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Small Cenote

This cenote has a diving platform and is very refreshing however has a bit of algae floating around... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
via mobile

This is a sweet and beautiful Cenote. We got there early in the morning, and there were only a few... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
River Forest, Illinois
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The Maya regard cenote or crystal clear holes as sacred since they are believed to be doors to mysterious underwater worlds.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
8 Jan 2017
30 May 2017
“Small Cenote”
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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This cenote has a diving platform and is very refreshing however has a bit of algae floating around which doesn't make you feel great about the water quality.

Thank S P
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is a sweet and beautiful Cenote. We got there early in the morning, and there were only a few other people there. It isn't down deep in a cave like many of the cenotes. There are lines across the water that you can hold...More

Thank WannagotoItaly
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The kids enjoyed it a lot. They jumped from the cliffs hundreds of time. The water and infrastructure is not as good as Cenote Azul, but we really enjoyed it there. Had a great time and would definitely recommend it - specially for kids

Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

This was the most beautiful and clear cenote I visited in Mexico. I'll definitely be going back in September when I'm in Cancun!

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Imagine the clearest water you have ever peered into, imagine the ancient Mayan civilization exploring their renowned underworld, imagine a fantasyland where awe inspiring beams of light dance around you. Stop imagining and go experience "The Pit". This cenote offers a different experience than you...More

Thank AzScubaHawk
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Cristal Cenote should be called Algae Cenote - didnt even want to swm in it! Escondido Cenote was lovely, peaceful and relaxing. Not crowded and very clear. 120 pesos for both plus a 100 peso taxi was not worth it.

Thank canadiangypsy2015
Reviewed 8 August 2013

A very clear, lively and (at least when we were there) calm cenote with beautiful waters loaded with fish. Just of the road from Playa del Carmen to Tulom

Thank Robdo020
Reviewed 22 April 2013

We have visited several cenotes on our trip to the Yucatan and this was our favourite. It's marked with a large sign "Cenote Cristalino" along the main road. It absolutely perfect for snorkeling, with many different species of fish. I have never seen water this...More

Thank NNora
Reviewed 19 February 2013

There are 2 cenotes on site but only one is worth looking at. Only 50 pesos for entry to both.The main one is full of fish and birds with very few tourists. The other is used by divers mainly.Lots of seats and access to swimming...More

Thank JRB55
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