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Address: Highway 307 between Akumal and Xel-Ha | Km 107, Akumal 77780, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 (984) 109 20 61
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An underground cave with spectacular rock formations.

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An Amazing Cave!

Despite a couple of mild snafu's (the road to Aktun Chen is a rough one, and the facility -- government-run -- doesn't take credit cards), we had a good time. The guide was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Ellis P
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Albany, New York

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Albany, New York
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Despite a couple of mild snafu's (the road to Aktun Chen is a rough one, and the facility -- government-run -- doesn't take credit cards), we had a good time. The guide was knowledgeable and the cave itself is stunning. We did only the cave (I couldn't work up the nerve to do the zip line) but it was a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were looking to zip line and did not want to go to xplore with the tons of tour busses full. So we ventured to ActunChen and what a wonderful place. The drive to the reception area is a well maintained nature drive. The zip lining was great 9 in total. The outfit and guides are very professional and always... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The whole cenote experience was something you could not imagine just by words seeing is believing the stalagmites were so colorful and abundant inches to feet long hanging down into the water and crystal clear views this is a must see when in the Riveria Maya area I would do it again on our next trip.

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Thank vtxhemi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was awesome! We did the cave tour, zip line, and the cave snorkeling. We took our 22 month old and a 5 year old with us so it is family friendly. Obviously I couldn't zip line with the baby so I waited until my group did it first then I went after. The swimming in the cave was... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family had a beautiful day at Aktun Chen! I took our three girls (8,8 and 10) swimming in the caves and my husband took the walk in the caves. Both beautiful experiences! The water was crisp clear. We had it all to ourselves as we were swimming which was a luxury. We ate at the restaurant - which was... More 

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Murrieta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the zip line and had a great time. Once you go through the gate, it's a 5 minute drive down a dirt road through the jungle. Our tour guides Max and Jorge were great. They were funny, knowledgable about the park and very safety oriented. I was very pleased to see how much attention they paid to our... More 

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San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A marvellous place. You have to go. The cave is incredible, about of this world. Visit the cave first and then the Cenote.. The Cenote is incredible. Crystalline water and beautiful place. Its paradise. The guides are young, happy and helpful. They make the visit a pleasure. The manager Karla is super helpful and nice. Don't miss it is a... More 

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Thank Ninfa L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We snorkeled in the crystal clear refreshing mineral waters of this cenote, saw monkeys swinging through the jungle & also huge Iguanas! Great for a hot day as the waters are cool, but no wet suit needed. Great guide and then left to swim for 2 hrs! they take photos for a small fee!

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Thank Maria B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cenote came highly recommended by a tour guide from Tulum. It was an incredible experience. We were 8 people and we basically had the whole cenote for us.The service from the people who worked there was excellent. A really nice place to visit if you go to Playa del Carmen.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a long way down a windy road but once you get there it is great. The water is cool and refreshing. The bats and fish freak me out bit but it was actually so great. Please go if you have the chance.

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