Yal-ku Lagoon, Akumal

3.7
#1 of 19 in Wildlife in Akumal
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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  • There were many fish and exciting to explore. But there were too many people and very blurred vision. But OK for the price if you even get out there and just pay the entrance
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  • we have been coming for years! To avopid the bussloads come early or at 2pm when they start to thin out. We enter at the blue sign , not the more commercialised pink sign.  more »
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