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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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Paradise Islands Tour: Isla Contoy and Isla Mujeres
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Day Trip to Contoy Island, Snorkeling and Bird Watching Tour
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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” (31 reviews)
“hermit crabs” (30 reviews)
“boat ride” (41 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Isla Contoy 77500, Mexico
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+52 998 578 9014
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"frigate birds"
in 31 reviews
"hermit crabs"
in 30 reviews
"boat ride"
in 41 reviews
"bird sanctuary"
in 14 reviews
"day trip"
in 38 reviews
"national park"
in 20 reviews
"observation tower"
in 9 reviews
"pristine island"
in 4 reviews
"blue caribe"
in 4 reviews
"off limits"
in 4 reviews
"small museum"
in 8 reviews
"mosquito repellent"
in 5 reviews
"thomson rep"
in 4 reviews
"recommend this trip"
in 9 reviews
"open ocean"
in 6 reviews
"different species"
in 4 reviews
"sun screen"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank TravelW0rkTravel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Tony A
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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

2  Thank Marty H
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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

1  Thank panbk4g
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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

1  Thank bobmonEngland
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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

1  Thank chellfakes
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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

13  Thank Imanol l
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

What can I say .. what an amazing day . Was picked up from our hotel to be taken to this excursion me taking to the port before we got out the boat to go to the island . We were the only English on...More

5  Thank Nancy L
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful place..Turquoise waters, shell crabs everywhere..a little paradise. There is a small beach,very clean with white sand. Its about 40 minutes with the boat from Cancun..You definitely have ro go.P.s you have to put sun protection from your hotel because it is prohibited in...More

Thank Irene_48Greece
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Reviewed August 26, 2017

beautiful place for snorkeling, unfortunately too much tourist (event though the number of boat is limited per day) and you can't walk aroud the island, beautifull ocean's view with a lot of birds...Could be a paradise island!

4  Thank Sard01
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Debra R
April 18, 2018|
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Response from chellfakes | Reviewed this property |
Boat is about 50 mins
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Beckim201613
October 4, 2017|
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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
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Beckim201613
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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