Xoximilco: A Very Mexican Night

Boats, music, drinks, and dancing—have an unforgettable night in Xoximilco!

Xoximilco offers a gastronomic and cultural experience. If you’re in the mood for the quintessential Mexican night filled with music and good food, this is the place for you. Discover what the Xoximilco experience is like and everything you need to know about this attraction by Grupo Xcaret.

What’s the Xoximilco Experience Like?

To attend Xoximilco, it’s essential to book your spot in advance, which can be done through their website. On the day of your visit, you’ll need to arrive between 7:00 and 8:30 PM to check-in. Afterward, you’ll board one of the trajineras, boats decorated with themes from different states in Mexico. Onboard the trajinera, you’ll have a host who will take you through the canals of Xoximilco, while keeping the party going.

During the approximately three-hour journey, you can enjoy live music, including mariachi, norteño, ranchero, jarana, and marimba genres. The experience also includes an open bar with tequila, rum, vodka, beer, and soft drinks, along with a tasting of the most delicious dishes from Mexican cuisine.

Classic games and dancing are also part of this unforgettable experience. Parking is also included in the entrance fee.

Keep in Mind:

  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, preferably long pants.
  • Use biodegradable insect repellent.
  • Bring cash or a card to buy souvenirs or buy photos of your visit.
  • Arrive on time; the last trajinera departs at 8:30 sharp!

How to Get There

This place is located two miles from Cancún International Airport. To drive from the city, take the Cancún-Chetumal highway (federal road 307) south until you reach the entrance of Xoximilco. You can also reach it via Xcaret’s transportation, taxi, or shared transport.

Costs: The entrance fee is $2,117.31 MXN pesos per adult. There are discounts for children, locals, and seniors.


Xoximilco, Chetumal, Juárez, Puerto Morelos, Q.R., México

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