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Cha"an Ka"an Planetario

Av. Claudio Canto, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 857 0867
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Enthusiastic astronomer makes planetarium extra special

We have been visiting Cozumel for 20 years but just this year discovered that there is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
keh151251
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Stillwater, Minnesota
Something educational to do!!

I am a long time resident ( 30+ yrs) of Cozumel and only very recently had time to go the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
czmkathy
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czm mx
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“cruise ship” (3 reviews)
“telescope” (4 reviews)
“observatory” (4 reviews)
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Av. Claudio Canto, Cozumel, Mexico
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+52 987 857 0867
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting Cozumel for 20 years but just this year discovered that there is a planetarium on Cozumel. We looked up their website to find out their hours and events and decided to visit on the day they had a film in English....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a long time resident ( 30+ yrs) of Cozumel and only very recently had time to go the Planetarium. I went on a Saturday evening so I could peek through the telescope and see the sky beyond.... I was impressed with the staff...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

We are permanent resident of Mexico and when we went to see the Dome show one week, we were charged the 50 pesos each as posted on flyer. The show itself was not spectacular but adequate. The following week we went a second time to...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

Cha"an Ka"an (CK) Planetario is a hidden gem on the island of Cozumel. It's located just a few blocks east from the main cruise ship port. We made a impromptu stop and received an incredible one on one tour from a passionate knowledgeable staffer. CK...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2017

We were really looking forward to visiting this planetarium, but there really wasn't much of anything to see. I'm sure that at night this place would be great to visit and view their telescope, but during the day there were a couple of exhibits and...More

1  Thank H9756LYjohnt
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

We spent an amazing two hours Saturday enjoying the sights and insights into the night sky all for 40 pesos. Our guide, Antonio is very knowledgeable and passionate about astronomy. He also tied in the Mayan beliefs about the solar system. He speaks very good...More

1  Thank Lorraine J
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Reviewed January 25, 2017

This is a really interesting place. We were told that this is the only planetarium of this type in Mexico! The building appears to be recently built, and perhaps newly opened. When we walked up, it was almost empty, with two gentlemen sitting inside and...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

Please treat yourself to a quiet and relaxing visit to this lovely attraction overlooked by most tourists. Get away from the maddening crowd and see the softer side of Cozumel.

1  Thank Blc2017
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

We arrived on a cruise ship and we were looking for something to do away from the port area. This was an easy walk, and an enjoyable hour or so. A guide explained many things about Mayan civilization and the Mayan's relationship with the cosmos....More

3  Thank NVPeg
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Reviewed March 15, 2016

Every week they offer conferences, movies and other activities for kids, adults and families. Very accesible prices and convenient schedules.

1  Thank Isauro C
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Denise J
September 19, 2016|
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Response from PlanetarioCZM | Property representative |
hi there, it all depends on taxi availability if you don't have a car, but you could easily arrive around 9:00 and finish by 9:45, since the features are only from th-sat, I highly recommend you stopping by either on Friday... More
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