Contoy Island Express Tour: If you love nature, you cannot miss the magic of Isla Contoy. This island is a 100% natural reserve considered the most important seabird refuge in the Mexican Caribbean. Its lagoons, mangroves and low jungles are home to approximately 152 recorded bird species. In the winter there are more than 10,000 birds including frigates, cormorants, silly birds, herons, brown pelicans and swallows.
You will have the opportunity to snorkel in the wonderful reef of Ixlache, being the second largest of its kind in the world, where you will contemplate the beauty of its flora and fauna very closely. When you arrive at the island you will know about it by visiting the small museum of flora and fauna, viewpoint and the lagoon.
Come to rest and enjoy the beautiful sun, sea and sand of the Mexican Caribbean.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9am.
End/closing time: At 1pm.
Languages: Spanish, English, German, French, Italian and Dutch.
Opening days/period: Thursday.
Min. Age: You must be over 4 years old to participate in this tour and over 12 years old to snorkel.
Not included: Taxes of pier and bracelets of the park are not included. The taxes of the pier must be paid at the check-in.
Others: Bring an extra set of clothes, a swimsuit, a towel, wear hat or cap and comfortable shoes.
Take your camera and extra money for souvenirs, tips and pictures.
At the end of the tour the participants will have a snack and water.
In case of bad weather conditions the staff would be able to change the place and in some cases cancel the activity for safety.