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El Hijo Prodigo

Cirque du Soleil JOYA

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JOYÀ by Cirque du Soleil combines culinary and performing arts in an intimate theater setting to engage the audience's five senses. Drawing on Mexico's history and heritage, JOYÀ tells the story of an alchemist and his granddaughter embarking on a...more
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Hours Today: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Suggested Duration:2-3 hours
Calle Carretera Federal Cancun Km. 48, El Hijo Prodigo 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent show. A lot going on at once. All seats are good so no need to sit up front like we did. The short ribs were excellent as was the dessert.

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank hartylawdh
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the most amazing dining experience I have ever had. From the moment we arrived and had drinks at the bar the service was impeccable and entertaining. The venue was beautiful and we attended the later show so it was magical with the waterfalls...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank RoseWehnau
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked this a week before our departure date to mexico as a wedding anniversary gift. We were so excited as we had booked for the meal and champagne too. We received the confirmation and the money had come out of my bank account. As...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank Bromages
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are several food and seating options offered to attend this show. We chose to dine before we came. We wish that we had eaten at the restaurant on site (called Nektar), different from the "food options" offered with your show ticket. The menu looked...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank karenronhoge
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This Cirque experience was fabulous. I highly recommend the dinner experience. I was sceptical about the food being worth the price but it was fantastic. The show was magical, as all the Cirque de Soleil shows I have seen have been. We bought a package...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank Cheri S
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I went to the show and we drove ourselves there from Cancun. It was a little farther south than I had remembered it being, but an easy drive. We skipped the valet line and self parked as it was a very short...More

Date of experience: January 2020
1  Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were visiting Cancun for 4 nights, and chose to leave the beach at 4:45 p for a bus ride to Riviera Maya to see Cirque du SoleilR Joya. I must admit when 3:30 rolled around-time to leave our beach chairs to...More

Date of experience: January 2020
1  Thank Sharishoe
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the Joya show with the appetizer and champagne option. The appetizers were very fancy, but most of our party did not care for them. The show itself had a few really interesting acts, but most of the show was typical Cirque acts. The...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank tabjaxx
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2nd row seats for this show and loved every minute of it. The presentation of all of the dinner courses was beyond amazing....the food was delicious amd the service was awesome. We enjoyed the show so much...A+++

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank MrsRI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are the guests who come to Vidanta every year. We saw the show a couple of years ago (the original show).My wife wanted to go again as an excursion this year. We asked MULTIPLE staff members if the show was different from the original...More

Date of experience: January 2020
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Jackie C
January 28, 2020|
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Response from TravelFriend200 |
Yes - there is a bar after the tickets sales/will call area but before you get into the theater. I'm not sure if they serve food or not, but the drinks were quite good.
December 19, 2019|
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Response from JoyaAssistance | Property representative |
Hi! The VIP Experience start at 8:55 pm, we suggest you arrive here at 8:30 pm - 8:40 pm to get your tickets.
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November 17, 2019|
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Response from sschhhh | Reviewed this property |
We did not see anyone wearing shorts at all. Got the idea it was Dress Smart Casual or best gear.
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