Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Sian Ka'an

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#23 of 186 in Parks in Quintana Roo
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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  • This is an amazing place full of natural beauty, an area worth protecting. The amount of migratory birds from both South & North America that use this area to winter is staggering. The waters are...  more »
  • A truly spectacular afternoon of cenote snorkelling and kayaking. We had the pleasure of a personal tour as the other people who had booked for the day weren’t able to make it. We saw a superb...  more »
  • We had a great day in the Sian Ka'an Biosphere. Saw lots of amazing birds, a crocodile, and manatees. Such a beautiful area. The float down the Mayan canal was so serene! Unfortunately it was too...  more »
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