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Xcaret 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.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“underground river” (1,619 reviews)
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“horse show” (295 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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+52 998 883 3143
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"underground river"
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"sea trek"
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"horse show"
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"mayan village"
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Reviewed today via mobile

WOW! What an amazing place to go! Another must have experience while in Cancun! If you like to have some "in the nature" moments, thats the place to go! Between diving within 6 meters under the open ocean, to swimming along the river, it has...More

Thank Leandro L
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Reviewed yesterday

So we are a family of three adults, one senior and two kids around 10. Overall very good experience. We did not stay for the show but have much fun during the day. So the review does not cover any show. I will say to...More

1  Thank LesleyYang
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Paid $70+ for photo packages, bot couldn’t download the photos, no one answered the phone, and emails? Only automatic reply. DON’T buy the photo package!!!

Thank Christine X
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I spent our time here for a day and it was beyond amazing so much to do! The animals the sites the beach the FOOD! Nothing bad to say at all! Highly recommend! I would even consider staying at their new resort!...More

Thank Vanessa E
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Reviewed yesterday

we had great time there. Family of 4 (kids 3 and 6). Amazing grounds-we have never been to such a eco park. Show at the end of the night was spectacular-please do not miss it!

Thank Giedre R
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited yesterday 18/4/18 and it was a brilliant day! We booked via a tour operator near our hotel and got a good deal inc travel! We arrived around 10.30 am and left at around 7pm we were shattered it’s a very active day in...More

Thank katie_swizz
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was so hot walking around the park. I walked abut 8 miles. There are no water fountains and you have to buy water. The bird display was great. lots of neat looking birds. The butterfly display was very informative. the Jaguar was very hot...More

1  Thank rlross
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Xcaret as we were staying at newly opened Hotel Xcaret. The park is like a resort itself. Everything included. Food was better than at the hotel, perhaps as this had already been established. Drinks were plentiful. Lots to do. Felt like we walked...More

Thank RayzeR-CDN
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the Xcaret Plus for 4 people through our travel rep at our hotel. He described the park as amazing and compared their nightly show with Cirque du Soleil. We paid $135 per person, it included round trip transportation from our hotel, a buffet...More

1  Thank Bob H
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here for the day on April 16th while staying in Cancun. We booked online before we arrived but we could have booked through the hotel on arrival. We were picked up at 7:20am on time, the rep even came in to great us in...More

1  Thank Michael W
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ZoZo-RB
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Scott J | Reviewed this property |
You don’t have to hardly swim. Water is about 5 feet deep or so. There are plenty of places to get out if you wish. There are plenty of public toilets around the whole park as well.
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shazab19
April 16, 2018|
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Response from Smiths1718 | Reviewed this property |
We had them and were glad of them but not absolutely necessary. You can have fins in the rivers if you wish, or just go barefoot. There are lockers where you can house your dry stuff. They will also transport your dry... More
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