Swim and snorkel in the crisp cold waters of Gran Cenote, a flooded cavern with a jetty, affording easy access to a wonderful subterranean pool. Scuba diving excursions are available, but you’ll be able to see a lot from the surface with your goggles, including strange rock formations and terrapins heading to the surface. The beautiful surroundings make a great place to have a picnic before returning to the pool. Keep your eyes peeled for the iguanas and peacocks that roam the surrounding area. Put Gran Cenote and other Tulum attractions into our Tulum trip builder app , and watch your holiday take shape.
Tours to Gran Cenote
Cenote Triple Adventure Tour in Tulum BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $116
Duration: 4 hours
Tulum Ruins, Swim in a Cenote and Visit Playa del Carmen BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $52
Duration: 12 hours
Gran Cenote Reviews
Grand Cenote was the first cenote I experienced while in Tulum and it was by far my favorite. The water is breathtaking (pictures don't do it justice) and the overall experience is just the coolest. T... more »
Gran Cenote is one of the best cenotes that I have ever visited. You have to go first thing in the morning or it will get so crowded so fast that you’ll be swimming against the crowd to get out. But i... more »
Amazing place, highly recommended. Pristine clean, showers, parking. They make shower prior to entering and not wear any sunscreen or lotion - you are swimming with fish and turtles in pristine water. Bring snorkel and mask.
Beautiful & cheap (us$10 or $180 Mexican pesos).. good facilities (bathroom, showers, sunbathing area). We went at 11am and it wasn't THAT full of people, it was bearable.
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