Little natural treasure
A favorite for locals of the area, it is a small spot with crystalline waters. Acapulquito is excellent for a refreshing afternoon in the purest sense, bathing in the transparent waters and enjoying a lovely meal in a small restaurant that offers delicious seafood at very accesible prices.
How to arrive
By car: In order to arrive at Acapulquito on the Rio Hondo Riviera you must leave Chetumal by the 186 highway going Chetumal-Villahermosa. Upon arriving at the bridges intersection take the Escarcega/Campeche exit and follow it for about 25 km until arriving at Ucum. From Ucum take a left at the fork in the road for about 15 km until arriving at Sacxan, then follow it for 1.5 km after passing the town and you will find the entrance to the water park on your left hand side.
By Public transportation: Behind the Museum of Mayan Culture in Chetumal, in front of the ADO bus station there are vans that go to Alvaro Obregon or the Union. This last town is located at the end of Rio Hondo Riviera, which is why it is an ideal mode of transportation. The cost is approximately $40.00 MXN per person. Dont forget to ask the driver about your stop before boarding. Departures throughout the day begin at 5 am and end at around 8 pm.