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Isla Holbox Discovery provided by Ocean Tours

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Isla Holbox Discovery

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 27/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 27/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Puerto de Chiquilá
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Holbox Island
    Stop: 3 hours
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  • 3
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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Important Information
  • Continental breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Holbox Island
  • Entry/Admission - PUERTO HOLBOX
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • The Natural Marine Reserve Fee 13 USD per person is payable upon pick-up in cash
  • Entry/Admission - Puerto de Chiquilá
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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weekenderox wrote a review Jan 2020
Banbury, United Kingdom12 contributions12 helpful votes
We went to holbox island with ocean tours as part of our honeymoon. My wife had heard great reviews of this excursion so we booked it on our first day through our excursion company within our hotel We were staying at Bahia principe Sian kaan,we were collected at 5.45am and
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Thomas G wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
The activity was ok. The concept of the activity was not as good as expected. The isla Holbox was very dirty and a paradise at all. I spoke to some locals that told me visiting in spring is better as it is more like paradise and like on the photgraphs you get to see when
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Date of experience: November 2019
Steve Robertson wrote a review Oct 2019
3 contributions
From start to finish this was one of the best tours we have been on, the wildlife, the island and the guides were brilliant. Idyllic beaches with white sand and crystal clear water, Holbox is a hidden gem. Special thanks to Alex, Angel and Natali for keeping us informed, fed,
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Date of experience: October 2019
Roy B wrote a review Sep 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
had a super day at holbox, under the guidance of Oli a German guide. everywhere arrived nicely on time and everything was well taken care of. ( ß )
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Date of experience: September 2019
Julia V V wrote a review Aug 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom2 contributions6 helpful votes
Booked this trip through Thomas Cook at my hotel (Grand Bahia Tulum) and I’m so glad we did. We were picked up at 5.45 by our brilliant guide for the day, Cristina and driven to Holbox. On the way Cristina talked to our group about the towns we went through which made the trip
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Date of experience: August 2019
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About the operator

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Great excursion! Highly recommended.
We are so glad we booked this excursion on our trip to MX. This is an all day excursion. They picked us up in a sma
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Best Value For Your Money
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My older son adores turtles so we had to go to Akumal. Were really bummed out you cannot see them at the hotel beac
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The best!
Our guide Joaquin made this the best trip! He was attentive, knowledgeable, and made sure we had a blast! Would def
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Karen K
Great way to see Tulum
This was a great full day tour. We took the van that picked us up from our hotel. They provided waters and a smal
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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