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 snorkel tour of the wide cave, Sac Atun. It was amazing to look up and see stalactites, fruit bats hanging from the ceiling, and every now and then a patch of light shining through from up abo...  more »
  • Visited on a recommendation from a local expert because of its lower visitor numbers than other cenotes. We had an amazing experience hard to surpass. The tour and tour guide (Luis) are well worth the...  more »
  • Don't save not on the rental of a diving suit, because even if the 20 degrees of water are pleasant in the first moments at the end of the tour you will be enthusiastic but frozen! Nor on the flashlight! Superb underground ride! Wow! And thanks to the folks that species of the place, super nice!
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