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Chankanaab Reef

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At a depth of 70 feet, this reef is a great spot to learn how to snorkel.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed November 22, 2016

We snorkeled around and dove down to touch the submerged statues. Lots of fish. Appreciated the cave / cenote at the end, contrasting salt water and fresh water.

Thank HotTodde
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Chankanaab has a lot of activities, several restaurants, beachside service, a gorgeous garden that is worth walking through

Thank mexcelia
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Great for snorkeling or for scuba diving, this is perfect for those learning or first time young snorkelers. Nice beach.

Thank JanieNC
Reviewed November 11, 2016

It's a short drive but worth it. $21 U.S to get in. Get there early to get ahead of the cruise ship crowd. Snorkelling is best closest to the dolphin enclosure.clean bathrooms and friendly staff

2  Thank paitken2016
Reviewed November 10, 2016

The Chankanaab Park as well as the Reef for scuba diving and snorkelling is such a great place to visit. A must for the people who visit Cozumel.

Thank Mauricio H
Reviewed November 6, 2016

The reef has little to see and is difficult to enter unless it is calm . This is an attraction park for $22.00 /person US that is more foe land activity than for snorkeling.. Go to the Money bar north of herefor better snokeling for...More

3  Thank Joseph J
Reviewed November 3, 2016

This was our second dive spot of the day. Again, the water was warm and we had about 75 feet of visibility. The current wasn't very strong and made for a good drift dive hovering just above the bottom. The highlight of the dive was...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed November 1, 2016

There are many activities to take part in at Chankanaab water park. I snorkled and my husband did a shore scuba dive. We ate on the beach, went through the Mayan archeological section with our guide which was very informative, toured the tequila factory and...More

1  Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed October 30, 2016

to grab a snack, drink and locker at the Money bar then go snorkel. There are no reef walls, but there are still some good examples of coral formations here and plenty of colorful fish to swim along with you

Thank Reggie B
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Booked a day trip here from our cruise ship, with friends and their two teen boys from England, to interact with dolphins. We all had a blast, and loved the experience. Our dolphin trainer was great, friendly and very skilled, and put our dolphin Lilly...More

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June 30, 2017|
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Response from MichelleSteven | Reviewed this property |
I didn't dive while I was there. But I don't think you need reservations. There is a dive shop located directly on the beach at Chankanaab and I think you can book right there. But I am not positive. Cozumel has some great... More
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Annabelannabel15 | Reviewed this property |
We went to Chankanaab as a 'day trip' and the snorkel equipment was included in the entry fee.
November 19, 2016|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of free access