Free entrance to famous Chankanaab Park, where you can enjoy the beach and snorkeling before and/or after your dolphin swim (park hours 9AM - 5PM).
Feed the manatees, get a hug, and feel their special skin!
After the swim, purchase a keepsake photo of you with your manatee, or a video of your actual manatee experience to remember forever!
When: Tuesday through Saturday at 10:30 AM and 11:20 AM.
Where: Taxi to the Dolphin Center at Chankanaab National Park on Cozumel.
How Long: Manatee Encounter is 45 Minutes. You can use the park facilities all day - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Observers: Non-participants will need to pay the entrance fee to Chankanaab Park at the gate. Entrance fees are $21.00 for adults and $14 for kids.
Kids: Kids with heights between 3'3'' (1m) and 3'11'' (1.20m) can participate if accompanied by 2 paying adults. Those taller than 3'11'' (1.21m) can participate with only 1 paying adult. Kids with heights above 4'7'' (1.41m) can participate alone if they pay full adult price.
MANATEE ENCOUNTER (ADULTS & KIDS 8+)
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Make a day of it and spend the day at Chankanaab Park. Entrance is included with this activity, and you're already there, so you might as well enjoy snorkeling, swimming, exploring and sunbathing!
Location: Chankanaab Park is located about 10 minutes south of downtown, at Km 9.6. Just take a taxi from your hotel or ship pier to the park - very easy.
Cruise Passengers: Yes! This makes a great cruise shore excursion. You can spend the rest of the day at Chankanaab Park enjoying snorkeling and the beach!
CRUISE TERMINAL LOCATIONS
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|International Pier||7 Min. by Taxi|
|Puerta Maya||7 Min. by Taxi|
Check with your ship to see which pier you
are arriving at.
Taxis are lined up waiting for you as you get off the ship. Very easy. Should cost only about $12.00 USD from the cruise ship piers.
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