By Candice Haugdahl

Breathtaking Cenote, Aktun Chen

Equipment Info
Canon Canon EOS 40D
State/Province/Region
OT
Country
MX
Nearest Area
Mayan Riviera
Town
Akumal
Brief Directions

Aktun Chen is located 4 kilometers south of Akumal in the Rainforests of the Mayan Riviera.

Description

This breathtaking cenote is located deep within a cave of a natural park named Aktun Chen. It is located south of Akumal in the Mayan Riviera. The cenote has cool, crystal clear water that is 12 meters deep and is surrounded by a staggering number of stalactites and stalagmites. In the Mayan language, Aktun Chen means "cave with an underground river inside", while a cenote is the word used for "underground river". This Cenote is found near the end of a 600 meter trek through the largest of three caves.

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Date Added
April 22, 2010
Date Taken
April 22, 2010

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