Playa Palancar, Cozumel

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Take a day of rest at Playa Palancar, one of Mexico's Caribbean beaches. Many visitors explore off the beaten path and simply lounge on this hidden gem of a beach, with its soft white sand contrasting the vivid azure waters. Take advantage of the calm currents to go swimming, snorkelling, or bodysurfing. The beach also has a bar and restaurant with an array of options at affordable prices. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Playa Palancar by using our Cozumel sightseeing planner .
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  • We spent one day here during our recent cruise. Hopped on a taxi at the shopping area and took it straight here at about 9 am. It costs about 24 dollars one way and took about 25 minutes to arrive. Wh...  more »
  • If your hotel has its own beach save go to this beach, is not at the level of the others, however the sea continues to be beautiful
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  • Page is beautiful, good meal (sea product. encourage) and especially there are departures in boats for snorkeling at the reef, colombia (better to book its place on arrival; the tour lasts 1 H 30) there are lockers to lock to put your business time of the round, changing cabins and showers (fins, masks and snorkel available as well as vests for diving) a very good time.
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Where to stay in Cozumel

Most accommodations in Cozumel line the island's western shoreline, offering excellent beach access and the airport. Avenida Rafael E. Melgar provides the widest range of hotels and private rentals, with some of the more spacious and relaxed options sitting around 10 km (6.2 mi) south of the town center. Budget-conscious travelers should look to the main township, where a selection of smaller guesthouses and pensions can be found just a few streets back from the beach.
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