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Rio Secreto

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Address: Carretera Federal Cancun- Tulum 307 en KM 282 | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77781, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 877 2377
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Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in...

Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in the world boast conditions that make it possible to witness the extraordinary beauty of an underground river. Rio Secreto is a fantastic journey into a unique system of underground rivers and ancient caverns that reveals both the astonishing interaction of time within the interior of our planet and the miraculous existence of our lives. Come and experience this magical journey with us on your next vacations in Mexico.

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Río Secreto Nature Reserve from Playa del Carmen
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A very interesting; have to do at least once in your lifetime experience

My wife and I loved this day trip. The river is a bit off the beaten track but once you get to the place the facilities are clean and modern. Getting to and through the caves... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Riverside, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I loved this day trip. The river is a bit off the beaten track but once you get to the place the facilities are clean and modern. Getting to and through the caves require good balance so if you do not have good balance you should skip. The caves are a wonderful example of nature at its... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the place to go! Amazing! I didn't want to leave and was upset when the tour was over...would love to go again.

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Houston, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went in June with my family (4 adults and 2 children (9 & 6) and we had an amazing time. Just a beautiful place and beautiful natural beauty!

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Summit, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I did the Rio Secreto Privilege tour on our honeymoon. It was such a special experience that we will treasure for a lifetime! Raul was a great guide. The private lunch afterwards was a great bonus. A must for your trip to Playa del Carmen!

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Wuhan, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

People will tell you about Xceret and the beaches but nobody tells you about this cave that was recently found where you can swim, see four different kinds of bats, a spider featured on national geographic, catfish, and tree roots from the jungle above for $79-$125. The price difference is based on one of three tours. I wish I knew... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Karina thank you so much for taking the time to explain everything about the cave. You gave a great insightful tour made me aware about the cavern and why it is so delicate and needs to be seen but at the same time protected. I absolutely love the tour your gave us, once again thank you and I promise next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This experience is awesome. You learn so much and you have so much fun. Our tour guide name was Alfredo. He explained so much to us about the caves and the Mynas. I can't even explain how awesome and amazing this experience was. I recommend this trip for your whole entire family. I would definitely do this experience again in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It was beautiful we went the Algeria way. For those who don't know how to swim. It does get deep to about 20 feet but you have a life jacket and the guide will help you through. It only for a really short period of time. You won't feel claustrophobic. I do recommend that if you wear glasses and have... More 

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Langley, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked the 'plus' tour which involved exploring 3 underground caves, a 'dry' cave and 2 'wet' caves, one which required some wading. Our tour guide was Lucita who was excellent. We were placed with a Spanish speaking group. Lucita was meticulous about ensuring we were provided with detailed information in English about what we were seeing. Each cave/cenote we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose this activity because rain was expected that day. No matter what the temperature is like outside, in the Cenotes its always a nice and cool so it is a good way to get out of the sun for a little while. Service and the guide was great. I forgot her name but she was a french speaking guide... More 

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