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Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret

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Solidaridad, Mexico
About Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
Xel-Ha Natural wonder awaits you! Xel-Ha is simply unique! Xel-Ha is one of the world's most beautiful, natural aquariums. And it's all inclusive too!!! Swim and snorkel surrounded by rainbow colored fish who have made the river and inlet their home, take long walks in the middle of the jungle, ride a bike, take the train or just relax while enjoying the lazy river! All these activities are included too!
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55 reviews
Don’t risk missing out on one of Playa del Carmen’s top attractions; instead, secure entry to Xel-Ha theme park in advance and enjoy an action-packed day of caving, snorkeling, swimming in cenotes, exploring jungle trails, ziplining, and more. So many activities mean there’s likely something to suit all visitors. Plus, benefit from all-inclusive use of park facilities, an unlimited buffet, and open bar.
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from $99.99
27 reviews
Submerge yourself in the refreshing waters of Xel-Há and snorkel in a crystal clear lagoon during an all-inclusive full-day trip from Playa del Carmen. Explore the iridescent waters of a natural inlet for diverse marine life; discover secret caves and secluded beaches; and float down a river in a tube for a truly relaxing ride.  When huger strikes, feast upon delicious local specialities at authentic Mayan restaurants, sampling fresh seafood and traditional Mexican fare. Convenient round-trip transportation from your Playa del Carmen hotel is included in the tour.
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from $119.99
70 reviews
Explore Xel-Ha Park, the Riviera Maya's stunning natural aquarium, on this all-day trip from Cancun. Relax on Xel Ha's hidden beach, swim in cenotes and lagoons, go snorkeling, and spelunk in caves. Watch out for wildlife like angelfish and iguanas. Xel-Ha is all-inclusive, so enjoy Mayan cuisine, seafood and burgers with your admission. This tour is family-friendly and includes round-trip transportation to Xel-Ha from Cancun.
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from $129.99
6 reviews
Visit the natural wonder of Xel-Ha, an aquatic theme park located on the Yucatan's Caribbean coast. With round-trip transport from Cancun and the Riviera Maya provided, you have all day to spend at this open-sea aquarium. Your admission ticket includes breakfast, a buffet lunch and a domestic open bar as well as towel, locker and snorkeling gear.
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from $159.00
57 reviews
Tick off some of the Yucatan’s top experiences with a combo package that can be tailored to suit your interests. Ideal for travelers on a budget, this bundle lets you choose between the following four options—Chichen Itza, Xcaret, Xelha, and Xplor—at a discounted rate. Plus, you have the flexibility to take your chosen two tours within 15 days of one another.
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from $207.98
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had previously visited Xel ha with my husband 20 years ago and thought it would be a fun place to being my teenagers. We had a great day. All the facalities we clean and the all inclusive food was great. The lazy river was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank EmmaClare2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Me and my boyfriend went for the day and honestly had such a fun day. Yes it might seem expensive but for everything you get worth every penny. We booked through our Thomas Cook rep in the hotel and pick up was at half 7,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank rbennett1993
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our second visit to Xel Ha, albeit the last time was way back in 2004. Overall we had a lovely time. The kids especially enjoyed snorkelling, the lazy river and jumping from the ziplines. I don't like water and swimming (so why go...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TheTolsons
Reviewed 1 week ago

My uncle visited the park a couple of years ago and absolutely loved his experience however I felt ours was OVER PRICED. I also want to say the we visited x-plor last year and it was WAY better value for money!! I want to underline,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ailie_miller97
Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly, not sure if my boyfriend and I are debbie downers but we were not impressed. I will start by saying we paid $125 canadian each with our exchange rate plus 20$ US each way for taxi so it ended up being an expensive trip....More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank anastasiatee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Xal-Ha in August 2019 as a group of 17 adults all aged 23-65. Myself and my husband had visited Xal-Ha previously in 2016 and absolutely loved it so decided to return with all of our family. The park itself is stunning you can...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank HollieL3105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was such a fun experience! There are so many water activities to choose from and a lot of fun in the sun. I would definitely do this excursion for a full day. Food is included in the price you pay so you don’t have...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank julieeeann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our trip to Xel-Ha. The grounds are beautiful and you can do as much as you want or as little as you want. You're left to explore on your own. We took the trolley up to the top of the river and glided...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mcabral-12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are ever in Cancun this place has to be the top of your list! The place, food and things to do there are second to none! There is something for everyone there. They was they have integrated the activities into the landscape is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Shaun C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Xel-Ha on Monday, August 26, paying all in for the full dolphin experience. Well overall, it was good! We thoroughly loved the dolphins and enjoyed most of the rest of the park. But we had an extremely negative experience when trying to buy...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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September 12, 2019|
Response from travelledsofarcerys | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was plenty in the main car park. We arrived as the park opened but left early and there were still spaces available. Just follow the signs.
August 29, 2019|
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Response from Amanda O | Reviewed this property |
The first time I went to Xel-Ha was in October. I wouldn't book it until you're in Mexico. October can be rainy. So get a good feel for the warmer days and then book. The water is a bit colder because it's the rive system... More