McBean Lagoon National Natural Park, Providencia Island

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Step into a modern-day paradise at McBean Lagoon National Natural Park, a reserve with a rich biodiversity of marine life and wildlife. Established in 1995, the site protects a number of different ecosystems such as coral reefs, mangrove forests, tropical dry forests, and sea grass. The park also serves as an essential breeding ground for over 70 migratory and local avian species; look for rare breeds such as green heron, royal tern, brown booby, and frigatebird. Try snorkeling in the crystal clear waters to see an array of marine life. Work out when and for how long to visit McBean Lagoon National Natural Park and other Providencia Island attractions using our handy Providencia Island vacation builder.
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  • Visit part of the park that is the crab Cay. Excellent place to swim with fish and turtles and disconnect from everything. A very natural and well preserved place
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  • You can't describe this place, really, not invented words able to describe it, then just pack up and go without thinking twice.
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  • It is a natural park where you can sight species such as turtles, manta rays iguanas birds such as frigates is can snorkel in some areas and see variety of fish such as parrotfish, surgeonfish is ideal for touring kayak there are even areas that only can go in the other you can hire a boat for 40 to 60 thousand pesos 12 to 15 dollars
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