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日本語でのイスラ・コントイのツアー詳細と予約はこちら

CONTOY ISLAND EXCURSIONS and SUNSET LAGOON CRUISES

 


fast Double deck motor Catamaran

Fast double deck Motor Catamaran
under way  to Contoy Island


Caravel Pinta cruising the lush mangrove channels and
 the pristine waters of Cancun’s Nichupte Lagoon

VIDEO OF CONTOY
SATELITE MAP

Boat Tours:

LAGOON CRUISES

Excursion Vessels

Caravel NIÑA
Pirate Sloop CORSARIO
Fast motor CATAMARAN
Houseboat AQUALODGE 10
 

Klick  for  Map how t get find usus,

Click for a zoom view

Click here for a very useful instrument to make your vacations perfect!

Great map for the region,. find a wealth of information like the free

ONLINE HOTEL LOCATOR

CONTOY ISLAND National park and bird sanctuary

Conservation through pleasurable and interesting visits

 
Fregata Magnificens by Wolfgang Piecha
 

 

Kolumbustours has been operating Adventure and Eco Tourism out of Cancun
for more than 40 years now.

Experienced international Management, our 3 expedition vessels all replicas of
famous historical ships (like seen
in the popular TV programs of the Discovery
and Learning Channel)
make us the ideal partner for an unforgettable FUN AND
CULTURE filled vacation.

Our company has been a leader in the local tourism industry in many ways.
Innovative ideas like our environment friendly Floating-Hotel bungalow the
"Aqualodge" has gained international recognition.
(http://www.aqualodge.org/index.html)

If you are an individual traveler, we invite you to take one of our regular Eco-
tours
to the National Park of Isla Contoy Mon to Sat aboard our fast, modern
double deck MOTOR CATAMARAN,
combining the Contoy Tour with a visit
of picturesque Isla Mujeres in the afternoon.


!WE ARE 500 YEARS IN BUSINESS!
THIS LAST 6th OF MAY 2018 IT WAS EXACTELY 5 CENTURIES AGO,
THAT THE SPANISH CONQUEROR “JUAN DE GRIJALVA” ARRIVED
AT THIS COAST OF MEXICO IN VESSELS JUST LIKE OURS
.

Cruise the tranquil waters of the Cancun Lagoon on board our historical PINTA,
replica of the famous discovery vessel with an unique romantic ambience.

If you are a travel agent or traveling in a large family group maybe planning a
wedding
 and are trying to find something very exclusive to do for your clients
or family and friends,
inquire about our extensive charter program or group rates.

 

What is up, the latest development and activities:

   
The two Ospreys chicks are two beautiful grown ups now, this winter 2017/18 the parents raised another chick succesfully.
Osprey Young Adult Foto Wolfgang Piecha  


   

A few years back we installed together with the mexican subaquatic archeological INAH institute and the mexican Navy the first Archeological Underwater Museum,in Mexico, in the calm waters in front of the Visitors Center and Island's Nature Museum at Contoy


Replica of historic Stock Anchor 16th century  

Our "Aqualodge" ecological catamaran house boat will be available for bird watcher associations, scientist, universities and nature lovers in general or Airbnb lodging in the beautiful Cancun Lagoon.

Click for AQUALODGE specifications
You may find our vessels in the TV programs of the Discovery Channel or in the Columbus: Secrets from the Grave teacher's shop under the titels: "The Conquistadors Inca rebellion".
Click here to finde the Discovery Channels'  VHS with our vessels inside.  
Dec. 2006 the BBC of London in close cooperation with the History Channel, filmed a historic documentary at a small mountain lake north of Mexico City, featuring our smallest vessel the NIÑA, as one of the 13 brigantines Hernan Cortes had built to reconquer the Aztec Capital Tenochtitlan.

The Brigantine under attack  

We are cooperating closely with the Lighthouse-Foundation, the foundation for the Seas and Oceans.



 

We are founding and board member of the Mexican NGO Friends of Island Contoy "Amigos de Isla Contoy A.C."...

Amigos de Isla Contoy Link  
 

For more information:
Phone:+52 (998) 884-53-33, or Mobil/WhatsApp +52 1 (998) 845-71-14
E-mail

operaciones@kolumbustours.com;

Any doubt, or suggestion please call or write us we speak , english, french, spanish, portuguese, japanese and german
 
PRESS & REVIEWS

Exursion vessel CORSARIO

Visiting with the friendly Sting Ray

Caravel Pinta at Sunset Beach Party

Beach of Contoy's visitors center