Explore the bird and wildlife refuge on this untouched island.

Isla Contoy is considered the most important nesting place of sea birds in all of the Mexican Caribbean. Only a few tour companies have permission to bring guests to the island and only 200 visitors are allowed daily.

Enjoy a tour of this untouched and naturally beautiful island with a knowledgeable guide, snorkeling on the reef, buffet lunch on the beach and time to play with Samantha, the islands friendly angel ray.


  • Open Bar - Domestic drinks
  • Continental Breakfast (Fruit, sweet bread, juice)
  • Snorkeling on the Ixlache Reef (snorkeling equipment rental is $5 per person extra)
  • Bi-lingual guided tour of Isla Contoy
  • Buffet lunch (salad bar, fish, fajitas, rice)


  • Go to the marina at Scuba Cancun, located at KM 5 in the hotel zone, by 8:45AM
  • 9:00AM - 10:30AM: Continental breakfast during boat ride to Ixlache Reef
  • 10:30AM - 11:15AM: Snorkel on the reef (equipment & reef tax extra) or stay on the boat
  • 11:15AM - 3:30PM: Isla Contoy - bi-lingual guided tour and free time to explore the island
  • 2:10PM - 3:30PM: Buffet lunch on the island
  • 3:45PM - 5:00PM: Return to marina at Scuba Cancun

DOES NOT INCLUDE: Snorkeling equipment rental $5 per person, Reef fee $5 per person (only for those that snorkel), Tip to the crew and guide, Transportation to/from your Cancun hotel

You can take the public bus to the marina at KM 5, across the street from Casa Maya Hotel. Cancun Bus video

Cancellation Policy & Details

  • All prices are in US Dollars
  • Tours require a deposit or payment in full at time of booking.
  • If the tour departs as scheduled then you need to be on it. If you are not on the tour on time, you will forfeit any deposit made.
  • Do not assume a tour is cancelled by rain. Only the tour operator determines if a tour is cancelled due to weather. That is not up to us. It rains here very often and rain will not stop most tours.
  • To Cancel: Call us local in Cancun 998-273-2970 or email us at trina@cancunandrivieramaya.com.
  • Less than 48 hours before tour time, still call us. We'll do what we can to get your refund.
  • If your tour is cancelled by the tour operator for any reason including weather, you will receive a full refund or be able to reschedule with no penalty.
  • To Change: You can change the date of any tour without penalty by calling us 48 hours in advance.
  • Here is all of our Contact Info