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Catemaco is features in one of my books ("Love Waits" by Judah Knight), and I can't think of a more enchanting place in the region. This lake is so beautiful and memorable. I was disappointed that the weather prevented me from taking the boat tour.
the lake itself is quite nice, but the experience is marred by the constant harassment of touts offering "lancha" service (boat ride). there is also a lot of rubbish left behind by people and the smell of fouling from the local stork/crane population which is...More
Jungle, amazing food, people and waterfalls! A definitely tour to take.
Enjoy the views, mineral waters, a mini spa session, in the hot waters of Catemaco!
My recommendation, go with Amphibian’s touristic operator.
You need to experience and explore the lake and it's surroundings. Locals are very nice and will assist you if you need recommendations. There are lots of places to see or do. Make sure you take bug repelan and sun screen. Depending on where you...More
Be sure to come around and get the view from the south side so you can get the full glory of mini-volcanoes left over from the last big eruption. It is worth the time to read the geologic history of the region. Fascinating!
Our boat only took two of us as it was the day after the semana santa holidays and town was quiet. He stopped at a local pier so we could purchase beer. Fun stops along the lake to see the monkeys, preserve and they also...More