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Underground water paradise in the Riviera Maya, this visit will certainly be a unique experience like no other, mystical and extreme, you can snorkel or dive in the cavern full of formations.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Tulum 77780, Mexico
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+52 984 169 3763
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Reviewed today via mobile

Beautiful to snorkel or swim and just experience. A couple chambers with one with a beautiful tree/roots island arching up towards the hole in the cavernous ceiling. It’s so beautiful that the fruit bats did not bother me at all. To get here, you make...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful scenery and clean waters, fun for family or just flying solo. Try to get there early, so that you can enjoy serenity and prior to influx of other tourists.

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I still cannot believe that I was underground with bats and cool water when it was a blazing 104 degrees outside. Our guide was wonderful, and I cannot appreciate this oasis enough!

Thank choreogold
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Out of this world !!! the best experience ever will always remember this and will definitely go back.

Thank _chivabelmontes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the locals we spoke to said this was the best cenote in the area so we picked it since we didn't have a lot of time. The road in was a little rough, but once you get passed dos ochos, it gets much better...More

1  Thank gwlegate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend a visit here- a short drive from Tulum, and a long and bumpy drive off the main highway. The water is very cold, you'll enjoy yourself more with a wet suit. Bring a water safe flashlight - the bats inside the cave...More

Thank Allison10016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The two cenotes, here -- Pet Cemetery and Sac Actun -- are beautiful. Jose, are guide, was knowledgeable, patient, and attentive, and provided a lot of valuable information. Pro tip: get the wetsuits, because the water is cold. Also, don't be discouraged by the lengthy...More

Thank HarlemWorldTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Cenote is 1/2 an hour drive from Tulum. You should have a car or Taxi or walk a long way from the main road. It is a megical site of wonderful set of cave. I took the snorkling tour which take an hour with...More

Thank Itzhak Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here while with my two sons and husband on vacation. I would highly suggest going. We used Soy La Pesera as a private tour guide for a day excursion and this was one of our stops. It was amazing and because we were...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well ran operation! Our tour guide Luis ROCKED it! Make sure you get the wet suit. (better to have it than not need it) Bring a waterproof camera!

Thank vjsabatino
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Zahida Z
8 June 2018|
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Response from vacationingmama | Reviewed this property |
You are required to wear a life preserver, which they provide
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Dadka Š
27 March 2018|
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Response from SAMUEL G |
Just pop in and bring cash.
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Dadka Š
27 March 2018|
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Response from Chicken765 | Reviewed this property |
We drove there ourselves last week from Tulum. It was around a 30 minute drive. There are no signs for Sac Actun so you want to Dos Ojos turn and then once there follow signs for Sac Actun. We paid in cash however I do... More
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