If you are planning your dental vacation, don’t forget to visit this place. Akumal is one of the most popular places in the Riviera Maya, because it’s located in the second largest reef in the world.
This natural protected area is the number 8 of the 10 best places to swim and dive with the sea turtles, it is just one hour from Cancun. Closeby are several natural and historic sites such as ecological parks and Mayan ruins. It’s a perfect place to relax during your stay.
Akumal means “Place of the Turtle” for the Mayans, because is the only place is guaranteed you to meet them. It is still one of the favorite places for these marine animals to spawn.
The sea turtles are protected species here in Mexico, for this reason, you can practice snorkeling with them but you can’t get their eggs or capture them, so it’s actually illegal. Volunteers and guards are usually keep an eye around there. During May, June and July, you can find a lot of them. From July until October, the baby turtles are ready to be set out into their journey to the ocean. Akumal is one of the most pristine beaches in the Caribbean.
You can also enjoy other activities around Akumal, such as visit some sinkholes (cenotes), archaeological ruins, tours in the jungle, enjoy some delicious seafood and drink some cocktails in front of the beach.
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