Get to know some rural communities with sustainable projects in the area of La Costa Oaxaqueña on this guided trip to Chacahua Lagoons National Park. Experience the tour as a day or an evening tour; each includes hotel pickup and drop-off from Puerto Escondido.
Day trip (8 hours)
After morning pickup, travel north and arrive at the Rio Grande cattle-raising village. Here, taste delicious beef tacos or goat barbecue (breakfast not included). Continue to the village of Zapotalito, where you’ll board a boat and cruise along the five lagoons that make up the Chacahua Lagoons National Park.
Learn about each of the lagoons, journey into mangroves, and see a bird sanctuary. Head to Corral island and arrive at the village of Chacahua. During your two hours here, swim in a natural pool, visit a crocodile farm, and enjoy a delicious dish of shrimp or fish (additional cost). Gain insight into Afromestizo culture along the way. You’ll be dropped off back in Puerto Escondido in the early evening.
Evening trip (8 hours)
After midafternoon pickup, enjoy all the activities described above. In addition, visit the Chacahua lighthouse and snap photos of the sunset. Experience a beach campfire and swim in a bio-luminescent lagoon. You'll return to your hotel at around 10:30pm at night.
Please note: A minimum of four people per booking is required.