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Chankanaab Reef

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At a depth of 70 feet, this reef is a great spot to learn how to snorkel.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food at the beach restaurant and the snorkeling was amazing!The Tequila tasting was so informative and my cousins loved the dolphin experience!

Thank sebring961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chankanaab Reef is a great place. We saw a show there back in 2016 all about the Mayan Indians. It done very nicely. We went back in 2017 Looked around and did some snokeling. They also have it so you can swim with the dolphins.

Thank jenniferwD5497MW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, this is a great place to brush up on your dive skills. But, when talking about the reef itself, you have to compare it to the surrounding reef systems that are available to dive here in Cozumel. There is no comparison, Palancar & Columbia...More

Thank rjwbster
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriends and house decided to try out the diving at the park and hang by the beach. We wound up at MJ’s dive shop. They were great and we had a great day dive. Saw 2 spotted eels upon entering the water. My only...More

Thank stewad-s
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Great place for a day trip while cruising to Cozumel on Norwegian Epic back in Summer of 2014. Family-friendly eco-park with lots to do!

Thank gr8fulgruv
Reviewed August 7, 2018

More sights at this reef than most of the other 6 dives in the caribbean combined. Saw eels, lobsters, barracuda, rays, fish, etc

Thank Silver A
Reviewed August 6, 2018

we have visited this park several times and will return again. beautiful botanical gardens and crystal clear waters. this place is a national park and also has swimming with the dolphins and other things of interest for all ages

Thank William E
Reviewed August 4, 2018

This was our 4-5th time at Chankanaab we love it here! It is beautiful, well maintained and the snorkeling is amazing! Everyone is friendly and the buffet was pretty good for the price. They have shops, drinks, food, water, scuba diving and all sorts of...More

Thank James R
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I like the dive site the best did my last of 16 dives here they saved the best for last so beautiful

Thank tejcekd
Reviewed July 21, 2018

We were here twice on vacation. Once right after a dolphin excursion and we liked it so much we went back. It is a nice place to snorkel right off the shore. We did notice less fish our second time around. There was also a...More

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June 30, 2017|
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Response from MichelleSteven | Reviewed this property |
I didn't dive while I was there. But I don't think you need reservations. There is a dive shop located directly on the beach at Chankanaab and I think you can book right there. But I am not positive. Cozumel has some great... More
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Annabelannabel15 | Reviewed this property |
We went to Chankanaab as a 'day trip' and the snorkel equipment was included in the entry fee.
November 19, 2016|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of free access