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Turtle Snorkeling in Akumal

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Address: Akumal 77730, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 155-2055
Description: Discover the amazing experience of swimming and seeing the Green Turtles...
Discover the amazing experience of swimming and seeing the Green Turtles all year in Akumal, our environmental friendly tour is also for first timers, no previous experience needed, you just decide to come and we will assure you have one of the most fascinating experiences ever!
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Definitely would recommend this, once in a lifetime experience. Never thought there would be as many turtles as there was, and also a lot of other fish and wildlife.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Definitely would recommend this, once in a lifetime experience. Never thought there would be as many turtles as there was, and also a lot of other fish and wildlife.

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Nothing can describe watching a docile turtle eating merely inches from your face. It was a great day. Buy the all natural sunblock BEFORE HAND, so you won't get burned by the price or the sun.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

We opted for a guided tour. Other people have gone without one and had good results. However, my wife and son are first time snorkellers and the guide proved very worthwhile. The kit was all included and was of perfectly reasonable standard for a one off trip. The guide was really experienced and patient with those in our small group... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Wonderful experience seeing the turtles in their natural environment. We also got to see stingrays and also some star fish. The sea is gorgeous so warm and clear and as for the beach....just stunning! Would recommend this as something for strong swimmers though.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I was staying at the Barceló Maya and heard about Akumal beach from a friend that had visited last year so my wife and I decided to give it a try. As we bring our own mask, snorkels, fins and towels to Mexico we wanted to try this without a tour company. Success! We picked up the local transit bus... More 

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lancashire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We went with a guide from 'Pirates of Akumal' (or similar name, I can't remember 100%). We got there early in the morning, they said that once we paid we would wait 10 minutes, if no one else came then we would go out just us two and the guide - no one turned up so we had our own... More 

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Statesville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

It was crazy. We loved it. We saw "Dude", "Nemo", "Dori" plus stingrays & coral. We used the local guide at the resort. He brought us there for the snorkel trip. I wasn't expecting to see that much. He swam directly over several of the turtles.

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Cumbria England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We stayed in the Riu Tequilla in Playacar, and although a little bit away we decided to go it alone. We caught a taxi from outside the hotel,we got the price before we got in the cab, the taxi drivers are more than happy to give you a price up front, and the taxi driver said when we arrived he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We saw two sea turtles and a sting ray, lots of coral reefs, schools of fish, lobsters etc. I have never been so excited and would gladly go back. the beach was also just awesome to visit

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Seagraves, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

This was my first time to snorkel and I was quite leary. But my guide Enrique made it very enjoyable for me and took very good care of me. The turtles and stingrays were so beautiful. This was by far our favorite excursion of the whole trip. Beach and water was the most beautiful I have ever seen!

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Address: Address: Akumal 77730, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 155-2055
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal

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