Water activity

Bacalar: Private Boat Tour

Activity provider: The GAIA Experience

Bacalar: Private Boat Tour

Activity provider: The GAIA Experience

From US$ 209.57 per group up to 8

Explore Bacalar's natural beauty in a comfortable boat, accompanied by a professional bilingual guide. This private tour is perfect for families or friends.

About this activity

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Private group


  • Marvel at the beauty of Bacalar's lagoon in a comfortable boat
  • Learn about the flora and fauna of Bacalar
  • Explore the most emblematic places in the Lagoon
Full description
Meet your tour guide and board your private boat to begin your relaxing cruise. Take advantage of all the amenities, including a sound system and ice cooler for drinks. Visit and learn about all of the cenotes in the lagoon, including Cenote Negro, Cenote Esmeralda, and Cenote Cocalitos.  Marvel at the natural beauty as you sit back and relax. You'll also visit the famous Pirates Canal and Bird Island. Learn about the flora and fauna and hear fun facts about the lagoon from your bilingual tour guide. Bring your swimwear to take advantage of local swimming spots. Don't forget to take plenty of photos, so you can cherish your memories. Get comfortable and enjoy some snacks and soft drinks that will be provided during the tour.
  • Private boat tour
  • Professional bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
  • Speakers and sound system
  • Drinks and snacks (2 per person)
  • Cooler and ice
  • Life jackets
  • Insurance
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Avenida 1 Entre Calle 24 y 26 En, The Yak Lake House" hostal, Centro, 77930 Bacalar, Q.R., Mexico Please arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Biodegradable sunscreen

Know before you go

  • Toddlers that are not able to walk are not allowed on the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 6 reviews

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The guide was very good, we went to the pirate channel first to avoid the crowds, so there were only 4 people more than our group The water is really amazingly beautiful If you want to do this tour I tell you strongly recommend the private ride with departure at 9am

August 18, 2022

Everything in excellent condition, the guides are super friendly, attentive, they include some drinks and music during the tour. I highly recommend it to get to know the lagoon.

April 10, 2022

Eder was a great skipper. Perfect tour, drink and snacks. Thank you

October 30, 2021

Product ID: 393619