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Turtle Snorkeling in Akumal

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Address: , Akumal 77730, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 155-2055
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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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This has to be one of the best things we have done, its just amazing. We hired snorkels from our hostel, took the local bus to the beach and had the most amazing day swimming with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

This has to be one of the best things we have done, its just amazing. We hired snorkels from our hostel, took the local bus to the beach and had the most amazing day swimming with the turtles. The beach is a public beach so you don't have to pay anything. Just don't touch the turtles as they do have... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

My group of two teenage girls, a tween and several adults went on this excursion while we were in Tulum August 10-15. We loved it! Our guide Javo was great - very knowledgeable about the area's history, culture and ecology, and also very cute and charming. Our driver Carlos was quiet but extremely polite and helpful. The whole group loved... More 

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Kent uk
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Not my favorite trip, as I struggle with snorkeling, so this is just my opinion and should not deter others. Very early pick up for me at the hotel we were in, then the cenotes were quite interesting but a little too long, then lunch which was a little sparce, and visited by rather tatty mangy dog, bit off putting.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We snorkeled a bit on our own inside the buoys and saw several turtles, and then also snorkeled with a guide outside the buoys. The reef in Akumal isn't as pretty as the reef in Puerto Morelos, but you can't beat the turtles!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Park in the last lot on the left. Lots of shade and only 50 pesos. If you are a comfortable swimmer/snorkeler... Get your own equipment (available for rent in the dive shop on the beach or buy cheap set). First, snorkel out in the area within the buoys. It's not necessary to go with a guide, but if you have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Visited Animal beach today with my Teenage Daughter and Son as part of an Ocean Tours trip. 11 of us. No suncream or chemical lotions understandably at this venue. Great white sandy beach, into the water and flippers on. Although there is a general seaweed problem along the coast at the moment the water was perfectly clear enough to view... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

I snorkeled at 4 different locations. Many, many turtles around in akumal. Water is not as clear as other areas but can still see the turtles and some fish.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Totally amazing trip to swim in the same water as turtles in their natural habitat... one thing to bear in mind is the whole coast does have loads of seaweed floating about which can be a bit off putting,but worth putting up with to experience the turtles!!

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Crocker, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We had a great time at the bay. They are dealing with a seaweed problem right now. The water is a bit murky. We brought our own snorkel equipment and went quite a ways outside of the swimming area. We saw 6 turtles and a few stingrays.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Me and my husband and two children snorkled with the turtles and loved every minute of it ,we saw lots of turtles and a few sting rays ,cuttlefish and a barracuda included with this tour was visiting 3 Centoes near by it was a amazing experience .also akumal beach is beautiful while you are there check out Lucy's cafe there... More 

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