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Address: Akumal Beach, Akumal, Mexico
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Sea turtle excursion

We booked the 1/2 day excursion through amstar and realized that we probably could've taken a taxi and gone ourselves. But our guide, Vidyia was so nice and informative. What we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
kristie s
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East Freetown, Massachusetts

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English first
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Our guide Elias from Blue Caribe was the best! He took us to a cenote and snorkeling at Akumal Bay. We had the best time!! I would highly recommend. Very reasonable too.

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Los Angeles, California
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33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My family and I traveled to Playacar for a week for a long vacation. We chose our tour options carefully, as there were several young children in our group (ages 5 and 7). We found our tour guide Justine to be friendly and knowledgeable! We were picked up early at our hotel and rode to our first cenote stop. We... More 

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Londyn
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We booked a half day tour : Snorkelling with sea turtles and swimming in Cenote. It was absolutely fantastic. Make sure to book an am tour so that the beach is not too crowded and you can enjoy the the sea turtles in peace. Our guide was very friendly and very knowledgeable. After the snorkelling they took us for a... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This was one of the best experiences ever! The tour guide Romain was pleasant, professional, knowledgable, and genuinely friendly. You could tell he loved his profession and cared for your safety. The shuttle driver was courteous as well. Once we arrived at the beach Romain did a great job of keeping everything organized and on time. He reviewed how to... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I would like to think our experience was a one off but after spending £300 for a Whale Shark trip it was soo poor that I even felt the need to complain to Thomson. Our guide Simona knew nothing about the animals. Its well know they grow to the size of a bus, they filter feed, and the reason they... More 

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East Freetown, Massachusetts
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We booked the 1/2 day excursion through amstar and realized that we probably could've taken a taxi and gone ourselves. But our guide, Vidyia was so nice and informative. What we didn't really enjoy was that we went to a mayan village prior to the beach where she gave us a tour on how they live and there was a... More 

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Atlanta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This was my first time snorkeling and i loved it. We also swam in the cenote. Great guide and great experience. Would certainly do it again.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We booked the Turtle Tour through the Amstar rep at our hotel. There were 2 options, one which included a swim in a cenote and the turtle snorkelling and the other which included a zip wire into the ocean, we decided to choose the first option. We paid 99 USD each for the trip. Our tour guide Vidya arrived on... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Just got back from a fantastic morning excursion. OMG what a morning. Our guide Ana was fantastic, after getting everyone fitted up with life vest, fins & snorkel, she took us out into the bay. Within minutes she found a huge sea turtle, sting ray and more fish that you could image. The second part of the trip we went... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Went on this excursion via the Thomson rep from the Riu Lupita last Friday, 29th May 2015, and was blown away. I was first pick up and it was on time. The guide, Maricela (spell?), was excellent and full of knowledge. She conducted our day in English and Italian. She engaged everyone and made everyone feel like a group instead... More 

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Address: Akumal Beach, Akumal, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal

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