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How do you get to Rio Secreto from Tulum?

How do you get to Rio Secreto from Tulum?

The fastest way to get from Tulum to Rio Secreto is to bus. Taking this option will cost $100 – $150 and takes 36 min. Is there a direct bus between Tulum and Rio Secreto? Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tulum and arriving at Río Secreto.

Can you go to Rio Secreto on your own?

Visiting Rio Secreto can only be done through the organized tours offered by reserve. The tours will take you hiking and swimming through about a one kilometer stretch of one of the caves (meaning your visit will represent only a tiny taste of this vast reserve).

How much does it cost to go to Rio Secreto?

$79.00 USD
Price basic entrance: Adults: $79.00 USD / Children: $39.50 USD (4 to 12 Years Old). Duration: Approx. 3 and a half hours.

Is Rio Secreto worth?

We would recommend Rio Secreto to anyone looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience you won’t soon forget. This is a very unique exp, combining natural site n physical activities (a bit of hiking n swimming). Inside the cave it was incredibly beautiful n mystical.

Is Rio Secreto a cenote?

Rio Secreto is the Mayan Riviera’s newest Cenote. It was only discovered in 2007. Visiting this pristine cave system is an incredible experience. It is truly a wonder of Mexico and our choice for one of the top places to visit in Mexico.

How long is the Rio Secreto tour?

about 1 to 1,5 hours
Rio Secreto basic tour The tour itself is not that spectacular long, it lasts about 1 to 1,5 hours, but it is full of adrenaline. There is a briefing before you slowly descent into the underground cave system where a guide will explain you everything about how this geological wonder has been formed.

Do you need water shoes for Rio Secreto?

They provide everything for your tour (wet suit, water shoes, helmet with light). All you need is a swimsuit.

Is Rio Secreto cold?

TIP #2 – Wear the water shoes and wetsuit provided. The water is not cold per say, it was 25C (75F) the day we were there but you are underground with no sunlight and it can feel chilly. Although you are provided with a life jacket, you should be able to touch the bottom almost at all times.

How big is Rio Secreto?

There are 38 kilometers of caves in the system, of which approximately 10% are used for ecotourism. Currently, Río Secreto is protected as a nature reserve….

Río Secreto
Location Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Coordinates 20.588941°N 87.135198°W
Length 38 kilometers (24 mi)
Discovery 2004

Do you need to know how do you swim to go to Rio Secreto?

There’s no actual swimming involved. You’ll be wearing a wetsuit and a personal flotation vest. It’s more walking through water. Think of it as like wandering into a swimming pool where you can stay on the whole time.