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  • 5 star ratingAn adventure like none other This was a great activity in Puerto Rico. We went out around 6:30pm and I recommend this time over the later time as there is still daylight when you head out in the kayaks through the mangroves. The... read more

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    Erica J
    1/04/2016

    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

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    Road592619
    11/05/2018

    5 star ratingAmazing experience! Must do! We are so glad we chose island kayaking adventure over the others!! The staff are very courteous, the kayaking guides are excellent! First time kayaking but was super easy. It is not long or strenuous either. As compared to other... read more

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    shalini_rao
    1/25/2021
  • 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

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    Linda J
    9/05/2016

    5 star ratingGood unusual experience I was reading reviews and people complaining about group size. Yes, it was about 16 kayaks in one group and channel to the bay is pretty narrow but it didn't ruin our experience at all. The bay itself is pretty... read more

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    Vadavy
    1/06/2020

    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

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    wischme77
    3/13/2015
  • 5 star ratingNatural wonder This is one of those things you never forget. Truly amazing experience. There are 5 or 6 operators that do these tours and they all seem to have same equipment, same prices and same schedule. Island Kayaking Adventure is one... read more

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    yg28
    4/23/2014

    4 star ratingWorth the trip, but regular kayakers will be frustrated! The bio bay itself is beautiful and certainly worth the dark and somewhat spooky trip to the lagoon. We took the later night tour on a sliver moon night, so it was definitely dark. There are a large... read more

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    ChrisChrist
    4/24/2014

    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 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 ratingA lot of fun but you need stamina We enjoyed our kayak to Bio Bay. It is pretty well organised but it could be said that the group was too large with some inexperienced kayakers causing confusion. The guides are good and friendly and thye bay is well... read more

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    cricketer20
    4/11/2013

    4 star ratingFrustrating Experience but Bio Bay was Worth Seeing Above all else - take the EARLIER tour!!

    The bio bay is amazing. It's as if it could be something out of a movie. The sun was setting as we went into the mangrove channel, which is very narrow, and...
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    JenniferSpe
    6/01/2014
  • 5 star ratingBioluminescent night kayak Crew and leader Gary were great!!! The experience was fun for the adults and teens. Gary was patient and knowledgeable

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    JulieGay1212
    3/06/2020

    5 star ratingLaguna grande - fantastic - guides nice and informative Family of four loved this adventure. Kids Age 7 and 9.....no problems paddling or controlling kyacks. It is a long paddling adventure so be prepared as many others have written about bio bay experiences.

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    bdonohue71
    8/22/2012

    5 star ratingIf you go to Puerto Rico, you can't miss this experience I went to bio bay and was an excellent experience, we have a lit of fun on the kayak the tour guys was so patient with all the people, explain every detail of how to use the paddles in the... read more

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    Tico1480
    2/28/2013
  • 4 star ratingAwesome but ad is misleading One of the most interesting things I have ever experienced. Not for the out of shape or those afraid of the dark because there are times when you can barely see you own hand in front of you. The only... read more

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    Branden0921
    9/22/2013

    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

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    chiromommy
    2/14/2019

    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
  • 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 ratingGreat kayaking adventure - sparkling waters! We were staying at the El San Juan Resort & Casino and their Bio Bay packages were sold out. So we booked our trip through the group on the beach. The company was called New Horizons.Sandy our tour guide (who... read more

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    QueenMJC
    4/29/2015

    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
  • 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 ratingVery cool experience My family and I went on the bio bay kayaking trip with Island Kayaking a couple of days ago. It was a very fun experience. The bio-luminescence is not that easy to see (pics online look much brighter),... read more

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    W4115VFkimberlyb
    3/05/2020

    5 star ratingGreat value Found this place online and was able to call and text and get a great group rate for 13 of us. We got the second shift and so it was already dark as we drove to Fajardo. Streets are tough... read more

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    KarynJG
    1/20/2017
  • 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 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

    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 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

    5 star ratingBio Bay Night Kayak Adventure Very awesome! Rates up there as one of the best things I have ever done in my life! Do the night tour where you see the bay light up as the water glows when you touch it! Water is shallow... read more

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    121travelers2
    2/26/2015

    4 star ratinggreat tour! We called at the last minute the day of (Mar14th) and were lucky because there was a cancellation for the first tour - we grabbed the last two spots! And were so glad we did. Miguel was our... read more

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    purpledogs
    3/26/2013

  • 4 star ratingWe all heard about the Biobay and how impressive it could possibly get to long before we even visited PR, and I actually experienced a hard time making reservation for us...so before our trip, I put a extremely high expectation,... read more

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    Elaine H.
    12/26/2015

    4 star ratingThis was my first biobay kayaking trip (though I've kayaked lots), so I can't give this place 5 stars. What I CAN tell you is that the biobay is amazing at Fajardo. The company is organized, the guides are friendly... read more

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    Marivic L.
    12/18/2009

    5 star ratingWhat an awesome adventure. We prattled through the mangroves. It was like a Disney Eco adventure. It was really dark and you could see great stars. Once we got to the bay it took a while to see the micro... read more

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    Alejandro F.
    8/13/2015
  • 3 star ratingI had a jolly good time kayaking in the dark for biobay in Fajardo. At first, I was rather nervous when I saw that we had a group of about 30 people. However, they managed to make it work. And... read more

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    Terrassa S.
    8/13/2013

    4 star ratingOur tour guides were very nice and knowledgable. They took pictures for us and posted them somewhere on their website for us. They gave good instructions in the beginning and provided snacks and drinks at the end. I wish that... read more

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    Samantha M.
    12/25/2013

    5 star ratingThese guys led a very good trek through the bioluminescent canal and bay near Fajardo. I found them through my hotel's travel guide. I had initial hesitations given the crappy website, little in the way of references, and... read more

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    Bill H.
    8/23/2008

An Unbelievable Experience

That you will never forget!