Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Sian Ka'an

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Take a tour tailor made for the ecologically conscious traveller at Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve. Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987, and the largest protected area in the Mexican Caribbean, the biosphere shelters thousands of species and forms a spectacularly diverse natural environment. Take a boat through mazes of natural mangrove canals, snorkel on the Mesoamerican Reef among incredible marine life, and take a boat tour to ancient Mayan ruins. Be sure to bring along biodegradable bug spray and sunscreen, your swimsuit, and a camera to capture the abundance of magnificent wildlife. Use our Sian Ka'an itinerary builder app to visit Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve on your trip to Sian Ka'an, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Our tour with Aldo was wonderful. He is passionate about the area and provided great information about the ecosystem, animals, plants, and history. The float down the canal was like a lazy river but n...  more »
  • We went on a Tui trip to see this incredible place, we saw Dolphins, Turtles and crocodiles along with the great snorkelling and incredible scenery - would definitely recommend a visit  more »
  • Simply impressive. Being a place recognized as a world heritage site by UNESCO, you have to visit! Its flora and fauna surround you and you forget what is the city for a while. I recommend travel by car since they are around 45 km of pure way to dirt.
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