Lake Bacalar, Bacalar

4.9
#1 of 12 in Things to do in Bacalar
Visit Lake Bacalar, a stunning freshwater lake known for its distinct color. Sometimes called "The Lake of Seven Colors," its crystal clear water boasts striking shades of turquoise, azure, and aquamarine blue. Lounge or have a picnic on the sandy shore while taking in the scenic view of the pale blue lake. Swim, kayak, or rent a sailboat, and enjoy exploring the peaceful lake waters. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Lake Bacalar and many more Bacalar attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Bacalar online trip itinerary maker .
Create an itinerary including Lake Bacalar
map
Lake Bacalar Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
1,300 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Bacalar is a very charming place. The contact with nature and culture make this magical town an exceptional site.
    View original
  • It is a destination like no other, with spaces for all types of visitors, the municipal Spa is ideal for family travel, it is advisable to take a cooler with food and drinks
    View original
  • Just like the pictures, no photoshop! Magic place, the water is the most beautiful I've seen in my love. Just GO  more »

Plan your trip to Bacalar

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Bacalar

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Bacalar by other users

18 days in Yucatan Peninsula BY A USER FROM ROMANIA March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Yucatan Peninsula BY A USER FROM ROMANIA March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Mexico, Belize City & San Pedro BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 27 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM MEXICO March, teens, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 49 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Bacalar BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 50 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Bacalar BY A USER FROM SAN MARINO February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM GREECE August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bacalar BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA April, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans