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Celestun Wildlife Refuge, Yucatan Peninsula
(4.3/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
Observe thousands of lively pink flamingos in their natural habitat at Celestun Wildlife Refuge. Take a peaceful boat ride through bird islands, mangrove tunnels, and lagoons; you can join an organized excursion or ask a local fisher to take you. Covering nearly 600 sq km (232 sq mi), the park is home to 225 species, including pelicans, crocodiles, sea turtles, and iguanas. Take a dip in the freshwater springs. Make sure to bring water and mosquito repellent. With our international travel planner, Celestun attractions like Celestun Wildlife Refuge can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The location is excellent, the wonderful landscapes, if I had to see several in flock. The Ojo de Agua was red for the season. The 1200 ride by boat, output cost regardless of the number of passengers, were two. Recommended
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  • With flamingos into natural habitat, clean white beach, a few restaurants front of the sea , as part of the places . Add as part of time visiting metida 
  • I was blown away by the amount of Flamingos within the wildlife refuge. When taking a boat trip into the lagoon you see a LOT of Flamingos close !!. Awesome !! the other thing I liked a lot is when th...  more »