Akumal Snorkeling Tour – Swim with Sea Turtles (from Cancun)
Swim beside sea turtles and admire the colorful marine life of the Mesoamerican Reef on this Akumal Snorkeling Tour. Then, explore the waters of a cenote.
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Spot Sea Turtles and Bright Fish on this Akumal Snorkeling Tour
On this Akumal Snorkeling Tour, swim with turtles, rays, and other marine life in their natural habitat, the second-largest reef in the world! This ecotour allows you to appreciate nature first-hand and is perfect for the whole family, as the water is normally quite calm. You’ll get to enjoy two pristine water environments: Akumal Bay and a nearby cenote. Akumal is home to such a diversity of species that it is now a protected area. Its name is Maya for “Place of the Turtles.” Join us for an amazing, relaxing day appreciating the beauty of this unique attraction!
Spot sea turtles and other exotic fish in their natural reef environment
Learn about the reef ecosystem
Snorkel at a stunning cenote
Duration: Full Day (7 hours) Start and end location: Cancun Availability: Daily, year-round
7:00 am – You will be picked up at your Cancun hotel and taken to the small coastal village of Akumal.
9:00 am – Have a fantastic time snorkeling in a natural protected place. See and learn about sea turtles, reefs, and Caribbean reef fish.
10:45 am – Enjoy snacks and swim at a cenote.
12:00 pm – Leave to go back to your hotel.
14:00 pm – Get back to your hotel in Cancun.
Transportation in an air-conditioned van
Snacks (fruit and peanuts) and beverages (water and soda)
Snorkel equipment (mask, breathing tube, life jacket, and flippers)
Bilingual guide (English, Spanish, German, French, or Italian)
What’s Not Included
Personal expenses and tips
What to Bring
Comfortable clothes and shoes
Long-sleeve cotton shirt and rain jacket
Swimsuit, towel, hat, and sunblock
This Akumal Snorkeling tour has a maximum of 10 travelers. If you have more than 10, contact us at email@example.com and we will try to find a group for you.
You can still do this activity if you do not know how to swim or snorkel. Our guides will show you how to use the snorkel equipment and the life jacket allows you to float in the ocean and at the cenote. You must use the life jacket.
It is strictly forbidden to touch the turtles or come close to them. It is also not allowed to touch the coral reef.
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