Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Sian Ka'an

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#24 of 190 in Parks in Quintana Roo
Take a tour tailor made for the ecologically conscious traveller at Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve. Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987, and the largest protected area in the Mexican Caribbean, the biosphere shelters thousands of species and forms a spectacularly diverse natural environment. Take a boat through mazes of natural mangrove canals, snorkel on the Mesoamerican Reef among incredible marine life, and take a boat tour to ancient Mayan ruins. Be sure to bring along biodegradable bug spray and sunscreen, your swimsuit, and a camera to capture the abundance of magnificent wildlife. Use our Sian Ka'an itinerary builder app to visit Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve on your trip to Sian Ka'an, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We got a tour here that went to only the first two lagoons and not out to the third. The third lagoon is the one with all the wildlife. We didn’t see any at all. We did get to jump into the canal and....  more »
  • Over 70 km by boat in this beautiful reserve. We saw Egrets, Blue & Green Herons, Osprey and their nest. Not to be forgotten, the crocodile, stingrays and barracuda! Aldo was a great driver...  more »
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