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Holbox Island

VIP Holbox Experience

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Holbox Island, Mexico
About VIP Holbox Experience
VIP Holbox Experience offers the best tours and activities on Holbox island. We count with professional and highly trained team and the best boats of the island to guarantee a safe and extraordinary experience, in full respect of nature.
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Kayaking Tour Through the Mangroves in Isla Holbox

Discover parts of Isla Holbox that you might otherwise miss during a kayak tour of the island’s wildlife-rich mangroves. Calm and shallow waters ensure smooth paddling, making this trip ideal for travelers with little to no kayaking experience. With luck, spot exotic birds, crocodiles, and flamingos.
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3 hours
Likely To Sell Out
from $49.04

3 Island Tour / VIP on a private boat

Take a boat tour to Passion Island, Isla Pajaros and Yalahau Spring from Isla Holbox. On this guided excursion, view over 35 species of nesting birds on Isla Pajaros (Bird Island), including frigates and pelicans. Hear about the birds' migration patterns and breeding breeding behaviors from your bird-loving local guide. Continue to Passion Island to see the resident flamingos, then swim in the cenote (freshwater sinkhole) at Yalahau. Round-trip transportation from Isla Holbox hotels is included.
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150 to 210 minutes
from $196.16

Whale Shark and Snorkeling Adventure from Isla Holbox

Snorkel alongside docile whale sharks during this eco-adventure on Isla Holbox. With your local guides, board a boat and set off in search of these gentle giants, keeping a lookout for other species like giant manta rays and sea turtles as you cruise. Slip into the water in pairs with a knowledgeable guide and swim with the world's largest fish, which can grow up to 45 feet (14 meters) long. On the way back to shore, stop near Cabo Catoche to snorkel the 'cuevones' reef. Continue to Santa Paula to go swimming and enjoy freshly caught ceviche before returning to Holbox. Use of all equipment, breakfast and snacks are included.
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7 hours
from $130.77

Relaxing private boat tour to Cabo Catoche with fishing and snorkeling

Gain an alternative perspective of Quintana Roo’s coastline on a private boat tour to Cabo Catoche from Holbox. Take the opportunity to fish on board for insight into the region’s main industry, and enjoy plenty of time to snorkel and swim in the calm waters. Opt to sail with or without a guide to suit your needs, and keep energized with a seafood lunch included in the price.
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6 hours
Likely To Sell Out
from $490.39

Private Fishing Tour from Isla Holbox

Fish in the waters off Isla Holbox during this 4-hour private tour. With a local captain on board, you'll get an inside track on the best fishing spots and get as much or as little guidance as you like. Cast a line for fish like grouper, Blonde, Chac Chi, Mojarra and sea bass with only 3 other passengers, ensuring that you receive personalized attention and don't feel crowded. Back on land, bring your catch to a local restaurant and learn the best way to prepare it while snacking on fresh ceviche. Use of all fishing equipment is included.
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4 hours
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from $272.44
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Edy took us places that were beautiful and not crowded. We saw several other tours and it was clear that we had the best. He was also very interesting and nice to talk to. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: February 2020
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We took a tour with Alex and he was paddling through the mangroves with us. He was super friendly, knows the place super good and explained a lot about the different species. We saw flamingos, sting rays and crocodiles. We can definitely recommend this tour...More

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Date of experience: February 2020
Thank Helge R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 4th trip with Willy and his staff. Our fishing experience with Edy was absolutely outstanding! Edy is always very accommodating to our every need. Thank you for such a great time. Couldn't imagine any other tour group could outdo Willy and his...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank RaeJ-07
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a nice tour! We saw flamingos, mantas, stingrays, crocodile and a lot of birds! Our guide Alexander was the best!!!

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Date of experience: February 2020
Thank Karin E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

VIP Holbox was a wonderful guide service for our trip through the mangroves. Our guide Lalo, was the perfect guide for my wife and I who are avid bird watchers. We will request his services on our next trip which are already planning. Thank you...More

Date of experience: January 2020
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