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Huatulco Bay

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Address: Huatulco, Mexico
Phone Number: 529585833469
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Snorkeling at Huatulco Bay

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Amazing view of the ocean, the bay and cliffs, blanketed in the distance by lush mountains.

Just because you stay at a resort, doesn't mean it has to be on a strip that has been leveled for tourism. This area truly is an eco tourist spot. Huatulco has taken great care... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Littlemisskid
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Cambridge
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just because you stay at a resort, doesn't mean it has to be on a strip that has been leveled for tourism. This area truly is an eco tourist spot. Huatulco has taken great care to leave as much nature as possible in tact, leaving the area thick with greenery and teaming with wildlife.

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Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and clean bay for you to enjoy like a champ, would recommend a lot of sunscreen and some beach towels, don't forget a beach umbrella as there very few places with shade.

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our way to the bay tour we encountered a school of dolphins playing in the ocean. A rare treat. On our way back we were treated to a sighting of a manta ray. Beautiful waters to snorkel in.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beaches are not crowded and are very clean as well as the water. Snorkeling, fishing, bay tours to secluded bays for swimming are great. Local cuisine is excellent and the national park ensures it will not turn into Cancun or Acapulco. Mexico did this place right. Evening walks in town are pleasant.

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Houston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

I love Huatulco! We've visited it many times over the years and although at times it gets crowded, it never feels like a touristy town. It helps that the main hotels are not near the main town and mainly isolated with vegetation. Prices tend to be much lower that any other resort town in Mexico, the ocean is pristine and... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We were in Huatulco for just about 6 hours on a cruise stop. It's not surprising that the beautiful Huatulco bay is the number 1 "attraction" in this area. This place was unexpectedly beautiful and we both decided that we'd come back in a minute given the opportunity. It was fairly quiet and and not spoiled by large crowds. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This is a gorgeous beach, the waves were great, we went there to surf, not sure about swimming, ocean looked a bit rough. Saw sting ray family, with dotted skin simply beautiful! Clean, nice courteous people, vendors not pushy, very nice place to chill.

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Cowra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Our cruise ship was only there for a few hours so there was only time for a few drinks, some guacamole and a swim. A relaxing few hours.

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Crest Hill, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Very Beautiful, quiet and peaceful. We love the beach and the Hot sunny days! We enjoy the food and people are very nice.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The beach is so pretty and the snorkeling area is right there. Don't need to rent a boat. The sand is raked and clean, wonderful chaises and umbrellas with thatched roof huts.

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