Had a great time! Took a (van) colectivo from our resort to akumal beach just took our own snorkeling gear and just headed out seen so many turtles and fish 🐠 stingrays. Had a great time just Don’t stand on the grass or touch turtles!!!
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We went to Akumal Beach looking to spot some turtles. Like many have suggested before stay clear of all the "officials" who are trying to get you a snorkelling guide. One of them was very aggressive to the point of following us on the beach...More
I find a special peacefulness sitting just south of the main beach. Even though sometimes there are many people around, I find it special. a place I want to be. I love swimming in the water and seeing the turtles and fish below. I personally...More
Wonderful public beach for snorkeling and sun bathing. Snorkeling areas clearly marked, but local tour operators try to make visitors believe they have to have guides and life jackets. You don't. Just head out and enjoy the sights in the reefs: lots of tropical fish,...More
The beach is still a 5* as are the turtles BUT the government has really, really tightened up the rules regarding the use of fins for snorkelling and the hotels have gotten very strict on allowing ppl to sit in front of them. When you...More
We took a taxi here to swim with the turtles. You do not need to hire a life jacket but they do push you to. Make sure you check the size - our were so massive they made it tricky to swim! Also you do...More
We needed to write this review for Abel for years. He is such an amazing and creative musician--adults and children alike are charmed and entertained by HOW we wears an entire band and then HOW he plays songs that are so sweet and fun! Kudos...More
Costs between 15 and 35 US dollars - Guides takes you for 45 minutes to 75 minutes and guarantees seeing turtles or money back. ITS A GREAT EXPERIENCE.no boats just walk into the roped of area if you are not a great swimmer they will...More