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Playa Punta Esmeralda

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Playa Punta Esmeralda

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Day Trip: Tulum, Coba, Playa Del Carmen and Cenote Swim from Cancun
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Day Trip: Tulum, Coba, Playa Del Carmen and Cenote Swim from Cancun
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Visit two of the most important Maya archaeological sites on this full-day tour: Coba and Tulum. Admire the backdrop of the Caribbean Sea while exploring the temples and pyramids of Tulum with a certified guide, then head to Coba to climb to the top of Nohoch Muul—the tallest pyramid on the Yucatán Peninsula. In the afternoon, take a swim in a 'cenote' (underground cave), sit down for a traditional Mexican lunch, and explore the city of Playa del Carmen. Round-trip transport is included.
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Mitch G wrote a review Mar 2020
Toronto, Canada268 contributions68 helpful votes
I have attended a number of rituals here at the cenote with Elder Luis Nah and the team known as Hambaj ka'an. a beautiful quiet spot to connect with the Maya energy of the water.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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bucketlisttravellers wrote a review Feb 2020
Sydney, Australia3,544 contributions526 helpful votes
We were looking for a nice beach area that wasn't too crowded and we found it with Playa Esmerelda. It is around a 30min walk from the main part of Playa Del Carmen. There were mainly locals swimming here and there was plenty of room to relax. There isn't much shade, so having a
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Michelle H wrote a review Jan 2020
Indianapolis, Indiana25 contributions4 helpful votes
We came here to visit the beach as it is in a cove like area so the water was calm. There was the Cenote. It was so clean and there were trees for shade. There were a lot of children playing in the Cenote but we stayed at the beach which was also wonderful. We did see the
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Maggie wrote a review Jan 2020
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You can escape the crowds and enjoy a leisurely walk to the beach, followed by a dip in the turquoise waters. Keep walking along Quinta Avenida , crossing over CTM street,keeping the sea on your right. This route is perfect for strolling, jogging or biking as it's closed to
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Date of experience: January 2020
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ErnieOTT wrote a review Dec 2019
Ottawa, Canada130 contributions26 helpful votes
After being in so many beautiful beaches in this area and Cozumel, Punta Esmeralda was not as great as expected. The beach itself is windy, lots of people, and you have to walk a lot, away from the main area, where most of the people is trying to get a spot to put a towel. The
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Date of experience: December 2019
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