11 Fun Activities that you didn’t know you could do in Xel-Há

Fun experiences that you can live in the Hidden Wonder

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Xel-Há is a natural paradise where in addition to swimming in its crystal clear waters or resting in the shade of its palm trees you can also do entertaining activities that very few people know. They are the extraordinary activities, they are 11 and have an additional cost of your admission. You can reserve some of them in advance and others directly at the park. Discover what they are and choose the one you like the most!

1.- Snuba Caleta

Immerse yourself and explore the crystalline waters of Xel-Há. Snuba Caleta is an activity in which an oxygen tube is placed, but unlike traditional diving, you don’t carry the tank with you, since the oxygen tank goes on a raft. This gives you great freedom of movement so that you only worry will be enjoying flora and fauna.

 

Details

  • Schedule: 10:00 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Maximum depth: 3 meters.
  • Duration: 1 hour (20 minutes of welcome, instructions, and practice; 40 minutes in the water).
  • Minimum age: 8 years (essential to know how to swim).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

2.- Snuba Cenote

In this activity, you can dive into the depth of one of our cenotes without the need to carry an oxygen tank. As in Snuba Caleta, you will have a raft that will transport oxygen on the surface giving you excellent freedom of movement.

 

 

Details

  • Schedule: 10:00 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Maximum depth: 7 meters.
  • Duration: 1 hour (20 minutes of welcome, instructions, and practice; 40 minutes in the water).
  • Minimum age: 12 years (essential to know how to swim).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

3.- Sea Trek

Sea Trek is the activity that will allow you to immerse yourself in the Xel-Há Inlet and walk along. Sea Trek consists of a helmet that will enable you to breathe comfortably while enjoying the underwater scenery. During this activity, you will see Stingrays, colorful fish and if you are lucky, you will see sea turtles.

 

 

Details

  • Schedule: from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (every half an hour).
  • Maximum depth: 5 meters.
  • Duration: 30 min (5 min introduction and 25 min underwater walk).
  • 8 years of age and more than 4.6 ft height (essential to try the helmet on).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

4.- Sea Trek Discover

This is an ideal activity for the whole family and especially for the little ones. Just like Sea Trek, it consists of an underwater walk using a helmet that will allow you to breathe comfortably and enjoy the marine life.

Details

  • Schedule: from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (every half an hour).
  • Maximum depth: 5 meters.
  • Duration: 30 min (5 min introduction and 25 min underwater walk).
  • 8 years of age and more than 4.6 ft height (essential to try the helmet on).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

Are you looking for other family adventure activities, then you will be interested in reading: 5 Family-Friendly Parks With Water Slides.

5.- Fish therapy

Let yourself be pampered with a view of paradise. Fish Therapy is an alternative therapy for cleaning and regenerating the skin. While you sit and watch the beautiful inlet let small fish do their work and leave your skin as new.

 

 

Details

  • Schedule: 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (every half hour).
  • Duration: 15 minutes.
  • Minimum age required: 4 years.

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

6.- Zip Bike

Dare to take a walk through the jungle in a very peculiar way. With Zip Bike you can fly over the jungle on a bicycle that is also a zip line. During the 30 minutes of travel, you will pass through several cenotes, observe the fauna and flora of the region and some fossils.

 

 

Details

  • Hours: from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (every 30 minutes).
  • Duration: 30 min.
  • Minimum age: 8 years
  • Minimum height: 4.5 ft
  • Maximum height: 6.5 ft
  • Maximum weight: 264 pounds

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

7.- Adrenalina

Adrenalina is an activity that you can’t miss. It is a fascinating ride in a speedboat in which adventurers will enjoy the thrill of experiencing 360 ° turns and a speed of 90 km / h.

 

 

Details

  • Schedules: 11:00 a.m., 11:45 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
  • Duration: 30 minutes (5 for safety instructions and life vest preparation, 20 minutes of tour and 5 min farewell).
  • Maximum capacity: 35 people (seacraft capacity may vary depending on Park operation and weather conditions).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

8.- Manatee Encounter

Manatee Encounter is an educational-based activity where you can learn more about this beautiful species, and you can also interact, feed and swim with them. This activity can only be purchased directly at the park.

 

 

Details

  • Schedule: 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Duración: 40 min (20 min welcome and interaction on the platform and 20 snorkeling).
  • Minimum age: 5 to 10 years old (Children must be accompanied by an adult during the activity, both pay).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

9.- Stingray Encounter

It is an educational activity where you can interact with Stingrays that are entirely harmless and that live in complete freedom. For 30 minutes you will be in contact with them, and you will learn about their biology, anatomy, habitat and their friendly nature.

 

 

Details

  • Schedule: 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
  • Duration: 30 min (5 min welcome and 25 min explanation and interaction).
  • Maximum age: 4 years (Children between 4 and nine 10 old must be accompanied by an adult during the activity, both pay).

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

10.- Stingray Kids

Like the Stingray Encounter, Stingray Kids is an activity with particular educational base and is only for children, where they can have an approach and learn about this species in a dynamic and fun way.

Details

  • Schedule: 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
  • Duration: 30 min (5 min welcome and 25 min explanation and interaction).
  • Maximum age: 4 to 7 years. Only kids activity.

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

You want to know what other activities your little ones can do in Xel-Há, we invite you to read: Activities For Children In Xel-Há.

 

11.- Spa Xel-Há

Pamper yourself in paradise with some treatment from our Spa Xel-Há. Each of the massages provided integrates rituals of balance and relaxation inspired by ancient Mayan treatments, and you can experience the traditional or the more exotic like the chocolate treatment. This activity can only be purchased directly in the park.

 

Details

  • Hours: from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every hour. Hours may vary according to our visitor’s needs. Please check schedules the day of your visit.

 

11 Activities that you didn't know you could do in Xel-Há

 

Which of these activities in Xel-Há would you like to do on your next visit?

Guadalupe Dzul

Communicologist by profession, loves photography, rowing, wine, chocolate and spending time with family