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Sian Ka'an

#5 of 17 Dessert in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Acceso a la Zona Arqueologica S/N Centro Artesanal Tulum Local S/N al lado de Administracion, Tulum, Mexico
+52 984 139 8552
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Venice, Italy
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marina is the best guide you could ever have. The location is a paradise. We saw incredible animals, did snorkeling and swam in a white sand beach. It seemed like a dream! Absolutely recommended!

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Coronach, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Long day with over 6 hours in the jeep over rough road; seen no wildlife, except the dolphins in the ocean which took a long time;

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Originally we were planned to undertake this trip on the 29th but when we were driven out to the meeting point for the boat it didn't turn up. We sat there for 2 hours. The guide did apologise and was very embarrassed. After loosing a day of our holiday to this we were unsure whether to go again but I... More 

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Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had a really good and interesting day out in the Sian Ka'an biosphere. All profits go to the Mayan community making it doubly worthwhile. We were collected from our hotel at 7.15 am and taken by speedboat across a couple of freshwater lagoons, through a canal built by the ancient Mayans and to the edge of the sea. A... More 

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Thank Joblue32
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4 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

There are so many ways to explore this area...do it! We hired a local fly fishing guide for two days and had an amazing experience. We caught fish...but even if we hadn't, the wild life we say while on the water was incredible. Dolphins, manatees, birds, crocs, sea turtles. It is a beautiful place.

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Thank Christine G
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We drove for a quite a while into Sian Ka'an, which I believe is a national park and an ecologically protected area. Although there is some great scenery and definitely some wildlife, the beaches had garbage on them, and didn't compare to those in the main beach area of Tulum. Wish I did the boat tour through the mangroves, sounds... More 

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Thank B N
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Early start, full on day but saw a lot of wildlife. Crocodiles and manatees in the mangroves, dolphins and turtles in the sea. Great secluded beach in fisherman village for lunch. If you don't like boats then this isn't for you!

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Amazing wildlife accessed on speedboats, saw the lot! Manatees, sea turtles, Dolphins, crocodiles, spoonbills. Just amazing.

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Thank Jane N
dorset
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Came here for day on an organised excursion. Fantastic beach - one of the best we have ever seen. Saw plenty of Dolphins and Turtles as well.

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Its 45 km from Tulum to Punta Allen or go south to Muyil and take one of the fisherman boats into the Mangroves. Its a natural reserve and worth a whole day of exploring !!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Acceso a la Zona Arqueologica S/N Centro Artesanal Tulum Local S/N al lado de Administracion, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 139 8552

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