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Cancun: 3-Hour Small-Group Snorkeling Adventure

Product ID: 180275
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Head out on a 3-hour snorkeling trip with a professional certified guide. Explore the marine life and tranquil turquoise waters of Cancun.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a short boat ride with great views of the Nichupte Lagoon
  • Explore the closest reefs to Cancun's hotel zone
  • Snorkel at 2 spots with a bilingual guide
  • See the turtles and an array of colorful fish
  • Take great pictures of Cancun's beaches
Full description
Climb onto the Lord of the Reef, a small boat perfect for heading out to Punta Nizuc, celebrated for its pristine reef areas off the coast of Cancun. Discover a world of tropical wonder during 2 distinctive snorkel dives to wander coral gardens filled with colorful fish.

Meet your guide at Captain's Cove restaurant, and enjoy a brief voyage with amazing views of the Nichupte Lagoon and its exquisite mangroves. Once you arrive at the reef, jump into the turquoise Caribbean Sea for a guided snorkeling adventure.

Visit 2 of the reef's best spots near Punta Nizuc. Spend approximately 45 minutes in each area, delighting in plenty of time to explore natural coral gardens, replete with colorful tropical fish and other marine life. Due to the small group size, your guide is able to devote personal attention to every participant.
  • Snorkel gear
  • Water, soda, and beer
  • Live tour commentary provided in English and Spanish
What’s Not Included
  • Marine park fee of $10

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Captain's cove restaurant

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Children 3 and younger participate for free
• Maximum group size is 15 people
• You must be able to swim on your own
• There will be a $10 reef tax once you arrive payable in cash
• Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion
• You should bring a waterproof camera, sunglasses, biodegradable sunscreen, swimsuit, and a towel
• Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time
• You must contact Cancun Sightseeing at least 24 hours before your activity date to confirm your reservation and arrange transportation