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Address: | Located on the highway to Coba, Tulum 77796, Mexico
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+52 984 807 9110
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08:00 - 04:45
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 04:45
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Grand Cenote has 140 square meter for swimming, there is one big cave, a...

Grand Cenote has 140 square meter for swimming, there is one big cave, a cavern and 100 square of wooden platforms where you can walk, chill with the nature and take pictures .

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It's a beautiful Cenote, you can swim from one side to another. There is a part with turtles (sweet!). It's spectacular to swim through a cave. Only one spot is really nice for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Almere, Nederland
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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

In spite of having read the reviews and expecting crowds, I was rather disappointed by our visit to Gran Cenote. We went late in the afternoon hoping that most people would already have left by then, but it was still very crowded. The water is crystal clear and that's very nice, but we barely saw any fish and just a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a beautiful Cenote, you can swim from one side to another. There is a part with turtles (sweet!). It's spectacular to swim through a cave. Only one spot is really nice for snorkeling, there you can see the cave structure under the water.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited this cenote while doing the Coba sunset tour. We had a blast! The water was crystal clear and refreshing after our climb up the temple in Coba. This cenote was much smaller and less commercial than the Hubiku cenote that we visited a few days later. I recoend this!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are looking to avoid kids, crowds, and a lot of noise, this isn't the place for you. But if you can handle that it us a wonderful place to experience a covered cenote that will not intimidate most swimmers.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful open air cenote / swimhole. Lockers, wooden platforms, covered areas to sit afterwards make this a very enjoyable cenote experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Definitely worth a visit, if you haven't been swimming underground between 2 cenote openings. If you bring snorkling equipment, and you will be able to see much more of the cenotes. Some small fishes. Somewhat crowded.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A very cool cenote! Easy to do with kids-yet it is very cool too! Others are in the area to visit as well!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We chose to go to Grand Cenote only because it was the one we could cycle to from Tulum beachfront. My husband hated the whole experience, but I quite enjoyed it. The best one, however, according to everyone, is Cenote Dos Ojos. So if you choose other means of transportation than bikes, go to Dos Ojos.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner and I visited on a hot day in December and wish we had time to go back! It was crowded however we managed to stay a few hours before closing. I would recommend going around opening time to avoid the crowds.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlike some of the other cenotes I visited, this one had exceptionally clear water and epic cavernous views below the surface of the water. There is snorkel gear for rent, but bring your own if you have it. Fun place to swim, and within biking distance of the city of Tulum.

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