We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Pleasant” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Espacio Natura

Espacio Natura
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve Eco-Adventure Including Muyil Ruins
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Drive a Jeep through the jungle, winding roads in Caribbean Sea within the Biosphere Reserve of Sian Ka'an, one of the largest reserves in the world. During the trip we stop at Boca Paila to take pictures, coming to punta allen take a snack.Board small boats to go see dolphins, turtles, starfish, migratory birds and do snorkeling. we have a fascinating experience to marine biodiversity, multicolored fish, corals, and other species of this delicate ecosystem leaving a pleasant sensation.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities
Orange, France
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2013

This is a funny adventure, we were lucky as we shared the jeep with the guides, so my husband drove first and I drove to come back. We were just disappointed regarding the time done to see turtles and dolphins, it was short and seems like hunting.

Visited February 2013
1 Thank SBL13
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

371 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Victoria BC
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2013

Our family didn't want to do the usual out trip from the all inclusive hotel so we found this one! We don't believe in riding and kissing dolphins, so this trip was a perfect solution.
A Trek through the jungle in a jeep. An awesome Tour Guide. Fabulous boating experience...visiting dolphins and sea turtles in the wild, a snorkelling experience in the middle of nowhere. Hanging out on this beautiful backdrop in shallow clear waters. A fantastic lunch with fresh lobster from the fishing village. We had a blast. We will never forget it.

Visited December 2012
8 Thank Kate W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Puebla, Mexico
Level Contributor
60 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“What a Day!!!!!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2013

I was afraid of this being a tourist foolish trip it was not. We got our jeep and take the most incredible drive of all vacations the guide Aida was excellent and Ricardo the boat captain was really the best in town. Yes you don´t only take the jeep tour but you also get a long time in boat to see dolphins we saw like 8 turtles birds and get your snorkeling time and spend some time swimming in “the pool” a spot of the sea may be 4 feet deep where you can swim or relax
There are other companies offering the tour for what I saw use espacio natura don´t fall for imitations

Visited May 2013
2 Thank Engin22
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Travel in an Army Truck”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2013

great trip out, the guide was knowledgeable. It is a good journey but the end results are worth it. we got to see wild dolphins and loggerhead turtles in the wild.

Fred the guide was great company though the ecological speech at the end was overlong for me as a guest, it did show Fred's passion in the subject.

a must do trip

Visited April 2013
2 Thank Griffin1496
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Punta Allen, Mexico
Level Contributor
16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Do that on your own....”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

If you like driving in a line through a Natural Reseve then find 100 other people in the village of Punta Allen trying to park their jeep just somewhere (there are all around this little village), just to follow one single dolphin with 15 other boats and then try to snorkel without hitting your neighbours fins... if that's your style - then this tour is for you. I would highly recommend to rent a jeep on your own, drive down carefully and enjoy the nature on your way, take a boat early in the morning and see the wonders of the Biosphere before the jeep tour expedition arrives.

Visited January 2013
5 Thank micasaestucasa
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Espacio Natura also viewed

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya
Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya
Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya

Been to Espacio Natura? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing