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Rio Secreto

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Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in the world boast conditions that make it possible to witness the extraordinary beauty of an underground river. Rio Secreto is a fantastic journey into a unique system of...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Carretera Federal Libre Chetumal _ Puerto Juarez Km 283.5 | Ejido Sur, Playa del Carmen 77712, Mexico
+52 984 147 6050
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Reviewed today

We booked this trip including pick up from Cancun. A bus collected us from our hotel then we transferred into a smaller van for the trip to Rio secreto. Once we arrived we were split into smaller groups based on our language. We had Jessie...More

Thank ToniC2211
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My friend and I had such an awesome half day experience here. The day was perfect- not too long or short. The tour itself was about an hour and a half. Our guide Lu was so cool and knowledgeable. She really made the experience. We...More

Thank lexpetz
Reviewed yesterday

I just really want to echo what has been said many times about this excursion. Everything thing was top notch -from the way they got you off the ship to the ferry, from the ferry to the bus, the trip itself, and getting you back...More

Thank Rocky M
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family was very excited to take this excursion, it was the first stop of our Disney Cruise. The stop was in Cozumel so it was a bit of a trek to get to Playa De Carmen. Disney did a great job collaborating with staff...More

Thank Nestor Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tour was great , awesome experience. They don’t let you take your own pictures and when I requested info I was sent a paypal request of $99.00 dollars to obtain my pictures . That’s ridiculous. Most Other tours charge 40-50 for a usb containing your...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This excursion was absolutely amazing!! Definitely worth the money!! The tour in the underground river was breathtaking and it lasted over an hour. Our tour guide Jessy was the absolute best, very knowledgeable, entertaining and extremely helpful! As far as the cost I thought it...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have to say this tour is a must. We did 5 different tours over the week we were in mexico and this one was by far my favourite. We booked it through the sunwing/nexus tours. I had made some major mistakes booking things online...More

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

No words could describe the experience of this place. We were on Carnival Breeze Cruise in August. We booked it directly through Carnival and it's well worth every penny. From the cruise ship, we were directed to go on the 45-min ferry ride to Playa...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Rio Secreto today. It is far too expensive for what you get. It is beautiful and worth doing but not at the price it is and the fact that you can’t take your own pictures is what makes it worse. It costs $25 for...More

Thank Ainelou
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this beautiful place. The guide was really good and shared all of the relevant information and history about it.

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August 10, 2018|
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Response from kplumpjack | Reviewed this property |
I believe that might be established due to some of the extremely narrow passages. Also, the same reason they mention persons with reduced joint function or mobility, the paths are uneven and rocky and somewhat challenging... More
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July 25, 2018|
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Response from Jesica G | Reviewed this property |
HELLO LISA! there are sometimes with raro rocks... but the team is suporting you every time and you could take a walking stick, be sure you can do it, during my experience i see a man that use Wheelchair, and the rio... More
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