Swim & snorkel with sea turtles
for $35 per person/hour in Quintana Roo, Quintana Roo. Come to join us and enjoy snorkeling with green sea turtles in their natural habitat. Our adventure starts when we get to akumal beach where we will provide you snorkeling gear and a safety briefing about how the tour will be done, we will get to snorkel in the protected area to look for the sea turtles eating in their natural habitat, soonest we find turtles we will give you some time to see them and take some photos (if you bring a camera), we also will have chance to see different types of fish swimming around and maybe some stingrays Akumal was declared a national protected zone in march 2013 for the mexican federal laws due for to many people were not respecting the local rules when they went swimming with the turtles, before Akumal got popular anyone could get in the water to swim with them but unfortunately people did not respect and akumal got declared a national park and many more rules came up, use a life vest and guide service are mandatory right now (just in the turtle areas), the mexican federal laws allows only 400 people a day to snorkel with the turtles, there are 33 guide cooperatives authorized for it and each one can take only 12 people a day. We include: life vest, masks, entrance to the beach, bathrooms, showers, lockers and certified tour guide. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 6 guests
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
Hi i'm Gilmer, I live in the Riviera Maya and I'm a local guide since 2001, I like kayaking, snorkeling, fishing and any kind of water activites, I'm a certified tour guide for sightings of sea turtles in their natural habitat, reef snorkeling and cenotes, I will love to share some of this experiences with you. Join me and discover the beautiful natural wonderland of the Riviera Maya.
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Full refund up to 5 days prior.