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By Vivien Lougheed

The Yucatan Peninsula is a gorgeous vacation vacation spot - the mainland is peppered with old Mayan ruins, dense jungles, and designated flora and fauna, whereas the within reach islands boast the various world's such a lot remarkable marine wildlife.''Adventure consultant to Yucatan, Cancun & Cozumel'' is definitely the right advisor to exploring and researching the superior the realm has to provide - no matter if it's exploring Mayan temples, swimming in azure-blue sinkholes, or studying approximately heritage wealthy Cozumel.This terrific advisor additionally positive aspects professional tricks, counsel, and recommendation on studying the easiest diving spots, lodging to fit your tastes and finances, mouth-watering neighborhood eating places, excursions, gala's, and lots more and plenty extra.

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4 km x 21 m). Visitation limits are in effect so if you wish to come here, book early. Isla Cozumel, in the Caribbean south of Cancún, has 18 miles (24 km) of protected coastline with coral reefs. It is the largest inhabited island in Mexico. Laguna Bacalar, just out of Chetumal, is also known as the Lake of Seven Colors. 2 miles (two km) wide, with Fort San Felipe on its shorline. Pac Chen is 15 miles (25 km) north of the Maya ruins of Cobà, and is a locally managed Maya village that is practicing ethno-tourism, giving visitors an ethnic experience.

This is Sian Ka’an (Tim flickr) not open to the general public – you must be a guest at the hacienda to enjoy the park. Tulum National Park, just south of Playa del Carmen, has 1,640 acres of ruins and beach. Xel-Há Lagoon National Park, just south of Playa del Carmen, is a freshwater bay adjacent to the ocean where salt- and freshwater creatures come in contact. The park has 100 species of birds, 350 species of plants and 90 species of marine creatures. White and loggerhead turtles are studied and visitors, if here at the correct time of year, can watch their nesting and hatching.

Coral snakes are nocturnal but far less aggressive than the fer-de-lance. The coral’s venom is highly toxic and every bit as dangerous as that of the fer-de-lance. Coral snakes are hard to spot since they hide in ground vege- Mammals n 47 Mammals Bats are the only mammals that fly. They range in size from a tiny three inches (seven cm) to one with a wingspan of six feet (two m). There are over 1,000 types of bats in the world and the Yucatán has 17 different species. The wing of the bat is like a webbed hand, with a thumb and four fingers.

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