Laguna de la Restinga, Margarita Island

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Tour through the various marshes connected to Laguna de la Restinga and get an intimate look at the abundant indigenous wildlife. Set out on the salt lagoon in a boat, or join a kayak group. The cleanliness of the water makes it especially easy to spot starfish, jellyfish, and other creatures below the surface. Pelicans frequent the area, and the tours can take you up close to them. As you pass through the mangrove forests, you will likely stop at a sandy beach for a chance to explore on land. At the end, several locals peddle their wares of jewelry and snacks. Make Laguna de la Restinga part of your personalized Margarita Island itinerary using our Margarita Island trip itinerary maker.
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  • the ride on the lagoon is beautiful! super quiet and you leads to knowing the fauna and flora typical of the island. I recommend it! There is possibility of doing it in journey or in kayak.
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  • Romantic boat ride with great chance to experience the local wildlife and take in the culture of the island  more »
  • It is must-see visit make the walk by the Lake, observe the mangroves, see seahorses and starfish that even you can touch. It is something that has no comparison. Although I've been in incredible sites in the Amazon jungle and the jungle of Belize, this lagoon has nothing to envy. It is beautiful, special and worthy of visit.
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