Crocodiles & Turtles Excursion

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  • Enjoy Beautiful Huatulco
    Enjoy Beautiful Huatulco
  • Feeding time for the Iguanas
    Feeding time for the Iguanas
  • Beautiful Sea Turtles
    Beautiful Sea Turtles
  • Boating in Crocodile Territory
    Boating in Crocodile Territory
  • Mexican Sea Turtle
  • Riding a Horse
    Riding a Horse
  • Huatulco Iguana
    Huatulco Iguana
  • Baby Crocodiles
    Baby Crocodiles
  • Crocodile on the River
    Crocodile on the River
  • Group of Iguanas
    Group of Iguanas
  • Local Pet Monkey
    Local Pet Monkey
  • Whitetail Deer
    Whitetail Deer
  • Be Careful!
    Be Careful!
  • More Turtles
    More Turtles
  • View from the River that is Full of Crocodiles
    View from the River that is Full of Crocodiles
  • Hungry Crocodile
    Hungry Crocodile
  • Alfonzo with an Iguana
    Alfonzo with an Iguana
  • The Boat Ride to the Crocodiles
    The Boat Ride to the Crocodiles
  • Another Sea Turtle in Huatulco
    Another Sea Turtle in Huatulco

Huatulco Crocodiles and Turtles Tour

The Huatulco Crocodiles and turtles tour is a great mix of adventure and nature. It shows both the crocodiles and turtles in their native environment, and allows you to view them at a safe distance. There are many other animals and birds you will see on the tour.

Crocodiles Excursion

You will be picked up at your resort or hotel and brought to the town of La Ventanilla. Here, a group of families strive to restore the crocodiles habitat. With Crocodiles being endangered in the area, the efforts to keep the area preserved is a worthy one. The eco tour factor is definitely present in this excursion. All in all, this could be on the list of best Huatulco Tours for ecotourism out there.

Don’t forget to bring the 100 pesos entrance fee.

Huatulco Crocodiles Tour

The tour includes being paddled through a river with crocodiles swimming around. You will also see plenty of iguanas, birds and other wildlife in the area. Alfonso’s knowledge of the birds is unparalleled.

Be sure to stop at the café for authentic coconut water out of the shell, homemade tortillas, and other snacks.

Turtles Tour

Your tour will begin with a drive through the mountains to the small, authentic town of Mazunte. Here, you will stop and visit the local shops before going to the National Turtle Research Center. This Center a key for breeding, releasing, and keeping turtle numbers stable in many regions of Mexico. Make sure you take the time to look at the numerous species of turtles at various stages of growth.

Bring an extra 32 pesos for your admission, along with some extra money for locally made soaps, moisturizers and other souvenirs.

Releasing Baby Turtles for Repopulation

Supporting the Environment

Both the crocodile & turtle portions of this tour are about building a sound ecological future in Mexico. With the tourism industry bustling, it is very easy to forget about our duty to the environment. Your tour locations are set up to ensure that never happens.

Beautiful Mexican Sunset after a Day of Viewing Crocodiles and Turtles

Length of Tour: Roughly 7 hours
Departure: Your Huatulco hotel or Resort
$60 USD
Group rates possible if requested

Community Needs are Important to Alfonso. He Gives 10% of Each Tour to Help

 

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      Excellent tours of the area with Oscar We had a blast on all our tours with him. He was entertaining and informed. He had answers to all our questions. We went on a tour of the cities, tour of the bays with snorkeling in the...More

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    3/06/2019

      Alfonso was absolutely wonderful and informative on our private "three levels of Huatulco" tour. We even made an unscheduled stop at the Museum of Oaxacan Art in La Cruceceta where my wife purchased a beautiful hand made tapestry. His time is your time on a...More

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    4/08/2019

      We met Alfonso on a short van ride back to our resort and were immediately hooked! The next day, he took us on a tour through the national park up to the waterfalls. He was very knowledgeable of the local culture and took time to...More

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    3/03/2019

      My husband and i and a few of our friends visited Huatulco for the first time for the week of Dec 7-14th, we all decided to do the waterfall tour with Alfonso and are SO glad we did! He is an absolutely incredible tour guide!...More

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    12/17/2019