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Top 10 Cancun and Yucatan by Nick Rider

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Diving Reefs

1. Reefs around Cancun

Despite busy beaches and the relatively small size of the closest reefs, there’s still lots to see here. “Jungle” snorkeling tours take you through mangroves in Laguna Nichupté and to the reef off Punta Nizuc (for further details see also Cancún).

2. Manchones, Isla Mujeres

A fascinatingly varied reef, 1 km (half a mile) long, but only 10 m (30 ft) deep for much of it. The Sac Bajo area, just off the lagoon south of Isla Town, is excellent for snorkeling, and there are spectacular reefs farther from the ...

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