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Yal-Kú

Akumal’s blooming paradise

Close to Akumal Mexico, you will find Yal-Kú lagoon. As a wondrous tropical paradise that is almost secluded, it is a perfect spot to get into an astonishing ecosystem, which is home to colorful fish.

If you are looking at thing to do at Akumal, Yal-Kú is an exceptional place to fall in love almost immediately. Its crystal-clear waters are home to several species, and you can snorkel freely in a relaxing atmosphere. As one of the best spots in Riviera Maya to dip into nature, this haven near Akumal Beach is a spirituality Eden to sense the environment and let yourself go inside its beauty.

Visit Yal-Kú as a couple

Go on one of the Yal-Kú tours to get into this heavenly place and spend a whole day snorkeling, and enjoying nature. It’s one of the best things to do in Riviera Maya.

If you visit this lagoon with your significant other, you will find a restaurant to grab a bite, and there are palapas on rent with a hammock and chairs, to relax the rest of the day.

Yal-Kú with family

Discover, along with your family, this park nearby Akumal Bay , right in the heart of Riviera Maya. At Yal-Kú, you can rent a typical palapa to spend a day enjoying nature with your relatives.

There is also snorkeling gear on rent to watch the underwater landscape of the astounding inlet, you will treasure it forever.

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  • Important Information
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  • Bring water shoes, swimsuit, a towel and a change of clothes.
  • Your sun protection and repellents must be chemical-free.
  • Remember to bring cash or credit cards.
  • It is mandatory to wear a life jacket.

Location

Yal-Kú is only 2 mi from the entrance to Akumal beach. Playa del Carmen is 23 mi away, Tulum is nestled 16 mi south, and Cancun is located 65 mi north.

Yal-Kú is about 45 min from downtown Playa del Carmen, 40 min away from Tulum, and 1 hour 30 min from Cancun. Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact:

E-mail: yalku-operacion@yalku.com.mx
Tel: 984 875 95 20