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Xcaret Park

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Open Now: 8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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Xcaret (pronounced eesh - carette )is a must-see destination while visiting Cancun and Riviera Maya, situated only 37 miles from Cancun International. Xcaret," Mexico ’s sacred paradise" was opened in December 1990 as an eco-archeological park where...more
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Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 998 883 3143
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Reviewed today via mobile

The place represents the ecological system. you learn a lot from the Mexican culture. The park is very fun and safe. You can not miss the show of the night, it is the most important thing to see and learn.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ebatistapr
Reviewed today

Great park to enjoy with the family, we want to go back and enjoy the nice nature. Super experience , great services , the only thing that we think they need to adjust is that everything its separate , food .... for a whole family...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank maria o
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great park! Is like a natural version of Disney. It has a lot of fun activities to do included in the admission, the photo package is really good, but I think the should either include more activities in the admisión ticket or...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Juni0r99
Reviewed yesterday

The park is beautiful and the majority of attractions are great. The Xcaret spectacular was an amazing show, and the other shows put on throughout the day were fantastic to watch. I found the Mexican people so welcoming and willing to share their culture. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank csholi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Xcaret and had access to all parks including this one. Xcaret was our least favorite park but we are a family with teenagers. I think this park is better for the younger kids. Our favorite was the river swim. Now that...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank cpmurphyboy
Reviewed 2 days ago

Xcaret is so fantastic, there is so much to do and see that a day there flies by. Going through the under ground "rivers" does require time and energy. Thank goodness they installed ropes to help pull one along.The water is too deep for people...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Queenvic4740
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

By far one of the most amazing water parks I’ve been to, with so many options to chose from all the activities they have from under water caves, swimming with fish, dolphins, to the beach, sauna experience with the Chazmal to the dinning option from...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Evelyn G
Reviewed 2 days ago

this was my fav thing in Mexico. I loved the rivers, the birds, the snorkeling and the show was the best i have ever seen!!!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank joiful22
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I absolutely loved my time here. Treated myself to the massage which was under a waterfall. It was magical! Thank you Veronica. I am blown away by how affordable the extra Excursions are! You pay double that for some of the same stuff in the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Saffatravelgnome
Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed a great day here, but, very crowded. Must book extras right away as they fill up fast. Overall, a good time

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bruce C
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March 19, 2019|
Response from ksu-ny | Reviewed this property |
Ziplines are in the neighboring park - Xplor. Not sure of age limits there.
March 17, 2019|
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Response from ParqueX1 | Property representative |
Dear Visitor, Based on your question we inform you that for Xcaret park, we have two return times to the hotels. The first one is at 04:30 p.m. and the second one is at 09:30 p.m. once the night show ends. Anyway if you... More
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March 14, 2019|
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Response from ksu-ny | Reviewed this property |
There is a straight black path to the end of the river, but if walkers take it, they woukd arrive too early. I usually took kids through other paths - blue, then part of green, then part of red to hammocks area, or portion... More