Chacahua Lagoons National Park Day Trip From Puerto Escondido

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    8am or 3pm Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this timeHotel pickups commence prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can pass for everyone at any place around Puerto Escondido
  • Return Details :
    We return to your hotels in Puerto Escondido.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Enjoy a day trip to Chacahua Lagoons National Park, where you will learnthe true history of the Afromeztizos Culture and discover the realMexico. You'll visit some rural communities with interesting and sustainable projects along withexperienced tour guide who willshare with you all about thearea of La Costa Oaxaquea. Your tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off.


Perfect for all ages and skill level

Great overview and orientation of the city

Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

Travel by boat and see the sights from the water

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There are two options to make the tourto visit the Chacahua Lagoons National Park, a morning tour or an evening tour. The morning tour departsPuerto Escondido at 8am heading in the North direction. On the way the Driver-Guide in Spanish or English will shareall the information and history of rural communities and youwill discover the history of the loving trees.

Then youwill arrive at Rio Grande cattle raising villagewhere youwill have the opportunity to taste some delicious tacos of beef or goat barbecue (breakfast not included).Then, you will reach the village of Zapotalito where youleave the vehicle and board aboat to sail in 5 lagoons that make up the National Park Lagunas de Chacahua; declared National Park Lagunas de Chacahua On June 30, 1937 by Mexican President Lazaro Cardenas del Rio.

In the lagoons you willvisit the first place where the ocean joins with the lagoon named Cerro Hermoso. Then, continue knowing the different islands of the lagoons, floating islands eh islands with the mainland in the middle with different names. You'll alsogo into a maze of mangroves and seethe bird sanctuary and the island called Corral to then reach the village of Chacahua. Here, youwill walk through the village to discuss the Afromestizo culture and visit a crocodile farm. Then, you'll have the opportunity to swim in a natural giant swimming pool and eat a delicious dish of shrimp or fish (additional cost). You will be here about two hours and then youwill go backto your hotel in Puerto escondido at around 5pm.

The afternoon option leaves your hotel at 3pm and includes all the activities mentioned but you'll also visitthe unequaled viewpoint of Chacahua lighthouse to take pictures of a beautiful sunset and have the chance to have a natural campfire on the beach and swim in the the bio luminescent lights of the lagoon known as Plankton. You'll return to your hotel at around 10:30pm at night.


Local guide

All activities

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Entry/Admission - Lagunas de Chacahua Parque Nacional


Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A minimum of 4 people per booking is required