Bacalar: Private Boat Tour - Pirate Canal, Cenotes & Islands

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Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing sailing trip on the Bacalar Lagoon. Swim in an area away from the crowds. Learn about the area's plants, wildlife, and landmarks.


  • Swim in crystal clear turquoise water away from the crowds
  • See the most ancient lifeforms on the planet
  • Capture the best photos of your vacation
  • Cruise on Bacalar Lagoon in an eco-friendly boat
  • Admire the incredible scenery


Enjoy your own private cruise on Bacalar Lagoon. Sail across the lagoon to visit iconic landmarks, learn local history, and swim in the crystal clear waters. Meet your captain at the marina. Have a safety briefing and get all the equipment necessary for your 3-hour sailing adventure. Climb aboard the eco-friendly boat and set sail from Cenote Esmeralda, the largest cenote in the Bacalar Lagoon. Stop at the biggest and fanciest hotel on the beach of Bacalar and discover why it never opened. Enjoy the shallow bright-blue water and breathtaking scenery. Learn about stromatolites, corals' ancestors that date back to the origin of life on the planet. Find out why they are so special and how to preserve them. Next, arrive at the south end of Bacalar Lagoon. Swim in a beautiful area surrounded by mangroves, away from the other tourists. Appreciate the oldest stromatolites in the area dating back over 10,000 years. Climb back on board and enjoy snacks and cold drinks while admiring the mesmerizing surroundings. Finally, enjoy the breeze while cruising back to the dock.


Selection of seasonal fruit Natural fruit drinks Water 3 beers per person Safety gear

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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