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Contoy Adventures

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Isla Contoy 77500, Mexico
+52 998 578 9014
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Isla Contoy Day Trip: Snorkeling at Ixlache Reef and Eco-Paradise Tour
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Isla Contoy Private Day Tour, from Cancun
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This island nature reserve is home to 100 species of birds, including pelicans.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“frigate birds” (30 reviews)
“hermit crabs” (29 reviews)
“boat ride” (41 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Isla Contoy 77500, Mexico
+52 998 578 9014
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a very nice trip. We were one of the first boats to arrive, and the island looked like paradise. It was remarkable. Once more boats came in though, it was crowded. The water was beautiful, the scenery out of a hollywood movie, and...More

Thank jasonaF7622SL
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic adventure with Captain Lobo and our snorkeling guide Diego. The entire family enjoyed every part of the trip. It was a long rough boat ride. The whale sharks were incredible on August 10th. There were easily over 100 sharks. Lobo and Diego...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well organised from being picked up at hotel to returning in the afternoon. If you do nothing else in Mexico this island is a must. Vanessa and the rest of the crew made the trip very enjoyable! Even a scaredy cat like me of the...More

Thank ecole67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The trip to come to and from the island was a nightmare, see review of Ocean Tours. However, the island itself was very beautiful, but the areas that you can visit as a tourist are restricted to two short walks of less than 200 m...More

Thank ML-DK-21
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is the second straight year we have gone on this trip, it was hard to believe but they did such an awesome job again. We had a great time last year and it was even better this year. The crew was absolutely amazing.

1  Thank srooney24
Reviewed June 14, 2017

My husband and I visited Contoy Island in June 2017. A guy called JP was in charge. JP clearly loved the sound of his own voice as the number of lectures we all had about not using ANY sunscreen (forget what Thomson reps tell you...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We booked our tour through Victor in Isla Mujeres. What a wonderful day we had. All the guides were so nice and helpful. Really thoughtful service. Our tour company was Blue Caribe Eco tours. Highly recommend this tour operator. Isla Contoy is a gem and...More

1  Thank EMF60
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this island and the tour. I'll start by saying that I would travel all the way to Mexico again, simply to see this island once more. It was that incredible! We were 5 women traveling together, and booked...More

3  Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed May 16, 2017

While Isla Mujeres is perfect for souvenirs shopping, Isla Contoy was the greatest experience in my life. This is a protected spot in Caribe with the most beautiful beach and coral reef where you can snorkel. I highly recommend this trip, as not only the...More

1  Thank Luisa v
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This was an amazing experience. We went with explorateurs, with Diego as guide and had a lovely day. I totaly recommend we had a fun day, with an amazing view and amazing guide.

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July 23, 2017|
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Response from Stephanie P | Reviewed this property |
You can wear sunscreen, but it MUST be the ocean-safe kind. They don't allow you to put on regular sunscreen because it can ruin the reef's ecosystem if too much gets in the water from all the tourists. As far as bug... More
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Response from Libby D | Reviewed this property |
we travelled with Tui so booked with their rep cost about £215 for 2 adults. worth every penny. this includes visit to isla mejures not sure if any do solely isla Contoy. Enjoy ☉☉☉
December 13, 2016|
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Response from Jacky0965 | Reviewed this property |
My honest opinio would be that they are too young. Our boat trip was quite rough and there isn't a great deal of shade when you get there. I don't actuallt remember seeing any children on the island but that may just be me... More