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McBean Lagoon National Natural Park

Providencia Island, Colombia
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Beautiful place (at the moment)

This place is amazing, beautiful crystal clear water, we saw rays and turtles, but there weren't as... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Huggy560
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Heathfield, United Kingdom
Stunning.

A small park but that makes it special because you can see the whole area in less than 2 hours... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Harold B
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This place is amazing, beautiful crystal clear water, we saw rays and turtles, but there weren't as many fish as we expected and the coral definitely looks stressed. I hate to think what will happen if they ever embrace tourism in this area.

Thank Huggy560
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A small park but that makes it special because you can see the whole area in less than 2 hours, plus you can swim, kayak or dive to appreciate the wealth of marine life. The different colours of the water (due to the depth in...More

1  Thank Harold B
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Snorkelling was probably the #1 best thing we did in Providencia. It lies on the 3rd largest barrier reef in the world and given the remoteness you can often have it all to yourself. The colour of the water from above is stunning, under the...More

2  Thank Adam M
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We drove in saw no one. Walked around for a bit but saw nothing very interesting. Don't know if it was in the process of being build up or running down!

Thank sadatsandals
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is a place where you can find excellent places to do snorkeling, where you can spot al kinds of fishes, in really clear waters. Even if it rains, it's a great plan.

3  Thank MRROJASM
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Beautiful warm waters and a natural reef to view. Snorkeling is great. Amazing multicolored hue of waters. Good day trip.

2  Thank gangapatil
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Well worth the small fee to help protect the park and the snorkeling. Very nice park and good snorkeling. Enjoyed the view from the top of the hill.

1  Thank Rhonda A
Reviewed 13 April 2015

I visited this place because of a recommendation of the native people. The turquoise water are the most beautiful one that I have seen on my entire life. I Snorkel around the cay and I went to the top to watch the best 360º view...More

4  Thank Maria Camila S
Reviewed 1 February 2015

beautiful ocean, great beaches, great snorkeling, i wish we could have dove. we will be back and make sure to dive. it is a small rustic island. so you are here for beauty and the water activities. on our boat tour around the island we...More

2  Thank Brody U
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Turquoise waters, mangroves, small cays, what's not to like? Plus, the island has not suffered from mass tourism, so everything is really well preserved.

Thank fcblume
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