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Address: About 5 minutes south of Tulum Pueblo on 307 South by taxi | Carretera Federal . Tulum Carrillo Puerto, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Surprising Cenote

Grab onto the rope swing and dive right in. Simple, clean cenote full of interesting rock formations just off the main drag.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Bill M

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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Grab onto the rope swing and dive right in. Simple, clean cenote full of interesting rock formations just off the main drag.

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Thank Bill M
Hamburg, Germany
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went snorkeling in both cenotes (crytal& escondido). The water was refreshing& clear. For snorkeling we perfered the Cenote Escondido because it was full of fishes and the water was Not that full with seaweeds. The Fish don't swim away from you if you take a deep breath and dive down! Awesome impressions!

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Thank saraihamburg
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cenote Crystal has a fun platform to jump from into the cenote. It's more like an open lake than a cenote as it sits at ground level. This cenote is still beautiful to explore, and for 120 peso you can also access the cenote across the road, Escondido. You can cycle to Crystal from town in 15-20 minutes on a... More 

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Thank Em B
United Kingdom
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96 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Whilst I appreciated the beauty of this cenote, the algae made it feel like swimming in a swamp. Included in your entrance fee is the cenote across the road (cenote Escondido), This was much more fresh and clean with a great rope swing and small diving cliff. It is a short walk or cycle straight off the main road.

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Thank lucyloooooo
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

If you're looking to get away from the more touristy cenotes, then these two - about 5km down the highway from Tulum - are for you. We rented bikes and it took about 20 minutes to cycle to the entrance of cenote Cristal from the centre of town. It is MXN120 per person to access both Cristal and Escondido. You'll... More 

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Goiania, GO
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

The water is crystal clear. The place is kinda scary tho. The staff was kinda rude, but it was fine.

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Festus, Missouri
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100 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Cenotes are a must if you come to Mexico. Safe and fun for all ages. Clean, clear and cool for those hot days.

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Bonn
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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

The Cenote can easily be reached by bike from Tulum. It is located within a forest off the main road and there are some picnic tables, a raised platform from which you can jump into the small cenote and several ropes to hold onto for rest. When we went there we were lucky enough to be able to enjoy the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Came here in the advice of other guests as they said it was quiet and no one around. Now I know why as this is nothing special and not close to others like gran Cenote. I would save your pesos and time and go somewhere else. Not to say that this isn't nice but there aren't a lot of facilities... More 

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Capitola, California
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Cool water on a hot humid day is a wonderful wonderful thing!!! You can swim in the cool water or just dangle your feet in the pool of cold water. Small fish come around your if your movements slow down, don't be alarmed they are there to exfoliate your feet LOL It is the oddest thing and to me it... More 

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