Xcaret Park

This eco-archeological park has it all — Mayan ruins, Yucatán flora and fauna, artisans, and dance shows to boot.

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Xcaret Park: Plus Full-Day Admission with Night Show & Lunch

1. Xcaret Park: Plus Full-Day Admission with Night Show & Lunch

Enjoy full-day admission to Xcaret Park, a paradise theme park on the Maya Riviera, where you can enjoy more than 40 activities and attractions. Your ticket includes access to all the facilities, including showers, dressing rooms, and snorkeling equipment for your convenience. Once inside the park, choose the activities that suit. Highlights include the Coral Reef Aquarium and Marine Turtles Area. Admire the manatees of the Manatee Lagoon, or be dazzled by colorful butterflies in the Butterfly Pavilion. See howler monkeys at Spider Monkey Island, or explore how mushrooms are cultivated at the Mushroom Farm. The Living Museum of Orchids displays Mexican orchids in all their glory. Wander a jungle trail to visit the Regional Wildlife Breeding Farm. Ascend the Rotating Scenic Tower for spectacular views, and watch cultural performances of Mayan and Mexican music and dance. You can even visit a Mayan Village! Colonial history is not neglected at the St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, while folk art is displayed at the Hacienda Henequenera. Watch the sky turn a rainbow of colors at the Stained-Glass Plaza, or discover a pre-Hispanic ball court to learn about the Maya sports events. Between October 30th and November 2nd, you'll be able to enjoy activities that are part of the Life and Death Festival.

Xcaret Park: Full-Day Ticket with Night Show

2. Xcaret Park: Full-Day Ticket with Night Show

Your full day admission to the Xcaret Park is your ticket to a wonderful paradise where you can enjoy more than 40 activities and attractions. During your visit to Xcaret be a special guest at an ancient Mayan ball game, and join the Xcaret Mexico Espectacular celebration! Access to Xcaret Park in the Riviera Maya from Cancun is from 08:30 to 21:30. Upon arrival plan your day of activities and attractions. Enjoy an unforgettable experience with free access to showers, dressing rooms, bags for belongings, life vests and parking. Xcaret at Night begins with colorful cultural performances and the Xcaret Mexico Espectacular celebration is at 19:00. Water activities include exploring the underground rivers, the Río del Paraíso journey, and lazing on the beach, inlet and natural pools. Explore the Coral Reef Aquarium, Marine Turtles Area, Manatee Lagoon, Bat Cave, Butterfly Pavilion, Deer Refuge, and Jaguar Island. See howler monkeys at Spider Monkey Island, and explore mushroom cultivation at the Mushroom Farm. Or visit the Living Museum of Orchids to discover Mayan orchids in full glory. Wander through the Tropical Jungle Trail, and visit the Regional Wildlife Breeding Farm. Take in the Rotating Scenic Tower for spectacular views. Experience cultural performances and see archaeological sites. Visit a Mayan Village. Discover colonial history at the St. Francis of Assisi Chapel and folk art at the Hacienda Henequenera. Watch the sky turn to a rainbow of colors at the Stained-Glass Plaza. And take nature and culture tours throughout the theme park on this 9-hour ticket.

From Cancun: Xcaret Park with Night Show and Transportation

3. From Cancun: Xcaret Park with Night Show and Transportation

The Xcaret Park Full-Day Tour is the best way to visit Xcaret Park with roundtrip transportation included and all the benefits of full-day entry. Enjoy a convenient pickup from your hotel and head straight to Xcaret, the top family theme park in Mexico. Your Xcaret tour includes: Roundtrip transportation in a bus with air conditioning and tour conductor. Access to Xcaret eco park from 8:30 to 21:30. Upon your arrival plan your day with more than 40 activities and attractions. Enjoy an unforgettable experience with free access to showers, dressing rooms, bags for belongings during the underground river journey, and life vests. Xcaret at Night begins with colorful cultural performances, aMayan Ball Game, and the Xcaret Mexico Espectacular celebration at 19:00. Water Activities: Underground River journey, Río del Paraíso journey, Beach, Inlet, and Natural Pools. Exhibitions: Coral Reef Aquarium, Marine Turtles Area, Manatee Lagoon, Bat Cave, Butterfly Pavilion, Deer Refuge, Jaguar Island, Spider Monkey Island, Mushroom Farm, Living Museum of Orchids, Tapir's Territory, Tropical Jungle Trail, Regional Wildlife Breeding Farm and Rotating Scenic Tower.Culture & Performances: Archaeological sites, House of Whispers, Mayan Village, St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Hacienda Henequenera, Stained-glass Plaza, Nature and Culture tours, Papantla Flying Men, Pre-Hispanic Ball Game, and Fiesta Charra.

Cancun & Riviera Maya: Xcaret Plus with Buffet & Transport

4. Cancun & Riviera Maya: Xcaret Plus with Buffet & Transport

Visit a natural park that cradles the best of the traditions and cultures of Mexico. With this special tour package, enjoy a food buffet and take a round trip tour to Xcaret Park, the most popular attraction in Cancun and the Maya Riviera region. There's fun for the whole family at a paradise that combines the natural beauty and cultural wealth of the region. Experience more than 40 different exciting activities, from the Underground River Journey to exploring the coral reef aquarium. Try visiting an authentic Mayan Village or remnants of the Spanish colonial past at the St. Francis of Assisi Chapel. Or meander down to the water to row past Spider Monkey Island, or simply kick back, put your feet up, and relax on the beach.

Cancun & Riviera Maya: Xcaret & Xplor Parks with Transport

5. Cancun & Riviera Maya: Xcaret & Xplor Parks with Transport

Savor the thrill of Cancun’s wet and wild side with a combo ticket that includes access to Xcaret nature park. Here, you can discover wildlife, swim in underground rivers and learn about Mayan culture. At Xplor, enjoy all-inclusive access to the adventure park and its adrenaline-pumping activities. Get round-trip transport from your hotel to the two thrilling adventure parks by luxury coach. At Xcaret you can access more than 40 spectacular attractions, which include cultural performances, visiting a coral reef aquarium and learning about Cancun's historic culture in a recreated Mayan village.  Enjoy all-inclusive access to Xplor amusement park and its four adventure activities in the heart of the Riviera Maya. Choose from multiple zipline courses, driving an amphibious vehicle through jungle roads, rafting into incredible caverns and caves, swimming under stalactites and more. There is something for all the family with light refreshments included.

Xcaret, Xel-Ha, Xplor, Xichén, & More: 2-Day Combo

6. Xcaret, Xel-Ha, Xplor, Xichén, & More: 2-Day Combo

Save time and money with this all-inclusive 2-day combo experience. Choose between combos including Xcaret, Xel-Há, Xplor, Xenses, Xoximilco, and Xichén tours. Make your trip more convenient with round-trip transportation and a 15-day validation period from your first tour redemption. Xcaret TourSpend a day celebrating the natural beauty and rich culture of Mexico at the Xcaret Park. Swim or snorkel in the pristine waters of Xcaret’s underground rivers, stroll through the Tropical Jungle Trail, and watch cultural shows such as the ritual of the voladores (flyers). Use complimentary snorkel equipment (subject to a refundable $25 deposit) and enjoy other facilities including access to the beaches, bays, natural pools, lounge chairs, hammocks, and rest areas. Savor a buffet lunch, including one beer and unlimited beverages (soft drinks, flavored waters, and coffee). Xel-Há TourAt Xel-Ha Park, visit inlets, lagoons, sinkholes, caves, and more. Discover a snorkeling paradise with a dazzling inlet and fun activities. In addition to your transfer by luxury bus and entrance fees to the park, get access to life jackets, inner tubes, snorkeling equipment, and bikes to explore the park by land or on water. See colorful fish and other marine species in the sinkholes, learn more about the flora that thrive in the region at the nursery, and much more. Sip on unlimited drinks at an open bar and try Mexican and international cuisine. Xplor TourGear up for an action-packed day at the Xplor theme park where you can try the biggest zip lines in Riviera Maya and enjoy a lavish buffet. Take part in two zipline circuits, adventure through an underground river, and ride through verdant jungles. Head to the top of the jungle and zoom down one of the tallest zipline courses in Latin America, spanning 14 different lines. XensesAwaken your senses at the Xenses amusement park, where down is sometimes up. Enter an unusual world in which you are going to see, hear, smell, taste, and feel in a different way than what you have always known as true. Xoximilco TourJump onboard a Trajinera boat for a floating fiesta. Experience an original Mexican party at Xoximilco with traditional dishes while you cruise along the canals of Tour Xoximilco. Live the Mexican culture, customs, music, food, and games on this joyful evening. Dance along to authentic Mexican music such as mariachi, marimba, jarocho, and bolero. Xichén TourDiscover the best of the Mayan culture at Xichén. Visit the colonial town of Valladolid and Chichén Itzá, one of the most popular archaeological sites in Mexico. Walk among the Chichén Itzá’s Temple of a Thousand Warriors, see the jaguar throne inside the pyramid of El Castillo (the castle), and much more. Taste a variety of local specialties, visit the Church of San Gervasio, and explore the historic monuments at Valladolid. Stop at the Mayan Santuario Tsukán Cenote, renowned for its natural beauty. 

From Cancun: Combo Tour of Xcaret and Xel-Há

7. From Cancun: Combo Tour of Xcaret and Xel-Há

Explore two incredible waterparks on a fun-fuelled day that will thrill the whole family. Swim and snorkel in crystal clear underground rivers at Xcaret, and discover idyllic beaches and natural pools. Dazzle your senses as you visit the Butterfly Pavilion, marvel at the colorful sealife at the Coral Reef Aquarium, and savor the sights and sounds in the Aviary. Let the little ones loose at Children's World, and enjoy a wide variety of other entertainment, from Papantla Flying Men to Pre-Hispanic Dances. Enjoy unlimited snorkeling at Xel-Ha inlet, and float on tubes down a river. Admire panoramic views from the scenic lighthouse, as you ascend to 131 feet. Lose yourself at the World of Adventure, as you ride on zip-lines, leap from 5-meter jumps, and take part in a range of rope games.

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What people are saying about Xcaret Park

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 170 reviews

A magnificent park with many different universes A very well organized pick-up and return to the hotel A superb night show Bring a bottle of water or water bottle, possibility to fill it up anywhere in the park Paid activities to be scheduled preferably in advance so as not to don't queue when you arrive

First time in Cancun Mexico, Xcaret park is Super, Beautiful. No problems when I arrived at the park to redeem the voucher at the customer service facility. This is my third time that I use Get your guide and is wonderful they take care them customers.. I recommend…

Absolutely to be recommended with the night show! Everything went well and the bus was very comfortable. You don't need an ID card/passport as stated in the description. Towel, spare clothes and bathing shoes/flip flops recommended.

A lovely park-lots to do! We loved swimming in the natural rivers and the show was fantastic. The Mexican buffet restaurant was delicious and a great way to sample all the Mexican cuisine.

Well organised and smooth operation in getting us there and getting us home