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This reef is second only to the Great Barrier reef in size and is just teeming with life! Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and very excited to point out everything to us! The reef is so well protected from the surf that is was extremely...More
We took a boat out to the far side of the reef and snorkeled around with our guide for over two hours! He knew a lot about the reef and was able to point out various fish, rays, and even two nurse sharks!
We booked via the Royalton Hotel guest service at poolside. The boat ride is about 30 minutes each way on a large and uncrowded catamaran with free food and drinks. The captain is very entertaining!
The snorkelling is amazing and the reef is alive with...More
We did the 11am excursion and we promptly picked up at our resort. Depending on which resort you’re at, it could be up to 2-3 additional pick ups. Upon arrival, we paid our $10 national park fee each and were given our life jacket and...More
Very nice reef. Plenty of fish. Some people in my group saw a Barracuda and stingray. BUT...can't wear sunscreen. It's a rule for all tours. Not even biodegradable. And they make you shower off any pre-applied sunscreen pre-trip. Careful if you are fair skinned.
Response from suraimcfly | Reviewed this property |
yep, there's a beach to snorkel from. HOWEVER, the beach is fronting heavy boat traffic so it's not like you walk in and leisurely snorkel. You have to dodge the bullet and hope a boat doesn't run you over.
Response from aliciab144 | Reviewed this property |
Alltournative was great. They picked us up from our resort in Riviera Maya and ensured we were well cared for at the reef. The actual snorkeling was a guided tour but we had trouble keeping up with the guide. It is very fast... More
Alltournative was great. They picked us up from our resort in Riviera Maya and ensured we were well cared for at the reef. The actual snorkeling was a guided tour but we had trouble keeping up with the guide. It is very fast paced and the water was very choppy.