Water activity

Bacalar: Private Catamaran Sailing Tour

4.8 / 5

42 reviews

Activity provider: Adventure Lab
Water activity

Bacalar: Private Catamaran Sailing Tour

Activity provider: Adventure Lab

From US$ 220.15 per group up to 4

Explore the lagoon of seven colors and see the majestic views of its nature in a seventeen foot catamaran.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Private group


  • Sail through Bacalar in a catamaran
  • Visit three spectacular spots: Black Cenote, Birds Island and the Pirates Channel.
  • See and hear the beautiful fauna and flora around Bacalar
Full description
After meeting your captain, set sail in a Hobie Cat catamaran with a small group. Visit some notable points of interest including the The Black Cenote, The Birds Island, and The Pirates Channel, where you can learn more about the flora and fauna of each place. Relax and take in the colors and sound of nature, whilst your captain prepares drinks for you to enjoy. 
  • Water
  • Fruit Mix
  • Bottle of wine
  • Lifejacket
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

The Yak Lake House, Calle 24 & Av 1, Centro, 77930 Bacalar, Q.R., Mexico.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  •  Please do not use any sunscreen, as it can negatively affect the lagoon ecosystem
  •  There is no bathroom onboard the boat
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 42 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Service
  • Organization

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David and Captain Carlos gave us the trip of a lifetime. So informative and kind. The colors of Lake Bacalar are not like anything I’ve ever seen or imagined. The refreshments were a nice touch, though a bit sparse (a small fruit plate), but the beer and other drinks were fabulous. I would do this tour again as many times as possible.

March 22, 2023

There was some initial confusion about which tour I was actually on. But once that got worked out, everything was great. I highly recommend it. I saw some other tours but I think our boat was the best. It was much lower in the water than the other catamarans, which I liked. The guide was knowledgeable and helpful (I had trouble getting back on the catamaran), and did a beautiful fruit thingy at the end with delicious mango, pineapple and kiwi.

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March 22, 2023

Alex fue nuestro capitán, desde el primer momento nos hizo sentir a gusto. Nos hizo incluso de guia explicandonos curiosidades e historias sobre la laguna. El entorno es muy bonito y el barco súper cómodo aunque pueda dar la sensación contraria. Nos hubiesemos quedado mucho rato más !!

March 22, 2023

Product ID: 277227