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A fun ride through Xcaret’s sky

ParaXute is the activity that takes you to live an exciting parasailing adventure in Playa del Carmen. Fly over the Caribbean Sea at height of up to 600 ft (200 m) and enjoy the landscapes of the Riviera Maya.

  • ParaXute flight at height of 600 ft (200 m) over the Caribbean Sea (depending on weather conditions).
  • Jet ski ride to the activity’s starting point.
  • Safety instructions.
  • Individual harness during the experience.
  • Departures: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (every 30 min) depending on the weather conditions. You must choose your schedule upon arrival at the park.
  • Duration: 30 min (8-12 min parasailing).
  • Minimum age required: 10 years or a minimum height of 4.6 ft (1.40 m).
  • The boat has a maximum capacity of 4 people per schedule.
  • The activity can be performed individually or in tandem.
  • For children over 8 years of age.
  • Children 15 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Ages 16 and 17: their guardian must sign a Responsibility Letter authorizing them to perform the activity alone.
  • A liability waiver must be signed by all passengers.
  • Activity not recommended for pregnant women and those who suffer from heart, ear or back problems; asthma, epilepsy, hypertension, and diabetes; or visitors in wheelchairs, with crutches, or with a fear of heights.
  • Bring nothing that could fall from your person.
  • Your purchase is valid for one year and has a Bad Weather Guarantee (only applies 24 hours in advance).
  • Reservations that are cancelled more than two days in advance of the date of visit are subject to a 10% administration fee. Reservations cancelled in 2 days or less before the visit date, or in case of a no-show, are not refundable.