Come see, hear and feel the adventure as you explore the captivating glowing water of Laguna Grande.

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Glowing Bay Adventure

The Highlights TOUR

Of your Adventure

This is the one adventure not to be missed while in Puerto Rico. Paddle your way through the mystical mangrove channels leading to “Laguna Grande”. There you will feel on another planet as the water comes alive in a magnificent glowing spectacle that must be seen to be believed!

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The Glowing Bay Adventure Includes:

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Basic Equipment

Kayak and US Coast Guard approved life jacket.

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Expert Guide

Experienced eco-interpretive guide with CPR and First Aid certification.

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Basic Training Guide

Training and safety instructions prior to tour.

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Illumination

Low-intensity night time navigation lights.

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Safety

First aid and kayak towing equipment.

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Optional Transport

Transportation to “Las Croabas” Park from selected hotels is available for an aditional $25-per-person fee. Minimum of 6 passenger requiered for transportation.

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Skill Level: Beginner

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Duration: 2 Hours

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Minimun Age: 6 Years +

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An Unbelievable Experience

That you will never forget!

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ExperiencesREVIEWS

What our adventurers say

  • 5 star ratingFamily adventure We booked this adventure and was my first time in this place and kayaking a ton night, we had so much fun and we learned about it too. My brother also joined us in this adventure and he loved the... read more

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    VIVIAN S
    3/10/2019

    4 star ratingBeautiful The trip was beautiful. We were lucky to have little moonlight. Even the experience of rowing through the passages to the bio bay was cool. I wish there would have been time in the bio bay to play around but... read more

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    emei4
    4/27/2017

    5 star ratingBio bay fajardo Hello, I took the tour yesterday, 09.02.2019 and it was incredible! Perfect experience of seeing the lagoon shining because of the dinoflagellates! in addition, the staff that accompanied us were extremely helpful, both before and during and after the tour.... read more

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    joanarf22
    2/10/2019
  • 4 star ratingFun nighttime adventure! Staff did a good job getting all the kayaker through the mangrove tunnel in the pitch black, even with inexperienced kayakers. My wife and two daughters and I had a great time - we went on the later 800... read more

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    petermendelman
    2/25/2017

    5 star ratingBio Bay We were staying in a hotel close to Fajardo. They recommended this company. We had a fun experience kayaking over to the bio bay. Highly organized group that moved at a speed comfortable for all guests. The kayaks are two... read more

    thomasc881 Avatar
    thomasc881
    2/19/2019

    4 star ratingPretty neat experience The photos may seem magnificent and blue, but those photos are photoshopped. Anyway it was a peaceful journey through the lucious mangroves that encompass the path. I recommend to go early in the night because it is a timely trip.... read more

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    coolllin
    5/25/2019
  • 5 star ratingAmazing trip kayaking through the mangrove at night My wife and I went hoping to see the bioluminescence bay. Unfortunately the moon was full so to see them we had to go under a tarp our guides provided. We could see them then but the best... read more

    Todd W Avatar
    Todd W
    3/19/2016

    4 star ratingFirst time kayaking We weren't sure about kayaking for the first time -- in the dark--among mangrove trees. We were cautioned that the bio bay was going through a transition and would only sparkle and not glow. We wanted to... read more

    Miss710 Avatar
    Miss710
    2/22/2017

    5 star ratingSuper Experiencia Disfrutamos desde el principio hasta el final, el personal es super atento y una experiencia para repetir sin duda alguna.

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    Solimar D
    7/02/2019
  • 5 star ratingReally nice trip This was a very well run operation. They gave us custom driving directions from our hotel and the woman that checked us in was very nice and offered to lock up our wallets, etc. so we didn't have to leave... read more

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    reneemm25
    11/14/2015

    5 star ratingIncreíble! Vine a probar esta experiencia en Puerto Rico. Vengo desde Barcelona y fue algo nuevo y enriquecedor para mi.

    Los monitores estuvieron muy pendientes de nosotros todo el rato y nos instruyeron en cada momento. El viaje hasta la laguna fue...
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    Laia S Avatar
    Laia S
    7/02/2019

    5 star ratingAmamos Passeio imperdivel para quem visita Puerto Rico. Muito lindo e mágico.
    O passeio é muito bem organizado e o guia explica tudo sobre esse espetaculo da natureza.

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    Francine A
    1/07/2017
  • 5 star ratingGreat EXcursions This is a family owned and operated company. They run on island time and we loved every minute of it. We were never rushed or had to cut something short. If we started late we were able... read more

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    Kathy F
    5/20/2016

    4 star ratingBucket List item With a limited number of bio luminescent bays in the world this is a bucket list activity. The staff and equipment were excellent. It is very dark and you really need to know how to kayak at least a... read more

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    Ellen H
    3/16/2017

    5 star ratingGran tour! Empresa muy recomendable, nos dieron un gran tour con mucha información, siempre predispuestos a ayudar y muy amables!
    Muy recomendable!!!!

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    Stefanía W
    3/11/2019
  • 4 star ratingSo cool! Myself and my kids (18 & 21) really enjoyed this adventure! Well organized and Gary and his crew did a great job keeping everyone together. The bay was mesmerising!

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    Gordy414
    3/23/2019

    5 star rating¡Excelente experiencia! Me encantó la experiencia. Todo muy organizado y el equipo está muy bien preparado. Me sentí segura y en familia en todo momento. Se nota que el equipo da la milla extra y que están siempre bien... read more

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    solanshmt
    7/01/2019

    5 star ratingFun experience! We are a team of 5. And all of us enjoyed it. I read some reviews noting about bug bites, so I wore long jeans and running shoes. I was soaked wet after 15 minutes into the trip had started.... read more

    rachaelOhio Avatar
    rachaelOhio
    8/12/2015
  • 5 star ratingKayaking en Bio bay Son puntuales un gran servicio y atención. El recorrido es maravilloso. Tienen el cuidado de hacer sentir atendido a todos por igual. El equipo de trabajo es muy bueno y los Kayaks están en muy buen estado. Ofrecen meriendas y... read more

    Damaris S Avatar
    Damaris S
    8/27/2015

    5 star ratingDARK Night Adventure The Bio-luminescent Kayaking Adventure was a lot of fun. There was work involved with two people per kayak and traveling through the pitch dark Mango groves. As long as the two of you work together as instructed it... read more

    Linda J Avatar
    Linda J
    9/05/2016

    5 star ratingHighlight of our trip! I've never kayaked before, and was nervous from reading some reviews. It was SO EASY! Took absolutely no strength at all. The water was so calm and smooth, we just coasted along. The pitch dark mangrove was so... read more

    chiromommy Avatar
    chiromommy
    2/14/2019
  • 5 star ratingInformative, family oriented and just simply a very cool adventure. Cool experience at Fajardo. Las Cabezas de San Juan is a beautiful place and they (Island Kayaking) helped us experienced it further. The guides instructed us and our little girl on the safety and procedures of the tour as well... read more

    gabo_deleon Avatar
    gabo_deleon
    7/02/2019

    5 star ratingExcellent experience! My husband and I used this company to go on a tour of the bioluminescent bay in Fajardo. We were picked up at our hotel and were driven about 45 minutes to the bay. The driver was very... read more

    Sara P Avatar
    Sara P
    1/08/2016

    4 star ratingBioluminecense adventure My husband and I enjoyed this. The guides were knowledgeable and were great about explaining what to expect for the evening. The company does use kayaks that seat two so make sure you are paired with someone you like. Going... read more

    Road592619 Avatar
    Road592619
    11/05/2018
  • 4 star ratingYou better like your partner! As with many other reviews, this one is split into two parts as well.

    In regards to Island Kayaking Adventure and their guides, I was more than satisfied. They had quality equipment, gave us a decent explanation of what to...
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    Katie W Avatar
    Katie W
    1/25/2018

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