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Address: South of Chankanaab Park, Cozumel, Mexico
Activities: Scuba diving
Description: At a depth of 70 feet, this reef is a great spot to learn how to snorkel.
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Cozumel Dolphin Swim at Chankanaab National Park

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Great Reef to Explore

A wonderful underwater reef. Great visibility, variety of fish life and water temperatures were pleasant. Recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
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Parshall, Colorado
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Parshall, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 NEW

A wonderful underwater reef. Great visibility, variety of fish life and water temperatures were pleasant. Recommended.

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Wheatland, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

Crystal clear waters, drift diving - the current just carries you along and the boat picks you up when you are done. Try Papa Hogs for your dive shop!

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Pearland, Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We loved all the fish we saw while snorkeling. The statues were amazing to see. Swam with the dolphins

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Circleville, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Took the submarine trip to the reef. Was a neat experience. Didn't see as many fish as we expected on that day, but the reef is awesome.

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Slidell, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We visited via cruise excursion. The snorkel guide was terriffic! The beach was beautiful. We even did a spontaneous scuba dive in the area , and we were delighted to see so much sea life with this easy dive right off the beach. It definitely had something for everyone including sea lions and dolphins. I would go here again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I took our kids 7 and 13 here. It was awesome! Tons of fish and our guide was amazing. He was very knowledgable and when my sons fin kept falling off he took him on the boogie board so we could all enjoy the experience and no one had to worry about his safety. I loved that... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Our grand kids had a great time on their first time snorkeling. There was a bit of a current which made it a little harder but we all had a great time Although we did see many fish my wife and I had seen many more on previous visits there There is a $21 admission charge but if you choose... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

this is a shallow reef close to the beach and tourist can swim out and snorkel from shore. manmade underwater objects and course for beach snorkelers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I loved the colorful fish and the crystal clear water. It was like swimming in an aquarium. If on a cruise, no need to book with the boat. Much cheaper to go with a local once off the cruise ship. More relaxed and free beer! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Our guide was very informative of what we expect to see and took his time to let us explore the areas. Glad this was on the itinerary! Will certainly include on the next trip.

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