Wildlife and Mangrove Kayak Tour
The Wildlife and Mangrove Kayak Tour takes you kayaking along the Ora River and then to the Camaronal Beach. This tour departs from the Samara Beach area and lasts around 3 hours.
up to 15 days in advance
- Duration: 3 hrs
- Available Days: Every day
- Schedule: 8:00 AM, 2:00 PM
- Hotel Transport Included
- Free cancellation up to 15 days prior
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
You'll start out kayaking down the Ora River, through tunnels made from thick mangrove vegetation. Your guide will point out some of the area's marine birds, like herons, anhingas, and roseate spoonbills. Crocodiles also make an occasional appearance in this area.
Next, you'll head for the beach. Camaronal Beach, which serves as a wildlife refuge for sea turtles. Here your guide will prepare a tropical fruit snack. After a short break, you'll begin your return trip to your hotel.
What to Bring
Camera, sunscreen, bathing suit, towel, and insect repellent.
Fresh fruit, water, experienced bilingual guide, life jacket, and transportation.
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The highlight of this trip was seeing where the river meets the ocean. We had time to walk around, take in the frigate birds soaring overhead and watch the tide continue to creep up to meet the river.