Yalahau Lagoon, Holbox Island

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Water Body · Nature / Park
Swim in a cenote at Yalahau Lagoon, where you can actually observe water coming out of the ground to make the pool. The crystal-clear water only makes it easier to see straight to the bottom, or traverse the wooden walkway that surrounds the lagoon for views and photo opportunities. This site is only reachable by boat; try to visit in the morning when dolphins gather here to eat. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Holbox Island holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Yalahau Lagoon and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We've been to better cenotes but the spot is pretty cool. It's super laid back, the water is really refreshing and clean. We came to hang out here for an hour, have lunch and a few drinks and then.....  more »
  • Like most people, our stop here was part of the 3 island tour. It's not that it's bad, it is pretty but there's nothing to do other than swim and it's relatively crowded, when we got there it was...  more »

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