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The sink hole, while not large, with a depth of 2.5 to 3 meters, has beautiful clear turquoise water that is perfect for a refreshing dip. There are 2 small, low ceiling caves on either side that are fun to swim into. There is a jumping platform on one end for the adventurous. A rope is attached across from the stair area to the other end for one to sit and rest on, otherwise there is no place to stand in the water.
For divers, it has a cave that will take you to a chamber known as The Tears named for its stalactites in the form of drops. It has a depth of 8 to 35 meters covers a distance of 2 km which connects to the nearby cenote Carwash.
Zacil- ha also has bathrooms, outdoor showers, palapas for shade as well as tree cover, sun beds, a small restaurant and snack bar.
It is located on the Coba road at km 8.3 from the Tulum intersection. You will find the entrance to this cenote on the left hand side - there is a large concrete sign.