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Turtle Snorkeling in Akumal

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Address: Akumal 77730, Mexico
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Discover the amazing experience of swimming and seeing the Green Turtles...

Discover the amazing experience of swimming and seeing the Green Turtles all year in Akumal, our environmental friendly tour is also for first timers, no previous experience needed, you just decide to come and we will assure you have one of the most fascinating experiences ever!

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Private Tour: Akumal Marine Turtle Snorkeling from Cozumel
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Turtles, Snorkeling and Cenotes Adventure in Akumal

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TURTLES & CENOTES WITH OCEAN TOURS

We were on holiday at the end of June. The tour started off at the cenotes ar Chicken - Ha which were amazing, peaceful & a beautiful place to snorkel, followed by a light... read more

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were on holiday at the end of June. The tour started off at the cenotes ar Chicken - Ha which were amazing, peaceful & a beautiful place to snorkel, followed by a light lunch, be aware though that it was SWARMING in flies & mossies We saw several turtles, having a munch on sea grass, oblivious to us all,... More 

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Naples, Florida
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We arrived early morning as recommended by other travelers and beach was pretty empty. Upon our arrival, were greeted by a volunteer that guided us and explained where to snorkel. We brought our own snorkel gear with us so our only purchase was a couple of lockers to store our valuables. Each locker included a towel and a shower. We... More 

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Stevensville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best place in Mexico to see turtles. You can go with a group or on your own if you have equipment. Turtles are plentiful as the like the grassy bottom of Akumal Bay.

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a great time swimming with the sea turtles and enjoying the Cenote. Thank you for the awesome tour Valentina!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Until you've gotten to watch these amazing creatures in their own habitat it's tough to understand how incredible they are. When you encounter them, they're aware of you and will clearly demonstrate how they're feeling about your presence. Akumal was really fantastic for sea turtles, sting rays and other coral life. The only issue here was the number of people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Definite must see! Because we were coming from Riviera Maya it is worth it to pay for the guides. We booked our tour through Air Transat at our hotel and they used a company called Traffic Tours. If you have a hotel close to the Akumal Turtle Bay you can easily go there with your own gear. You will see... More 

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Watched the turtles hatch and head to sea. This was epic. Glad the staff at secrets Akumal take wild life seriously. The beach was clean not crowded at all. Saw many turtles, sting Rays and many different species of fish The fact that it's free is a bonus

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Don't pay guides,swim out and you will see them for free. You will need your own snorkeling gear or rent that from the scuba shop.

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Bartlett, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can snorkel right off the beach down by town or further down in front of the Secrets resort. I was there for a week in March and I snorkeled every day. I saw tons of turtles, swam with a school of blue tangs and saw a spotted Ray and many other types of fish. Enjoy!

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Toulon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take your Snorkeling stuffs with you and go in the middle of the bay to see a few turtles and it's free of charge

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