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Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

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Address: Q. Roo Mexico, Sian Ka'an, Mexico
Phone Number: 9841314058
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Sian Ka'an (Mayan for "Where the sky is born") is a 1.3...

Sian Ka'an (Mayan for "Where the sky is born") is a 1.3 million-acre biosphere reserve.

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We did this as a jungle tour....I must say my imagination was shattered...not like the Amazon wildlife I was expecting... Still there was boat ride on the river....it was vastin... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Leena398
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did this as a jungle tour....I must say my imagination was shattered...not like the Amazon wildlife I was expecting... Still there was boat ride on the river....it was vastin it's green color.....the margins are bordered by. Mangroves. There is a population of Pelicans , herons. And local fish they feed on... The first impressions was that of a swamp...and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best day we had in yucatan. The reserve by itself is simply amazing, but you can even spot manatees, crocs, Dolphins, turtles and tons of birds during the morning day tour. Snorkeling conditions are also greats, with beautiful corals and colorful fishes. Finally the natural pool beach seems to be out of heaven. Worth 10 times the 140$/person.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour began with a 2 hour bumpy ride in the open truck. In retrospect we may have been wiser going in a 4x4 jeep but it did add to the fun! We then got on six seater boats that were really exciting. Our captain was lovely. We saw a family of dolphins and giant sea turtles. The biosphere is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous boat trip on lagoons, floating down a canal in warm clear water among the mangroves for a kilometer, fantastic guide, Alberto, who provided a fascinating glimpse into Mayan life ancient and modern

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a tour of sian ka'an with our tour operator thomson. This was the best excursion of our holiday and not to be missed! The ride through the jungle was a bit long and very bumpy but worth it at the end. We then jumped into speed boats and saw Dolphins, Manatees and sea turtles. We also stopped for... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Sian Ka'an which is Mayan for view of heaven. It's a 20-30 minute drive from Tulum to the start of the of the park. On this road and for a few miles within the reserve there are a range of spas, restaurants, and hotels of all sizes and and all with an eco theme. This is especially the case... More 

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Cold Lake, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

This was a last minute stop on our way to the south border. It was well worth it though. The range of wildlife out here was amazing. So many birds, and animals and the plant life was beautiful. I had wished that evening that we stopped in here earlier in the day to see more of it. We even saw... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

OK so the road through the national park leaves a lot to be desired ... 1.5hrs of bone crunching, bum numbing bumps with the occasional glimpse of the most amazing beaches. It's worth stopping at the bridge to spot the crocodiles if you are lucky. Having said that the boat trip was amazing as we found Dolphins, Sea Turtles and... More 

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in downtown Tulum for five days. This excursion was highly recommended by the managers at our hotel. We decided to give it a shot. Man, were we very pleased with our choice. Luckily for us, this time of year is not as busy. We were able to set a date with any trouble. We were in a group... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Third time and still a charm! We took my brother and his wife down to Punta Allen. We had a 4x4 jeep, and it rained like crazy while we were in Punta Allen. You could see everyone's mood just dampen because of the rain, but I knew the fun that was to come!!! The bumpy ride we had on the... More 

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