Cruises to Cozumel, Mexico

Hop on board one of MSC's Caribbean Cruises to Cozumel, Mexico. Cozumel is Mexico's largest island, located just 12 miles off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Find the perfect Caribbean Cruise to Cozumel Mexico with MSC Cruises.

Cozumel: White sand beaches on the beautiful of the Caribbean ocean


Cozumel is Mexico's largest island, located just 12 miles off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula.

Measuring just 28 miles long by 10 miles wide, Cozumel is renowned across the world for its dazzling white sand beaches and the clarity of the Caribbean ocean in which it lies. If you choose to leave your luxury MSC cruise ship in Cozumel harbor for the day, you won’t be disappointed with the excursions on offer.

We have an extensive selection of day trip packages day trip packages that include the best deals on all local attractions. If you can’t get enough of water sports, then leave the ship and join us on one of our snorkeling excursions. Even beginners are catered for, and all equipment is provided.

Take this opportunity to try your hand at this fantastic past-time and slip into another world beneath the warm waters, one characterized by vivid color and discovery. Whether in a rugged off-road jeep or a special clear-bottomed kayak, treat yourself to new experiences on this part of your Caribbean cruise vacation.

Cruise passengers that prefer dry land can tour the magnificent Mayan ruins in the walled city of Tulum. Finally for a dose of pure fun, join our ATV (all-terrain vehicle) jungle adventure.

Families won’t want to miss a trip to X-Caret, Cancun’s largest natural adventure park. With an aquarium, gardens, butterfly pavilion, monkey park, deer shelter, turtles and much more, this stop makes for a tremendous day out, one that your kids will remember long after the cruise holiday is over.

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 COZ09 - Fury Catamaran (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Drink included  A sun-kissed slice of paradise on the island of Cozumel in the Mexican Caribbean is just what the doctor ordered to let go of the stress that everyday life tends to breed. A catamaran featuring stair-access to the sea, freshwater showers, a spacious shaded lounge area, a capacious sun deck, a bar and two toilets will take you to the first of your tour activities: snorkelling in the warm water of the crystal-clear Caribbean Sea. You’ll then set sail along the beautiful Cozumel coastline to reach a private beach – one of the finest on the Yucatán Peninsula – to enjoy the many attractions of Fury’s Aquapark, including paddle surf boards, kayaks, a water trampoline, water mats and the amazing Platinum Aqua Glide slide (weather permitting). But the beach is equally ideal for simply relaxing in a beach chair or lounging in a hammock under a shady coconut tree. The classic party tunes played during your return sail are sure to put you in a dancing mood before get back to your ship at the end of your outing.

Price per person $56.00 Adults $50.00 Children

   


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 COZ12 - Clear Kayak & Beach Snorkel Combo (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: Strenuous - Active excursions recommended only for guests in good physical health  Drink included  Discover the beauty of the Caribbean from a totally new perspective while you skim over the coral reef in a clear-bottomed 2-person kayak – a completely dry, yet still wholly immersive experience – and also have a chance to go snorkelling and spend some quality time at the beach. You will set off on your kayak tour at the Uvas Beach Club and paddle through the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean, all the while being able to observe the wildlife below thanks the kayak’s transparent keel. An amazing underwater world of colourful tropical fish and fascinating coral reef formations will unfold right before your eyes. The next leg of the tour will then give you an opportunity to put on your snorkelling gear and take a closer look at the fascinating world and its many colourful inhabitants under the sea. All that activity can only mean one thing: time for a rest. On returning to the gorgeous beach and its facilities, you can simply relax and work on your tan, go for a swim or cool off under a shady umbrella. 2 drinks and a selection of fresh fruit will be served free of charge, but those with a bigger appetite could order food from the restaurant at additional cost. In the end, you can choose either to return to the ship when the transportation departs, or stay on for longer and use taxi vouchers (issued on request) for your return trip a little later.Please note: the tour is not suitable for pregnant women, guests using a wheelchair or with pre-existing heart, respiratory, back/neck problems. For reasons of safety, guests suffering from asthma, heart problems, diabetes, epilepsy or taking prescription medications such as anti-depressants, beta blockers, lithium and vasoconstrictors are requested to refrain from snorkelling. Please ensure your sunscreen is fully biodegradable as normal sunscreen is prohibited from use due to the damage it causes to the reef. Guests must be at least 6 years of age to take part in the tour, at least 8 years of age to snorkel and at least 18 years of age to drink alcohol. The kayak is limited to a max. weight for both passengers of 425 lbs.

Price per person $69.00 Adults $62.00 Children

   


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 COZ16 - Xcaret Eco Park (Full day) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Experience Xcaret – the most exciting and largest Eco Park in Latin America! This eco-archaeological park offers many exhilarating activities in a tropical jungle setting on the Caribbean Sea. It is pure fun and enjoyment in a natural setting. As you get off the ferry in Playa Del Carmen, your guide will take you to your transportation for a short ride to Xcaret. At the park, your guide will assist you on where to go, what there is to do, answer your questions and point you in the right direction. Then, you are on your own to explore and experience the park. Choose from the museum, a bird sanctuary, stables, botanical gardens, aquarium, restored Mayan ruins, a replicated Mayan village, beautiful beaches and natural pools. Even take a swim in an underground river with life vest included. Please note: transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes. The price of the tour includes use of a life vest for swimming in the river; if required, snorkel equipment can be hired at additional expense. Optional activities are available at additional costs. Swimwear, biodegradable sunscreen, a hat and change of clothes are recommended.

Price per person $109.00 Adults $98.00 Children

   


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 COZ21 - 3 Reef Snorkeling by Boat  (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Come on board for a Caribbean sightseeing & snorkel adventure and enjoy a leisurely day at sea. Sit back relax and enjoy getting to know this Caribbean island paradise. From your ship’s pier, you’ll cruise out into the turquoise waters en route to three distinct reef locations where you’ll have three varied shipside snorkel adventures. You’ll receive snorkel gear, life vests, and full instructions so even beginners can join in. Gear up and follow your PADI certified guide through the crystal clear waters and over colorful coral reef formations as you explore exotic fish and marine life and experience the mysterious underwater world. Tour includes one bottle of water. Snacks, soda and beer (after snorkeling) are available for purchase on the boat. Notes: Minimum age to participate is 8 years old. Minimum age to drink alcohol is 18 years old. Only biodegradable sunscreen is allowed to be used due to reef damage caused by normal sunscreen. Due to the active nature of the tour, women who are pregnant are not allowed to participate nor are guests in wheelchairs or with physical disabilities who would have difficulty climbing a ladder in and out of the water, or with cardiac or respiratory conditions such as asthma or with back/neck injuries, diabetes or epilepsy or those under medications such as anti-depressants, lithium, beta blockers and base vein constrictors.

Price per person $55.00 Adults $50.00 Children

   


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 COZ22 - Dolphin Swim & Ride (3 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Start your “Once in a life time experience” in the most beautiful dolphinarium in the World! Located in the heart of Cozumel’s shopping area, it is the only place in all the Caribbean where you can swim with dolphins in the safety of still ocean coves. Experience the excitement of riding on a dolphin belly in our unique “Dolphin Swim & Ride” program. Your adventure begins with a short taxi ride to Dolphinaris. Before entering the water you will enjoy a Dolphin behavioral presentation where you will be introduced to some of the extraordinary dolphins’ behavior. The first part of the program is conducted on a waist deep water submerged platform. You will then proceed into the deeper water of our natural ocean coves to swim and touch the dolphin in its own environment where then, you will come face to face with a dolphin as you grasp the dolphin’s fins and the dolphin pulls you across the surface of the water on a Belly Ride. You will also have the opportunity to get a kiss, pectoral fin shake and caress the dolphins. Following this, you will be able to use your mask to see how this beautiful animal swims and glides through the crystal waters of Dolphinaris. Notes: All children must be accompanied by an adult and must be 4ft tall. All participants must know how to swim. Only biodegradable sunscreen is allowed. Camera and videos are not allowed in the dolphin area, but guests can take pictures from the restaurant and bar area. This tour is not recommended for wheelchair bound guests, or guests with back/neck injuries and pregnant women.

Price per person $130.00 Adults $117.00 Children

   


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 COZ23 - Tulum Mayan Ruins (Full day, incl. box lunch) - 2013/2014
Long route by bus  Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Shooting videos and/or taking pictures is not allowed or subject to fee  Snack included  Come experience the world famous, magnificent ruins of the walled city of Tulum…the only Mayan city built right on the crystal blue Caribbean Sea! After a short ferry ride to Playa Del Carmen, your guide will take you to an air-conditioned motor coach for a scenic and informative drive to Tulum. Once there, your guide will escort you through the ruins giving a complete narration along the way. See over 60 restored temples and some of the mysterious hieroglyphic writings still visible today. Visit the temple of the frescos famous for the detailed carved figures and original paints. And, perched on the edge of the Caribbean and rising high above all of the other ruins is “el Castillo” with its breathtaking view of the blue water below. A light box lunch is included. Notes: Transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes. Transfer by bus to Tulum is approximately 1 hour each way (with a 20 minute comfort stop on the way). Optional transfer by tram to the ruins from the parking lot at Tulum is at guests’ expense and risk. There is a government tax of US$5-8 on the use of video cameras in the ruins. No tripods and/or professional video cameras are allowed. Tour is not recommended for guests with mobility problems or wheelchair bound.

Price per person $89.00 Adults $80.00 Children

   


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 COZ26 - Dune Buggy & Snorkel at Punta Sur (5 hours) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: Strenuous - Active excursions recommended only for guests in good physical health  Possibility of swimming  Lunch or dinner included  Rev up your engines and get ready for a beautiful adventure as you drive a Dune Buggy convertible along a bumpy dirt road, through the pristine tropical environment of Punta Sur Ecological Park! Drive your buggy (4 guests per car) to the southern tip of Cozumel Island past the breathtaking blues of the Caribbean and the mysterious greens of a tropical jungle. We’ll stop along the way to spot crocodiles, visit a 1,200 year old Mayan Ruin and even climb a lighthouse for a spectacular bird’s eye view of the island from its look-out tower 133 steps up. At the end of the road lies a secluded stretch of white sand beach and a marine park perfect for a snorkel excursion. Your guide will lead you out of this world and into another as you discover the bright tropical fish and amazing array of sea life Cozumel has to offer. When the fins and mask come off, lie in the white sand, soak in the sun and enjoy the Mexican snacks provided. Another day, another adventure you won’t soon forget! When it’s all over you’ll drive back through the park and into town where you may either return with the tour to your ship or be let off in downtown Cozumel to do some shopping on your own. (Return taxi fare not included. Option available as time allows, depending on tour return time and the ship’s departure time). Notes: Minimum age to snorkel is 8 years old. Guests must be at least 21 years old and present a valid driving license. All cars have shift gears. Four (4) guests per car. This is an Alcohol Free Tour. Guests who do not want to snorkel can remain on the beach and enjoy free time. Only biodegradable sunscreen is allowed to be used due to reef damage caused by normal sunscreen. Due to the active nature and rough terrain of the tour, it is not suitable for pregnant women, guests with cardiac and respiratory problems, such as asthma, or with back/neck injuries, diabetes or epilepsy or those under medications such as anti-depressants, lithium, beta blockers and base vein constrictors, or guests with limited mobility or wheelchair bound.

Price per person $89.00 Adults $80.00 Children

   


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 COZ27 - Exploring Cozumel by Jeep & Snorkel (5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Lunch or dinner included  The best way to discover Cozumel - EXPLORE EVERYTHING! Take a journey all the way around the island in a Jeep Wrangler (4 guests per car) and discover the most beautiful, interesting and exciting aspects of Mexico’s largest island in this one of a kind Jeep Tour with Mayan Town Visit, Beach Break, Lunch and Snorkel Excursion. Drive your Jeep (4 guests per car) through the town of San Miguel and into the jungle interior where you’ll explore the island’s first Mayan settlement, the village of El Cedral. Unearth the fascinating history of Cozumel’s first Mayan inhabitants and the Spanish conquistadors who followed, as you visit the site of its first catholic church, built next to a 2,000 year old Mayan ruin. Feel the freedom of adventure as you journey along the eastern, undeveloped coast of the island, between the breathtaking blues of the Caribbean and the mysterious greens of the tropical jungle. Take a break and enjoy a Mexican lunch and free time for fun and games on the white sands of our private beach. When time’s up, hop back into your Jeep and complete your circle around the island. Now get in gear for a glimpse beneath the surface of the sea. Your tour includes an off shore beginner’s snorkel experience and an opportunity to discover the colourful tropical fish and delightful array of sea-life Cozumel has to offer. PADI certified guides will provide snorkeling gear, safety tips and instruction before leading you out to explore the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean. When your tour is complete, you may choose to return to the pier or be let off in the downtown shopping area and return to the ship by taxi at your own expense. (This option is available as time allows, depending on tour return time and your ship’s departure time.) Notes: Minimum age to snorkel is 8 years old. Guests must be at least 21 years old and present a valid driving license. All cars have shift gears. Four (4) guests per car. This is an Alcohol Free Tour. Only biodegradable sunscreen is allowed to be used due to reef damage caused by normal sunscreen. Due to the active nature and rough terrain of the tour, it is not suitable for pregnant women, guests with cardiac and respiratory problems, such as asthma, or with back/neck injuries, diabetes or epilepsy or those under medications such as anti-depressants, lithium, beta blockers and base vein constrictors, or guests with limited mobility or wheelchair bound.

Price per person $99.00 Adults $89.00 Children

   


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 COZ29 - Horseback Riding Adventure (4 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: Strenuous - Active excursions recommended only for guests in good physical health  Drink included  This is one of the horseback tours that you have been waiting for! You will be greeted on the pier by your bilingual guide and taken in air-conditioned transportation to the ranch and your awaiting horse. After a safety briefing and riding instructions, you will be matched up to your horse according to your riding experience; this tour is for all levels of riders – novice to expert. Your guide will lead you to an unforgettable experience where you will travel through land and time as you learn about the Mayans, one of the oldest and most mysterious civilizations, eternal legends of the Mayan culture, replicas of Mayan ruins and ancient idols will come to life as you go across into the tropical forest. Then you will return to the welcome station to enjoy complementary beverages before being transported back to the pier. Please note: all guests are required to sign a release form before participating on this tour. Min. Age to participate 12 years old & max. age to participate 65 years old (children between 12 and 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult). Height: min. 4 ft. / weight: max. 220 lbs.; pregnant women, and people with recent neck or back injuries, are not allowed to participate in this tour. All guests are required to wear closed-toe shoes.

Price per person $87.00 Adults $78.00 Children

   


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 COZ32 - Bottom Fishing Bonanza (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Snack included  Enjoy Cozumel Bottom Fishing, with your family and friends! This tour is perfect for the youngsters and young at heart. Let us show you some of the easiest methods for fishing in the beautiful warm waters of the Caribbean. Trust the Captain and Crew to find the best concentrations of fish. Relax and enjoy the Caribbean breeze, fishing the trip away. Your half day trip includes 46ft. specialized fishing vessel, rods, reels, bait, tackle, soda, beer, purified bottled water and fishing permits. After receiving the safety and proper bottom fishing instructions by your English speaking guide, you will begin your fishing adventure. You will be constantly served and assisted by the crew and guides on board. Tight lines and great fishing! Notes: Fishing is only available on a catch and release basis.

Price per person $76.00 Adults $68.00 Children

   


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 COZ34 - Tequila Seminar at Discover Mexico Park (2.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: easy - May involve a limited quantity of steps, uneven surfaces and/or periods of standing  Lunch or dinner included  Tasting included  Wheelchair and disabled friendly tour - Wheelchair guests must be accompanied by their own helper to get on/off the coach. Wheelchairs must be foldable as the coach is not provided with ramps or lifts. Once onboard, please contact Excursions Desk staff promptly so they can help make arrangements.  Turn yourself into a proper tequila connoisseur on a tour to the wonderful Discover Mexico Park, one of Cozumel’s premium attractions that also houses the Jose Cuervo® Tequila Facility. After the short drive to the park, you’ll be met by the Maestro Tequilero to begin your spirited seminar. Not only will you learn all about the origins, distillation process and different kinds of the famous fermented agave juice, but you’ll also have a chance to sample a variety of the very best tequilas along with a snack of handmade tortillas plus six authentic Mexican salsas. Your visit at the facility ends with a lesson in making a perfect Margarita, after which you’ll have time to stroll through the park. As a showcase dedicated to illustrating Mexican culture and history, the park provides a fascinating insight into this vibrant country. One of the park’s latest attractions is of the acrobatic kind: the gravity-defying performance of the ancient Mexican voladores ceremony. Performed by the hugely talented Papantla Flyers, the amazing show lends a whole new meaning to the term pole dancing. Your tequila-fuelled tour then draws to a relaxed close with your return drive to the ship. Please note: in accordance with local law, the minimum age to drink alcohol is 18 years old; this is also the minimum age to participate in the excursion. Wheelchair bound guests who wish to participate should inform the Excursions’ Office at least 48 hours beforehand.

Price per person $57.00 Adults $51.00 Children

   


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 COZ37 - San Gervasio Mayan Ruins & Beach Combo (4 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: easy - May involve a limited quantity of steps, uneven surfaces and/or periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Shooting videos and/or taking pictures is not allowed or subject to fee  Drink included  Discover Cozumel Island, explore Mayan ruins and enjoy a wonderful beach park full of activities…ruins and beach a perfect combination for your day!! You will be greeted at the pier by your guide and then board your air-conditioned motor coach for a short drive to the ruins of San Gervasio, the sanctuary of the goddess Ixchel the main Mayan entity in the island. Your guide will walk you through and explain all details about the millenary Mayan culture and the vestiges left here for you to admire. Then get back onboard for a scenic ride around the island, past stretches of empty white sand beaches, limestone formations and beautiful Caribbean water on your way to the beach club. Walk on the white sandy beach, relax in a lounge chair or hammock, join in a game of volleyball or swim in the beautiful Caribbean water. Notes: There is a government tax of US$5-8 on the use of video cameras in the ruins. No tripods and/or professional video cameras are allowed.

Price per person $62.00 Adults $56.00 Children

   


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 COZ42 - Atv and Beach Adventure (5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Limited seat  Snack included  After leaving the ship, the trip kicks off with a drive to the old Mayan town of El Cedral, the place from which your all-terrain vehicle tour will begin. You can then enjoy the beautiful views of the lush green forest before exploring a Mayan cave system, a sinkhole and a small Mayan ruin. All told, your off-road experience will take about 2 hours before you reach one of the island’s exclusive beaches. Feel free to stay at the beach for some rest and recuperation, or – weather permitting – take part in an optional 45-minute snorkelling trip that will let you meet and greet the fascinating underwater wildlife. Your exhilarating ATV tour comes to a close with your return to the port and your ship. Please note: guests must be at least 18 years of age, weigh no more than 320 lbs and must present a valid driving licence to take part in the tour. The tour is not suitable for pregnant women and guests suffering from pre-existing back/neck problems, heart conditions or epilepsy. Open-toed shoes must not be worn. You are recommended to wear swimwear and clothes that you don’t mind getting wet and/or dirty.

Price per person $79.00 Adults $71.00 Children

   


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 COZ43 - Xrails to Jade Caverns (4 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Limited seat  Enjoy an exciting new way to discover the heart of Cozumel’s jungle. These all Terrain Xrails are fully automatic, can seat up to 2 passengers and offer you the safest ride and bring out the fun and joy of the off road trails surrounded by lush jungle on your way to Jade Caverns system. At this Botanical Oasis you can encounter rare species such as Orchids, Vanilla and Palm trees before you are awed by the rich Stalactites formations decorating the entire Cavern. Dive into its fresh emerald waters and relax in this magical exotic place before you continue back on the Xrails for a 45min ride back to the starting point of the tour. Note: Minimum age is 16 years to drive. Driver must present a valid driver's license. Pregnant women and guests with back/neck injuries, heart conditions or epilepsy may not participate on this excursion. Closed-toe shoes are required. Bring cloths you can dirty and bathing suites.

Price per person $86.00 Adults $77.00 Children

   


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 COZ44 - Cozumel Golf (5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Limited seat  Cozumel hosts a Nicklaus design 18-hole championship golf course. The course totals 6,734 yards from the back tees, incorporating the natural habitats of the island. Built around Cozumel's native trees, red mangroves, and natural wet lands the Cozumel Country Club preserves ecologically sensitive areas. The fully stocked pro shop is stocked with top of the line merchandise, and offers Nike, and Taylor Made rental clubs. Notes: Guests must be at least 18 years old to participate in this tour. Tour ticket includes: Round Transportation by taxi, green fee, share cart and practice range balls. Clubs and shoes available for rent.

Price per person $159.00 Adults  Not AvailableChildren

   


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 COZ45 - Dolphin Premium Encounter (3 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: easy - May involve a limited quantity of steps, uneven surfaces and/or periods of standing  Start your 'once in a life time experience' in the world's most beautiful dolphinarium! Located in the heart of Cozumel's shopping area, it is the only place in all the Caribbean where you can interact with bottlenose dolphins for approximately 40 minutes in the safety of calm ocean coves. Your adventure begins with a short taxi ride to Dolphinaris. Before entering the ocean cove, each participant is briefed by our knowledgeable professional trainers about the dolphin's behaviour as well as the basic guidelines of the program. Following, you'll view a brief dolphin presentation where you will be introduced to some of the extraordinary dolphins' behaviour. The program is conducted on a submerged platform and is a very hands on program, allowing you, in a controlled and safe setting, to get an up-close and personal anatomy lesson on dolphins as well as learning about dolphin behaviour and adaptations they have made to the environment. You'll receive a kiss and a pectoral fin shake. Notes: Minimum age to participate is 5 years old. Guests less than 4 feet tall must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. We recommend wearing your swimwear and to bring a towel. Only biodegradable sunscreen is allowed. Camera and videos are not allowed in the dolphin area, but guests can take pictures from the restaurant and bar area. This tour is not recommended for wheelchair bound guests, or guests with back/neck injuries and pregnant women.

Price per person $99.00 Adults $89.00 Children

   


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 COZ46 - Sea Turtle Snorkel (6 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: easy - May involve a limited quantity of steps, uneven surfaces and/or periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Limited seat  Lunch or dinner included  Join us on an exhilarating Sea Turtle Snorkel experience at the Riviera Maya’s only Sea Turtle natural sanctuary at Akumal Bay. Akumal is located 30min south of Playa Del Carmen and its pristine tranquil waters are no deeper then 6-8 feet deep protected by a barrier reef where the Logger Head Sea Turtles enter daily to feed on its sea grass and are very peaceful and friendly. Snorkel for up to 50min taking this unique opportunity of viewing the Turtles from 3-4 feet distance in their natural habitat surrounded by abundant Marine life. You can encounter at the Bay, such as Manta Rays and many exotic fishes. After this unique experience we invite to enjoy the one mile long white sandy beach for about 2 hours on the shoreline of this beautiful bay where a lunch buffet and open bar are awaiting for you. Note: Transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes. Guests suffering from epilepsy, heart or asthma conditions cannot take part in this excursion. For preserving the Sea Turtles, only Biodegradable Sun Tan lotion can be used. No physical contact is permitted with the Sea Turtles or other wild marine life. After the tour guests might have some time to spend at leisure in Playa del Carmen until the scheduled ferry time to return to Cozumel

Price per person $96.00 Adults $86.00 Children

   


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 COZ47 - Scoot Coupe Caribbean Joyride (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Get set to experience a unique adventure that will see you drive a 2-person, 3-wheel scooter – a so-called Scoot Coupé – that looks like a miniature soft-top car. Driving instructions will be provided in English and helmets issued by a professional guide before you form a convoy and head out on the open road to explore the scenic island of Cozumel. Look forward to great views on your way to the north of the island, where a photo stop will be made at a special monument to the blending of different racial groups through marriage and procreation – called mestizaje in Spanish or miscegenation in English – that stands proud just in front of the beach. The next leg will then take you to the island’s booming hotel district and a luxurious beach club for some free time to relax, sunbathe or go for a swim. The third stop on the tour will be the downtown area, where you can then explore at your leisure, go for a walk or do some shopping in the mall. The tour comes to a close with your return to the port and your ship. Please note: guests must be at least 12 years of age to participate and at least 21 years of age and must present a valid driving licence to drive a Scoot Coupé. The tour is not suitable for pregnant women and guests suffering from back or neck problems. Max. weight limit for both guests per vehicle is 400 lbs. Helmets will be provided and must be worn. The tour price is based on a per-vehicle rate (max. two persons per vehicle, incl. driver); go on your own or take a companion along for free. The tour can only be booked by one person per vehicle, with the price being charged to that person’s credit card. The tour price cannot be divided among multiple participants, it can only be charged to one account. If you are taking a companion, you only need to register their name with the ship’s shore excursion office after embarkation.

Price per person $159.00 Adults  Not AvailableChildren

   


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 COZ48 - Caverns & Underground Snorkel & Shopping in Playa del Carmen (6.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Drink included  Take part in an amazing experience, snorkeling in the cool waters of a cavern cenote and exploring the mysterious interior of an ancient Mayan cave! Then explore colourful downtown Playa del Carmen with free time to lie on the beach, go shopping or have lunch (not included). Take a short ferry ride from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen where you’ll meet your friendly guide and the adventure begins! Go back in time as you explore the Cavern of Chac Tun and discover its striking stalactite and stalagmite formations. Follow your guide through vast caverns and small niches, as you delve deep into the earth to uncover secrets of ages past and hear fascinating stories of the Mayans who first ventured here. You’ll also have the unique opportunity to snorkel in the stunningly clear waters of the cavern’s cenote where you’ll be surrounded by the cave’s underwater formations. Head back into vibrant downtown Playa del Carmen where you’ll have approximately 1½ hours of free time to explore this fun filled tourist destination. Discover a long stretch of fabulous white sand beaches alongside streets with excellent shopping and dining. You’ll find everything from Mexican blankets to diamond bracelets as well as restaurants serving cuisine from all over the world. Go at your own pace – just meet back up with your guide at the designated time and you will be taken back to your ship by ferry. Notes: Transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes. Minimum age to participate is 8 years old. Due to the active nature of the tour, women who are pregnant are not allowed to participate nor are guests in wheelchairs or with physical disabilities, with cardiac or respiratory conditions such as asthma or with back/neck injuries, diabetes or epilepsy or those under medications such as anti-depressants, lithium, beta blockers and base vein constrictors. After the tour guests might have some time to spend at leisure in Playa del Carmen until the scheduled ferry time to return to Cozumel.

Price per person $55.00 Adults $50.00 Children

   


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 COZ49 - Harley Davidson Tour (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Limited seat  Snack included  Take a ride around the island on a Harley Davidson. Discover places that very few know about. Head south and visit Punta Sur Ecological Reserve and the crocodile viewing area. Head to the “Wild side” of the island, stopping at our favorite beach restaurant for lunch. Continue the journey weaving our way along the coast with its spectacular views and breathtaking Cozumel beaches. Negotiating the turn at Mezcalitos we head west back to the main town of San Miguel. We’ll enter the town from the back side and maneuver our way toward the water front and the downtown plaza. Sunset Beach will be our final destination. Notes: Valid motorcycle license is required, and drivers must be at least 23 years old. Minimum age for the passenger must be 18 years old. Tour price is based on a per vehicle rate ( vehicle can accommodate up to 2 persons including driver, you can go as a single or take a companion along for free). The tour should only be reserved by one person per vehicle and the rate will be charged to that person’s credit card. The tour payment cannot be divided amongst multiple participants , it can only be charged to one account. If you are taking a companion it is only necessary that you register their name with the ship’s shore excursion office upon embarkation.

Price per person $254.00 Adults  Not AvailableChildren

   


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 COZ50 - Cancun Highlights & Shopping (Full day) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: easy - May involve a limited quantity of steps, uneven surfaces and/or periods of standing  Lunch or dinner included  Encounter Cancun, one of the most famous resort areas in Mexico today. Within 30 years, Cancun has grown from a tiny fishing village into a world famous vacation destination. Cancun, surrounded by beaches and views of the Caribbean Sea, also offers great shopping adventures. The tour begins as you disembark the ferry from Cozumel and board an air-conditioned bus in Playa del Carmen for a scenic ride to Cancun. During the ride, your english-speaking guide will provide information on this fascinating area and what you can expect to do and see. Once in Cancun, you will stop first at Mirador where you'll witness the awe-inspiring vista of Cancun's unique skyline. Next, stop and shop at Plaza la fiesta. Here you can choose to spend more than 2 hours and shop till you drop. If shopping is your thing, you'll find it available in abundance. Enjoy a tasty lunch in a local restaurant before going back to Cozumel. Notes: Transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes. Transfer by bus to Cancun is approximately 1 hour each way.

Price per person $63.00 Adults $57.00 Children

   


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 COZ51 - Living History – Mayan Traditions and Island Tour (approx. 3 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: easy - May involve a limited quantity of steps, uneven surfaces and/or periods of standing  Drink included  Discover the history and culture of the Mayan people during a visit to a traditional Mayan Village, then see the natural beauty of Cozumel as you circle the island aboard your comfortable air-conditioned motor coach. Cozumel has long been home to the Mayan people, dating back over 1,000 years when it was an important stop in the ancient trade routes as well as the center of worship for the Goddess of Fertility, Ixchel. Descendants of these first inhabitants have populated the island since then, and many of their ancient traditions remain strong even today. During your visit to the Mayan Village you will see traditional, thatched-roof Mayan houses, medicinal gardens, cooking techniques, and ceremonies as well as learn about the myths, histories and beliefs of the Mayan World. After your tour of the village, you will travel across the island to the eastern shore for stunning views of the island’s undeveloped coastline. Travel past ancient black rock formations protruding from the sea, evidence of the island’s beginnings beneath the ocean. You’ll see beautiful white-sand beaches, tropical low-jungle vegetation and of course, the iridescent waters of the Caribbean. Finally, you will travel through the more modern hotel district as you complete your circle of the island and return to your ship’s pier.

Price per person $55.00 Adults $50.00 Children

   


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 COZ52 - Americas Cup Regatta (3 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: Strenuous - Active excursions recommended only for guests in good physical health  Drink included  Before the race you will attend a briefing, during which we will give a little history of the America's Cup and select the teams. Skipper will brief you about what you can expect and give you training in your specific crew position. After the teams have been selected, a coin is tossed to determine which boat you will be racing on. Unfortunately, we can't promise you a certain boat. Back at the compound, there is a boutique which carries replica crew t-shirts, caps, skippers polo shirts, Tilley Hats, etc, and a fantastic full color action photograph of you racing in your first America’s Cup. Notes: Minimum age to participate is 12 years. The tour takes about 2½ to 3 hours depending on wind and sea conditions. Guests should bring soft soled shoes and light clothing. If hats are not tight fitting we suggest they are stored below deck. Sunglasses are recommended.

Price per person $94.00 Adults $85.00 Children

   


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 COZ53 - Tulum Ruins & Beach Break with lunch (Full day) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Lunch or dinner included  Don’t miss this great chance to combine a cultural visit to the ruins Tulum, a pre-Columbian walled Mayan city that perches precariously atop high cliffs overlooking the Caribbean Sea, with some thoroughly relaxing “me time” at a local beach club. The tour begins with a short ride by tender to Playa del Carmen, where you will then board an air-conditioned coach for the pleasant drive to Tulum through stunning landscape. Your bilingual tour guide will not only provide information about the island on your way to the walled city, but will also bring the ruins to new life with all the facts and figures of this amazing cultural heritage site as you make your way around the ruins. See over 60 restored temples, one of which is particularly famous for its frescos, original paints and detailed carved figures. The most prominent of the ruins is undoubtedly Tulum’s ancient Castillo, or fortification, which towers over all the other buildings and affords breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea. Leaving Tulum behind, you will then be taken to a local beach club where you can enjoy a tasty buffet lunch and relax on the beautiful white-sand beach. Your return to the ship marks the end of your tour. Please note: Transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes. The Mexican government has imposed a tax on the use of video cameras in the ruins of between US$5 and US$8. Neither tripods nor professional video equipment will be permitted. This tour involves a 1-hour coach ride each way. Guests can optionally take a tram from the car park to the ruins, but do so at their own expense and risk.

Price per person $109.00 Adults $98.00 Children

   


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 COZ54 - Explore Playa del Carmen, Beach & Cavern Experience (Full day) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Lunch or dinner included  A full day of exploring the magnificent Mayan Riviera awaits you on this fun-filled tour with stops at Playa del Carmen, a heavenly tropical beach, and a highly atmospheric ancient Mayan cavern. A mouth-watering lunch is naturally also included on this day-long tour to ensure your every need is taken care of. After a short ferry crossing to Playa del Carmen, your bilingual guide will assist you in exploring this charming place and also hand out your own personal “survival kit” consisting of a map, a shopping guide and a shopping bag. The friendly, cosmopolitan ambience of this true beach town, its fine sand beaches and amazing azure blue sea are simply captivating. Be sure to stroll down “Fifth Avenue”, a hugely popular pedestrian zone near the sea with an array of international restaurants, trendy bars and nightclubs just as exclusive boutiques, clothing stores and jewellery shops. Then it’s off to a truly fantastic beach for some well-earned relaxation: feel the gentle breeze cool your body, swim in the ocean, sit under an umbrella while sipping a cold drink, work on your tan or simply admire the picture-perfect views of paradise all around you. The last stop on the tour will be at an amazing Mayan cavern where the spirit of this ancient civilisation still appears to reside – and is also the place where you will have lunch in an entirely unique setting. To round off your day on the Mayan Riviera, the final leg of the tour will give you an opportunity to explore a shopping area at your own pace before meeting up again with your guide for the walk back to the pier and your ship. Notes: Transfer by ferry to Playa del Carmen lasts approximately 45 minutes

Price per person $69.00 Adults $62.00 Children

   


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 COZ56 - Cozumel By Segway and Beach Combo. (3.5 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Limited seat  New  Life can feel so good, especially when it involves gliding along the coastline of beautiful Cozumel with the breeze in your hair and the azure blue of the Caribbean Sea beyond – and is just what this Segway PT-powered tour promises to deliver. A short trip to the training area will first see you be kitted out with safety equipment, fully briefed and then go on a practice run. Once you are comfortable with riding your personal transporter, you’ll set off on a scenic coastal route around the south of Cozumel to reach an appealing beach club where you’ll have some time to relax, enjoy the sun, swim or go snorkelling. Further splendid views will then be yours to savour on your leisurely ride back to the meeting point, after which you’ll return to the ship. Please note: guests must be between 12 and 65 years of age and weigh between 100 and 250 lbs to take part. For reasons of safety, the tour is not suitable for pregnant women or guests with diabetes, heart conditions, taking any kind of blood-pressure medication, with mobility problems or using a wheelchair. The helmets, knee pads and elbow pads provided at the Segway PT terminal must be worn during the Segway PT portion of the tour. Closed-toe shoes must be worn while on the Segway PT (no sandals). Snorkelling is optional at the beach; medical restrictions will apply. Snorkelling may not be available at all in the event of inclement weather.

Price per person $79.00 Adults $71.00 Children

   


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 COZ57 - Spectacular Shore Snorkel and Chankanaab Beach Park (4 hrs) - 2013/2014
Difficulty level: moderate - May involve inclines, steps, uneven surfaces and/or extended periods of standing  Possibility of swimming  Spend a few relaxing hours off the ship in one of Cozumel’s most beautiful locations, the Chankanaab National Park, an enchanting beachfront area and protected marine reserve. With only a short drive from the cruise terminal to begin your tour, you can then enjoy the all-inclusive facilities and attractions of the park, among which snorkelling in the shallow beachside waters is one of the most popular. Gear up and indulge in an adventurous swim through the shoals of multi-coloured fish that call the reef their home, but also look out for various underwater statues that form part of the marine reserve. Further attractions in the park include free sea lion shows, the Blue Lagoon inland coral reef, a Crocodile Pond and a lush botanical garden with replicas of Mayan archaeological finds, a reproduction Mayan village and the Hacienda Antigua, the perfect spot to sample different kinds of tequila. While at the park, you’ll be free to use the beachfront palapas (a kind of thatched gazebo), showers, changing rooms, beach chairs and hammocks. Best of all, the time you return to the ship is decided entirely by you, leaving only one thing for you to do: enjoy yourself to the fullest. Please note: guest must be at least 8 years of age to snorkel, but no age restrictions apply to visiting the park or participating in the tour as such. Guests are recommended to bring swimwear, a towel, sunscreen and a hat as well as cash or a credit card to purchase food/drink. While a minimum stay of 4 hours is recommended to get the most out of the park, you are free to head back to your ship whenever you choose by taking advantage of the return taxi service included in the price of the tour.

Price per person $45.00 Adults $41.00 Children

   


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Shore Excursions programs and Itineraries may vary depending on local conditions and/or any unforeseen events in relation to the timing on the day of the tour. Some excursions are very popular and therefore availability cannot always be guaranteed, It is advisable to book in advance to avoid disappointment.