Trip Planner:   Mexico  /  Yucatan Peninsula  /  Quintana Roo  /  Sian Ka'an  /  Wildlife Areas  /  Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Sian Ka'an

(4/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
Take a tour tailor made for the ecologically conscious traveller at Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve. Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987, and the largest protected area in the Mexican Caribbean, the biosphere shelters thousands of species and forms a spectacularly diverse natural environment. Take a boat through mazes of natural mangrove canals, snorkel on the Mesoamerican Reef among incredible marine life, and take a boat tour to ancient Mayan ruins. Be sure to bring along biodegradable bug spray and sunscreen, your swimsuit, and a camera to capture the abundance of magnificent wildlife. Arrange to visit Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve and other attractions in Sian Ka'an using our Sian Ka'an travel itinerary planner.
Create a full Sian Ka'an itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Sian Ka'an

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Three avid women bicyclist toured the Reserve with our guide, Frank, from Tulum Bikes. Although Frank was Irish, he has lived in Mexico quite some time and was very knowledgeable about the biosphere. ...  more »
  • We have a very full day. From 7 am to 7 pm in the evening. Well-being on the road with water and buffet in the afternoon. Beautiful surroundings and spotting dolphins and turtles in the wild. The jeep tour is quite long and the road is bad. Nice, but actually slightly too long! great day trip in a small group. Very worth it.
    View original
  • Arm yourself with spirit of adventure for this hike! There is a long dirt road to go, not recommended for those suffering from lower back problems, finally we come to a bridge under which stationed crocodiles. Then from a pier depart small lance offshore to observe dolphins and sea turtles into the wild; Whoever wants to can snorkel (mandatory life jackets), but the reef is not rich in wildlife as the Red Sea, for example. Finally we stopped in a fishing village and lunch with catch of the day and for an additional charge you can taste the lobster:)
    View original