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Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove

boat ride

Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove

4 reviews
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Transportation
Hosted in
English
boat ride

Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove

boat ride

Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove

4 reviews
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Transportation
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

1. We’ll pick you up at your accommodation early morning - 7 am and bring you to the fishing village of La Boquilla with is located 8 Kilometers from the Old City on the North way. 2. Your native guide will welcome you on board with fresh coconut and your wooden canoe to explore the mangroves forest of La Virgen Swamp. 3. During the canoeing, you’ll learn about the importance of the swamp for our marine life and the three types of mangroves that we find along the way, interact with the birds and fauna that live in this environment and then head to an island that is part of our history. 3. We’ll drop off the boat to explore the archaeological Museum, enjoy a snack with soft drinks. 4. Then get on board again to find our local beach for a typical lunch (catch of the day, coconut rice, patacones, fresh salad and a local beer). Take your time to enjoy the beach. 5. Finally we’ll bring you back to your accommodation.

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Learn more about Cindy

Cindy

Hello! I am Cindy and together with Andres, Emmanuel and Jessica, we are part of the Cartagena Concierge team. We are a professional team with more than five years of experience and strategic allies committed to exceed the expectations of our customers, providing a reliable and exclusive service for those guests looking to live extraordinary and exciting experiences in the city.

What's included

Food
Drinks
Tickets
Transportation
Hotel picks up and drop off.

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Where you'll be

The tour includes a peaceful canoe trip in the waters of the swamp, between the natural tunnels of mangroves allowing you to spot different species of birds and fish followed by a refreshing fresh coconut. Visit an archaeological Museum located in one of the islands of mangroves, where you’ll be able to learn and discover from our ancestral indigenous culture. Enjoy a typical lunch with a local beer in one of the local restaurants on the beach.

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Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

This is a private tour/activity. Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or partial refund. We count with the the company Trituracion Protecnica S A S to our private transportation services.
Cindy
Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove
4 reviews
From $93/person
4 reviews
From $93/person