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Cascadas de Agua Azul

Reserva Especial de la Biosfera Cascadas Agua Azul, Palenque, Mexico
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Palenque Archaelogical Site, Agua Azul and Misolha Waterfalls from Tuxtla...
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Day Trip to Agua Azul Waterfalls and Palenque from San Cristobal
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Full Day Tour: Wonders of Agua Azul Cascades and Palenque Ruins
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Reserva Especial de la Biosfera Cascadas Agua Azul, Palenque, Mexico
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Reviewed 18 November 2012

It's a breathtaking to place! The colour of the water is truly amazing! In order to spend there enough time (to swim, tosunbath and simply to admire) I suggest a trip from Palenque (3hours stay) and not from San Christobal (only 1 hour and a...More

Thank Joanka G
Reviewed 18 November 2012

This place in word: BREATHTAKING! This is one of my favorite places on Earth. The waterfalls are amazing and there are plenty photo ops.

Thank Gmsr86
Reviewed 16 November 2012

We went of a tour from San Cristobal to these waterfalls and to the palenque ruins. The waterfall was lovely - it is worth making the walk up all the steps past the vendors to get to the quite water pools at the top. he...More

Thank pipandmeg
Reviewed 7 November 2012

wonderful. on rainy season you may have some brown water (because of the sediments) but otherwise it is worthy.

Thank Andres K
Reviewed 7 November 2012

This is an amazing place. It is no surprise that it has been in many movies. Don't miss it. I first visited in 87 and while it took a while to get back, it was no less impressive the second time.

Thank MichaelHolmes
Reviewed 5 November 2012

clear blue waters fall from the forest and you can swim on them, just something you dont want to miss, try to go on summer so you won get the rain cause with it the water will become muddy from the forest water. the waterfall...More

Thank ives007
Reviewed 29 October 2012

The falls were beautiful and fairly easy to walk to. We brought our bathing suits to swim and were told that the water would be very clear. The waters were a little muddy for swimming, but our tour guide said they were a little muddy...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 23 October 2012

We had the misfortune of visiting during the raining season, which turns the beautiful blue waters into a muddy brown. Apart from that the waterfalls are still worth a visit, they seem to cascade endlessly into one another creating a very beautiful and powerful landscape....More

Thank Bdmar
Reviewed 18 October 2012

Yeah - it's nice. Not only the waterfalls, but the fact that you can go and dip in as well. The water is farly cold, but just enough to make it refreshing in a hot day. Climb up to the 3rd "nadar" area. Or, at...More

Thank Vlad75
Reviewed 5 October 2012

A must see when you are in Palenque. Don't visit when it is the rainy season. Though we were there as well, we were lucky it hasen't been raining. The blue water will turn brown. It is indeed very touristy, but there are also a...More

Thank Kaat88
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21 March 2017|
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Response from Sergio327 | Reviewed this property |
El clima es cálido. Pero lo mas importante es las lluvias. Porque si hay muchos va a ver Aqua Cafe, no Azul. Acceso para silla es solo al mirador principal a la parte baja. Mas arriba son escaleras. Pero la vista mayor es... More
Don M
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Response from ProfessorMTL | Reviewed this property |
We were there in mid-January and the waters were turquoise.
29 November 2015|
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Response from tulum23 | Reviewed this property |
I drove my own car down --- most hotels will arrange transportation / tour to the falls, ruins etc. If you know which hotel you will be staying, check to see if they have a web site(many do) - services provided should... More