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From Mérida: Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve Tour

Product ID: 53397
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See pink flamingos in the wild on a trip to the beautiful Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve where you can also swim at Celestun Biosphere Reserv and at Celestun Beach. Benefit from pick-up and drop off at your hotel in Mérida.
About this activity
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Duration 438 minutes
Starting time 8:50 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Pick-up from your hotel in Mérida.

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  • See colonies of pink flamingos wintering in the Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve
  • Take a boat ride through the mangrove forest
  • Enjoy a delicious meal on the beach
  • wim at Celestun Biosphere Reserva and at Celestun Beach
Full description
Start the tour with pickup from your hotel in Mérida, journey to the amazing Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve to discover a jewel of the Yucatán Peninsula declared a wildlife refuge in 1979.

Explore the primary site for pink flamingos wintering in the northern hemisphere and get up close to the magnificent birds in their natural habitat. Look for some of the other 300 species of native and migratory birds, along with reptiles, mammals and different plants.

See large colonies of brilliantly colored flamingos feeding in the estuary, and take a boat ride through the mangrove forest that provides food and shelter for shrimp and other creatures. End with a delicious meal at a beach before the return journey to Mérida to get dropped off at your hotel.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Guided visit to the Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve
  • Boat trip
  • Lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Optional tips
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
Know before you go
• Wear light and comfortable clothes

From US$ 143 per person

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Amigo Tours LATAM

Product ID: 53397