THIS IS A WEBSITE THAT DESCRIBES MANY OF THE CENOTES IN THE AREA AND WHAT THEY OFFER. MOST OF THEM ARE WITHIN EASY DRIVING DISTANCE OF CANCUN, LESS THAN 2 HOURS. THERE ARE ALSO BUS TOURS AVAILABLE.
“Grand Cenote” Here, in the Riviera Maya, the waters are so crystal clear, you can see the bottom. This sinkhole is just the beginning of the adventure that awaits beneath the earth. The water flows for miles and only the truly adventurous.
My professor said a cenote was a swimming hole, so that’s what I called it in the post I wrote, yesterday. But after a little digging, I now know that is a very poor description. Cenotes are far more than swimming holes!! They are directly related to Mayan pyramids AND the crater caused by the […]
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This Cenote it is located in the road from Valladolid to Cancun (Mexico), this Cenote is wonderful, when I went I could have a bath. Actually was wonderful because you coud see the ray of sun going into the water.
There is no doubt that Mexico is an amazing country to visit, not just for the typical tourism but also for unique scuba diving and snorkeling experience. Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula is known for having nearly 7,000 cenotes. A cenote is a natural pit, or sinkhole, resulting from the collapse of limestone bedrock that exposes groundwater […]