Playa del Carmen

3 zoos and aquariums to visit in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen offers many leisure options. Enjoy a perfect vacation with your family, your couple or friends with this awesome activity that, if you are a lover of nature and interacting with animals… you will definitely love:

Xel Ha.

If you travel with kids and they love the water, this is the best option. There is a natural aquarium where you can practice snorkeling and find a huge amount of fishes swimming around you. Don’t be afraid, the water is calm, great for beginners that try to snorkel. Also, you can enjoy a glass bottom boat if you prefer. There is a kids park on the site, with a treehouse and a splash pad for the little ones. The buffet offers many options of delicious dishes that will delight every member of the family, and here’s a tip: kids under 5 years old are free.

Xcaret Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Playa del Carmen

Crococun.

Discover monkeys, crocodiles, lizards, birds, deer and coatis in their own natural habitat. Take a picture with a baby crocodile and a enjoy the adventure in the middle of the Mayan jungle. Kids under 5 years old are free and there is an extra charge if you want to feed the animals. It is a fun and exciting experience that you will never forget!

Crococun Playa del Carmen
Crococun Playa del Carmen

Playacar Aviary Xaman-Ha.

This is a small aviary inside of Playacar complex. Here you can find tropical birds indigenous of this area, like flamingos, parrots, pelicans, toucans and many others. Kids under 12 years old have free entrance. Spend a funny and educational day in Playa del Carmen.

Playacar Aviary Xaman-Ha
Playacar Aviary Xaman-Ha