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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. See Sac Actun and all Tulum has to offer by arranging your trip with our Tulum tourist route planner.
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  • I went on a snorkel trip here and first of all, the main glory of the cave is not underwater, it's the cave itself. This place is wild. So beautiful. Be prepared though that the water is beyond cold. ...  more »
  • This is one of the best cenotes you will ever see. It´s quite expensive but it´s worth it. You get a guide and the tour takes about 1.5 hours. Depending. It´s just amazing. You will never forget this!  more »
  • I saw all the cenotes in the area, and this is the most visually dazzling of them all. Got there early and ended up getting a private tour. I almost was not allowed to bring my camera but after some p...  more »