Aquario Natural, Bonito

4.7
The ecological reserve of Aquario Natural attracts snorkelers with its crystalline waters and diverse abundance of marine life. Don your flippers and goggles to view the river's 30 species of fish and undulating aquatic fauna, or hop on a glass-bottomed boat and gently float along the water. Amenities include pools for training and leisure, changing rooms, a restaurant serving local dishes, and a reception with a souvenir shop. After exploring the river, delve into the surroundings on a hike through the reserve, keeping an eye out for alligators, bobcats, wolves, deer, and anacondas. Visit the small museum to learn more about the region's animal and plant life. Using our international travel planner, Bonito attractions like Aquario Natural can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Aquario Natural
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Aquario Natural Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
2,659 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • Place with great reception! Very polite and quiet guide... Place with visual out of the ordinary.. I managed to feel connected 100% with nature there.. Recommend
    View original
  • Very tasty place, unfordivel ride, see a multitude of fish, the children loved!!! Beautiful!!
    View original
Google
  • Over-priced, but a spectacular experience in the water.
  • About 20 minutes ride by van or car from Bonito. Once there we got outfitted with a neoprene suit, mask and snorkel and walked a short way to the beginning of the river where a small lake has formed. One snorkel there for a while and can see where the water comes out of the ground and forms the river. Then we floated down the river. The water is very clear, almost invisible, and plenty of fish swimming with you. All together about 1:30 of snorkeling. Together with its proximity to Bonito this is a half-day trip.
Places to stay near Aquario Natural

Plan your trip to Bonito

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Bonito

View all >
4.6
Duration: 4​h
4.6
Duration: 3​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Nature in Bonito

4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 4​h
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 3​h

Side trips from Bonito

4.7
Duration: 6​h
3.9
Duration: 3​h
4.9
Duration: 4​h

Hidden gems in Bonito

2.7
Duration: 3​h
4.6
Duration: 4​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h
3.8
Duration: 3​h 30​min

Nearby attractions in Bonito

4.7
Duration: 4​h
3.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 3​h 30​min
4.0
Duration: 4​h

Outdoors in Bonito

4.7
Duration: 3​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 3​h 30​min
3.5
Duration: 3​h 30​min