Isla Holbox Tour takes you to the magnificent Holbox Island. A tour through lagoons, white-sand beaches, crystal clear waters to swim in Holbox, and spectacular landscapes filled with a great diversity of birds.

For the time being, this tour is only available as a private tour. Click HERE to see the private version.

Holbox from Cancun
Avoid crowds! We also offer a Private Holbox Discovert Tours. Check it out
Pick Up from Cancun to Holbox only on MONDAYS.

About the Holbox Island Tour

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Tour Frequency

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Fridays Saturday Sunday All Year

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Holbox Island Tour Itinerary

Activities included

Speedboat Ride

Fish Spoting

Bird Spoting

Relax Time

Beach Swimming

Family Friendly

  • Discover the paradisiacal beaches of Holbox Island, a natural space on the north coast of Yucatan characterized by its spectacular landscapes and its great diversity of birds.

  • We begin a 2-hour trip to Chiquilá where we board the boat that continues to Passion Island and Isla Pájaros, perfect places for bird watching; we stop at the sandbanks, a virgin beach of white sand and crystal clear waters. The beautiful Yalahau lagoon is a natural paradise surrounded by mangroves, which separates the island of Holbox from the mainland, enjoy a swim in the cenote.

  • Finally, we enjoy a free time in the Holbox Island to discover its beautiful beaches and crystal- clear shallow water, its colorful wooden houses and sandy streets. We will taste a pizza in a local restaurant. After a day of revelry enjoying the nature and tranquility of Holbox Island, we will return to the Port of Chiquilá to take the road back to the hotels.

Holbox Island Tour Time Table

  • 06:00-08:00 AM Pickup at Hotels on Riviera Maya and Cancun (Pick Up from Cancun to Holbox only on MONDAYS).
  • 09:30-10:00 AM Departure from Chiquilá pier.
  • 10:00-11:30 AM Boat trip to Holbox.
  • 11:30-16:00 PM Free time around the island.
  • 16:00-16:20 PM Ferry back to Chiquilá.
  • 16:20-19:20 PM Transportation to hotels on Riviera Maya and Cancun.

What's Included

This tour includes:


Breakfast box with fruit, sweet bread, croissant, cofee

Pizza coupon and flavored water

Certificated bilingual guide

Round trip transportation with AC

What to bring:



Corfortable, fresh clothing and long-sleeved-cotton shirt

Change of clothing


Hat or cap

Sunglasses & Biodegradable sunscreen (please apply prior to tour)


Money for photos souvenirs and tips

Important: The marina & nature reserve fee (13 USD per person) is not included in the price.

Professional Guides

Professional Guides

  • Most of our guides are diving instructors or dive masters, and have all been hand-selected by Ocean tours for their passion and care for nature, awesome attitude and exceptional empathy.

  • Our first concern is to give our clients a unique experience that they can remember for years to come. At all times, our team is there for you with knowledge, motivation, attention, and trust.

  • We truly provide the Mayan Riviera's best quality in service and tours, and we always ensure the total satisfaction of our clients. We love what we do and we want to share these amazing experiences with you!

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Why do it with Us

Our first concern is the total satisfaction of our clients!

  • We strive to be the Best

    We are rated excellent on TripAdvisor, Google, and other rating platforms thanks to our commitment to excellence.

  • We are the Tour Operator

    Every service and every part of the tour is directly operated by Ocean Tours. We guarantee an excellent high quality service to ensure the total satisfaction of our clients.

  • We are Experienced

    We have over 10 years of experience in operating tours as Ocean Tours started in year 2005.

  • We are Professional

    Our guides are enthusiastic, experienced and knowledgeable. The whole team will make your tour unforgettable.

  • We are Dedicated

    Working with small groups of clients, max. 12 people per van ensures you a familiar private tour feeling.

  • We want you to remember your tour forever!

    One professional photographer per group!

  • We are Safe

    Our professional guides are certified in First-Aid.
    Our transportation is very safe and comfortable, and our drivers are very experienced.

  • Professional Photographers Team

    Our professional photographers team will come with you on the tour and get the best shots at these fantastic locations.