Swim with Sharks in Cancun – Mexico

Enjoy the incredible experience of swimming with sharks

Swimming with nurse sharks may be imposing, but once know more about them, you fall in love. This species of shark is completely harmless, as it feeds on mollusks and some small marine species that come from the bottom of the sea.

This shark experience begins with you sitting on a shallow-depth platform where you can interact and watch them closely. At all times you will be accompanied by the trainers, who will tell you interesting facts about their behavior, food and importance in marine life. Then, it’s time to put on the snorkel gear and swim with sharks. Watch them in their natural environment, moving peacefully.

Live the unique experience of swimming with sharks in Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya during your next vacations!

Nurse sharks are a very docile, friendly and totally harmless species, it is one of the type of sharks for kids and adults to interact with. When you are looking where to swim with sharks in Cancun, remember that you can do it in Xcaret.

Duration: 45 min.

Hours: 11:15 a.m.; 12:35 p.m.; 1:55 p.m.; 3:15 p.m.; 4:35 p.m.

Minimum Age: from 8 years of age.

  • Performance by trainers.
  • Talk about sharks.
  • Shark interaction on platform.
  • Time to snorkel with sharks with the supervision of professional trainers.
  • Use of snorkel gear.



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Sharks Interactive Adventure


50% discountChildren from 5 to 11 years old. Children from 0 to 4 years old are free
*Only applies to Parks Admissions and Tours.