Tag archive for ‘Bacalar’
By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

Bacalar means “place where the sky is born”

Bacalar is Mexico’s Pueblo Mágico (Magic Town) and a place not very crowded with tourists. This destination is 345 kilometers or just over four hours from Cancun and is a paradise that offers a relaxed atmosphere More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 4th, 2022

Woman in wheelchair dies as she was run over by a truck at a pedestrian crossing in Bacalar

A woman in a wheelchair was killed by a truck at the pedestrian crossing of the federal highway, at the height of the town of Limones. The tragedy occurred in the evening of Monday, April 4th, when the driver More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 2nd, 2022

Investors from Guanajuato will install four boutique hotels in Bacalar

An investment group from Guanajuato is in the process of building four boutique hotels in the Bacalar lagoon, one of which has already opened its doors. This was revealed by Bertha Medina Núñez, president of More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, December 6th, 2021

14-year-old boy attacked by a shark in Mahahual is transferred to a clinic in Mérida

David Rodríguez was attacked by a shark while diving in Mahahual, requiring reconstructive surgery in the area where the shark bit him. Mérida, Yucatán, (December 06, 2021).- After announcing the attack by More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, October 14th, 2021

Chetumal announces the 4th edition of the “Mayas and Pirates” Aquatic, Cultural and Sports Festival

Chetumal, (October 13, 2021).- On Friday, October 22nd, Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th, the fourth edition of the “Mayas y Piratas” Aquatic, Cultural and Sports Festival will take place in More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 8th, 2021

Volunteers clean up the ‘Los Piratas Channel’ in Bacalar

Municipal authorities, nautical service providers, and businessmen from Bacalar cleaned up garbage in one of the busiest places for visitors, which is the ‘Canal de Los Piratas’ de la Laguna de Bacalar. More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, August 18th, 2021

Dead crocodile found floating in the Bacalar lagoon

QUINTANA ROO, (August 17, 2021).- A crocodile of the Crocodylus Moreletti species was found dead floating in the Laguna de los Siete Colores in Bacalar . The images were shared on the Facebook More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021

These are Bacalar’s unique three-billion-year-old underwater lifeforms

Famous for its brilliant seven shades of blue, Lake Bacalar is home to an ancient population of stromatolites that are around 3.5 billion years old. The beauty of Lake Bacalar, according to Claudio Del Valle, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, June 15th, 2020

Fonatur requests 1,000 hectares from the Bacalar ejido for the Maya Train Project

The National Tourism Promotion Fund (Fonatur) asked the Bacalar ejido to incorporate 1,000 hectares in the urban real estate project that is part of the Maya Train, in addition to another 6 hectares for the construction More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Quintana Roo tourist destinations promoted at WTM London Tourism Fair

Governor Carlos Joaquín highlighted the participation of Quintana Roo in the London Tourism Fair (International Travel Trade Show – London WTM) from November 4 to 6, where the tourism promotion of 12 destinations More...