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Open today: 08:00 - 04:45
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Grand Cenote has 140 square meter for swimming, there is one big cave, a cavern and 100 square of wooden platforms where you can walk, chill with the nature and take pictures .
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
K.m 3.8 | Located on the highway to Coba, Tulum 77796, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is worthy to visit. Very beautiful and well organized. For children you may get life jacket. The water density is higher, it means swimming takes more energy

Thank Hamidreza S
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are so many cenotes to choose from, I really wish we had kept driving a little farther from Tulum as our hotel manager suggested. However, we were with another group of people (in a car ahead of us), and they pulled in the parking...More

1  Thank Jean W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s a very beautiful cenote you’ll enjoy the clear water and the caves. However it is a little small and gets a bit packed.

1  Thank Latonia H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first Cenote we visited and we were totally blown away. It's a popular spot and tends to get a bit crowded, but if you swim away from the ropes and the stairs, there's a good bit to explore. Showers are mandatory before...More

Thank Ashok R
Reviewed 1 week ago

loved this tour it is lovely... the best time while in Tulum... there is alot of nice people and tour guides as well as its cleanliness loves it

Thank I3783JRmariac
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to three cenotes in Tulum and this was my favorite. We did a cenote tour and we arrived at the Grand Cenote right when it opened. It was pretty empty inside so going early does help beat the crowds. The water is pristine...More

1  Thank guy365
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed swimming here once we got away from the stairs and ropes. The caves are very interesting and one had bats swooping around. The hammock area was crowded, but they had a nice area to lay in the sun. Easy trip from Tulum, even...More

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area, make sure to stop by and see this stunning cenote. this is my favorite cenote in the area with crystal clear turquoise waters. The water is so clear you can see the sea life without even having to get...More

Thank LuxeTourista
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in the afternoon perfect place to end the day and cool down. It wasn't too busy when we went however it was the end of the afternoon which appeared to be the perfect time. Very clean and refreshing a few turtles were hanging...More

Thank LynseyUK55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like this cenote because you can swim from one cavern to another via a large cave . The water is cool and clear and on a hot day it was lovely. Lots of turtles including piggy backing babies. Avoid weekends if you can as...More

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7 July 2018|
Response from DeborahBee_12 | Reviewed this property |
We took a taxi from Tulum. The cheapest way would be to take a collectivo along the highway to Tulum, then taxi.
Helen B
10 June 2018|
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Response from Fabrizia D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Helen, the Gran Cenote is a touristic area so you can find lockers there where you can put your medicaments. Basically there is a platform in the middle of the cenote with a small chiosco in which you can rent a locker... More
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Tabitha P
10 April 2018|
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Response from 506baba | Reviewed this property |
There are so many different once you can visit so I’m sure you can find one that suits your needs