10 Incredible Natural Swimming Pools In The World

1. Ik Kil Cenote, Yucatan, Mexico

Ik Kil cenote is probably the most amazing natural pool in the Americas. It is an amazing rounded, swimming hole with crystal clear blue water. The Ik Kil cenote is located within the Eco-Archaeological Park in the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico.


The Ik Kil cenote has a great importance in the Mayan civilization. Centuries ago, they have been used this cenote for relaxation and ritual services. Today, it is one of most popular natural pools around the world. The popular Chichen Itza archeological site is also very close to the Ik Kil cenote.

The Ik kil cenote was formed by the collapsing of a cave. This 60 meters wide cenote has a depth of 35 meters. The water of Ik Kil cenote is 56 meters below the ground level. There is a ladder carved into the limestone wall of the cenote to access the pool.

Undoubtedly, Ik Kil cenote is a great place for swimming and diving. The cool, clear water of this cenote offers you a much relaxing experience.