Our tour departs from your
hotel in first class air-conditioned bus and tour guide. It will take
approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to get to Xel Ha.
The Xel Ha Park has created a Tour to offer you all the flora and fauna, water activities, exhibitions, and shows of the area. Our tour is from 9:30 am to 5:00pm pm and includes all the access following activities:
|Snorkel - Snorkel with your snorkeling equipment in the incredible blue, crystal and warm waters of the inlet of Xel-Há and enjoy of an unforgettable encounter with hundreds of tropical multicolored fish and fauna.|
A great activity to explore the inlet in kayak .
Activities in Xel Ha:
|Flight of Mo Extreme Adventure - In the depths of the Mayan jungle Xel-Ha offers an amazing experience for the adrenaline loving adventurer. Set in the Aventura Cenote surrounded by the most beautiful vegetation and glorious tropical sun we offer you the Flight of MO, the macaw guardian of the skies which according to Mayan legends had the duty of taking care of the trees.|
The Cliff of Courage
- Is one of the park’s most extreme activities, located next to the river’s
bridge it stands alone, a 5 meter
jump to the river below. The excitement
begins once the adventurer reaches the edge and stares into the sandy bottom
of the clear blue river; the river at this point has 4 meters in depth and
apt for diving.
|Children’s Play Ground - Age is not a factor in Xel-Ha. There is fun for everyone at the park. Children of all ages that visit us will find a safe place to run, play and have fun. This magnificent natural playground in paradise has many slides, swings, handrails and tires to keep children active and entertained at all times.|
|Xel- Ha River - Is fed by a labyrinth of tiny, underground fresh-water springs, and flows gently through the mangroves as it approaches the Bay of Caprices making possible the existence of a variety of aquatic species. To follow the course of the river either snorkeling or just drifting on an inner tube relaxing under the sun is an experience you can´t miss.|
- Have fun and taste your balance above the blue waters of Xel-Ha.
The Rope Crossing consists of walking between two ropes, separated by 5 feet from each other, hanging over the crystal clear waters of Xel-Ha. If you choose to take the challenge you will have to walk more than 54 yards without falling.
|Natual Atractions in Xel Ha:|
|Nursery - Rustic and built from the region´s raw materials, the Nursery has several projects intended for preservation of the natural reserve as well as programs in our educational forum intended to educate our visitors on the vast flora we protect in Xel-Ha.|
|Cenotes are truly one of Mexico´s most beautiful and exotic landscapes and are unique to the Riviera. The word Cenote comes from the word Dzonot which means water cavity. Cenotes were of great importance because not only were they sacred places but they were the only way of reaching fresh water in the jungle. There exists a whole variety of Cenotes ranging from pools of clear water to underwater caves and passages that contain the precious resource that is water.|
|Mayan Cave - The Mayan world was upside down. Heaven was below ground in an ´underworld´ of caves, guarded by fantastic beasts and gods. The religious beliefs of the ancient Mayas always represented a sort of cyclic duality which was explained to them by nature itself. Caves had a very significant importance in their culture because they were considered to be a portal of communication with their gods, a characteristic true of many ancient Mesoamerican cultures such as the Maya.|
|Grotto Ixchel - Goddess I of the codices, she is said to be Goddess of the Moon, Wife of the Sun and a High Deity of Reproduction. Ixchel was the greatest Mayan goddess, her numeric and symbolic ascendancy refers to a variety of sacred nuclei in terrestrial and celestial orders.|
|Grotto El Dorado - Five million years ago, the 84 hectares that encompass the park were below sea level. One-hundred and twenty-five million years ago, the Wisconsin Glacier ground the sea bed into the exotic and fascinating formations we see today, compressing the rock and limestone beds and creating the Inlet.|
|Floating Bridge - The 80 meter floating bridge is an opportunity to get face to face with nature and to relax in the calm breeze that enters from the sea. Our Floating Bridge at Xel-Ha is an engineering masterpiece and we are proud to say that no other water park has such a spectacular bridge.|
Mayan Wall - A remnant from the days as a
port of Xel-Ha, the
Archaeological Zone displays the products that made Mayan
commerce flow making the Mayan empire thrive and become one of Mexico´s cultural
The wall marked the limit for the port of Xel-Ha in ancient times and was constructed with the typical limestone used in Mayan architecture.
The Inlet - At Xel-Ha we wish to offer you
the comfort of experiencing the underwater adventure of the Inlet by renting
full snorkel equipment, including: mask, fins, safety jacket, and with the
rental of the snorkel equipment the park gives you a brand new snorkel, just for
The Inlet adventure is one for everyone to enjoy, even our less experienced swimmers which can float along the current with the protection of a safety jacket and a mask and snorkel that will reveal the true nature of Xel-Ha.
Scheduled pick ups (times vary depending on the number of hotels and the area in which they are located).
Arrival to Xel Ha. Here you will have a 15 minutes explanation of the location of the facilities by our tour guide, and then you will have free time on your own for the rest of the day.
The “all inclusive" package includes the park’s entrance fees, food and drinks at bar and restaurant of choice, the use of towels, lockers and snorkeling gear (with cash deposit).
Optional activities are not included: swimming with dolphins, snuba, snorkeling tour, open water diving.
Appointment on the bus and
Departure from the park to return to the hotels.
Arrival to your hotel (approximately)
Listed times are estimated and may vary depending on traffic, weather conditions.
Important Note:Children under 12 years old but taller than 55”, proof of age is required.
In Xel Ha is included the All Inclusive
• Pick up and drop off in your hotel
• Transportation in first class air-conditioned bus
• Certified tour guides
• Entrance fee to Xel Ha
• All your meals in any restaurant
• All your drinks (Alcoholic and non alcoholic)
• Ice creams
• Snorkel equipment (Fins, mask and snorkel tube)