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Contoy Adventures

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“boat ride”(42 reviews)
Experience the beauty and quietness of this unhabitate island located right in the border of the deep blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the cristal clear blue waters of the Mexican Caribbean. We have the best all inclusive snorkeling tour for...more
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Isla Contoy 77500, Mexico
+52 998 295 1140
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We were told this was a quiet and perfect tour. Snorkeling and exploring an island that is only inhabited by wildlife. What we got was a lot of alcohol and roudiness. Crew encouraging too much drinking (including) themselves. We were told it was bi-Lingual. It...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Global817978
Reviewed July 4, 2018

The place is so beautiful. We hardly saw something on the snorkeling. The island has NO fresh water. On the way back they force you to go to Isla Mujeres for 2 hours, when everybody is tired, with sand and just want to get to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
6  Thank Fernando R
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This is a reserve and very beautiful, white sands, stingrays and fish, nice food, its a great getaway where you might learn something aswell. There are no permanent residents, just a few scientists on the way you will be turtle spotting there around 3ft long....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank David A
Reviewed May 9, 2018

If you are staying near a half decent beach, this trip isn't worth your time or money. If you are staying on Isla Mujeres this trip is a complete waste of your time. If you are staying in a concrete jungle, with no access to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank TravelW0rkTravel
Reviewed April 26, 2018

The boat ride was great and saw many turtles on the way, the lunch was good and the beach is calm; but so is the beach at the hotel. Now for the bad and there is plenty. The ride from the hotel to the dock...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank Tony A
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Interesting, educational, and enjoyable - what a fantastic day we had with the crew of Contoy Adventures. Lead by Alex, we explored the reef (a thankfully tranquil day to snorkel) and had an interesting hour tour of the island. Lunch was great and more than...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Marty H
Reviewed April 6, 2018

We booked our tour and went 2 days later -- a beautiful hot calm day. The tour included snorkeling, and an hour stop in Isla Mujeres. The snorkeling was mediocre at best and it was a keep up with me venture, to get to the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank panbk4g
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Contoy is so worth a visit. The boat over was realy rough on the day we went but once we got there I totally forgot that because Contoy will take your breath away. The birds are amazing and the beach but the sea was the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank bobmonEngland
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beautiful postcard Island white sands warm aqua colour water Great boat trip great lunch and fantastic weather Will never forget this place ever

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank chellfakes
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Don´t even consider booking a tour with them if you don´t want to lose your money. We booked a tour with them for 178 USD. 2 days before our tour, they canceled it because contoy island was closed that day. We tried to contact them,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
23  Thank Imanol l
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April 18, 2018|
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Response from chellfakes | Reviewed this property |
Boat is about 50 mins
October 4, 2017|
Response from Stephanie P | Reviewed this property |
The dock is in Cancun. It looks like Akomel is about 1.5 hours from Cancun. So you would have a pretty long taxi ride. Once you get to the dock, it's an all-day excursion. It costs about $110 per person. So worth it... More
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