Sac Actun, Tulum

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Its name meaning "White Caves" in the Yucatec Maya language, Sac Actun represents an underwater cavern system near Yucatan’s Caribbean coast. Explore a part of the massive 230 km (143 mile) cave system, and visit the Sac Actun cenote. Swim in the underground freshwater basins and streams, dive in the interconnected cenotes, or snorkel to see small fish swim along the roots and vines. Admire the vast caverns, adorned with stalactites and stalagmites, or try to spot the sea turtles that can be found near the opening of the cenote. To visit Sac Actun on your holiday in Tulum, and find out what else Tulum has to offer, use our Tulum online day trip planner .
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  • Amazing underwater caves. Surreal experience with a funny, warm tour guide in a very magical setting.  more »
  • and well with it!! Great guides full of information and stories. Great caves and formations. We only snorkeled but were told the diving is even better. Bring a water proof camera!  more »
  • This cenote, not only place for swimming (as most the tourist cenotes are), there are some kind of excursions here. The cenote represents an extensive network of the caves filled completely, or partia...  more »

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