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Rio Secreto

Carretera Federal Libre Chetumal _ Puerto Juarez Km 283.5 | Ejido Sur, Playa del Carmen 77712, Mexico
+52 984 147 6050
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Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in the world boast conditions that make it possible to witness the extraordinary beauty of an underground river. Rio Secreto is a fantastic journey into a unique system of underground rivers and ancient caverns that reveals both the astonishing interaction of time within the interior of our planet and the miraculous existence of our lives. Come and experience this magical journey with us on your next vacations in Mexico.
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Carretera Federal Libre Chetumal _ Puerto Juarez Km 283.5 | Ejido Sur, Playa del Carmen 77712, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

It's all been said before but this is well worth doing. We booked it from our cruise and it was a long day out coming from Cozumel but well worth it. The tour website didn't give us a lot of info so we brought our...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This excursion was soooo fun! My husband suggested it and we both thoroughly enjoyed the hike/swim! Our guide was Guillom and he was so nice! The mosquitos are thick and the water cool! They provide everything and don’t nickel and dime you for a locker...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

very good visit to the caves - could do with a bit more information about them though. Wasn't very organised at the start - this could be to do with how busy it was the day we went though

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited while on a cruise. Had our 15, 13 & 7 yo. Our tour guide was Alfredo and he was wonderful. The ride from the peor at PDC was not too long. Everything went very smoothly and they took good care of us. My...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Rio Secreto in July. We took the Plus package which includes biking, rappelling, and the visit to the underground river. Our guide was Daniele a great human being that cares about the safety of everybody in his group. He is always checking...More

Thank Felipe B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our guide was fantastic. Being from CT, i have been to Howe caverns in upstate NY and a few others in PA, always majestic, but also always wanting to get in the water. My dream was realized at Rio Secreto. Safety was a big topic...More

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had no idea what I was getting myself into. After the fear passed after receiving all the equipment (wet suit, helmet with a light), my family and I had the best experience. Miguel was an amazing tour guide and the caves were so beautiful...More

Thank kgh8
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am so happy their was a professional photographer to capture many of the exciting moments on this tour in the cave. No this isnt my first cave tour, but this one was different because its is collaborated with a cenote (Spanish word for sinkhole/underground...More

Thank kidurham
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience of nature. My two kids (7,9) had a great time. They provide swim suits (diving suit?) and helmet with lights. It's better to wear water shoes because you're going to be in the water. It was a bit cold when we were swimming...More

Thank Hak Woo L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely not the cheapest thing to do in the Yucatan area (approximately 60 USD per person), but worth the money! We had a good English speaking guide who had a lot of relevant knowledge. Great adventurous activity in caves with stalagmites, stalactites, darkness and water....More

Thank Kelly W
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Very very very tiny and they are albino.
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Fish, crickets, bats.. but no spiders
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My husband is a 44 and one fit him. He is also 6’4
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