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Faro Celerain Ecological Reserve

#38 of 159 things to do in Cozumel Features Animals
Carr.Costera Sur Km 27, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 0914
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Faro Celarain (Punta Sur) is an Ecological Reserve,which encloses a variety of natural wonders. It covers an area of one thousand hectares and it is destined for the conservation and preservation of the 5 ecosystems that conform it. Faro Celarain is rich in coastal dunes, mangroves, reefs,lagoons systems, the Island's most beautiful beaches and reefs. Faro Celarain light house is a museum dedicated to the navigation
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Carr.Costera Sur Km 27, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 0914
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

this park is very nice and kept clean you will see pink flamingos and crocodiles if you are lucky the price of 14.00 dollars per person includes a boat ride in the mangrove great clean beaches

Thank annaisa1
Reviewed 6 April 2016

The views from almost everywhere you go in this park are amazing! All of the staff we encountered were very warm and helpful and they spoke great English. You can spend a whole day here and not get bored. It wasn't crowded at all, and...More

Thank cdnusbaum
Reviewed 31 March 2016

On previous visits, we saw many salt water crocs, but they are working on the walkways over the lagoons, so the crocs are scarce right now. Otherwise, this is a great place to visit. You can see the lighthouse, drive up to a really nice...More

Thank Bongo88
Reviewed 25 March 2016

A visit to Cozumel should include a visit to Faro Celerain Ecological Reserve, the largest on the island. Located at Punta Sur, there is a lighthouse, museum, rest area with hammocks, bar, souvenir shops, incredible surf and a lovely coastal breeze. We were in a...More

1  Thank tourismrocks
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Unless you want to climb up to the top of the lighthouse, it is a waste of money to tour this park. There is a great bar next door that has a great view and ice cold beer. You can enjoy the beach, swim, and...More

4  Thank Flatass
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We visited here as part of our private jeep tour with a few hours in Cozumel. It was fascinating to hear the history of the Mayan Lighthouse at the site .We stopped off at the navigation museum and took a few photos around the area...More

Thank Puzzler67
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We visited as part of a jeep tour around the island. There was a crew working on the dock at the lagoon so the crocodiles had disappeared. We were told that when it is quiet you can see up to 50 crocs. We did not...More

Thank ElizaBethMi
Reviewed 7 March 2016

What an amazing place to just see. There is a sea turtle nest. There is a small museum. And the view from the top of the light house is Amazing.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We drove along the coast and through the park, breath taking views. We were on a coach tour so only had a short stop.

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed 29 February 2016

If you want to get away from the downtown trip and get into nature this is a great escape. Great view from top of the lighthouse. Make sure you snorkel out to the white buoy, there is a great reef there covered with sea fans,...More

Thank Will F
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7 November 2015|
Response from Gloria S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about the hours the boat operates. The park closes early...5:00 pm.