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Grand Cenote

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Address: | Located on the highway to Coba, Tulum 77796, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 807 9110
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 04:45
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Grand Cenote has 140 square meter for swimming, there is one big cave, a...

Grand Cenote has 140 square meter for swimming, there is one big cave, a cavern and 100 square of wooden platforms where you can walk, chill with the nature and take pictures .

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You have to be there to believe it. It is qabsolutely amazing. We visited various Cenotes but this one is definitely the best. The water is clear, the caves enchanting. Definitely... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You have to be there to believe it. It is qabsolutely amazing. We visited various Cenotes but this one is definitely the best. The water is clear, the caves enchanting. Definitely recommended

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York, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you have seen many of the cenotes through the peninsula you can afford to miss this one. Also because it's on the tourist belt the entrance is far beyond the price of the superior inland cenotes. It's not 'grand', it's just in an easy place for it to make a lot of money.

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

place is amazing. Sun beams dancing on the water, bluish colors, the feeling that you take part in kind of ancient mystery. We went there back from our way to Chichen Itza. Not a place for small children though.

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our rental car's battery went dead outside of the cenote and we were stuck here. As we were in the sunshine by 35c desperately trying to get help from Avis, i asked the Cenote guy at the entrance if we could go back in to wait there. He completely refused and said we had to buy two new tickets. I... More 

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

People kept on telling us it would be crowded, but we arrived around 4 and it was incredible. In between cenotes you can rest in hammocks or you can just relax in a lounge chair and hear the birds.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice to swim in this fresh water pool. U can rent snorkelinggear for 50 pesos. Like all tourist-destinations, make sure to be there early, otherwise there is far too much people.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cenote itself is pretty nice, but totally commercialized. The entrance fee is ridiculous high and the spot is crowded with tourists on a day trip from Cancun. Only a few miles in each direction on the road are much better options. Hire a bicycle and explore on your own!

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Short drive out from Tulum,or taxi or bike. Cenote is only a 50 m walk in. 150 to get in if you have your own gear. 30 for a locker so bring your camera .photo ops there but difficult to emulate what you see on line. Toilets interesting arrangements You can do tours but really not necessary for the freedom... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We snorkeled there and I can definetly recommend doing so aus it's absolutely unique. However you will Need way less time to explore compared to eg the casa cenotes.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a bit too touristy, and enjoyed other cenotes more. this one lacks color and is over visited. the grounds were ok.

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