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Cozumel Sights

Playa Palancar

  • Carretera Sur, Km 19.5 Map It
  • Cozumel
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Updated 02/19/2015

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South of the resorts, down a rutted road and way off the beaten path, lies serene Playa Palancar—a long, walkable beach with hammocks hanging under coconut palms. The on-site dive shop can outfit scuba enthusiasts for trips to the famous Palancar and Columbia reefs, just offshore; boats will take snorkelers out every two hours from 9 to 5. There's also a nice open-air restaurant-bar here if you'd rather just relax. Amenities: food and drink; parking (free); showers; toilets; water sports. Best for: snorkeling; swimming; walking.

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Carretera Sur, Km 19.5, Cozumel, Quintana Roo, 77600, Mexico

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Updated 02/19/2015


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