Subterranean Snorkel Adventure

Quick Details

  • Visit remote cenotes deep within the jungle and only accessible by motorbike.
  • Learn about the geology and local legends of the Yucatán’s underground caves.
  • Dive in for a swim or snorkel in subterranean watering holes.
  • Peek into the modern-day life of a Maya town and visit a traditional “drugstore” that continues to practice ancient medicinal remedies.
  • Travel like a local on public transportation from downtown Merida out to a traditional village.

Yucatán Swim and Snorkel Tour

Head deep beneath the earth on this cenote adventure that takes you to the Yucatán’s mysterious underground world. Escape the heat of the Yucatán Peninsula by swimming and snorkelling in just a few of the 6,000 cenote formations in the region, and learn about the legends that haunt these watering holes.

Get a taste for local culture with a visit to a traditional Maya medicinal shop, and explore a village where ancient practices have been passed down over generations.

Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, public transportation, snorkel mask, moto-taxi ride, and entrance fees to three different cenotes

Exclusions: Meals, drinks, items of a personal nature, souvenirs, tips for the guides

Schedule details

  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Meeting point: Ki’Xocolatl (Calle 60 x 55, Parque Santa Lucia, Colonia Centro, Mérida Yucatán)
  • Starting time: 8:45 a.m.
  • Ending point: Ki’Xocolatl