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Xcaret Eco Theme Park

#3 of 121 things to do in Playa del Carmen Features Animals
Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Federal Highway, Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 998 883 3143
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US$129.00*
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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” (1,507 reviews)
“sea trek” (490 reviews)
“horse show” (261 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Federal Highway, Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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+52 998 883 3143
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unbelievable place. Plus Admission includes a lot of activities and a lunch buffet. But be prepared to spend money. Extra like swimming with dolphins, jet boat or underwater sea trek are extra. The sea trek and dolphins are awesome. We were asked to get free...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The whole experience was outstanding ! There is so much to do and all of it was beautiful. There was lots of wildlife and all the animals seemed to have plenty of room and be happy which made the experience even nicer. The underground rivers...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Second visit to Xcaret and it was not so good, overpriced as always and actually sad to see animals by themselves in their little areas as we went to see the pumas and there was only one lonely puma, same with the tapir. Swimming with...More

Thank MaryLOVESRivieraMaya
adelangel2017, Customer Service at Xcaret Eco Theme Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear visitor, Thank you so much for sharing your comments. Please allow me to inform you that Xcaret has more than 40 attractions that are already included in the entrance. We have aquatic activities, flora and fauna, cultural and various shows. To mention a few,...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this park lots to do for all ages. It was attached to our resort and could visit any time. The adreline was awsone! The river was fun I tried the one with more caves. It was worth the money.

Thank dkjmeyer
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The best hotel we recommend it to all friends and family, there make you feel happy relax the beach is beautiful is paradise .

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were so looking forward to coming to Xcaret after an amazing experience at Xplor but unfortunately it failed to live up to expectations. Unless you can afford to shell out on the very expensive optional activities you're fairly limited in what you can do...More

Thank Erin B
adelangel2017, Customer Service at Xcaret Eco Theme Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear visitor, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We would like to share that Xcaret has more than 40 attractions that are already included in the entrance. We have aquatic activities, flora and fauna, cultural and various shows. The...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had fond memories of this place from our honeymoon 17 years ago, so we were excited to return with our 2 sons. As with many things going back is not always the best idea. I feel that the park has grown...More

Thank Neal K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There was only thing I wanted to do while in Xcaret - swim the underground river. Done! What was also fascinating was to see different aspects of Mexican culture today and going back to Mayan times. Had a blast! Didn't get to do everything so...More

Thank KCFoodLover
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a fab day out. We weren't sure whether to choose xel-ha, xplore or xcaraet, and cost dictated us only choosing one. It's a huge place and could have really spent two days there. In fact we were glad we didn't book additional activities there...More

Thank dendenz1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved this place, Chill our relax or have an Adventure its all there. Great for the Kids as well as Adults Can be expensive for food Drinks etc Try and take a packed lunch Overall This is waht Parks should be about Family Fun time...More

Thank BrizSmokieTown
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Michelle F
9 August 2017|
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Response from MaryLOVESRivieraMaya | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I stayed there but a pass? Do you mean like a free pass from the resort? They do sell all kinds of packages but a pass or a good discount ONLY if you go to their "timeshare/presentation" otherwise just pay $99 admission... More
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Simone M
8 August 2017|
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Response from rnmisrahi |
Try doing as search on Delphinus to find their this website. You should have the username and password on the bottom of your receipt.
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rajedouglas
7 August 2017|
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Response from Esther W | Reviewed this property |
I booked with the travel club group I'm in when I got to the resort; however I believe you may get a better deal on discounts from your home.
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