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Local Quickies

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“captain quickie”(281 reviews)
“signature tour”(130 reviews)
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With over 30 years of local experience, we are qualified to show you the Riviera Maya like nobody else can. Your local Quickie will take you to places that are hidden gems off the beaten tourist track and fill you with knowledge and fun that only a...more
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 February 2014

You all know I am pretty fussy about luxury and comfort and safety... We were given a sweet driver and also a guide all to ourselves... We had the opportunity to meet the famous and renowned Captain Quickie himself!! A lovely person with great tales...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

The Rumble in the Jungle was an incredible experience. However, that positive review is for Selva Maya, who actually operates the tour. The company "Local Quickies" just picks you up from your resort, drops you off at Selva Maya, and brings you home. The driver...More

5  Thank jstoth
Cuitlahuac R, Owner at Local Quickies, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2015

Hola jstoth, I would like to start by thanking you for not just allowing us the privilege of showing you part of the Riviera Maya during your recent visit, but, for taking the time for sharing your personal experience on TripAdvisor. Please allow my to...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

This excursion is top dollar,but the amazing storytelling and knowledge of the coolest guy ever is more than worth it.I’m back again in September.Will book him in a heartbeat.

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our Signature Tour. Our guide was great, friendly and interacted with our group while providing information on the areas we visited. The cenotes was impressive as well as the catamaran trip. This was not over crowded as another trip we were on...More

Thank Kathleen A
Reviewed 9 May 2018

A group of four of us joined Quickie and Gil (and 4 other clients) in January 2017 for a full day of adventures including snorkeling with sea turtles, swimming in an open air cenote, authentic mexican lunch at a local restaurant, and an afternoon sail...More

3  Thank jmillican
Cuitlahuac R, Owner at Local Quickies, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hola jmillican, Captain Quickie here. Would like to start with thanking you for the priviledge of sharing the Riviera Maya with you and for the amazing review. I am sure that my love for my job is obvious. That day was epic, I remember it...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018

Just to be clear I am reviewing the company and not a tour as I never got to go! We were booked for the signature tour but they had an issue with a permit. They contacted me the night before and said it was cancelled...More

Thank LondonNancy
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We took the zip line, cenote, and catamaran trip with Captain Quickie and it was great. Quickie was fun and full of information and his love for the area is contagious. The zip lines were fun and beautiful and it was very interesting learning about...More

Thank wenigo
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We booked the private tour Elite Plus trip. It was a pricy trip for our family of 4, however, we got a full day (9 am to 5 pm) which started with hiking the ruins at Tulum, then canoeing and zip lining, swimming in 4...More

Thank mommy2girlz2
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed snorkeling at Akumal, the uncrowded cenote, the catamaran sail, plus going for tacos to a local place that we would never find on our own!. Captain Quickie shows great respect for the environment, marine life,local peoples/cultures and the safety of his guests....More

Thank LindaK48331
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Heard about Local Quickies from a co-worker and decided to book our snorkel tour with them and so glad we did Quickie takes great pride in his work and you could tell. His goal was to give us a great experience and you did it...More

Thank foxs2017
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Booked this day trip on my husband's birthday last year - best birthday ever!! We booked the signature excursion & were picked up from our hotel. We ended up being the only ones who showed up in our group so it turned into a private...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is the best tour we have every been on. Beautiful Cenotes. Excellent lunch. Very relaxing sailing along the coast. Captain Quickie is very knowledgeable and helpful. This tour was the highlight of our PDC vacation. Do yourself a big favor and take this tour.

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Krauss3303
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Captain Quickie here, Rain in not necessarily reason for cancelation. This is the Caribbean and we have tropical weather which means high tempuratures. Sometimes a bit of rain is a blessing. Now, if their is a cold front... More
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