McBean Lagoon National Natural Park, Providencia Island

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Step into a modern-day paradise at McBean Lagoon National Natural Park, a reserve with a rich biodiversity of marine life and wildlife. Established in 1995, the site protects a number of different ecosystems such as coral reefs, mangrove forests, tropical dry forests, and sea grass. The park also serves as an essential breeding ground for over 70 migratory and local avian species; look for rare breeds such as green heron, royal tern, brown booby, and frigatebird. Try snorkeling in the crystal clear waters to see an array of marine life. PutMcBean Lagoon National Natural Park into our Providencia Island driving holiday planner and find out whats close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • After visiting Crab Cay to see a few turtles, we went to a reef near by for real snorkelling! Here we saw a wide variety of fish and coral. Being out in the open, waves and currents are factors to...  more »
  • We did a boat tour along the island and got to snorkel some of the fantastic coral reefs belonging to this park. Water is so warm you can stay in for hours. Another day we hired a kayak and paddled...  more »
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