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Address: Laguna Grande | Las Croabas, Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787-435-1665
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: One of the three bioluminescent bays in PR - others are in Vieques and in...
One of the three bioluminescent bays in PR - others are in Vieques and in SW of Island.
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Beautiful Night time Adventure

We left at dusk and the kayaking through the mangroves to the lagoon was beautiful. The teenagers thought this was better than Disneyland. We went out in to the lagoon and they... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Beulah, United States
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Beulah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We left at dusk and the kayaking through the mangroves to the lagoon was beautiful. The teenagers thought this was better than Disneyland. We went out in to the lagoon and they gave an informative talk. We then paddled around 'Bird Island" and saw several white Heron. We then paddled around the lagoon and then back through the mangroves in... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

A group of 9 visited the Bio Bay in July. It was a great experience for the family...try to do as late as possible to maximize darkness for effect.

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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed and exciting paddle through mangroves to reach our destination of the Bioluminescent Bay. There are only seven places in the world to do this adventure and Puerto Rico has four. Well worth the price and our guide was excellent.

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Miami
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We booked this tour through dragonfly adventures rep at our hotel. FYI dragonfly adventures subcontracts other tour guides. We ended up with Eric from PR Fun Tours. There was nothing fun about this experience with Eric. He is a reckless driver and should not be dealing with tourism. From San Juan, it takes about 45mins to an hour to get... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

If you can't get to Vieques to tour the more luminous bay, go to the Fujardo bay with PureAdventure. The guides are kayakers, as well as marine biologists. Take the early tour-you see the mangroves and river as you paddle in, because the return trip is in complete darkness! (The boats have little lights so you can follow.)

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Cartersville, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The kayak trip to get there is long. Once at the bay, it's quite amazing. I recommend getting the glass bottomed boats. There were too many groups going in and out at the same time. You are in the dark. I was hit by someone else's paddle.

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Upstate New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The best way to see the bay is to sign up for a nighttime kayak with one of the 14 tour operators who run these excursions. Then get ready for a powerful experience. You kayak through a dense mangrove swamp in utter darkness, following the tiny light on the kayak in front of you, and emerge in a bay that's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Nothing especial. It was ok. Might be better to do it with the transparent kayaks instead of the regular ones. Might be better to do it in Vieques...

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

A fun excursion in the dark; kayaking in the mangrove forest to the lagoon was great. It was a bit scary since it was pitch black but they were very organized.

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

really liked kayaking through the mangroves at night, that was a great experience. try to plan around the moon as a full moon makes it harder to see the bioluminescence without using a tarp. Wear a bathing suit as you will get wet..

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Address: Laguna Grande | Las Croabas, Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787-435-1665
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Fajardo

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