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Private Customizable Sailing Tour in Cancun provided by Sailboat Cancun

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Private Customizable Sailing Tour in Cancun

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 09/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 09/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Set sail with your group aboard a 44-foot (13-meter) boat on this customizable private tour around the bay of Cancun and Isla Mujeres. Choose the start time and the duration of the tour, along with the itinerary and activities, including swimming, fishing, snorkeling, and shopping. Plus, learn some sailing basics from the captain.
You'll start at
V&V Marina
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  • Pass by Cancun
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    Isla Mujeres
    Stop: 3 hours -
    In a 8 hour tour, we include the descent to Isla Mujeres . There you can rent a golf cart and visit the Island see the views and the life style of the locals , or we can reserve you to have lunch in a very nice and select beach club where local people of Cancun goes . The sailboat will wait for you anchored .
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You'll end at
V&V Marina
Calle Vialidad Paseo Mujeres Manzana 1, Av Isla Mujeres, 77400 Cancún, Q.R., MexicoWe are located in doc 69 name of the boat is " Isela " .
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  • Customize the itinerary based on your group's interests and preferences
  • This tour is a good activity for both families and couples
  • Learn the basics of sailing from the captain
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off is available
What to Expect
Opt for hotel pickup or meet at the V&W Marina in Cancun and board a 44-feet (13-meter) sailboat for this private tour, which can be customized for you and your group. Itinerary options include heading out to sea to go deep-sea fishing (staff are on hand to cook up any fresh catches), swimming in more shallow waters, or visiting Isla Mujeres (a Mexican island in the Caribbean Sea known for its white-sand beaches), where you can rent a golf cart to cruise around in, shop, dine, and more. While at sea, learn the basics of sailing, such as how to change the position of the sails, from the captain. Plus, on longer tours or during afternoon departures, catch the Cancun sunset.
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Important Information
Departure Point
V&V Marina, Calle Vialidad Paseo Mujeres Manzana 1, Av Isla Mujeres, 77400 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico
4–8 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Private tour
  • Sailing boat
  • Professional crew
  • Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation is not included in the price . The transportation is optional .
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Taylor V wrote a review Jul 2020
Las Vegas, Nevada3 contributions1 helpful vote
We had a private tour booked at 2:30pm and after waiting for 10 minutes outside the hotel, we called the tour guide and they informed us our tour had been cancelled because they didn’t have any boats available. My boyfriend received the cancellation email 2 hours after the tour
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Date of experience: July 2020
RockawayBeachBroad wrote a review Jun 2020
Rockaway Park, New York31 contributions15 helpful votes
After moving here three months ago and not once seeing the ocean due to the virus, a day on the water with Eric and Sophia was just what we needed. It was great to relax, and enjoy the beautiful Caribbean. Chit chatting with them and hearing their stories was one of the best
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Andrea A wrote a review Mar 2020
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We had such a lovely sail with Eugenia and Luis. They were wonderful and very attentive to details. They made our cruise a very enjoyable and memorable experience. The food was delicious and fresh as well. I would highly recommend them and this sailing tour!
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Date of experience: February 2020
John K wrote a review Dec 2019
Miami, Florida2 contributions1 helpful vote
Had a wonderful time on this trip despite some early rain. Highly recommended. Captain Eric and “First Mate” Eugenia were wonderful hosts. Note that the boat does not sail to reef for snorkeling. Swing in ocean was great though.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from Sailboatcancun, Owner at Private Customizable Sailing Tour in Cancun
Responded 21 Jan 2020
John, Thank you very much for taking your time writing your experience. Unfortunately, only the small boats of Isla Mujeres have the permission of the Port Captaincy to go to the reef . They can approach to the reef very close so people can be safe ( sometime the reef can be ruff ) .We snorkel only around the boat, but we have the option to snorkel on the reef as we collaborate with a small boat and makes us clients a special price to take them to snorkel in the reef. This is something that we have to know in advance, to be able to schedule the snorkel on the reef activity . Next time if you will come to Cancun, it will be great to do the snorkel on the reef if that is something that you missed ( we have good price with the small boat and it will be great to take advantage of it) . Thank you very much for everything . Kind regards to all !
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AnetteMK wrote a review Dec 2019
Denver, Colorado7 contributions
Private pick up from hotel to dock. Breakfast was served before boarding the catamaran. The boat holds about 35 people. The stops included one for snorkeling and one for jumping off the boat and playing in the water next to the boat. Then we were taken to Isla de Mujeres. We had
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Date of experience: December 2019
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Sailboat Cancun
Family vacation
Good trip, good service. Staffs are very nice and helpful. They give very good recommendations. I love swimming
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Wonderful Sunset cruise
Eric and Eugenia were wonderful hosts for a Sunset cruise. We had booked a late cruise and they suggested we start
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What a great way to spend a day!
We had the most beautiful day sailing around Isla Mujeres. The crew was absolutely wonderful and Eugenia was so ple
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Sailboat Cancun
We had a wonderful time! We sailed around Isla Mujeres. The weather was great, but the first tropical storm of the
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Guy M
Snorkeling, SUP, and island tour
This worked very well for our family, our 10 and 15 year old got to snorkel in the ocean and see the underwater mus
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Brayden S
perfect for friends
sailboat cancun is a must for everyone, Eugenia and Eric are perfect hosts for the day, stopped off not far from is
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Paradise with Friends
This was our first time chartering a sailboat for the day. I found Eric and Eugenia on TripAdvisor and it sounded l
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Scott G
Wonderful Sunset Cruise!
Where to begin?  If we could give 50 stars we would. It was just my wife and I for our anniversary.  From the momen
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Jane T
Great day out
Fantastic trip, kids loved the snorkelling and we all enjoyed the boat. The staff were very attentive, fun and prov
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Beautiful day
Eugenia & Eric are sweet and attentive. We booked a private sailing tour to Isla Mujeres with our children. The kid
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Captain Eric and crew (Charlie) were amazing! We had a great time, great food and a lovely sailboat. Would highly
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Ana V
I loved the boat ride! Amazing and enthusiastic crew members, crystal water and the opportunity to see wild dolphin
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Beautiful Open Seas
How can you not enjoy the open seas! Sailing was great. The day was beautiful. We didn't get to spend a lot of ti
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Sandra A
Perfect family outing!
Eric (captain), Gustavo (assistant) and Eugenia were fantastic! It was the perfect outing for both adults and child
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Nickel T
Sailboat Adventure
My husband, Travis, and I were looking for a sailboat adventure when we visited Cancun for his birthday. Eugenia an
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–8 hours
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, Spanish
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