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

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Beach is fantastic

Beach is fantastic! Very clean, the staff does an excellent job! Sea is cordoned off with burms, so no undertow. You can snorkel right off the beach, water is only adult waste... read more

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

Beach is fantastic! Very clean, the staff does an excellent job! Sea is cordoned off with burms, so no undertow. You can snorkel right off the beach, water is only adult waste high.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful calm beach. Beautiful clear water. We hired a guide due to poor swimming skills in open water and he paddle hard while we hanged on a life ring to get us out to see the turtles. Miguel was absolutely fabulous and we got to see many turtles. Even if you aren't a strong swimmer, a guide is a great... More 

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Banbury, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

wave barriers a bit of a shame but needed nice and clean and bars along the way, plenty of sunbeds a relaxed atmosphere

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Junction City, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent views, rooms, service, and food. Staff was extremely friendly! Location was great. Could walk into Akumal. Fun quaint little town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic beach Best beach ever, absolutely incredible place, one of the biggest beaches I've been too, and the sand is like talcum pow

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London, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went here on a Thursday. I wish I could have gone earlier but alas we were kind of hung over and slept in. We took a cab from Puerto Aventuras to the beach, and the driver tried to sell us a tour for $50US/person. We said no. We got to the beach and it was packed with people trying... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

it is used to be not as busy and free, now there is lots of people, parking fee, rules requiring life-vest and tour guide to snorkel around turtles. I doubt, I'd return.

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Gillette, Wyoming
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I rented scooters for the day and decided to try swimming with the turtles at Akumal Beach. We heard it didn't cost anything so we loaded up our snorkeling gear. We were met with this man trying to rent us life jackets (which are required), who told us the rules of the beach that were on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Akumal Beach has loads of small snorkelling companies with equipment and guides to take you out if you need it. Unfortunately Akumal was part of a combined tour and as such I am unsure of how much this would cost individually but I can't imagine it is too expensive. There are loads of Sea Turtles grazing on seaweed just a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The group we Booked with was amazing. They were be concerned for the ecology of the area while making sure the group had fun.

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