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Chankanaab Reef

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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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Absolutely yes!

It's like 90 dollars all-inclusive day, great Mexican food, an absolutely outstanding complex of pools with ocean altogether. You have some nice statues in the ocean. so stunning... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Jablanica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Albany, New York
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We had dove Devils Throat the dive before so a less drifty dive was in order and this fit the bill. Was good, not as good as the other reefs we dove! If I had a choice I would skip this one!

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Jablanica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It's like 90 dollars all-inclusive day, great Mexican food, an absolutely outstanding complex of pools with ocean altogether. You have some nice statues in the ocean. so stunning! Worth of seeing.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Great snorkeling, awesome reef with so many different types of fish. We saw barracuda, puffers and so many species we haven't seen on other reefs. We paid $19 (used a $2 coupon) per person, felt it was well worth the expense. Definitely a place we'll come back to next time we're in Cozumel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Excellent experience. Park has lots to offer: swimming with the dolphins (sea water folks - not a pool..just overheard some people didn't know that...dolphins are for the ocean only) Pictures are a rip off though, individually taken and wow..shocked at the price. Snorkeling is nice, food was good, tequila tasting and bartender makes an amazing homemade margarita with local produce...no... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Visited Chankanaab with a large party and the park was very accommodating. We enjoyed snorkeling and scuba diving where we saw tons of marine life! There are many other things to do at this attraction that we saw but just didn't have the time. Would go back again if we had the opportunity next time!

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I love walking through the botanical garden to see the plants and black and white lizards, the saltwater lagoon with its parrot fish, swimming or scuba diving, and eating at the excellent bar on the beach.

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I snorkel here all the time & just absolutely love this Reef. I even saw an octopus the last time I was there. It's amazing the sea life that is in this reef. I highly recommend it.... not for beginners unless there's calm seas.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

My husband and I booked a day here thru our hotel and took our 6-month old and 3.5 year old. My 3.5 year old was so excited to swim with the Dolphins. We don't recommend this if you have small children. Obviously, the baby is too young, but we were told our son would be able to swim with the... More 

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United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Great reef worth the visit, awesome fish and corals, Dolphins too. They also have snubs for those who are not divers.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

My first dive in Cozumel was done at the Chankanaab Shallows Reef. It is a very nice dive site where you can see lobsters, crabs and other marine life. It was at this site where I also saw a large Goliath Grouper.

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Address: South of Chankanaab Park, Cozumel, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel

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