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Ranked #1 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #2 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Reefs
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Ranked #3 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
An underground cave with spectacular rock formations.
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Dos Ojos Scuba specializes in cavern and cave diving services, including guiding and training (IANTD - Cavern to Full Cave... more » Owner description: Dos Ojos Scuba specializes in cavern and cave diving services, including guiding and training (IANTD - Cavern to Full Cave Diver and PADI - all recreational scuba diver levels). The dive shop is located at the main entrance of cenotes Dos Ojos on Highway 307, close to Xel-Ha, about 6 miles (10 km) south of Akumal or 10 miles (12 km) north of Tulum. « less
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Ranked #5 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Libraries; Traveler Resources
Owner description: Hekab Be Biblioteca is a community library that operates solely on donations. We receive no government funding and do not... more » Owner description: Hekab Be Biblioteca is a community library that operates solely on donations. We receive no government funding and do not charge for our services. In addition to a fully functioning library system, we have an afterschool program for local children ages 3-12 that provides activities/classes in English, music, art, yoga, environmental education, sports, and more! « less
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Ranked #6 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Other zoos & aquariums; Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #7 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Beaches; Bodies of Water
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Ranked #8 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #9 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Bodies of Water; Reefs; Nature and Parks

Yal-ku Lagoon is wonderful for both adults and children.  There are no  ocean waves.  There are several easy entry stairs with railing into the lagoon. Easy, gentle slow paced... more »

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Ranked #10 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
Owner description: Upon arrival to our base in Akumal, you will be greeted by our team for check-in. Before departure, you will undergo a safety... more » Owner description: Upon arrival to our base in Akumal, you will be greeted by our team for check-in. Before departure, you will undergo a safety briefing and be introduced to your guides who will accompany you on the tour. Before leaving, you will be able to test-drive your ATV to make sure you are comfortable and familiar with the vehicle, and feel sure of yourself. Once everyone has given their "thumbs-up", were off! The tour departs Akumal and heads directly into the jungle over dirt roads and through rustic Mayan paths to our private nature reserve. You will get to ride over terrain that is challenging enough for even the most experienced riders, but easy enough for beginners to maneuver at their on pace. After riding for about 45 minutes, we arrive at our very own private nature reserve where we will visit pristine caverns. « less
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Ranked #11 of 12 attractions in Akumal
Category: Spas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: An onsite holistic Wellness Center, part of the TAO Residential Community. The center features a movement room with daily... more » Owner description: An onsite holistic Wellness Center, part of the TAO Residential Community. The center features a movement room with daily yoga, meditation, tai chi, qi gong, zumba and pilates classes; a swimming pool and lap pool with saline water; locker rooms with steam baths; a healthy snack bar; a socially conscious boutique; a vibrant gym; world-class lecture hall for up to 150 people; lounge; terraces and the an energy treatment program featuring an uncommon selection of life balancing and rejuvenation treatments, including the region’s most amazing traditional healing arts program, which centers on the Temazcal Ceremony. « less
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Ranked #12 of 12 attractions in Akumal
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Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Uxuxubi is a mayan word meanning"wistle" is located 30 minutes south of Playa del Carmen, in the hearth of the Riviera Maya... more » Owner description: Uxuxubi is a mayan word meanning"wistle" is located 30 minutes south of Playa del Carmen, in the hearth of the Riviera Maya Mexico.Enter Akumal town;then take the jungle road to Uxuxubi. We offer: Zip Line, a Lagoon Raft,Cenote Swimming, Crocodile Observatory, Mayan Bee Farming, Birth Watching, Camping & Jungle Hiking,Photo Safary. We are eco-farmers with a very special place, a jewel of ecology in the Maya Forest. « less
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