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Akumal Bay: Cenotes And Snorkeling with Turtles

Akumal Bay: Cenotes And Snorkeling with Turtles

From US$ 95.24 per person

Explore the warm and swallow underwater world of Turtle Bay at Akumal on a leisurely guided snorkel tour. Search for 3 of the world’s 7 sea turtle species, and swim in the crystal clear waters of a massive cenote.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 6 - 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish
Pickup included
Please wait in your hotel lobby, your tour guide will be wearing an Ocean Tours uniform.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the warm underwater world of Turtle Bay at Akumal on a leisurely guided snorkel tour
  • Swim and snorkel in the crystal clear fresh waters of a massive cenote
  • Spot 3 of the world's 7 sea turtle species, with sightings guaranteed
Full description
Start with pickup from your hotel and travel to Akumal Bay. Be equipped with full snorkeling gear and begin your swim along the beach as you search for 3 different turtle species. Enjoy an hour of swimming alongside these majestic animals in their natural habitat. Enjoy the warm waters of the bay, and spot other marine life and various coral species.   Next, explore 2 different cenotes, which are underground rivers in massive underground cave systems situated in the tropical rainforest. Take a leisurely guided walk through the huge caverns and observe natural rock formations dating back millions of years. Swim in the crystal clear blue waters of these unique cenotes and relax amongst the thousands of white stalactites and stalagmites that surround you at every turn.
Includes
  • Round-trip transportation from your hotel lobby
  • Bilingual guide
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Reef snorkel tour at Akumal Bay
  • Swimming at 1 cenote, walking tour at 1 cave
  • Bottled water
  • A fee of 13 USD for entrance to the federal marina and national park
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Non-swimmers
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Sandals
  • Credit card
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Drones
  • Intoxication
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Touching animals

Know before you go

  • You will be contacted after booking to confirm pick up time and place
  • A photography service is provided for this adventure and your photos will be available for purchase at the end of the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

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Thank you Saskia, Neftali and Stéphane You are the mort beautiful people. Kindly and friendly. The activities was so cool i loved See you soon

April 12, 2021

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Good excursion, the bad thing that when you see the turtles in nature you risk not being able to see one. The way to the cenote is quite busy.

September 18, 2021

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Product ID: 323318