The Kayak Guided Tour
The kayak guided tour through the
the ecosystem,and the
mangroves channels is both relaxing and
beautiful. You will learn about the
biosphere while gliding through the bird
habitats and fish spawning areas.
trip is guided by an experienced
ecologist who will briefly interrupt the
gentleness with explanations of the
interrelationships that exist here
between plants and animals. You may see
any of the hundreds of species of fish
and wildlife which inhabit the biosphere and have made "El Cuyo"
one of the best kept secret the top eco
adventures destinations in the world.
Mangrove trees constitute the very core of the coastal ecological cycle. They are uniquely adapted to living in salty water and provide protection from coastal erosion. Fungus that grows on the dead, fallen leaves provides nourishment for small crustaceans and birds. Some of the trees reach heights of up to 85 feet (25 meters.)