Aquariums in Cancun

Interactive AquariumAt the Interactive Aquarium Cancun you are guaranteed a spectacular day out. You can swim with dolphins and even meet sharks face to face in total safety. You can also visit the exotic underwater kingdom of the Coral Reef Aquarium in Xcaret …


Located in the heart of the hotel zone in the La Isla Shopping Center where you can enjoy a breathtaking, hands-on encounter with the marine world. Swim with the dolphins, view huge sharks, and touch manta rays and sea turtles. It’s the most inexpensive tour in Cancun. A must tour for the whole family.

Swim with the Dolphins in the heart of Cancun’s hotel zone. In the new interactive dolphin water arena, complete with spectator area for friends and family, you will enjoy the unforgettable experience of touching and playing games with one of natures most intelligent animals, - the dolphin.

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In the Interactive Aquarium you will see fascinating exhibits of marine life from the tidal pools to the deep ocean. You will get to see rarities such as seahorses, barracudas, tiger and bull sharks. Children can touch creatures of the sea in this fascinating addition to Cancun in the heart of the hotel zone in the Isla Shopping Center. Don’t miss this adventure.

One of the few places in the world where you can see a Tiger Shark, one of the most dangerous sharks in the sea, is in the Shark Tank at the Interactive Aquarium. Also you will encounter two 8 foot Bull Sharks, known to be man-eaters, and various other types of sharks. One of the most unique sites in all of Cancun.

Interactive Aquarium
Daily 09:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Admission Adult $13.00 USD
Children (3-10 years), $9.00 USD
Children (under 3 years), FREE


If there is any magic in our planet you will definitely find it in the exotic underwater kingdom of the Coral Reef Aquarium.
The Coral Reef Aquarium at Xcaret makes it possible for all to admire treasures that had once been the sole privilege of divers to see.

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Admire, touch and learn in this unique aquarium, one of a kind in all of America. The Xcaret Aquarium is one of the only aquariums in the world where you will have the opportunity to experience at close range the delicate biodiversity of the multicolored underwater gardens of the Mexican Caribbean.

Explore the fascinating reef in Caribbean waters surrounded by a rainbow of hundreds of colorful fish, hard and soft coral, anemones, sponges, star fish and crustaceans among many others.

Our exhibits show you the different ecosystems in these magnificent coral reefs at different depths.

Interactive exhibits will allow you to put your fingers to the test and touch some of these wonderful species.