Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve Tour

See pink flamingos in the wild on a trip to the beautiful Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve where you can also swim at Celestun Biosphere Reserv and at Celestun Beach. Benefit from pick-up and drop off at your hotel in Mérida.

Start the tour with pickup from your hotel in Mérida, journey to the amazing Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve to discover a jewel of the Yucatán Peninsula declared a wildlife refuge in 1979.

Explore the primary site for pink flamingos wintering in the northern hemisphere and get up close to the magnificent birds in their natural habitat. Look for some of the other 300 species of native and migratory birds, along with reptiles, mammals and different plants.

See large colonies of brilliantly colored flamingos feeding in the estuary, and take a boat ride through the mangrove forest that provides food and shelter for shrimp and other creatures. End with a delicious meal at a beach before the return journey to Mérida to get dropped off at your hotel.


2 Working Days
7 Hours
Location Pick-up
Voucher Type
No Amendments
No Refunds

Operating Hours

Duration: 7 hours

Start time: 8.50am

What You Get

Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve Tour

Adult: 11 years old and above

Child: 4 to 10 years old


  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Guided visit to the Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve
  • Boat trip
  • Lunch


  • Additional food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Additional information:
  • Infants age 3 and below may join the tour for free. Kindly inform us if any will be joining you. 
  • Wear light and comfortable clothes
  • This activity is not suitable for pregnant women
  • Hotel pick-up is available for hotels in Merida. You will be informed of the pick-up time after your booking has been confirmed.
How to use:
  • To arrange pick-up, email attractions@changirecommends.com.sg with your order number and hotel address
  • Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive an e-voucher via email
  • On the day, present the e-voucher on your mobile or print it out

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • Tours/Experiences subject to cancellation without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances, and (or) when there is an official request from the authorities
  • Refunds will be given to customers under these circumstances:
    • No refunds will be entertained for cancellation made 6 days or less prior the departure date
    • 50% of the amount will be refunded to customers for cancellation made at least 7 days prior the departure date
    • 80% of the amount will be refunded to customers for cancellation made at least 14 days prior the departure date
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Amendment Policy:

  • All amendments are subject to availability
  • Additional charges may apply for amendments

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

How to Get There

Hotel pick-up is available for hotels in Merida

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
11 years old and above
4 to 10 years old

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