Discover the Magic of Bacalar Lagoon: 5 Must-See Places to Visit

Discover the Magic of Bacalar Lagoon: 5 Must-See Places to Visit

Bacalar Lagoon, known as the "Lagoon of Seven Colors", is a hidden treasure in Mexico that captivates with its crystalline waters and unforgettable landscapes. To enjoy this paradise to the fullest, there is no better option than staying at the Mía Bacalar Luxury Resort & Spa and discover the most fascinating places to explore in this paradisiacal corner.


 Paradise in five destinations

1. Blue Cenote

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Cenote blue, a natural wonder of deep waters and intense blue tones. Ideal for divers and nature lovers, this cenote offers a unique underwater spectacle.

2. Fort of San Felipe Bacalar

Explore history at the Fort of San Felipe Bacalar, an 18th century fortress. Enjoy panoramic views of the lagoon from its walls and immerse yourself in Bacalar's past.

3. Cocalitos

Discover the serenity of Cocalitos, small coral reefs where the water is so clear it seems nonexistent. Perfect for swimming and relaxing, it is one of the most photogenic places in the lagoon.

4. Bird Island

Fly with nature at Isla de los Pajaros, an avian paradise that is home to a wide variety of species. Watch pink flamingos and other birds as you explore this piece of heaven on earth.

5. Bacalar Magical Town

Immerse yourself in the local culture by exploring the Pueblo Mágico de Bacalar. Cobblestone streets, colonial architecture and unique hospitality make this place a must-see for travelers.

Beyond the Lagoon: Other Activities in Bacalar

1. Snorkeling in Cenotes

Discover Bacalar's underwater life with an exciting snorkeling session in the local cenotes. The crystal clear waters will allow you to admire the diversity of aquatic flora and fauna.

2. Kayaking at sunrise

Live a unique experience paddling a kayak at sunrise. The calm waters of the lagoon offer a magical scenery while the sun paints the sky with vibrant colors.

3. Local gastronomy

Indulge in Bacalar's delicious gastronomy. Try traditional dishes in the town's cozy restaurants and discover the authentic flavors of the region.

Lagoon Bacalar is much more than its mesmerizing waters; it is a destination full of history, nature and unforgettable experiences. When you stay at Mía Bacalar Luxury Resort & Spa, you will not only enjoy the comfort and elegance, but you will prepare your senses to explore this paradisiacal corner and discover the magic that makes it unique. Bacalar awaits you with open arms!