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Laguna de la Restinga

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2 Jun 2018
9 Mar 2017
“Beautiful and peaceful.”
Visit this natural lagoon in La Restinga National Park, which lies on the isthmus that adjoins the Macanao Peninsula to East Margarita and features canals lined with mangrove trees.
Margarita Island, Venezuela
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

very nice trip,lot of canals also ok beach outside la resting,very nice laguna,not long way from polarmar,very god place to visit

Thank Benny P
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Beautiful and peaceful worth doing to see the pelicans and other wildlife and the staff were happy to show you everything.

Thank Loza59
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Romantic boat ride with great chance to experience the local wildlife and take in the culture of the island

Thank ambikarampaul
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

La laguna de la restinga This one of the best visits in Margarita. The boat trip is calm and you have time to enjoy the journey and appreciate the landscape. This part of the island is rich in birds and fish and there are thousands...More

Thank MauricioC2243
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This visit was part of a tour through the island, as such it was nice, a short boat trip in the salt lagoon. The water is not clear and you don't see much, some birds and a couple of small red starfishes, we also saw...More

Thank Norma7610
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We took the tour boat and we stay at the beach. The beach was spectacular with no service, broken chairs and the offer to eat only fish very expensive and not fresh. They have a lot of Guacuco at the beach, and they don't offer...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This place is magical and filled with wonders. Get on a boat ride to the shore. Have the locals cook for you. The water is clear and good for snorkeling.

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Nice trip through the Mangroves. Oysters, Starfish and Pelicans. Beach break for cold cervezas. Only about $5 USD pp great deal

Thank Yellowkni
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We visited Margarita Island while on a cruise, and La Restinga was the highlight of our whole trip. We took a speed boat through the mangroves. The boat was small, just three of us, and the boat driver. The boat driver stopped at various points...More

Thank travelerKristenB
Reviewed 28 March 2016

If you're going to go anywhere then go here. The boat owners know the area like the back of their hand and often have had the boat handed down through the family over generations. The boats are pretty fast when they want to be and...More

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