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Bioluminescent Bay Kayak Adventure

Tour includes Kayaks, lifejackets, refreshments and two guides! Don't let your day end when the sun goes down. Adventurous kayak tour at sunset is offered that leads to the fascinating Laguna Grande in Fajardo! Under the blanket of the night sky and the historical lighthouse of Fajardo, you can touch the waters that glow with Bioluminescence Organisms. The activity will start in the small fishing village of Las Croabas. Here you will meet the friendly staff of Enchanted Island Eco Tours kayak excursions. staff will set-up with all needed gear which will include, Double kayaks, Backrest, Paddles with leashes, PFD's (Lifejackets) and two Kayak Guides with all needed safety equipment, lights and refreshments. The activity will start with waiver orientation and signing. Then the lead Guide will give each group a complete pre-ride training, which will cover all aspects of the tour and the operation of their kayaks. At this point the tour will start, your group will be lead across a small fisherman's cove to the entrance of Las Cabezas de San Juan Reserve.Here you will enter a mystical channel that leads to a peaceful place where the mangroves create natural tunnels and the sights and sounds of wildlife surround them. Along this 15 to 20 minute paddle, your lead Guide will be stopping to give commentary on the following points of interest:

  • Mangrove forest and the different species.
  • Bird life that inhabits the area.
  • Aquatic marine life that uses the lagoon as a sanctuary.
  • Information on the Bioluminescence organism

    At this point you will enter the lagoon called Laguna Grande, (large Lagoon) here you will paddle along the edge of the mangrove forest as you watch the stroke of each paddle light up a florescent green and encounter fish that look like shooting stars.
    This will lead the group to a break point where beautiful views of the Rainforest and the lighthouse of Fajardo accompany refreshments and good conversations. At this point you will be about 1 hour into the tour and under a blanket of stars you will start the return to the departure site, this will take about 30 minutes. (Tour duration is 2:00 hours in water with 1 hour of waivers, safety orientation and pre-ride training (kayak 101).

  • Operating Hours

    Monday through Saturday

    5:30pm to8:30pm (at tour location) or 7:30pm to 9:30pm (if available)

    Pick up from San Juan

  • Old San Juan area 3:00pm or
  • Condado area - 3:15pm /3:30pm
  • Isla Verde area - 3:45pm

    Pick up for second departure are 2 hours later for each location.

  • Available Products

    Inclusions

    • Transportation

      Tour guide

      Double kayaks with back rest

      Paddle leashes

      Life jackets

      Botanical based repellent

      Assorted snacks and cold water

    • All needed kayaks (Doubles).
    • Backrests, Paddles and leashes.
    • Lifejackets (PFD's).
    • Botanical based insect repellent.
    • Two CPR, First Aid Certified Guides per-thirty (30) guests.
    • All needed lights and safety equipment.
    • Commentary of the surrounding area and its Flora and Fauna.
    • Assorted snacks and cold bottled water.

    Exclusions

    • Water shoes

      Participants must be at least six years of age

      Please notice Tour not offered on the following dates:

      Blackout dates: July 4, July 25, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day

      Tour is only available to guests staying in San Juan Metro Area, Rio Grande Area and Fajardo Area Hotels

    Notes

    • TVLCTY

      Tour is available Monday through Saturday only. Pick up from San Juan hotels is 4:45pm and drop off is around 10:30-11pm (this tours start around 6:45pm and ends around 9:30pm - it is an hour driving distance from San Juan hotels). Pick up from Conquistador-Gran Melia and Rio Mar is around 5:30pm -5:45pm.

      Not available on July 4, July 25, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day.

      Participants must be at least six years of age.

      Tour is only available to guests staying in San Juan Metro Area, Rio Grande Area and Fajardo Area Hotels.

      Children under 18 would require adult supervision.

      Alcohol consumption during said tour is not permitted.

      Weight limit not to exceed 500 pounds.

      Activity is semi-athletic and is not suggested for people with fears of the dark.

      Due to high demand of this tour and limitation on spaces once the tour is confirmed all reservations are final. Notice, not showing to the activity for any reason including partaking in an activity with the wrong tour operator or showing up after the scheduled pickup and or tour times will be consider a no show and will incur a full charge of activity cost.

    Redemption Policy

    Please remember, You must contact Elegant Steering Customer Services at least 3 days in advance of your desired tour date to confirm your reservation. Weather conditions are monitor daily for this reason direct communication is a must. Printed copy of your voucher and valid ID must be presented at time of pick up to your driver if transportation is part of your package, otherwise upon arrival at said tour location same will be requested by your tour guide. Please do not forget your printed voucher as this is your proof of purchase.

    Customer Service phone number: 787.510.3232.

    Tours and Transportation Department: Please contact 787.501.3434. The office operating hours are from 8:30am to 6pm.

    Airport operations: Please contact 787.510.3838.

    Change/Cancel Polices

  • Cancellation of Additional Services may result in a cancel fee of $0.00(per session), depending on timing of cancellation, provider policies and other trip actions taken. Other specific fees or refund issues are noted below:

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