Playa Palancar, Cozumel

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Take a day of rest at Playa Palancar, one of Mexico's Caribbean beaches. Many visitors explore off the beaten path and simply lounge on this hidden gem of a beach, with its soft white sand contrasting the vivid azure waters. Take advantage of the calm currents to go swimming, snorkelling, or bodysurfing. The beach also has a bar and restaurant with an array of options at affordable prices. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Playa Palancar by using our Cozumel sightseeing planner .
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  • Beautiful beach public. Recommended to visit, rent a car grab road out of your hotel and towards the southern tip, is the last beach with access by car. Don't you regret good place for snorkeling, water crystal clear and very calm, ideal for children.
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  • Cozumel is always a beautiful island with a beautiful sea but they ruined 25 years ago that was just beautiful, however the sea and its beaches are still beautiful
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  • I have visited here twice in the last 2 years on vacation after loving it here on my first visit, but I didn't enjoy it either of the last two times enough to stick around for long. Just too many peop...  more »
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  • Wife and kids loved every part of this place. So did I. Visited 10/2017. Wish I could live here.
  • Visited this beach in April 2016. The beach is amazing! Clear water great food and friendly staff!
  • Playa Palancar Attentive Staff. Eat the Best SeaFood with your feet in the Sand. Free Beach $ Snorkeling
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  • Excellent and wonderful beach pity that the restaurant service very high cost and limit yourself to 5 in the afternoon service of the beach! But the amazing place!
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