Casa China Bacalar. There you will receive all the information and equipment necessary for your 3-hour sailing adventure. Cenote Esmeralda We hoist sails! We set sail from the dock and observe the Cenote Esmeralda; the largest of the entire lagoon with more than 70 meters deep. Abandoned Hotel Stop on the beach of the largest and most luxurious hotel in Bacalar ... that never opened. Enjoy shallow, sparkling blue water with a surreal backdrop. Stromatolites Stromatolites are ancestors of corals that date back to the origin of life on the planet. We tell you why they are so special and how to keep them. Look, but don't touch. Swimming time! Our last stop is the southern part of the Bacalar lagoon where the water is crystal clear and turquoise blue. Here you will have the opportunity to swim and take incredible photos! Sailing Experience Ask our captain for an introduction to sailing and be captain for a day! or enjoy the relaxing sailing back to the dock.