Welcome to our guided tour through the Preciosa Platanares Wild Life Refuge, the mangrove is both relaxing and amazing.
The mangroves are small forest with plants and animals adapted to live immerged in brackish water, influenced by the tides, hosting lots of life, this wonderful forest will be explore in the tour.
The trip is guided by an experienced local guide who will briefly interrupt the peace and wild silence with explanations of the interrelationships that exist here between plants and animals at different levels.
The mangrove kayak tour leaves one or two hours before high tide (there is a tour schedule for you to check). This trip explores the mangrove estuaries in Platanares River delta in the the Preciosa Platanares Wild Life Refuge. Your knowledgeable guide will lead you up and down a river under the canopy of 70-foot tall mangrove trees. Learn about the mangroves and look for all types of wildlife -- monkeys, raccoons, iguanas, Jesus Christ lizards, crabs, crocodiles, caimans, snakes, all types of birds, butterflies!
The trip takes 3 hours, and we supply, snacks (tropical seasonal fruits), Kayak with back rest for comfort and dual blade paddle, life jacket , instructions before the trip and a knowledgeable guide. dry bags (for all your gear, even cameras and video gear. No previous experience required.