Chankanaab Reef, Cozumel

4.2
#4 of 18 in Nature in Cozumel
Snorkel or scuba dive at Chankanaab Reef. With a depth of only 21 m (70 feet) and mild currents, the site is suitable both for experienced divers and beginners. Discover the underwater world of Cozumel, meaning "Little Sea" in the Mayan language. Spot numerous tropical fish species such as barracuda, moray eels, and trunkfish, as well as lobsters, sting rays, starfish, and seahorses. While diving you can admire the limestone caves, underwater sculptures, and extensive coral reef. To visit Chankanaab Reef and other attractions in Cozumel, use our Cozumel trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • We had a great time snorkeling at this reef. It was a beautiful spot to see a lot of coral and stingrays. The area is full of all kinds of fish.  more »
  • It is a natural park, paid entry, and if you want to see about the dolphins and the photo also paid as U$ 100 per person, the subject of dolphins in captivity avoid it us. There are like a mini beach with sand, swimming pool there are kind beach club, and a descent to snorkel, all costs in addition to admission, snorkel, the locker to keep things, the beach chair, Lounger, float, all of U$ 15 thereafter. The truth you see thousands of fish are divine, the subject of the statues down water see them from afar because you are deep. Then also have large lizards cage, and a replica archaeological Mayas of glass set in the jungle area of the Park. Interesting but costly for the neglected than this, lack maintenance.
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  • The last excursion we did was do the Chankanaab Cozumel, Mexico. We did the Royal package to swim with the Dolphins. We booked through the Apple rep at our resort. The price of the trip (the Royal pac...  more »
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