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Canon del Sumidero

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

For boat ride over the Usumasinta River through the Cañon del Sumidero has to be taken in Chiapa de Corzo, there are different providers, so make your pick ensuring life jackets for safety... Nature is the real deal, however not my first time and the...More

Thank Jose Manuel G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I was little bit scary that it would be very bad experience but I really loved it. Fast boattrip, we saw monkeys, crocodile and lot of birds.. Rubbish in the water wasn't there, maybe only by holiday season they don't have time to clean!? We...More

Thank RobynT1
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Located near Chiapa de Corzo community and about 1 hour away from San Cristobal is the spectacular natural beauty. You take a boat through the Grijalva river for over 2O miles. The views are breathtaking of the cliffs around the River. A must when you...More

Thank Juan M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

If you really want tosee the details, take a closer look of the flora, fauna or geology, or just to take a decent pics - forget it. All you get is 36km covered in 1 hour and another hour to return. There are a few...More

1  Thank totamundosi
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The lake / river level is low at the moment, so he boats leave from the Dam rather than Chips, meaning a longer shuttle ride to the Dam, returning to Chipas for an hour stop at about 14:00. As such the prices have gone up...More

1  Thank Helen M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great views, great experience, great tour! We booked a tour from San Cristobal de las Casas. The Canon is amazing and a must if vising Chapas.

Thank Birute M
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Whilst it was quite busy and a lot of the trip is done at warp factor nine it is enjoyable. The 'Christmas tree' made up of plants, ferns and mosses growing on the cliff face is spectacular. We managed to see several crocodiles, monkeys and...More

Thank DaveC774
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Breathtaking views of the Sumidero Canyon on this 2 to 3 hour trip. Depending on the company and the quantity of the people on the boat the trip can last from 2 to 3 hours, the views of the Canyon are amazing, the Christmas tree...More

Thank travellistics
Reviewed 29 January 2017

An hours journey from San Cristobal, the road is steep and windy. It is quite a descent in altitude. The weather was much warmer in the valley than in the mountains. We thought that the journey through the canyon was quite pleasant, and the scenery...More

Thank CestLeVie
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Two days ago we have made a boattrip through the Canon de Sumidero. We are very sorry to have done so. Each day tens of very fast going boats do nature much harm. The damage is visible. Not many animals left over. There is a...More

1  Thank Willemkleyn
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Aya S
27 August 2017|
Response from RobynT1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi boatride is only one way and then little stop in the boat to buy some water than back trough the canyon. we had boat from chiapas, boat are very crowded..
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