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Address: Akumal, Mexico
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Turtles, Snorkeling, and Cenotes Adventure in Akumal

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Amazing beach and awesome snorkeling!! We saw several fish, sting rays, turtles and coral reef! Very clear water!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Amazing beach and awesome snorkeling!! We saw several fish, sting rays, turtles and coral reef! Very clear water!

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband, teenagers and I snorkled here in January. No need for a guide... just dive right in. Swim out and see tons of turtles. Water was murky the day we visited... but that may have been because it was high season and busy.

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Surrey, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can take a cab to Akumal beach, you don't have to book a tour. You can rent snorkel equipment, lifejacket, etc. at the beach and get a guide as well if you like, to show you where the turtles are. But we just go out on our own & swim around until we find them. We go every year... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love this beach, we didn't see any turtles and it was pretty murky the day we were there but I did see some squid and lots of fish. Watch out for people on the way in trying to rent you equipment and tell you you're required to have a guide. The people trying to sell you on the way in... More 

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Wheaton Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from Mexico and spent 3 days last week at Akumal. When you arrive at the beach, people approach you and ask if you have visited before, if you say not recently you get the safety talk for the turtles with other information included like you need a guide to swim with the turtles beyond the rope. NO YOU... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Warm,clear water with terrific snorkling! The fish and coral were stunning...and the sea turtles!! This resort is very Eco-friendly and is very concerned with preserving the beautiful,coral and sea-life there.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Turtle snorkeling number one priority at this beach of course, I've seen 8 turtles at once around me, breathtaking experience!

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Abbotsford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I want to go back and see more of this villa, the shopping was great and very friendly people.Seeing and hearing ocean was great to. My coast line is colder then here lol. :)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach was a bit over crowded. We did get to see turtles, not very clear though cause of all the people in the water. What I did find disturbing is that the people that were breaking the laws in not disturbing the turtles by touching them were the tourist visiting from different countries. Please if you visit this place... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The ocean is so beautiful. Lots of fish to see. We saw small yellow and black striped fish, long silver and blue fish and a very large silver fish with black spots (about 18" long). Get there early though. The chairs are picked early.

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