Excursion to Xel-Ha Park


Panoramic view of Xel-Ha Park

Located in the Riviera Maya, the all-inclusive Xel-Ha park is one of the most sought-after recreational attractions, as it is known for being one of the best natural aquariums. Xel-Ha park It is part of the Xcaret group of parks, so you may want to check out some of their packages to Xcaret.

Visiting the Xel-Ha ecological park

Since 1995, it has been one of the largest natural areas in Mexico, providing fun to those who visit it. The meaning of Xel-Ha is ”where the waters are born”, this is because there are several subway rivers that finally end up in the natural creek that finally flows into the Caribbean Sea.

Just 13 kilometers from Xel-Ha are the Mayan ruins of Tulum, a good opportunity to include this tourist destination in your plans.

Xel-Ha Activities

In Xel Ha you can, among many other things, snorkel, zip-line, climb, learn about the fauna and flora, and have a great time with your family and friends.

Zip line in Xel-HaIf you want to snorkel in the park itself will give you the necessary equipment of fins, snorkel and mask for you to dive without problems. You can also jump into the river by yourself or with a companion on an inflatable tire.

For zip lining and climbing you have the sites Piedra del Valor, Salpichanga and Trepachanga. Climb the Stone of Courage on a five-meter high wall, slide down a zip line in Salpichanga or walk without fear and keeping your balance in Trepachanga.


Xel-Ha schedules and tickets

The park is open from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (please note that it is closed on Mondays). The different entrances to the park are listed below:

  • Xel-Ha all inclusive
  • Xel-Ha all inclusive
  • Xel-Ha Tulum Tour
  • Tour Xel-Ha Cobá

Xel-Ha all inclusive

This ticket includes snorkeling, visit to the lighthouse viewpoint to take pictures and then go down the slide, food and drinks all included, visit the cenotes and caves…and much more!Snorkeling in Xel-Ha Parks!

Xel-Ha all inclusive

With the price of this ticket you can choose, in addition to what is already included in the basic ticket, one of the most fun and amazing activities offered by the park: diving to learn about the marine fauna thanks to the snuba cove and the sea trek or a great boat trip.

Tour Xel-Ha Tulum

You can have fun with all the activities included in the basic entrance ticket to Xel-Ha and you will also visit the archaeological site of Tulum, with an expert guide who will teach you the history of the place.

Xel-Ha Coba Tour

This type of ticket includes admission to the park and all its attractions. You will also have access and a complete guide to the Nohoch Mul pyramid and a bicycle tour of the archaeological site.

Packages and lodging offers

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