Akumal Beach, Akumal

4.2
#1 of 1,117 in Parks in Mexico
Swim with adorable sea turtles at Akumal Beach, located in a small town that serves as a welcome relief from the overcrowded Cancun and Playa del Carmen. Home to just over 1,000 residents, the town provides plenty of tourist-oriented amenities, while several outfits operating on the beach itself offer snorkeling gear for rent and guided experiences for novice turtle enthusiasts. Simple shacks scattered across the long beach sell snacks, fish specialties, and cold drinks. The optimal time to see the beach's reptilian residents is between May and November, when the turtles come ashore and lay their eggs. Plan to see Akumal Beach and other attractions that appeal to you using our Akumal trip maker app .
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  • We have travelled to alot of different all inclusive resorts throughout Mexico and the Caribbean. The Akumal Bay Beach and Wellness resort has to be the very best in service, relaxed atmosphere and gr...  more »
  • My husband and I had a very enjoyable week at Unico 20 87 the first week of October. The weather was really delicious even though it rained briefly twice. I went snorkeling 3 times right off the resor...  more »
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