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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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Once in a lifetime sight to see

Amazing once in a lifetime experience, Victor our guide was very knowledgeable an friendly. We toured the cave, repelled down into the cave, bicycled thru the jungle & enjoyed... read more

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Trion, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Amazing once in a lifetime experience, Victor our guide was very knowledgeable an friendly. We toured the cave, repelled down into the cave, bicycled thru the jungle & enjoyed lunch while at Rio Secreto. It is a good bit of walking & an all day excursion but once in a lifetime experience.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an experience like no other. Put on a wetsuit, helmet, water shoes, life jacket and you are off to a short hike to the caves. You will see the underground up close and personal. Floating thru the water and seeing so many different formations was amazing. I am not the most coordinated and found some of the terrain... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fascinating, is the best word to describe Rio Secreto. We went on the Carnival Splendor and booked the Amazing Secret River excursion, it was worth every penny (ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen, bus ride upon arrival from ferry to the location and yummy lunch was all included) Upon arrival you must put all your belongings in a locker,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pros: - Super guide (our guide was very knowledgeable, fun and funny) - Up close views of the underground world (beasts, bugs and all) - All the gear you need is supplied (helmet with light, wetsuit and life jacket) Cons: - Even with no reason not to, you cannot take any cameras (rather they take pictures and offer exorbatent rates... More 

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Santa Barbara, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You only live once. Rio Secreto is an underground cave/river. According to our guide, it was discovered by a Mayan native 10 years ago while chasing an iguana. This "experience" is about going through a cave system 40-50 feet underground with a fresh water river in it, surrounded by stalactites/stalagmites with an experienced guide accompanying your group of up to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Explore the cave system in an educational and safe way. Fun day out and suitable for all ages. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I read lots of reviews and looked at quite a few photos trying to determine if this was something that would be fun for our group. Honestly at first I thought the photos looked cool but wasn't sure that it was mind blowing enough to spend most of a day on- was I wrong! This place is unbelievable in person!!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If it weren't for the price of photos, I'd have given it 5 stars. I swam with the whale sharks and got all the pictures from that for $35. Here the pictures were $90 and just one was $25. They don't let you bring go pros or anything in so if you want to remember it with pictures, then you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great day out, Hugo our guide was amazing. My mum couldn't manage walking in the caves so she floated on her back and Hugo pulled her round. Very, very informative and very well organised.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

what a fantastic day. My guide was silas he was very informative and cheerful. He took you though the cave where u get to swimm deep into caves its was so beautiful and refreshing as was so hot outside. I have never been so deep inside a cave I was in awe

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