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Akumal Beach, Akumal

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4.4/5 based on 9,000+ reviews on the web
Swim with adorable sea turtles at Akumal Beach, located in a small town that serves as a welcome relief from the overcrowded Cancun and Playa del Carmen. Home to just over 1,000 residents, the town provides plenty of tourist-oriented amenities, while several outfits operating on the beach itself offer snorkeling gear for rent and guided experiences for novice turtle enthusiasts. Simple shacks scattered across the long beach sell snacks, fish specialties, and cold drinks. The optimal time to see the beach's reptilian residents is between May and November, when the turtles come ashore and lay their eggs. Arrange to visit Akumal Beach and other attractions in Akumal using our Akumal itinerary builder.
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  • great beach with nice sand and the best was the warm sea about 24 degrees brill.the beach is very long but you can walk too akumal town which is about 15 min walk along the beach. by nite was very rom...  read more »
  • An unforgettable diving and see the background dark, barrier reef, fish of all colors, blankets, and by so-called turtles, not 1 or 2 or 3, up to 8 I able to see and move to the side to catch air.
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  • Amazing Beach and paradise. Worth knowing and being possible to do a swim with turtles that Alice feed. Very beautiful.
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