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Address: Cancun 77580, Mexico
Phone Number: 1-800-681-8121
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This is a great trip for beginners

This is a great trip for beginner snorkelers and people who are not very strong swimmers and even people who do not know how to swim. Everyone is required to wear a life vest at... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2016
jonas b
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Denver, Colorado
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Nebo, Kentucky
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We experienced the Mayan Snorkeling Adventure twice during our one week stay! It was so amazing on July 11th, we went again on July 15th. Our driver and guide, Jose "Joe" Antonio Aranda, was so great, we asked for him specifically for our 2nd tour!! My daughter and her husband honeymooned in Cancun and July 11th would have been their... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When arriving at the harbor, we were greeted by friendly, energetic staff who quickly took us onboard the catamaran after a short walk. We sailed to the snorkeling reef enjoying the sun and drinks served by the crew. After seeing beautiful coral, fish, and a couple of sting rays in the Caribbean, we boarded for our second stop at an... More 

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Thank NewJerseyBeachlovers
Morgantown
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Fun time. Guides were very good and experience overall excellent. Would recommend if you are looking for a nive half day (morning) excursion. Only 30m van ride from Cancun Hotel Zone.

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Thank Mike W
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Did the full day tour and it was awesome. Had seen sime reviews that said it was rushed and totally have to disagree. Had mor than enough time to enjoy each of the snorkeling sites and on beach for lunch as well. Have to say the food was really good, which always a little hesitant of. The guides were VERY... More 

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Thank Karen M
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Really great adventure! I'm a beginner snorkeled and felt pretty anxious before donning that snorkel mask and fins and tube. The staff made is all feel very safe and comfortable knowing that they were there to help us have a fun adventure. Safety FIRST!!!! Very clean boat, mask and snorkel tube which was brand new for each person. So relieved... More 

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Cheney, Washington
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Snorkeling Adventure was awesome. The plant life and fish were beautiful. The guides really know what they are doing, and would point different things on the trip that most people would probably miss. The water is warm and clear. Everyone was very friendly. Lunch was also very good. I would definitely go back. Bring extra cash. There is a five... More 

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Thank Katie F
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This is a great trip for beginner snorkelers and people who are not very strong swimmers and even people who do not know how to swim. Everyone is required to wear a life vest at all time. I enjoyed my 45 minute trip from Playa del Carmen. The highway and stopping at all the various hotels to pick up other... More 

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Thank jonas b
Colorado
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50 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

2 dives at the same spot, which had poor snorkeling with few fish or coral. Very large group so you were right on top of everyone and if you tried getting away so you weren't getting kicked in the face, they would coral you back into the herd. The lunch, which they described in advance as "the best you will... More 

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Thank fishtheboat
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Overall disappointed as we were not told about the $5 tax/admin fee and where also told we would visit 3 reefs but only visited 1 reef 3 times and each trip shorter than the previous. They also tried to sell us 'reef friendly' sunscreen.

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Thank Shaun G
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Today was one of the most wonderful days of our lives! All three activities were beyond beautiful and our guide, Nacho, was one of a kind; funny, knowledgable and most importantly respectful to mother nature. We would definitely recommend this trip to family and friends and would love to be back one day! Thank you!!!

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