Holbox Island, a natural paradise, can be explored by bicycle rides into the village, bird watching, scuba diving, strolls by the ocean, deep sea and fly fishing, kite surfing, snorkeling, kayaking through the mangrove, and walking along the beach. During May to September, whale sharks frequent the waters around the island, and guest can enjoy snorkel and dive trips to see these magnificent creatures up close. Tours can be booked prior to or upon arrival by hotel staff.
Uncover the beauty of Isla Holbox on two wheels. With no traffic to worry about, bikes are the perfect way to get around the island to see all that it has to offer. Rent a bike for the day or the whole week for a relaxing way to explore the land.
Holbox and its surrounding area is a bird watcher's paradise. A short boat ride from the Island is “Isla Pajaros” (Bird Island), home to a great diversity of bird species with a bird watching tower to facilitate the perfect viewing vantage point.
One of Holbox’s exclusive experiences is its snorkeling tours that allow underwater explorers to see whale sharks up close and personal. The world's largest fish, the whale shark, migrates through the waters offshore the island every year between the months of June and September.
The perfect beaches for beginner and experienced kiteboarders are on beautiful Holbox Island. The island has warm winds that are ideal for kiteboarding year-round, however the best wind is from November to August when it is hottest.
Deep Sea & Fly Fishing
A favorite local pastime, fishing has been rooted in Holbox culture since ancient times when the habitants adopted it as their way of living. There’s no better way to learn about Holbox culture than being guided through a fishing tour by a local to discover the best fishing spots for rare catches.
Discover lush mangroves full of fascinating flora and fauna while kayaking on the open ocean. Enjoy a daytrip being guided through the waters, looking out for bright pink flamingos and turtles in the waters.
Additional Services ($)
- Private tours
- Private transfers (car, boat, and helicopter)
- Wedding and renewal of vows
- Private beach dinners
- Private parties
- Complete hotel buyouts
- Requests for liquor or specific food in advance
- Natural spa treatments and beauty services