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Rio Secreto

Carretera Federal Libre Chetumal _ Puerto Juarez Km 283.5 | Ejido Sur, Playa del Carmen 77712, Mexico
+52 984 147 6050
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Rio Secreto Underground River Tour with Crystal Caves
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Combo Tour: Tulum Ruins Early Access Tour Plus Rio Secreto Nature Reserve
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Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in the world boast conditions that make it possible to witness the extraordinary beauty of an underground river. Rio Secreto is a fantastic journey into a unique system of underground rivers and ancient caverns that reveals both the astonishing interaction of time within the interior of our planet and the miraculous existence of our lives. Come and experience this magical journey with us on your next vacations in Mexico.
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  • Average3%
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Carretera Federal Libre Chetumal _ Puerto Juarez Km 283.5 | Ejido Sur, Playa del Carmen 77712, Mexico
+52 984 147 6050
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not your regular cenote,Mariano the driver picked us up frome the hotel on time the trip was part of a trip to tulum.our Gideon alberto was great,we stopped at playa Paradiso one of the most beautiful beaches in the world,reopen secretory is great because not...More

Thank joeknoller
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Rio secreto was recommended to us as an excursion by a friend who had previously visited. It was an amazing experience for my 14-year-old son and I. We purchased our reservation online, which I would recommend. The van picked us up at the correct place...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was the highlight of our entire trip (Jamaica, Grand Cayman, Cozumel)! We booked this excursion through Carnival and would not only recommend this but would pay to do it all over again! All of the staff are super friendly and knowledgeable, especially our guide,...More

Thank Ally M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We selected Rio Secreto as a bad weather past time and were pleasantly surprised to arrive in a park-like location. We were sorted into small groups according to language spoken, and quickly flowed through preparation stations outfitting us with good quality safety gear. I especially...More

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sergio and Benito were outstanding guides, they were personable and took extra care to make sure we were both safe yet enjoying all there was to experience. The ferry ride from our cruise ship was a bit rough due to wind so we would encourage...More

Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Secret river is amazing , you have to see it. Safe and exciting. the staff make you feel safe and the tour is well worth it

Thank stesmith
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To start, Carlos our guide was amazing. Really cared about his job and where he's from. This excursion was one for the books. Underground caves with the purest water. The history of the mayan people is so fascinating. The things you get to see down...More

Thank Mbobbym1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the second time - first time being last year. Brought my brother and sister-in-law here to experience the beautiful underground caves of Rio Secreto and it was just as good an experience as the first time.

Thank caking61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience and fun to spend a rainey day underground. Daniele was fabulous guide! I️ was impressed by his knowledge and passion for the earth, water, wind, sky and sun.

Thank missybronwyn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This excursion was absolutely amazing! The travel from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen was extremely choppy due to the rainy weather but once we arrived it was smooth sailing. Sergio was our guide for the excursion and he was personable, charismatic and a great communicator....More

Thank neluv05
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10 November 2017|
Response from Monica O | Property representative |
¡Hola! The tour is designed for the whole family from the age of 4, so your daughter is going to enjoy it like many children who have come to Río Secreto. We wait for you!
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10 November 2017|
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Response from Mario D | Reviewed this property |
I've been there and definitely not.
16 October 2017|
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Response from Iris Y | Reviewed this property |
actual tour inside the cave is about 1.5 hours, another 0.5 hours for lunch, but round trip transportation is another 3 hours... we got pick up from hotel at 7:30am and didn't get back until 2pm... they do NOT allowed ANY... More