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LocalAventura Tour: Multi-Stop Snorkeling Tour in Cancún
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Multi-Stop Snorkeling Tour in Cancún

Snorkel with thousands of colorful fish, turtles, and rays in Cancún!

3.5 hrs


1 ~ 30

Medium content


Snorkel with thousands of colorful fish, turtles, and stingrays on this snorkeling tour that will take you to four different stops in the beautiful waters of Cancún. Take a boat off the coast of Cancún to snorkel under ideal conditions in the calm and warm waters. In case you don’t have any experience, your day will start off with an optional snorkeling lesson in the shallow waters before boarding the boat. The boat captain will also keep the boat close to the group, in case you want to take a break and board before finishing the stop. You’ll visit four different stops to snorkel on this tour; the first is a well-conserved coral reef where colorful fish and coral formations abound. The second stop is an underwater art Museum, the MUSA. There, you’ll view two unique art galleries "Las Bendiciones" and "La Familia Acuario.” At the third stop, you’ll swim with sea turtles in their natural habitat. Then, for your final stop of the day, you’ll explore an underwater shipwreck, in a natural pool created by white sand. Whether this is the first time you’ve snorkeled or you’re an experienced underwater explorer, you’ll sure to have fun and see some unforgettable underwater sights on this unique tour!


  • Pick-up around 9am from your hotel in Cancún and private transportation to the Marina
  • Outfit yourself with snorkel gear at the Marina
  • Participate in an optional snorkeling class for beginners
  • Board the boat to the 4 unique snorkeling sites:
    • Snorkel through a well-conserved coral reef with colorful fish and coral formations
    • Enjoy two galleries at the underwater art museum, the MUSA
    • Meet  and swim with sea turtles in their natural habitat
    • Explore a ship wreck surrounded by white sand.
  • Return to the Marina where you can change and clean yourself off in the showers, lockers, and bathrooms.
  • Private transportation back to your hotel or accommodation in Cancún

Available days

7 days of the week

Eligibility criteria

  • Minimum age of 6 years old
  • People under 18 must be accompanied by an adult and have parent or guardian's permission.
  • Not recommended for pregnant women, or people with back, neck or mobility problems.

What's Included

  • Round-trip transportation from any hotel in Cancún (hotel zone or downtown) in a private comfortable air-conditioned van
  • Complete snorkeling gear: Life vest, mask, snorkel, and fins
  • Prescription masks (if needed)
  • Neoprene vests (if needed/wanted)
  • Short and useful snorkeling lesson
  • Bottled water, shower, towels and lockers
  • Passenger insurance

What's not included

  • Dock fee (USD$ 5.00 per person, payable at check in)
  • Photo and video service are optional with an additional cost
  • Transportation from Riviera Maya and Playa del Carmen (can be arranged at an additional cost)

Additional Pricing Information (*)

Transportation from Riviera Maya and Playa del Carmen has an additional cost, please contact for details.


  • Remember to bring a swimsuit, sunglasses, biodegradable sunscreen, dry clothes, towel and cash for personal expenses.
  • Bring only the necessary; lockers are provided. 
  • For groups of 7 or larger, this is a private tour with your own boat. For smaller groups, this is a shared tour of up to 7 people. 


Learn a New Skill Good for Groups


''Captain Gallo'' and Javier

Captain Gallo

I was born and raised in San Diego where at a young age I fell in love with the ocean. I started diving and got my open water certification at 16 there. I love the ocean so much that I studied Oceanography there too at the Scripps Oceanography Institute. Not many people has the abilities I've acquired through my life. While I'm not helping guide snorkeling tours I am a scuba dive instructor, a sailing instructor, and a windsurfing instructor too.


I was born Sinaloa, a state in the northwestern side of México, and lived there until I was 18 years old. Soon after, I got married. We came to Cancún to celebrate our honeymoon and never returned to our hometown. We have been living in Cancún for 40 years now! I love spending my time jogging every morning, sport fishing, golfing, swimming in the sea, studying mathematics, and spending time with my family. I am so lucky to have began my family and my business in this beautiful paradise.

The magical and breathtaking views of Cancún is what inspired me to begin my tours. I began swimming in the sea everyday to stay in shape when I began noticing all these gorgeous natural creations so close to where we were living. Then, I began inviting friends and other families to experience these sights as well. That is how I began giving tours; I realized I wanted to dedicate my life and my mission to creating and offering specialized snorkeling experiences to others.

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