Cenote? Why will you love it?
If your planning a trip to Mexico, and your destination is Cancun, The Riviera Maya or Yucatan, probably one of the first words you’ll hear is “Cenote”.
But, What is a Cenote? The Yucatan Peninsula is a flat ground with no mountains so no rivers on sight, but we could not be more wrong.
The Yucatan Peninsula has an underground river system, that are connected, and also is one of the biggest cavern systems in the world.
The entrance to this underground river system by the caverns is what the local people call “Cenote”.
Is love to the first sight, these places are 100% designed by nature during thousands of years. Surrounded by the jungle, the sounds, the fresh water and its clearness are incredible.
Jumping from the cliff of the Cenote, will add some adrenaline to a full day of nature. Ideal for families in a safe environment for kids than windy days at the beach.
Must do activity during your vacations is to enjoy the different Cenotes in the surroundings, admire the crystal clear waters and jump, dive, swim, snorkel or just relax and refresh yourself in this amazing swimming pools of nature.
If you are staying in Cancun or Riviera Maya here you have a list of The 10 Most Spectacular Cenotes of The Yucatan Peninsula, you can rent a car and drive, there are many Cenotes in a short ride from Cancun and The Riviera Maya, or if you are looking for more comfort we recommend to book a private tour.
You can find amazing options to enjoy not only The Cenotes but combined with other top activities & tours, a full day of nature and adventure is waiting for you!
The most common combined tours are like Coba and Cenote Tour, Tulum Cenote Tour, Chichen Itza and Cenote Tour and Marine Turtle snorkeling and Cenote Tour the most popular ones and the ones we highly recommend you.