Imagine kayaking through a bay where the water glows around you like a starry sky. That's what you can experience on a bioluminescent kayaking tour in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.
Bioluminescence is a natural phenomenon caused by tiny organisms that emit light. The Fajardo Bio Bay is home to millions of these organisms, making it one of the brightest bioluminescent bays in the world.
Here are just a few of the things you'll experience on a bioluminescent kayaking tour:
- Paddle through a mangrove forest. The mangrove forest is a unique and important ecosystem that provides habitat for a variety of wildlife. As you kayak through the mangroves, you'll be able to see and hear all sorts of different creatures, including birds, fish, and crabs.
- Witness the bioluminescent glow. Once you reach the bioluminescent bay, you'll be amazed by the incredible sight of the water glowing around you. As you move through the water, you'll see sparks of light dance and swirl around your kayak. It's an experience you'll never forget!
- Learn about the science of bioluminescence. Your tour guide will teach you about the science behind bioluminescence and the organisms that cause the water to glow. You'll also learn the importance of protecting the bioluminescent bay and its ecosystem.
Fajardo Bio Bay Kayaking Tour
Experience the Magic of Bioluminescence
The Fajardo Bio Bay is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Puerto Rico, and for good reason! This bioluminescent bay is home to tiny organisms that glow in the dark, creating an unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages.
What to Expect
Your tour will begin with a safety briefing and orientation. Then, you'll paddle your tandem kayak through the mangrove channels, exploring the ecosystem up close. As you paddle, you'll see the water around you glow with a blue-green light. It's a truly magical sight!
- Duration: 2 hours
- Ages: 7 and up
- Weight restriction: 200 pounds per person
- It is not recommended for pregnant women, people with back problems, or people with a phobia of darkness.
- Pick-up is included
- No swimming skills required (life jackets are provided)
- Swimming is not allowed in the bio bay
What to Bring
- Snacks and water
- Swimwear or clothes that can get wet
- Water shoes
- Set of dry clothes
- Your medicines (if needed)
- Cash for restaurants, souvenirs, tips, etc.
What Not to Bring
- Insect repellent (regular insect repellents may contain DEET, which is harmful to the environment)
- Any item that cannot get wet
- Alcoholic beverages
Book Your Tour Today!
Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to experience the magic of bioluminescence! Book your tour today and experience the best of Puerto Rico!
- Paddle your kayak through the mangrove channels of the Fajardo Bio Bay
- Witness the amazing sight of the water glowing in the dark
- Learn about the bioluminescent organisms and the ecosystem of the bay
- Enjoy a guided tour with experienced and knowledgeable guides
- Book your tour today and experience the best of Puerto Rico!
Book your bioluminescent kayaking tour today and experience the magic of nature firsthand!
Tour duration and return times are approximate and may vary slightly due to weather, traffic conditions, and circumstances beyond the tour operator's control.
Cancellations must be made 48 hours before the scheduled tour date and local time via EMAIL ONLY. A sales representative will respond with validation of the requested cancellation. The designated tour operator will fully charge those who intend to cancel within the 48-hour time frame. There will be absolutely NO EXCEPTIONS under any circumstance to waive any fees.
After submission of the requested tour, you agree to our 48-hour cancellation policy and acknowledge that any cancellations made within the given time frame are considered a FINAL SALE. There will be No Re-scheduling, and NO REFUNDS will be given.
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Please note some tours depend on weather conditions to function and may be affected. Unfortunately, mother nature is out of our control. Any changes required will be notified to you immediately. For safety concerns, if a tour operator cancels the scheduled tour, the option of rescheduling will be given, or a refund will be provided.