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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.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“underground river” (1,587 reviews)
“sea trek” (438 reviews)
“horse show” (268 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
+52 998 883 3143
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Reviewed yesterday

Had an excellent day out but arrive early as queues get pretty long after 1030. Lots of things to do & snorkelling activity good fun with turtles always on show no doubt due regular feeding, but lazy River was not particularly well organised and occasional...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Totally amazing, somewhere like you've never been before, the rivers are outstanding and all of the animals looked like they were kept very well, the sea turtles were the best thing ever

Thank Emma W
Reviewed yesterday

This was a very memorable and unique place. First off- we arrived there super exhausted from lack of sleep. We slept on wooded slatted beach recliners and asked a worker to get towels for us for our heads or backs, she said to get them...More

Thank Cecilia C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Let me start by saying overrated and overpriced!! Not only is the entrance fee over the top,also any fun activity to do there is an extra charge and it’s not a cheap charge either. Their advertising doesn’t meet the expectations. We have been wanting to...More

Thank aliesem
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a fabulous idea for a theme park, the river swim is great. The show of Mayan history is extremely energetic and worth the wait to watch. One very important tips when buying tickets is wait till you get there. We bought tickets in...More

Thank Meredith C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a blast at this park! It was super easy to get around and at every turn there was some cool and new to see! We didn't know there were three paths of rivers and only did two but I would recommend checking them...More

Thank DeAnn S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Oh my word! This is the most amazing place. We body-floated down a river that is a cave and it was gorgeous. I want to come back already. The water was 72 degrees. Then the food that the ale carte restaurant served was amazing. All...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was very excited to visit this park after reading the reviews and seeing the photos but was so disappointed. First of all we were not given a map or any explanation of how to get around the park they seemed to be bothered when...More

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mciau, Customer Service Team at Xcaret Eco Theme Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear visitor, Thank you for your visit. Thank you for visit Xcaret, we want to inform you that in your admission you have more than 40 attractions included like the underground rivers, the butterfly pavilion, the aviary, the aquarium, the scenic tower and the natural...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Waited for 30 minutes just to get a ticket. If you have a tall 4 year old, make sure you bring your child’s id. They gave us such difficult time.More

Thank Isabel C
mciau, Customer Service Team. at Xcaret Eco Theme Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear visitor, Thank you for your visit and your feedback, because we value your opinion. Regarding your comments, we think that in your case, the information about the restrictions and recommendations before your visit was not clear or completed. For that reason always suggest verify...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For those who might want something a little more authentic, check-out Your Private Tours. The park is grand, but it really is designed for the masses. Whatever suits your style - enjoy!

Thank Michael T
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Julia A
12 November 2017|
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Response from mciau | Property representative |
Hello, if you book the Tour Xcaret with transportation directly with Experiencias Xcaret. The regular drop off is arrange at the end of the evening show, which is between 9:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Nevertheless, if you book with us... More
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12 November 2017|
Response from mciau | Property representative |
Yes, you can visit the official website for the photo service of each park published at the website of Experiencias Xcaret or the day of your visit you can buy only the photos you want direct in the park.
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Scott J
12 November 2017|
Response from mciau | Property representative |
Dear visitor, Please, keep in mind that some dates of the high season the dinner at the evening show of Xcaret will be blocked, because the service is full. In this case, we recommend you call to our reservation department... More
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