Hoyo Azul, Punta Cana

Take a refreshing dip in the brightly colored pool of Hoyo Azul, a water-filled cavern. You'll need to hike a little way along wooden walkways and via various entry points to reach the cenote, so bring sturdy shoes. Consider getting a guide to show you orchid gardens and other fauna along the way. Don't forget your swimming gear--especially some goggles--to help you get a good look at the formations below. Keep moving to stay warm in the cool water. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Hoyo Azul by using our Punta Cana holiday planner .
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  • Fun hike to check out the blue water lagoon! Dive into the deep blue water from a platform for a refreshing experience to cool down after a short hike!  more »
  • Hoya Azul was very pretty. A lot smaller than I anticipated. The picture make it look hudge. It was a nice little hike to get to. In my opinion the price of this excursion is a smidge high. At least I...  more »
  • Pictures don't do it justice. Water is crystal clear, although the rocks are a bit sharp in the walking areas. The jumping platform was lots of fun.  more »
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  • Absolutely gorgeous!! Water is so clear, cold and refreshing after the walk to get to it.
  • A must see in your life time. My wife and I had a lot of fun. Try to do the half day excursion here.
  • They closed the gates and we stuck there. They requested us to pay a bribe of $350 to open the gates. Had to brake it to escape. Then they were chasing us on a car with a shotgun. Tried to kill or smth. But we drove away They charge 69$ for this cinote which is a lot. You can go to other similar places and pay $4/pp. its kind of a scam
  • Fresh water, quiet, and relaxing.
  • Wow. Beautiful place......

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