Yal-ku Lagoon, Akumal

3.7
Snorkel clear calm waters in search of incredible marine life at Yal-ku Lagoon. Explore a beautiful coastal environment with an unusual underwater topography, showcasing exciting small caves and canyons that could harbor seemingly anything, from sea turtles to parrotfish. If you're new to snorkeling or have younger children, this makes the a perfect environment to learn, thanks to calm waters and depths not exceeding 4.5 m (15 ft). Be sure to bring your own snorkel, water, snacks and sun block, as you won't find any amenities onsite. A visit to Yal-ku Lagoon represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Akumal attractions planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We took a special trip from our resort Grand Sirenis thinking this would have been an above average snorkeling excursion. Sorry folks but not the case. We seen next to nothing for fish and we...  more »
  • We had several high wind days in Akumal during our 1-week stay. Luckily the lagoon was only a 10 minute walk and we were able to swim with thousands of fish in protected waters. Just have a minor...  more »
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