Located in the town of Chocholá about 20 minutes from Mérida, taking the highway to Campeche, is the San Ignacio or Tuunich Ha cenote (in Mayan it means water in the stone) sheltered inside a cave is one of the most safe to swim and cool off for a while.

Upon entering you will be able to appreciate its stalactite formations that surround the entire vault, a hole in one side filters the sunlight illuminating the crystalline turquoise blue water in which hundreds of fish live, due to the shallowness it is very safe to swim , snorkel or just refresh your feet. It also has wooden stairs that will take you to its refreshing waters, artificial lighting in the cavern.

Restaurante Cenote San Ignacio en Chochola Yucatán

This place not only offers you the cenote, but also a restaurant with typical food of the region, prepared in a traditional way or buried and with handmade tortillas.

Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Free Wifi
  • Rest area with hammocks
  • Pool
  • Watering can
  • Lockers
  • Changing tables
  • Lounge chairs
  • Children's Play Area
  • Botanical Garden

Video of Cenote San Ignacio