Chocolate, Tequila & Glass-Bottom Semi-Submersible
Local Sightseeing, All
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Approximately 4 Hours
Explore Cozumel's chocolate history, tequila industry and underwater world.
Visit the recently-opened Mayan Cacao Company for a sensory experience. This is your introduction to the raw cacao bean and the magnificent world of Mexican chocolate. Enjoy a delicious sample before you step inside a Mayan house to learn how these proud people used to live. You'll also see the botanic garden and hear about Mayan customs and traditions.
Continue with a scenic drive to downtown Cozumel. Visit a tequileria to find out how the humble agave cactus is processed to create one of the world's favorite liquors. A tequila tasting introduces you to the subtleties.
At a nearby pier, board a glass-bottom semi-submersible boat and take a seat four feet below the waterline. Your window neatly frames the Caribbean underwater world of beautiful coral formations, a reef, and amazing crystalline water.
Lunch is available for purchase; lockers and towels and are available for rent (approximate prices: towels $2; lockers $3; draft beer $2; Mexican lunch buffet $10). Minimum age is 12 years. Minimum age to drink alcohol is 21 years. Aquatic activities are at your own expense. Do not drink alcohol before entering the water. Swim and snorkel at your own risk.