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Underground water paradise in the Riviera Maya, this visit will certainly be a unique experience like no other, mystical and extreme, you can snorkel or dive in the cavern full of formations.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 169 3763
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has to be the experience of a lifetime. No words can describe the actual experience. Hints: visit in a small group (4/5), request Antonio and enjoy every second.

Thank Flick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was incredible. My husband doesnt know how to swim and almost left midway but the guide made him feel so comfortable that was able to do it. It was one of the best experiences of my life. The water was a little cold...More

1  Thank Ankita N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this cenote on the advice of the concierge at our hotel and we were very happy that we took his advice!!! For this cenote, you have to go with a guide as he/she takes you through the various caverns some that branch...More

Thank getoutthere21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful to snorkel or swim and just experience. A couple chambers with one with a beautiful tree/roots island arching up towards the hole in the cavernous ceiling. It’s so beautiful that the fruit bats did not bother me at all. To get here, you make...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Beautiful scenery and clean waters, fun for family or just flying solo. Try to get there early, so that you can enjoy serenity and prior to influx of other tourists.

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I still cannot believe that I was underground with bats and cool water when it was a blazing 104 degrees outside. Our guide was wonderful, and I cannot appreciate this oasis enough!

Thank choreogold
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Out of this world !!! the best experience ever will always remember this and will definitely go back.

Thank _chivabelmontes
Reviewed 31 July 2018

All the locals we spoke to said this was the best cenote in the area so we picked it since we didn't have a lot of time. The road in was a little rough, but once you get passed dos ochos, it gets much better...More

1  Thank gwlegate
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I highly recommend a visit here- a short drive from Tulum, and a long and bumpy drive off the main highway. The water is very cold, you'll enjoy yourself more with a wet suit. Bring a water safe flashlight - the bats inside the cave...More

Thank Allison10016
Reviewed 31 July 2018

The two cenotes, here -- Pet Cemetery and Sac Actun -- are beautiful. Jose, are guide, was knowledgeable, patient, and attentive, and provided a lot of valuable information. Pro tip: get the wetsuits, because the water is cold. Also, don't be discouraged by the lengthy...More

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Victoria C
20 August 2018|
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Response from Kadambari B | Reviewed this property |
The tickets were 35 USD including the snorkel oh my god gear and a persona guide for upto 4-5 group of people.
Zahida Z
8 June 2018|
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Response from vacationingmama | Reviewed this property |
You are required to wear a life preserver, which they provide
Dadka Š
27 March 2018|
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Response from Russell Q | Reviewed this property |
You can definitely drive there by yourself and just turn up and purchase tickets. You will be required to have a guide for this one which comes as part of the ticket purchase