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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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Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve Eco-Adventure Including Muyil Ruins

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The beautiful second day

visit Tulun and get one beautiful day you need make your reservation with one operator an then you can look the beautul river is mayadan adventure serch

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Jhons H
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Chetumal, Mexico
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Chetumal, Mexico
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22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

visit Tulun and get one beautiful day you need make your reservation with one operator an then you can look the beautul river is mayadan adventure serch

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canada
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have only biked here but made it about 15 km over the bumpy gravel road but if you are lucky enough to find an access point to the beach it is so amazing! White sand one maybe two people, pelicans, palm trees...just ignore all the plastico washed ashore and try not to use or discard so much in your... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I (retired) love experiencing nature and this quite long boat trip was very different and educational. Our tour guide (Omar) and boat driver were extremely qualified and helpful. You not only get to cross two large freshwater lakes but also get to slowly cruise between the mangroves and see herons, egrets, kingfishers, and osprey. The water is... More 

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1 Thank maureen5
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great day out and a wonderful chance to see so much wildlife: herons, ospreys, frigates, roseate spoonbills, crocodiles, turtles as well as all the fish of the barrier reef. It was expensive but we saw and experienced so much, so no regrets. The guide was excellent (Salvador) and great at spotting things and the boat rides through the mangroves... More 

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2 Thank Linda R R R
Portland, Oregon
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are three places to visit from Muyil, the little village south of Tulum. First the Mayan ruins of Muyil which are not as extensive as those in Tulum, but interesting, nevertheless. Then there is a boardwalk through the jungle of very old trees. Here there are a lot of birds in this native vegetation. Finally at the end of... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an eco-tour thru the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve with our group and appreciated the guidance with the local guides whether it was spotting dolphins, turtles or snorkling in the reef.

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the Muyil ruins not expecting what would happen after that. If you go around the main temple then it takes you down to a wooden path that takes you through the Sian Ka'an jungle and about halfway between the ruins and the lagoon their is an observatory which although difficult to climb up and down, is worth the... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Denise and I traveled here 01/05/2016 - 01/08/2016. The road is every bit as troublesome as described. We were very pleased to have rented an SUV. We did meet travelers using other vehicles, but it is much easier in an SUV. We stayed at the Sol Caribe, 2 - 3 miles north of Punta Allen. Fabulous resort, great staff, very... More 

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yorkshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to this trip, although I enjoyed it I was disappointed, it certainly wasn't what I was expecting. Initially we were told we had to drive ourselves after having actually booked the truck tour. We were late leaving Tulum and only got 100 metres down the road before our battered old jeep broke down. Half an... More 

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toronto
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24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An interesting place for kids to learn about the local biosphere and local wildlife. I'm going back again this week.

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