Biobay, Vieques, Puerto Rico. Hidden along the Caribbean coast is one of the most spectacular Bioluminescent Bays in the world. The mysterious blue-green light is created by micro-organisms which thrive in an environment uniquely suited to their needs.

BRIGHT-ON BEACH Glowing bioluminescent plankton in the tide line washes up onto a beach on Vaadhoo Island, Raa Atoll, Maldives, with stars above and a ship’s lights on the horizon. (Photo: Doug Perrine / Barcroft Media via The Telegraph)

Natural Phenomenon Bioluminescent Bay at La Parguera on Vieques Island in Puerto Rico

Vieques, Puerto Rico - A bay filled with billions of tiny one-celled organisms called dinoflagellates that glow brightly when moved. A truly unforgettable experience! Coolest thing EVER!

Bioluminescent waters. I am aiming for Vieques Island, Puerto Rico for the honeymoon. It has the brightest bioluminescent bay in the  world.

I am aiming for Vieques Island, Puerto Rico for the honeymoon. It has the brightest bioluminescent bay in the world. this was the very last and best thing we did in Puerto Rico!

Bioluminescent Bay! Puerto Rico is one of the easiest places to get to from the United States. Click through to see what you can't miss while visiting the island!

Top 10 Things To Do In Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is one of the easiest places to get to from the United States. Click through to see what you can't miss while visiting the island!

Walk Along Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico

Walk Along Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico

..in the "Bio Bay" in Vieques, Puerto Rico. The water literally lights up upon movement because of bioluminescence caused by the presence of single-celled organisms called Pyrodinium Bahamense. Nature is phenomenal.

in the "Bio Bay" in Vieques, Puerto Rico. The water literally lights up upon movement because of bioluminescence caused by the presence of single-celled organisms called Pyrodinium Bahamense. Nature is phenomenal.

Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico…I loved this place, it was so cool and yes the water does glow when you touch it.

Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico…

Australia's Amazing Bioluminescent Lake (Also Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico). An unusually high concentration of Noctiluca scintillans, a bioluminescent microorganism, turned the water a bright, glowing, ethereal blue.

Bioluminescent Bay, Puerto Rico. I can't wait to visit here in May!

Bio-luminescent bays in Puerto Rico. Movement in the water causes a certain type of bio-luminescent bacteria to glow blue. This was the most beautiful thing I have ever seen in real life.

There are several bioluminescent bays to visit in Puerto Rico, but Mosquito Bay, on the small island of Vieques, is your brightest choice (it even earned a nod in the Guinness Book of World Records). Bioluminescent plankton in the water light up when they’re disturbed, giving the bay an ethereal glow that intensifies around passing boats and swimmers.

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Mosquito Bay, on the small island of Vieques, is your brightest choice. Bioluminescent plankton in the water light up when they’re disturbed, giving the bay an ethereal glow that intensifies around passing boats and swimmers.

Check out our list of the TOP 10 things to do in Puerto Rico!!  Click through to read more!

Top 10 Things To Do In Puerto Rico

Top 10 Things To Do In Puerto Rico - Avenly Lane Travel Check out our list of the TOP 10 things to do in Puerto Rico! Click through to read more!

Bioluminescent Bay, Fajardo, Puerto Rico  Kayak & paddle contact makes the water glow

WORLDS LARGEST BIOLUMINESCENCE PADDLE = 4 DAYS IN PUERTO RICO

Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico.  Tiny organisms in the water glow blue when they're disturbed.  It is the coolest thing, fun nighttime kayak trip to get to the "bay," too.

Bioluminescent Bay (Puerto Rico) Tiny organisms in the water glow blue when they're disturbed. It is the coolest thing, fun nighttime kayak trip to get to the "bay," too.

Vieques, Puerto Rico: This bay glows blue at night because of bio-luminescent microorganisms. I want to see this before I die.

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Vieques, Puerto Rico: This bay glows blue at night because of bio-luminescent microorganisms. I want to see this before I die.

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