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Caballito's Mar Kayak Tour

Del Instituto,100 metros al Norte | Mérida, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
+505 8451 2093
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Would recommend!

Me and my friend cycled from Santa Cruz to the kayaking. The road was absolutely terrible and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Merel B
via mobile
Great Kayaking on Rio Istian

Went here in May for the Kayaking - it was one of the best things I've done on Ometepe! After... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
tuph
via mobile
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Del Instituto,100 metros al Norte | Mérida, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
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+505 8451 2093
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend cycled from Santa Cruz to the kayaking. The road was absolutely terrible and the bad bikes didn't help either... Luckely our guide, Dani, made sure we had an excellent trip so my bad mood went away quite quickly. The wetlands are...More

Thank Merel B
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Went here in May for the Kayaking - it was one of the best things I've done on Ometepe! After paddling on the big lake you reach the small river and it gets quiet. Suddenly you're surrounded by birds, caimans are peeking out of the...More

Thank tuph
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If you are on Ometepe, definitely take a minute to go out and kayak the wetlands between the two volcanoes. The pavement stops shortly after Santa Cruz and the road is real rough out to Merida. The Caballero Del Mar is the second Kayak outfit...More

Thank kristinrye
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We did a family kayaking trip. The set-up was friendly and safe. The kayaks were fine, perched by the lake - like a windy sea beachfront. We had the kayaks towed by motorboat to the entrance of the Istian estuary. Once there, our paddling was...More

Thank zola025
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I heard about Cabalitto's Mar Kayak tours from Lonely planet. I went on two kayaking tours. One to the Monkey islands and another to the River. On the River Tour I saw Caimen (sp?), turtles, and the most amazing array of birds I have ever...More

Thank D A
Reviewed 21 December 2016

My partner and I are inexperienced kayakers, so shared a two person kayak. Our guide was incredibly patient in helping us get the hang of it! We opted to kayak from the beach to the mouth of the river, rather than be towed by the...More

Thank norapelizzari
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Emerson was our guide and I can't speak highly enough about him. We left from a little beach and set off on the 40 minute paddle to the mouth of the river. I say river but it is more of a inlet wetland. Emerson was...More

Thank traveltipschris
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Myself and my wife did the kayaking tour; the guide spoke excellent English and the kayaks were in reasonable condition. The tour itself was good, we saw lots of animals and the guide was great at pointing things out. The trip really is worth doing...More

Thank ReviewBarracuda
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Fernando is such a great guy! We had such a nice time in the tour!! Saw caimans, turtles and all types of birds. The guide was really professional and experienced. We also hung out at his bar/restaurant, you must have the fish! Fernando es genial!...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We met some Italians that said this was hard. i didn't believe them. It is extremely difficult. The current was strong both ways. In the river area we all got pushed backwards! Emerson spoke ridiculously amazing english. I am fluent in spanish so we switched...More

Thank xyliafanta
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