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Address: Isla Contoy 77500, Mexico
Phone Number:
9985789014
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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This island nature reserve is home to 100 species of birds, including...

This island nature reserve is home to 100 species of birds, including pelicans.

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Paradise Islands Tour: Isla Contoy and Isla Mujeres
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Isla Contoy and Isla Mujeres Combo Tour with Snorkeling from Cancun or Playa...
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Paradise Islands Discovery Tour: Isla Contoy and Isla Mujeres with Snorkeling

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After an hour boat ride from Isla Mujeres we arrived at this beautiful location. Be aware that you should bring eco-friendly bug and sun repellant. This is also a non-smoking... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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cleveland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After an hour boat ride from Isla Mujeres we arrived at this beautiful location. Be aware that you should bring eco-friendly bug and sun repellant. This is also a non-smoking island. The birds were abundant. Water crystal clear with fish, stingray, and hermit crabs about. An alligator was even spotted. It was a nice quiet beautiful day

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely boat trip to get there snorkelling in the sea and the entertainment on the boat was amazing! The island is beautiful but after 2 hours of being there and not being able to wear sun cream we was ready to leave ... Good day out

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there with ocean tours from Cancun. Place is like paradise. You can see Ray fishes just next to you. Water is very clear and food was amazing. Our crew was excellent.

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Pasadena, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This buffet was amazing. The food was delicious and plentiful. There were so many good choices. Fish, shrimp scallops, lobster, beef, pork, chicken, tons of veggies and fresh fruits. Soups and desserts, it was a buffet paradise.

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York, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This rather isolated island is a nature conservation park, allowing only 200 visitors each day. We traveled with Scuba Cancun, and the guys were wonderful!!! Ullysus spoke excellent English, since our Spanish is limited, and made us "at home". Seventeen people were with our tour to Isla de Mujeres, then to Isla Contoy in an eight hour tour day. They... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2017

What a beautiful island. The tour started with a stop at the reef to snorkel. There were lots of beautiful fish (well the barracuda was not so beautiful). Then we headed to Isla Contoy. It was breathtaking. Beautiful shallow, sandy beach, a look out with openings on the way up the staircase for different views of the island, then at... More 

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We visited Isla Contoy as part of a snorkeling trip. I don't think I have been anywhere as beautiful. The sand was so white and soft, the water was crystal clear with no sea weed. I didn't want to leave Thomas out tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Would love to go back one day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2017

We booked a tour from Cancun and arrived by boat after a 55 minute ride. Although the boat ride was somewhat rough we arrived at the beautiful tranquil island. Only 200 people are allowed on this federal reserve each day. Upon arrival a guide took us snorkeling. We saw so many beautiful fish...a large nurse shark, 2 large barracudas, large... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

We booked a snorkeling and island tour in March 2014. The boat ride to this island was long (about 1.5 hours) and rough. It's not for the fainted heart, but my 10-yrs old daughter has no problem with the boat ride. The snorkel at the natural reef was not that good, because we went on the day right after a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

Very Simple : Isla Contoy is a Jewel at the Caribbean ,is national park . to go there you take a ferry fro Puerto Juarez and take a least 50 minutes and when you return you stop in Isla Mujeres for one hour, we take a B D Travel for the tour in worth every pennies , you can Snorkeling... More 

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