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From Veracruz: Catemaco & Los Tuxtlas Visit with Boat Trip

Product ID: 196769
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Explore one of the most popular attractions in Veracruz, find out more about the mysticism and magic, and enjoy the great variety of natural landscapes.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

You will be picked up from your hotel in Veracruz or Boca del Rio. Please provide your hotel name.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the jungle paradise of Veracruz
  • Watch the friendly monkeys that live on Lake Catemaco
  • See stunning flora and fauna at the Nanciyaga nature reserve
  • Experience the powerful spray of the Eyipantla Falls
Full description
At your first stop, Santiago Tuxtla, you will find out about the biggest Olmeca head found and also learn more about this ancient civilisation. 

Then visit the waterfall “Salto de Eyipantla” where you can admire a beautiful view of San Andres Tuxtla.

In Catemaco you will aboard a boat and visit the Catemaco lake, where you can observe the rich flora and fauna, the famous Monkey Islands and Heron Island.

Later you will arrive at the ecological park “Nanciyaga”. Your guide will show you the biodiversity of the area, where you can also admire a beautiful lake and drink fresh mineral water.
  • Guided tour of Los Tuxtlas and Lake Catemaco
  • Boat ride on Lake Catemaco
  • Admission fees
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Veracruz hotel.
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Additional exhibitions
  • Any gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place
• You must confirm your booking a day before the activity
• Hotel pickup is available from most centrally-located Veracruz hotels
• You will receive confirmation of your exact tour departure time when you call to confirm your reservation
• You should eat breakfast before the activity
• Bring comfortable clothes and shoes, sunscreen, sunglasses, cap, and extra cash
• You should carry snacks and water
Organized by

Amphibian Operadora Turística

Product ID: 196769