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Akumal Beach: Our most recommended tours and activities

Riviera Maya: Turtles Encounter at Akumal Beach

1. Riviera Maya: Turtles Encounter at Akumal Beach

This tour includes transportation service from your hotel or meeting point to Akumal Beach. Enjoy a snorkeling activity with all the equipment included. Akumal Beach gives to you the oportunity to swim in the sea surrounded by turtles in their natural environment accompanied by an expert local guide. After the snorkeling guided tour is time to snacks and drinks on the beach and later you have 2 hours free time to enjoy the Akumal views or relax under a palm.

Quintana Roo: Tulum Ruins, Sea Turtles & Cenote Day Tour

2. Quintana Roo: Tulum Ruins, Sea Turtles & Cenote Day Tour

The ancient walled city of Tulum sits atop a cliff overlooking the turquoise Mexican Caribbean Sea creating vistas that will take your breath away. Explore the Tulum Mayan ruins with an expert guide and discover why this is one of the most popular cultural attractions in the Riviera Maya. Dive into the natural habitat of sea turtles with a once in a lifetime adventure in Akumal. This calm bay in the Riviera Maya is home to sea turtles who come to graze on the seagrass giving you an opportunity to snorkel alongside them in an extraordinary natural encounter. Head into the jungle and discover a magical oasis in a unique cenote swim in the Riviera Maya! Cenotes are natural limestone sinkholes full of mineral-rich freshwater, the perfect “swimming hole” to refresh and play and admire the stunning natural beauty of the jungle. A guided tour of the Tulum Mayan ruins, swimming with sea turtles in Akumal and a jungle oasis cenote swim in the Riviera Maya plus round-trip transportation, beverages and a delicious local lunch included!

From Riviera Maya: Cenotes & Akumal Turtle Swim Trip

3. From Riviera Maya: Cenotes & Akumal Turtle Swim Trip

Explore the striking natural wonders of Tulum and Akumal from Riviera Maya on a tour that takes you swimming in cenotes and with sea turtles. Begin your journey with a visit to Cenote Mariposa, an open cenote that beckons you to its crystalline waters glistening under the sun. Here, bask in the untouched beauty of this geological marvel and marvel at the intricate rock formations and vibrant aquatic life that call it home. Continue your exploration to the enchanting Chen Ha cenote. This semi-cavern cenote promises an otherworldly experience, where shafts of sunlight pierce through the openings above, casting an ethereal glow upon the water below. Immerse yourself in the cool embrace of the cenote's emerald waters, surrounded by captivating stalactites and stalagmites that bear witness to the passage of time. But the true highlight of this adventure awaits you in Akumal's azure waters – a magical encounter with gentle sea turtles. Slip into the turquoise ocean, guided by experienced instructors, and find yourself swimming alongside these graceful creatures in their natural habitat. Head back to Riviera Maya, having experienced nature at its best in Mexico.

Tulum Ruins and snorkeling in a Cenote Cave

4. Tulum Ruins and snorkeling in a Cenote Cave

Discover the Mayan ruins of Tulum on a tour from Playa del Carmen. Delve into a jungle oasis for a swim in a cenote to complete your perfect day trip. This half day tour includes transportation service from your hotel or meeting point to the Tulum ruins where you will have a 1 hour guided tour and 30 minutes of free time. Visit the temples, the observatory, the palace. An unmissable place on your trip. You will visit the archaeological zone with a certified expert guide. Explore this ancient walled city where the Mayans used to maintain control of this fascinating port town. Be escorted by your guide who will provide more information about the history of the site. Take spectacular photographs of the area. Then, enjoy a swim in a Riviera Maya cenote, which was once considered an entrance to the underworld. These limestone sinkholes are unique features of the Yucatán Peninsula, formed over the millennia and creating magical landscapes of stalactites and stalagmites in caves in the lush jungle. You will be back at your hotel around 2:00 p.m.

From Playa del Carmen: Cenote and Swim with Turtles Tour

5. From Playa del Carmen: Cenote and Swim with Turtles Tour

Embark on a half-day guided trip exploring ancient cenotes and enjoy the rare opportunity to swim with turtles at Akumal Beach. Enjoy round-trip hotel or meeting point transfers from Playa del Carmen, the Riviera Maya and Tulum. Arrive at Akumal Beach and enjoy the opportunity to swim with wild turtles. Put on a snorkeling mask and marvel at marine life as you float above the vibrant reef. Take a break and enjoy a delicious lunch of tacos or pizza. Bathe in the refreshing waters and experience a unique environment that was sacred to the Mayan people. Pick up your snorkeling gear for a unique view of the underwater world of cenotes. Finally, enjoy a smooth transfer back to the departure point.

Tulum Ruins, Turtle Snorkelling and Underground Cenote Tour.

6. Tulum Ruins, Turtle Snorkelling and Underground Cenote Tour.

Explore the majestic ruins of Tulum, discover the natural beauty of the region's sea turtles, and experience the breathtaking underground caves, all in one unforgettable adventure. This full-day tour from Puerto Morelos will take you on a journey through the incredible history and natural wonders of the Yucatan Peninsula. Begin your journey by visiting the ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum, a fascinating city that was once a thriving center of commerce and culture. The city is situated atop a cliff overlooking the sparkling turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, offering stunning panoramic views that will take your breath away. Explore the ruins and learn about the fascinating history of this once-great civilization, with expert guides to show you the way. Next, dive into the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean Sea and discover the majestic sea turtles that call these waters home. Get up close and personal with these gentle giants and watch as they swim gracefully through the water, surrounded by vibrant coral reefs and other fascinating marine life. But the adventure doesn't stop there. After your encounter with the sea turtles, you'll head deep into the underground caves of the Yucatan Peninsula. These incredible natural wonders are home to an otherworldly landscape of stalactites, stalagmites, and stunning rock formations, all illuminated by the flickering light of candles. You'll be amazed by the sheer beauty and natural wonder of these caves, as expert guides lead you through their twisting passages and hidden chambers. Throughout your journey, you'll be accompanied by knowledgeable guides who will share their expert insights into the history and natural beauty of the region. Whether you're a history buff, nature lover, or simply seeking an unforgettable adventure, this tour has something for everyone. So why wait? Book your tour today and experience the wonders of Tulum, the majesty of the sea turtles, and the breathtaking beauty of the underground caves, all in one unforgettable journey through the Yucatan Peninsula.

Tulum: Akumal Turtles and Underground Cenote Swim Tour

7. Tulum: Akumal Turtles and Underground Cenote Swim Tour

We will take you to the Akumal beach where we will board a panga, we head out the the reef area, where groups of 6 at a time can jump in and experience this cool moment. Next we head to a super cool underground cenote, you will plunge in one of our beautiful cenotes and trek around like an explorer, you must know how to swim and like jackets are to be used. This is a super neat and surreal environment that is a must do when in the riviera maya. Lastly we will enjoy a delicious locally made lunch, if you want to make any tour extra special, we can help arrange an even more unique and unforgettable adventure.

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