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Lake Bacalar, Bacalar

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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. Plan to visit Lake Bacalar during your Bacalar vacation using our convenient Bacalar trip itinerary maker.
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  • Great place to explore. Crystal clear water and white beaches that make you forget about being in a lagoon.
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  • No doubt a very nice place, starting with an economic tour of 7 colors lagoon, visit the pirates Canal, linking the lagoon and the Río hondo, here can enjoy a pleasant bath in sulphurous waters! You also know the cenotes and the Guide gives you a small portrait of the city, but nothing like eating some seafood and a beer while watching the lagoon.
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  • When you see the wallpaper of windows and wondering where are those sites so perfect, they should tell you that Bacalar is one of those sites. I would go to stay months there.
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