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 Guides

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

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Basic Training Lessons

Training and safety instructions prior the 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 Transportation

Transportation to “Kayak Village-Fajardo” from selected hotels for an additional $25-per-person fee. Service required minimum of 8 passengers and is subject to availability, please call us in advance to confirm availabilty.

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Skill Level: Beginner

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Duration: 2 Hours

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Minimum 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 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 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

    5 star ratingGreat experience altogether Everything from the booking process to the tour itself was excellent.

    I booked it calling them directly, the lady gave me an excellent explanation of what to expect so we would be aware of how the experience was and we...
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    NomadicEarth
    7/22/2019
  • 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 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 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

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    Sara P
    1/08/2016
  • 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

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    rachaelOhio
    8/12/2015

    5 star ratingGreat fun!!! We heard about the Bio Bay kayaking tours and decided to try it. I did not plan ahead and found Island Kayaking through the resort concierge. The first few places I called were booked up but Island... read more

    Steve R Avatar
    Steve R
    7/30/2015

    5 star ratingamazing experience The night kayaking tour on the Laguna Grande is just amazing!
    I travel a lot and this was one of the most special things I`ve done. The Island Kayaking Adventure company was very professional and all the staff was great. Special...
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    monicarlsson
    8/09/2013
  • 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

    4 star ratingGreat Experience They let us do kayaking next day. Great staff, patiently guided us to lagoon.
    Wish they could have taken few more pics, but still thanks to them.

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    chandra t
    7/09/2014

    5 star ratingGreat team building We had the privilege of taking 12 teenagers and young adults kayaking along with Nestor and his fabulous crew this past week. Everyone has been talking about it with awe and excitement since! There were a few who had never... read more

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    WONDERandWONDER
    7/21/2019
  • 4 star ratingPretty Cool This experience was good. Didn’t see much light in the water. But kayaking down the canal was pretty cool. I highly recommend long sleeve and pants….. and BUG SPRAY!! My whole group got a lot of bug bits!

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    Kayla T
    7/08/2021

    5 star ratingAwesome experience! Was a little skeptical of doing this because of some reviews that the water does not glow. We went on 3/20 and it was a waning crescent moon. It was a very cool experience to be kayaking in the dark... read more

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    AngieU18
    3/21/2021

    5 star ratingGreat experience We had a great experience with island kayaking. The guides were great and very knowledgeable. The experience was fantastic. we booked late and they were able to accommodate us perfectly. I would recommend island kayaking.

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    118bryanw
    4/09/2021
  • 5 star ratingGrandioso! Fue mi primera experiencia en kayak y fue excelente, nos encantó. El equipo fue grandioso, especialmente Diego que nos remolco en el camino y nos contestó preguntas.

    La laguna y el paseo por los mangles fue increíble. Pudimos ver el...
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    V6199FQshirleyr
    4/03/2021

    5 star ratingGreat experience. Total worth the jitters. Kayaking in the dark took a little convincing but am glad I decided on going. Once in a lifetime adventure. Experiencing another phenomenon nature has to offer, is always incredible. We also had a clear sky... read more

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    rg823
    11/27/2021

    5 star ratingExcepcional, excelente , única ❤ Una experiencia excepcional y única fui con mi niños y se lo disfrutaron al máximo. El canal fue súper divertido kayakiando y lo máximo ver los microorganismos bioluminiscentes con todo y la luna llena, luego te permiten kayakiar un rato.... read more

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    pmtorres79
    12/28/2020
  • 5 star ratingBiolumiescent kayak tour This is one of the coolest things I have ever done. This is an evening Bio Bay kayak tour. You kayak thru a mangrove channel and when it gets dark, you can see the bioluminescent organisms in... read more

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    Mary Claire C
    3/22/2014

    4 star ratingOverall the kayaking experience was great. The illuminations were not great, but the science behind them was great. Guides were super friendly and made the experience fun. Thanks to Daniel & Abel. Abel was very helpful and guided my two granddaughters and me through the tour.

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    Gma6869715
    8/27/2021

    5 star ratingFun Really fun learning experience, requires hard work but professionals are there to help you. Safe and cool!!

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    elenaperez13
    1/08/2022
  • 5 star ratingOnce in a lifetime experience! We loved our entire experience! Daniel, Christian, Kenneth & Bellen were so fun! Can’t wait to return!

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    973chelsieb
    8/18/2021

    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 ratingIsland Kayaking Adventure Excellent time. Miguel was our group leader. He was straight forward and funny. Very personable. Please bring a change of clothes as you will get wet. I recommend that you give yourself some time to get to the meeting point.... read more

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    Irishcav104
    5/19/2014
  • 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

    emei4 Avatar
    emei4
    4/27/2017

    5 star ratingFantastic!! Don't miss this opportunity when you are in Puerto Rico. Beautiful, and fun. Guides are knowledgeable and funny. A true lifetime memory!!!

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    Kimberly M
    9/22/2013

    4 star ratingBio bay was incredible Very busy location but all companies are there for the bio bay tours. The kayaking was not easy, but well worth getting to the bay to see it

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    Cathy C
    6/21/2015
  • 5 star ratingVery professional! We had been very excited to go on the glowing bay adventure excursion and then had a problem and couldn't get there. Island kayaking adventures treated us very fairly and professionally. We will definitely book with them the next time... read more

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    karengN5378XK
    2/20/2021

    4 star ratingSomething you have to do in PR We had a pleasurable experience with this company. There are multiple companies doing the same thing at the same time so it can be overwhelming at times. Our group had 4 guides with 15 kayaks. We went at 6pm, but... read more

    wischme77 Avatar
    wischme77
    3/13/2015

    4 star ratingGlowing Bay Tour Did the Glowing Bay Tour with this company and it was great. Picked up and returned to area very close to my hotel. The trip included water and snacks after the trip as well. Our tour guides were funny, friendly,... read more

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    Sunflower2213
    3/13/2015

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Things To DoTO DO

In Fajardo

Fun Activities

Sea Ventures
Scuba diving excursion, classes and snorkeling tours.

Paradise Seekers
Waterfall Slides Adventures on natural swimming pools.

Where to eat?

Las Vistas Cafe
For Breakfast or Brunch we loved it.

El Bohio Restaurant
Is one of our favorite places to eat local and fresh sea food.

Lodging Around

Fajardo Inn
Hotel

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