Playa Tortugas, Cancun

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Beach · Nature / Park
Immerse yourself in the busy beach at Playa Tortugas, a sandy strip lined with cafes, restaurants, and bars. Relax with the lively crowds, renting an umbrella and deck chair to cool down after a roast in the sun. Take a swim or try out something more adventurous, such as jet skiing, with a wealth of rental stores located along the beach. When the mood strikes you, wander over to one of the lively beach bars to listen to dance music and enjoy an ice cold beverage. Plan your Playa Tortugas visit and explore what else you can see and do in Cancun using our Cancun tour itinerary builder site.
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  • The beach club is fantastic, and Julio booked us an amazing snorkeling tour with David, Chippy, and Cecilia. The tour and guides were the best. We highly recommend this breathtaking tour, concluding.....  more »
  • My daughter had the time of her life while staying at the Royal Cancun and it was all because of the Kids club at the resort. The workers there were amazing! Each day they played with many children.....  more »
  • Really good place, you can take good photos with friends.
  • relatively uncrowded. decent off shore snorkeling. clear yet kind of cloudy waters. free (?) seats with umbrella behind ocean spa hotel. this is a cute lil public beach between many boat docks. i was debating between a 4 and 5 star rating, and decided to go with 4. while this is a nice beach, it isn’t absolutely breath taking like some others.

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