Xcaret Eco Theme Park
Km 31 Riviera Maya
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Xcaret Ecological Park is located only 45 minutes from Cancun
Mexico and 5 minutes from Playa del Carmen in the Riviera Maya along the main
highway road from Cancun to Tulum.
Park Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Winter) and 10:00 p.m. (Summer)
Some highlights include:
- Snorkeling Tours
- Snuba Tours
- Swim with Dolphins
- Turtle Farm
- Butterfly Pavilion
- Deer Shelter
- Jaguar Island
- Mushroon Farm
- Mayan Village
- Archaeological Vestiges
How to Get There
Distance from Cancun: 31 km (~19 miles)
Hotel Pick Up: Reserve ahead online and pick
your hotel from the Xcaret On-line Reservations System hotel list. If your hotel
doesn’t appear on the list, you need to put down Xcaret Information Center
and the pick up point will be the Xcaret Information Center in Cancun. The Xcaret
Information Center is located on Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 9.5 in the Cancun Hotel
Zone right next to the Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Hotel, in front of
Plaza Caracol shopping center. Daily departures at 9:45 a.m.
Take a Taxi: The travel time from the Cancun
hotel zone to Xcaretis about 45 minutes. Just tell the driver "Xcaret".
Always ask the driver "how much?" before getting into the cab. For
the best going rates, ask your hotel concierge for the current taxi rates.
Rent a Car: The travel time from Cancun to Xcaret
is about 45 minutes. From the hotel zone, follow the highway to Tulum. Soon
after Playa Del Carmen, you will see a road sign for Xcaret. See car
Take a Bus.
Buses leave the Xcaret Bus Terminal in Cancun
Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 8.5, Hotel Zone.
Daily departures at 9:45 a.m.
Phone Number.: (998) 883-3143 or 883-3144