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The 7 Lagoons of Isla Contoy

There are 7 lagoons on Isla Contoy, each playing an important role in the life cycle of the island's species. Read on and learn about these fascinating water bodies.

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Complete Guide to Isla Contoy National Park

Isla Contoy National Park is a natural reserve located in the Mexican Caribbean that is protected by the Mexican Government and only allows access to 200 people per day. It is also one of the most popular natural attractions for visitors.

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Flora of Isla Contoy

Isla Contoy National Park is home to plant species representative of the flora of the state of Quintana Roo. Unlike the areas populated by humans, this island is protected and still preserves its original vegetation.

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Hotels... And other questions about Isla Contoy

Are there hotels in Isla Contoy? In this traveler's guide, we will answer this and other questions asked by those who want to spend an incredible vacation on this island. Are you ready?

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MBRS: What's hidden in the Caribbean reefs?

The Caribbean area has gained relevance not only for the beauty of its scenery and colors but also for the amount of life that inhabits its waters. Read on and discover why the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System is of vital importance to the entire world.

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Here's what happens when you wear sunscreen.

We already know Isla Contoy is a Natural Protected Area (ANP, for its acronym in Spanish). So as responsible tourists, we have to follow a few rules. The most important rule of all and one that you will hear in 99% of the tours that include snorkeling...

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Stop! Why shouldn't you touch a starfish?

As we saw in other Isla Contoy Experience blog posts, Isla Contoy National Park is a Natural Protected Area by the Mexican Government. This means that there are currently many laws to take care of the island's land and marine fauna and flora.

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MARINE LIFE OF ISLA CONTOY NATIONAL PARK

Mexico is a country that is home to varied and wonderful marine fauna

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The birds of Isla Contoy National Park

Mexico has its fair share of national parks in every part of the country. It enables flora and fauna to flourish in a protected sanctuary safe from harmful human interaction and pollution. As such, the Mexican federal government has designated protected...

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