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Santuario de la Tortuga Marina Xcacel Xcacelito

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I went alone on this trip, is a trip you can do alone, couple or group, you will find a Little... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Mexico City, Mexico
Beautiful beach full of turtle nests

I love this place! Beautiful beach with azureblue water and white sand. The beach is full of turtle... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
Susanne H
Bamberg, Germany
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, you must avoid all the people who will try to rent you a life jacket for $100 pesos each one by lying you saying is mandatory to wear it if you want to swim with the turtles, so don't believe it and...More

Thank Tugabiota
Reviewed August 27, 2018

we visited this place, recommended by the guys who rented us the golf car to go around isla mujeres, just a bunch of pools with turtles, the place is not well taking care, no explanation was given on anything, the handle a smll nag of...More

2  Thank lucygrundy2018
Reviewed April 22, 2018

I went alone on this trip, is a trip you can do alone, couple or group, you will find a Little cenote over there and then afetr doing the cenote you can go to the beach, the bech doesn´t have anything to buy as no...More

1  Thank AndVal02
Reviewed August 15, 2017

I love this place! Beautiful beach with azureblue water and white sand. The beach is full of turtle nests so beware not to step into them. There's a cenote nearby. We didn't went there but it's said to be worth a go. The beach closes...More

3  Thank Susanne H
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Great beach, wild, no food, no drinks, no loud music, a paradise, with small xenote, basic bathrooms. Fantastic !!

Thank turcomovil
Reviewed May 22, 2017

this beach was such a treat. Off the beaten path and a bit hard to find but well worth the drive from Playa. Very few people and beautiful water. Spent a few hours on the beach and took a 10 minute trail walk to the...More

6  Thank BeachOkie
Reviewed May 12, 2017

wasn't crowded, payed a $10 donation at the entrance for my wife and I, beautiful beach and had a blast at the cenote in the jungle, north end of the beach had lots of fish right off the beach for snorkeling. Not much for reef...More

4  Thank jesse m
Reviewed January 29, 2017

A wonderful rustic place with even a cenote a 200 meters from the turtle area. It is a bit difficult to find the entrance and it is not a place with bars or entertaiment. Go to Akumal for restaurants and bars which is only a...More

1  Thank berenicewatersm
Reviewed October 29, 2016

1-BE AWARE OF THE LOCAL GUIDES !!! MAKE A DEAL UP FRONT!! 10$ before the "tour" after return 30$ !!! 2-FINNS ARE NOT AN OPTION, BUT you can try the short ones and get your own snorkel jacket 3-No place to change the clothes if...More

2  Thank milesmaker
Reviewed October 3, 2016

We did it on our own without tour operator , you need a mask and life jacket ---YOU CANT USE FIN IS FORBIDDEN FROM THE OFFICIAL STAFF OF PARK--- Be aware of fake guide , they will try to ask 50 dollar for person but...More

10  Thank Guido C
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