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Mayan Adventure Snorkeling Tour from Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya

Mayan Adventure Snorkeling Tour from Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya

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If you can’t get enough of the water and you’re a fan of snorkeling, this full-day snorkeling tour from Playa del Carmen is for you. Immerse yourself in three different ecosystems as you discover an ocean inlet, an underground river, and a Mayan cenote. From the Caribbean’s tantalizing blue waves to river waters in the Riviera Maya jungle, an array of exotic marine life awaits you. Enjoy a hearty buffet lunch between snorkeling stops and snap memorable shots of your jungle and ocean adventure. Hotel transport included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Scuba Diving with Professional Instructor at Playa del Carmen

Scuba Diving with Professional Instructor at Playa del Carmen

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Conducted is a safe and responsible manner, our PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience is a fantastic way for you to experience underwater world despite having no prior experience. Playa del Carmen is an excellent place to try scuba diving for the first time. We have many fish and excelent reefs within the 12m/40ft range that the safety regulations require. Our instructors will take the time in small groups (maximum 4 people) to ensure that you fully understand how to dive safely. We have a passion for educating, so during your experience you can expect to learn about the ocean and the wildlife you will discover.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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$120.00

Cenotes and Yal-kú Lagoon Snorkeling from Playa del Carmen
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Cenotes and Yal-kú Lagoon Snorkeling from Playa del Carmen

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While in Playa del Carmen, don’t miss this opportunity to visit one of the world’s oldest subterranean river systems. Make your way around limestone rock and explore cenotes and underground rivers. Then, snorkel in Yal Ku lagoon, a mixture of seawater and freshwater. Back on land, stroll along the landscaped grounds surrounding the lagoon. This half-day tour includes hotel transport from select Riviera Maya locations.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Parasailing in Playa del Carmen with transfer

Parasailing in Playa del Carmen with transfer

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Fly over sandy beaches and take in expansive ocean views as you soar above the waves with the sea birds. An experienced parasailing crew makes sure you are safe the entire time. As your parasail leaves the boat, relax and feel the wind push you high into the sky. See Mexico from a quiet and unique perspective. Snacks and beverages are provided, as is hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$50.00
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$50.00
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4-Hour Private Boat Rental - 51' Sea Ray, Tulum, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya

4-Hour Private Boat Rental - 51' Sea Ray, Tulum, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya

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The perfect companion to cruise you through the best of what the Riviera Maya coastline has to offer. Explore the Caribbean in style on this agile, sleek yacht. Swim with the Sea Turtles, explore the magical Inha Reef, sip on some cocktails, and soak in the sun. Our qualified crew will be on-hand wherever and whenever you need them to provide you with the five-star service you deserve.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,434.62
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$1,434.62
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Swim with sea turtles

Swim with sea turtles

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The sighting with sea turtles is a unique activity in the world, and it can only be done in Akumal since it is in their natural habitat; With the mandatory equipment by the authorities and with my experience, I guarantee an extraordinary visit in a natural and sustainable activity.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.06
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$42.06
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Snorkeling in the stunning Playa del Carmen reef

Snorkeling in the stunning Playa del Carmen reef

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You don't need any diving experience to enjoy the beautiful coral reefs and marine life of Playa Del Carmen. On this half-day snorkeling adventure, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a boat ride, and get tips from your multilingual guide as you cruise to the reef. Take a dip in Caribbean Sea's blue waters, and see the colorful aquatic ecosystem up-close.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.03
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$41.03

Outdoor Combo Tour: ATV with Waverunner or Speedboat from Cancun

Outdoor Combo Tour: ATV with Waverunner or Speedboat from Cancun

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Explore the tropical forest and Caribbean coast of the Yucatan Peninsula on an adventure tour: ride an ATV through the jungle then head to Maroma Beach, where you can skim across the water in a wave runner or speed boat. This 3-hour tour includes snacks and non-alcoholic drinks, as well as pickup and drop-off at hotels in Cancun, Playa del Carmen, and the Riviera Maya.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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From Riviera Maya Visit a Cenote and Swim with Turtles in Akumal

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From Riviera Maya Visit a Cenote and Swim with Turtles in Akumal

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Snorkel in an underground cenote and swim with sea turtles in Akumal in this express tour to the Riviera Maya from Playa del Carmen. The Riviera Maya is home to some of the most beautiful and unique natural landscapes in the world that are simply made for adventure. This express tour from Cancun brings you to two of these remarkable places to swim and snorkel and be surrounded by nature. With an expert guide and all the gear you need, you’ll delve into the jungle and descend into an underground cenote for a snorkel experience amidst stalactites and stalagmites! After exploring the crystalline waters of the underworld, you’ll head to Akumal to snorkel with sea turtles in the calm bay, an extraordinary encounter in nature!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.15
$99.00
$14.85 savings
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$84.15
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5-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht 2-Stop Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling
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5-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht 2-Stop Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling

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Immerse yourself in the glittering splendor of the Caribbean Sea on a private half-day yacht tour from Playa del Carmen. On a luxurious yacht, you’ll sip champagne as a courteous crew attends to your every need. On arrival at a reef, you’ll snorkel alongside turtles while the crew prepares flavorsome ceviche for lunch. Then, drop anchor at Playa La Bocana to relax on soft sands and sip unlimited drinks from an open bar before concluding your tour with delicious cheeseburgers. Receive undivided attention from your crew on this private tour.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,576.10
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$1,576.10
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Discover Scuba Diving Tour

Discover Scuba Diving Tour

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After a short scuba diving lesson, head out on a boat to the second largest barrier reef system in the world, where you can see the colorful corals and abundant marine life of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef. All equipment, including tanks, wetsuit, and gear, is included. After the dive, have snacks and refreshments at a local restaurant before heading back to your Riviera Maya hotel.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$139.00
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$139.00
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Open Water Diver course PADI in Playa del Carmen

Open Water Diver course PADI in Playa del Carmen

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If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, consider this comprehensive PADI certification course in Playa del Carmen. The three-day program includes classroom training, two pool dives, two cenote dives, and two open water dives in the Caribbean Sea. Trainings take place in the mornings, leaving plenty of time to explore more of the area in the afternoon and evenings. After completing the course, you are qualified to dive anywhere in the world up to 60 feet. Hotel pickup and drop-off every day is included. 
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$420.00
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$420.00
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PADI Discover Scuba Diving Program in the Riviera Maya

PADI Discover Scuba Diving Program in the Riviera Maya

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Explore the underwater world of the Riviera Maya on this PADI Discover Scuba Diving course in Playa del Carmen. Learn scuba diving theory, complete a pool session, and do your first dives in the company of an experienced instructor. All equipment and instruction provided, no experience necessary. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.72
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Private Snorkel with Turtle at Akumal

Private Snorkel with Turtle at Akumal

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Visit the natural wonder of Xel-Ha, an aquatic theme park located on the Yucatan's Caribbean coast. With round-trip transport from Cancun and the Riviera Maya provided, you have all day to spend at this open-sea aquarium. Your admission ticket includes breakfast, a buffet lunch and a domestic open bar as well as towel, locker and snorkeling gear.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$699.00
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$699.00
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PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen

PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen

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Swim alongside tropical fish, manta rays, sea stars, and more without investing time and money into a PADI certification with this Discover Scuba Diving experience from Playa del Carmen. Learn the basics of scuba diving through a theory class and a pool dive, and then head out to the open ocean to explore the underwater marine world alongside a PADI-certified guide.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$129.00
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$129.00

Whale Shark Tour from Cancun and Playa Del Carmen

Whale Shark Tour from Cancun and Playa Del Carmen

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Swim alongside whale sharks in the Caribbean Sea on this 6-hour tour from Cancun. These gentle giants arrive in large numbers around the Yucatan Peninsula every summer. Slip on snorkel gear and marvel at your proximity to these fish that can grow as long as 43 feet (13 meters)! After your memorable swim, sail to Isla Mujeres’ Playa Norte for a beachside lunch. Hotel transport from Cancun and the Riviera Maya included. Don’t miss this unique experience available from May to September only.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$142.57
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 Riviera Maya Luxury Catamaran and Snorkeling, Lunch & Drinks Included

Riviera Maya Luxury Catamaran and Snorkeling, Lunch & Drinks Included

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Set off into the warm Caribbean Sea on this half-day catamaran sailing adventure from Playa del Carmen. Your luxurious boat cruises along the Riviera Maya coastline, stopping at the Inah Reef — one of the best locations in the region for snorkeling. Try stand-up paddleboarding while you’re out there too. After your water activities, enjoy a gourmet lunch and an open bar, as well as attentive service from your crew. Hotel transport included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.00
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$119.00
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Discover Scuba Diving Course in Playa del Carmen with Two Coral Reef Dives

Discover Scuba Diving Course in Playa del Carmen with Two Coral Reef Dives

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Try scuba diving in Playa del Carmen with a full-day Discover Scuba Diving course that lets you experience scuba without a certification. You'll learn the basics of dive theory and technique, try out your skills in a pool, then dive at two different locations on Playa del Carmen's gorgeous coral reef system. This PADI-designed Discover Scuba Diving course includes all necessary equipment for a hassle-free introduction to the world of scuba.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$152.57
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Swimming in an area known for Turtles and Cenotes Tour

Swimming in an area known for Turtles and Cenotes Tour

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Swim in an area known for sea turtles, snorkel a coral reef, and explore a cenote on a half-day nature tour in the Riviera Maya. You're guaranteed to see some of the wild, native sea turtles that thrive along the coast, or receive a full refund for the tour. This turtles and cenote tour includes all equipment, snacks, and hotel pickup and drop-off in Cancun or the Riviera Maya.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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$99.00
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2-Tank Morning or Afternoon Dives in Playa del Carmen certified Divers Only

2-Tank Morning or Afternoon Dives in Playa del Carmen certified Divers Only

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Dive the spectacular coral reefs off Playa del Carmen on a 2-tank dive trip that includes a deep dive and a drift dive. You'll descend to the coral reef at two different sites and depths, enjoying a 40-minute surface interval aboard the dive boat. With both morning and afternoon departures available, this 2-tank dive is great way to experience the gorgeous reef, fish, and wildlife of the northern hemisphere's largest reef system.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.75
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$89.75
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Paddleboard Sunset Session Caribbean Sea + Photos

Paddleboard Sunset Session Caribbean Sea + Photos

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Aloha Paddle Club is the only paddleboard and surf center in Playa del Carmen with a spot right on the beach. You can use our lockers, bathroom, shower, bar & restaurant right in the center. Aloha is home of the famous and popular Sunrise Session. This is a unique opportunity to learn and do the fastest growing water sport in the world. Stand up paddleboarding is easy to learn, a lot of fun and a great work out. You will be doing this in a mixed group at sunset on the Caribbean Sea with the instructor always around in case you need some more tips or help. It is truly amazing to be out on the water with the sun setting over Playa del Carmen. When we get back to our club there is live music and you can enjoy a cold drink and perhaps even dinner and spend an unforgettable afternoon and evening at Fusion.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00
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Playa del Carmen Jungle Tour: Tulum, Cenote Snorkeling, Ziplining and Lunch

Playa del Carmen Jungle Tour: Tulum, Cenote Snorkeling, Ziplining and Lunch

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Depart Playa del Carmen for a day of cultural experience and adrenaline-inducing activities. Begin with a visit to Tulum, an ancient Maya coastal city that's home to archaeological remains and sandy beaches. Then visit a modern-day Maya community before entering the jungle to explore two vast underground river systems. Snorkel their cavern waters and afterward, board a 4x4 Unimog for a thrilling ride toward a series of ziplining and rappelling adventures. Wind down with a buffet lunch of delicious Maya cuisine.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.99
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$118.99
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Half Day All Inclusive Private Sailing Cruise - in Cancun
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Half Day All Inclusive Private Sailing Cruise - in Cancun

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10 GOOD REASONS TO BOOK WITH US -Express check in -Our catamarans leave from Tortugas Beach with beautiful sea views -Snorkeling in a colorful reef with abundant marine life and subaquatic statues -Jumping off the boat into the turquoise waters of North Beach in Isla Mujeres -Personalized service -Fresh snacks -Open Bar -Flying the spinnaker sail -Friendly staff - Private transportation from and back to your hotel/place of stay
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,335.00
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4-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling
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4-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling

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Enhance your experience of In-Ha’s remarkable reefs on a private 4-hour snorkeling tour on a luxurious yacht. While a courteous crew respond to your needs, you’ll sail on the iridescent Caribbean Sea and snorkel with turtles and manta rays in a protected reef. Revitalize with flavorsome ceviche on boar your yacht before exploring a nearby beach or reclining on the spacious sundeck. Additionally, enjoy unlimited drinks from an open, on-board bar and receive undivided attention from your crew on this private tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,304.36
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