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Xcaret Eco Theme Park

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Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 998 883 3143
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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 visitors from all over the world can enjoy the splendor of Mexico’s biodiversity and cultural heritage. Attractions: Underground Rivers, Beach, lagoon & pools, Tropical Jungle Trail, Rotating Scenic Tower.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“underground river” (1,570 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went with friends and was not expecting much, but was pleasantly surprised! Well laid out, easily accessible ( sore foot- scooter day) snorkelling- and the evening show was really exciting and professional. Worth the Money ($100+) and the Cenote river on site was really...More

Thank Canuckaway
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Full disclosure we did get a discount of $200.00 by going to time share presentation. But even At full price worth the visit. Get there early, so much to see & do the dolphin swim if they offer 50% discount which did for us ....More

1  Thank eisenberg
Reviewed yesterday

This is definitely one of the best parks I have ever been to!!!. Yes it's expensive but if you want to experience the Mayan culture and get a better understanding of the history of Mexico, then this is the way to do it. The park...More

Thank Ronald Q
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent 8 hours here, show was amazing, grounds beautiful some.very good history, turtle conservation. 3 mo before we come down turtles hatched down in plya. They brought the turtles here. They will keep them until they are about 2 and set them free back into...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed next door at the Occidental Xcaret and had unlimited passes, thank goodness! We covered all of it, I think, but there is just too much to see to do it all in one or two days. We could walk back to our resort...More

Thank Oldervisitor
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recommend this! Tidy, organized, beautiful things to see and do. The underground river was fabulous and we loved the butterfly house.

Thank Therese R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful park, wonderful way to spend a long day. One day is not enough to see everything so decide ahead of time what you want to do. We went to the aviary, butterfly pavilion, underground river swim (definitely don't miss!), River boat ride, snorkeling, and...More

Thank Kristan L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a wonderful time, but struggled to endure cold weather. We missed some of the water attractions because it was to cold. I strongly recommend visiting in Summer Months. The park is very clean and personnel very helpful, the buffet food is just ok....More

Thank othonmt
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I booked Xcaret through TUI at our local travel agent. It was over £100 each for me and my partner. This included entry, transport to and from the park and lunch. I knew that certain activities would be extra but I wasn’t prepared for just...More

Thank WilmaLou1984
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was a nice day. A lot of walking just to get to a nice beach! That’s the only reason we were there. The snorkel inlet had too many people in it for a relaxing snorkel experience.

Thank brico1787
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18 January 2018|
Response from MARIA ISABEL R | Property representative |
Dear visitor Thank you for contacting us, we would like to confirm that once you arrive at the park our tour guide will assign a slot and bus number, he/she will also confirm the drop off time. In Xcaret we have... More
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18 January 2018|
Response from G C | Reviewed this property |
There is a beach that has a lagoon and I believe that is free but many extra activities ie dolphins are an extra charge.