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Mangrove Tour

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Immerse yourself in nature and learn about Roatan's pirate past in this family-friendly mangrove tour; where you'll visit small fishing villages, navigate a dense mangrove forest, birdwatch in the jungle and enjoy the local cuisine. All under the guidance of a knowledgeable bilingual tour guide.

The Roatan mangrove tour starts as you're picked up from your hotel or cruise terminal and driven on a private van to Roatan's south side, where the French Harbor is located. There, you will learn about the island's story and local legends as you travel from fishing village to fishing village as you make your way to Oak Ridge, a large fishing village that used to provide oak for pirate and merchant ships back in the 1700's.

From there, you'll board a boat that will take you through the dense mangrove forests, which are widely considered one of Roatan's natural highlights. There, you'll be able to sightsee and birdwatch as you make your way to The Happy Landing Restaurant, a destination accessible only by boat famous for its delicious seafood.

After eating, you'll sail to Punta Gorda, where you'll be able to buy souvenirs and refreshments before heading back to your hotel or cruise terminal.

What's Included

Roundtrip transportation
Private guided tour
Mangrove boat tour
Island sightseeing
Cost of drinks/food

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I be able to swim in the mangroves?
The Roatan Mangrove Tour includes a small optional swimming portion, where you can swim near the mangrove forest for 15-30 minutes. If you wish to partake, make sure to bring a swimsuit, a towel and a change of clothes.
What does this tour include?
The Roatan Mangrove Tour includes: private transportation, a bilingual guide, access to a mangrove boat tour, and a delicious lunch at the Happy Landing Restaurant.
What should I bring to this tour?
The Roatan mangrove tour will take you on a car trip between fishing villages and a boat trip through Roatan's famous mangrove forests. As such, you should bring: Sunscreen & hat, bug spray, comfortable clothes, walking shoes, spending money. This tour includes an optional swimming portion. If you want to swim, you should also bring: Swimming clothes, towels, change of clothes.
What kind of wildlife can I expect to see?
Roatan's mangroves are home to a multitude of species, who live in the water, the branches and the treetops. Expect to see fish, tropical birds, reptiles and, with some luck, monkeys.

Quick Facts


5h 00min

There is no minimum age to participate in this tour.

Your tour costs are refundable if canceled 24 hours before the tour departure. If booking using the Book Now, Pay Later option, the 5% deposit is non-refundable under all circumstances.



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