Yal-ku Lagoon, Akumal

3.7
Snorkel clear calm waters in search of incredible marine life at Yal-ku Lagoon. Explore a beautiful coastal environment with an unusual underwater topography, showcasing exciting small caves and canyons that could harbor seemingly anything, from sea turtles to parrotfish. If you're new to snorkeling or have younger children, this makes the a perfect environment to learn, thanks to calm waters and depths not exceeding 4.5 m (15 ft). Be sure to bring your own snorkel, water, snacks and sun block, as you won't find any amenities onsite. A visit to Yal-ku Lagoon represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Akumal attractions planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Lots of fish to look at, lots of different types. Do not need the life jacket if you don't want, however the rocks are slimy ! Definitely worth it  more »
  • It’s a great location for first time snorkelers. The waters are calm and there’s plenty of fish that are used to humans. For anyone who has been snorkelling out in Akumal bay or elsewhere they may...  more »
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