The incredible Kaan Luum Lagoon

Bird's eye view of the cenote lagoon Kaan Suun

Why not visit one of the most special cenotes in Tulum? One of the most special places you will be able to be. Take the opportunity during your visit to the territory to appreciate this marvelous natural creation.

The cenote of Kaan Luum

The cenotes found in Mexico are spectacular, many citizens and foreign tourists decide to travel both to the coast and to plant areas to discover this type of natural treasures.

If you are visiting the Yucatan Peninsula, you will have been able to make great routes to see the characteristic cenotes, such as Kaan Luum. It is located 8 kilometers from Tulum, north of the Sian Kaan reserve. If you are wondering where its name comes from, we tell you: it means ”yellow land”.

When you start your adventure through the lagoon, you will find yourself right in front of the deep turquoise water cenote, which you will reach by means of a wooden bridge. What will you be able to do there? mostly freediving, scuba diving, snorkeling and swimming. To go down into the depths of it, you will have to pay an extra fee.

Kaan Luum Lagoon: prices

The entrance fee to this lagoon is about 50 or 100 pesos, but only the access to the lagoon. If you want to do other types of activities or hire more services, the price may be higher. It depends on how you want to spend your day, so you will have a different plan or another.

Please note that prices only include activities and access. In and around the area you will hardly find restaurants or stores to buy food and beverages, so it is recommended to bring them from home. It is also advisable to bring your own sunscreens, if possible biodegradable, to protect the water and not to pollute.

Kaan Luum Lagoon: schedules

panoramic view cenote kaan suum

The opening hours to the public are from 9:00 AM to 17:00 PM, although it is recommended to arrive early in the morning to enjoy the cenote and the lagoon without crowds.

Kaan Luum Lagoon and its depth

This cenote is 25 meters in diameter and 85 meters deep. You will recognize the cenote by the change in color of its turquoise blue waters to a characteristic dark blue due to its depth. It is also striking for its almost perfect circumference, surrounded by fences to avoid accidents.

Lodging Nearby

Want to make the most of your Caribbean vacation? If you want to enjoy the tranquility of the sun and the beach after sightseeing during the day, you have found the perfect place. If you still don’t know the hotels in Cancunof the Oasis Hotel Group, we recommend you to take a look at each one of them and have the best options for your rest and enjoyment.

Depending on the type of trip you want to organize (with family, couple or friends) you have a special resort for each occasion. There are special areas for children, exclusive areas for adults only or specific activities to have a great time with your friends. What are you waiting for to hire the best?

About the Author
Patu Soto | Me gradué en Periodismo por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Durante estos años, he podido desarrollarme como periodista y fotógrafa amateur en el periódico El Ibérico ubicado en Londres. También he colaborado y publicado tanto artículos escritos como reportajes fotográficos en varios medios digitales. Tuve la oportunidad de desempeñar labores de Community Manager en el centro cultural japonés Sakigake en Madrid. Actualmente colaboro como Redactora SEO para Oasis Hoteles & Resorts, con sede en Cancún. En mis ratos libres sigo formándome, aprendiendo y conociendo más acerca del mundo digital en general y de los RRHH en particular. Si quieres conocer mi trabajo un poco más, conecta conmigo en mi Linkedin.

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