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⭐ Mata La Gata Island Day Trip ⭐

day trip

⭐ Mata La Gata Island Day Trip ⭐

92 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
12 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Transport, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish
day trip

⭐ Mata La Gata Island Day Trip ⭐

day trip

⭐ Mata La Gata Island Day Trip ⭐

92 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
12 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Transport, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

In this fun filled day, we will start early in the morning in San Juan then head to Lajas (2 hr. drive) passing through picturesque inner mountain regions and southern coastlines of Puerto Rico. We'll make a brief stop in the town of Yauco to visit the Art Murals and town square then head to Lajas, where we will arrive to "La Parguera" boardwalk where we'll take a private shuttle (10 Min) to “Mata La Gata Island” where you will be dazzled by the pristine turquoise waters & welcomed by a beautiful collection of mangroves perfect for swimming, snorkeling, paddle boarding accompanied by enjoying a lite lunch. After a few hours of adventure & fun, we will head back to walk the boardwalk where guests will have an opportunity to shop, eat, relax for a minutes followed by heading to Guanica where we'll go to a local sunflower farm ( NOT available in March - Low Season) finishing off our daily activities in the town of Ponce to enjoy Firehouse relics at the “ Plaza de Bomba's Museum" and walking around the historical town plaza continued by heading back to San Juan. *2 guest per day minimum is required. *50% of proceeds of this experience goes towards economic & earthquake recovery efforts.

Your hosts

We are co-founders at Coqui Island Adventures that promote nature-oriented tourism in Puerto Rico creating one of a kind experiences for guests; we provide Island adventures, cultural immersions, cruise ship excursions, & adrenaline thrills across the beaten path beyond the typical activities so guests will immerse themselves in local experiences. We cater to those guests that seek unique destinations and experiences thus with much love we craft experiences for our guests in which are hidden gems, unspoiled locations, & that contains little commercialization. We have over 10 years experience in hospitality & tourism and our team is eager to show you around our island so that YOU can enjoy the “Real Puerto Rico”! Follow & like us on insta @coquiislandadventures to check out our latest adventures and offerings!
Ashley
Ashley
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Victor

What's included

Food
A lite lunch consisting of a chicken salad sandwich/ wrap, chips, cheese @ Mata La Gata Island is included.
Drinks
Unlimited Water at Mata La Gata Island will be provided.
Tickets
Admission to the Sunflower Farm ( During peak season) & the Firehouse Museum is included.
Transport
Shared roundtrip transportation from the meeting spot to all activities is included. Additionally, boat shuttle to Mata La…
Equipment
Individual snorkel gear & shared use of stand paddle boards are available for your use at Mata La Gata Island.

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Where you'll be

We'll start by visiting the town of Yauco to visit art murals, then head to Lajas, where you will take a shuttle to Mata La Gata Island, followed by walking "La Parguera" boardwalk and heading to Guanica to visit a local sunflower farm ( NOT available in March) and lastly visit the historical town Plaza of Ponce.

This experience is available starting May 02, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

What to bring

Beachwear, towel, sunscreen, & a change of clothes.

More tips

⭐Due to recent seismic activity, the deck @ Playa Rosada was destroyed & is discounted until further notice. As an alternative, we will stop to visit the art murals @ Yaucromatic. ⭐Please keep in mind travel time to Lajas when booking! ⭐The Sunflower Farm is NOT available in March - Low Season!

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⭐ Mata La Gata Island Day Trip ⭐
92 reviews
From £109/person
92 reviews
From £109/person