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Cascadas de Agua Azul

Reserva Especial de la Biosfera Cascadas Agua Azul, Palenque, Mexico
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Reserva Especial de la Biosfera Cascadas Agua Azul, Palenque, Mexico
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Reviewed 9 December 2012

What you see in photos is exactly what you get and more. Loved it! Definitely recommend this site for visitors.

Thank Lanscee
Reviewed 4 December 2012

the cascadas de agua azul was very beautiful! I really recommend that if you have time to travel to palenque dont miss this place!

Thank barefoot21traveler
Reviewed 2 December 2012

The tiered blue wedding cake waterfalls are gorgeous. Have never seen falls like this before. The restaurants lined up across from the falls are absolutely terrible. We were served cold and greasy french fries, cold rice and tepid salty chicken. The dessert platter consisted of...More

Thank yalahabibti
Reviewed 28 November 2012

The most gorgeous water in the world! We didn't take our suits so we didn't do any swimming but we enjoyed the sites. Be sure to take a camera!

Thank Kristina P
Reviewed 26 November 2012

it was hot and humid but the sight of Agua Azul waterfalls, their turquoise colored waters. Possibility of swimming were great.

Thank chana y
Reviewed 18 November 2012

It's a breathtaking to place! The colour of the water is truly amazing! In order to spend there enough time (to swim, tosunbath and simply to admire) I suggest a trip from Palenque (3hours stay) and not from San Christobal (only 1 hour and a...More

Thank Joanka G
Reviewed 18 November 2012

This place in word: BREATHTAKING! This is one of my favorite places on Earth. The waterfalls are amazing and there are plenty photo ops.

Thank Gmsr86
Reviewed 16 November 2012

We went of a tour from San Cristobal to these waterfalls and to the palenque ruins. The waterfall was lovely - it is worth making the walk up all the steps past the vendors to get to the quite water pools at the top. he...More

Thank pipandmeg
Reviewed 7 November 2012

wonderful. on rainy season you may have some brown water (because of the sediments) but otherwise it is worthy.

Thank Andres K
Reviewed 7 November 2012

This is an amazing place. It is no surprise that it has been in many movies. Don't miss it. I first visited in 87 and while it took a while to get back, it was no less impressive the second time.

Thank MichaelHolmes
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20 March 2017|
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Response from Sergio327 | Reviewed this property |
El clima es cálido. Pero lo mas importante es las lluvias. Porque si hay muchos va a ver Aqua Cafe, no Azul. Acceso para silla es solo al mirador principal a la parte baja. Mas arriba son escaleras. Pero la vista mayor es... More
Don M
25 May 2016|
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Response from ProfessorMTL | Reviewed this property |
We were there in mid-January and the waters were turquoise.
29 November 2015|
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Response from tulum23 | Reviewed this property |
I drove my own car down --- most hotels will arrange transportation / tour to the falls, ruins etc. If you know which hotel you will be staying, check to see if they have a web site(many do) - services provided should... More