Cabo Catoche Tour

120.00 USD

Embark on an exquisite journey to Cabo Catoche, a serene escape nestled at the juncture of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. This untouched paradise, located approximately 43 kilometers east of Holbox Island, boasts pristine beaches free from the touch of development, offering you a genuine connection with nature.


Cabo Catoche Adventure: Unveiling History and Marine Splendor

Duration: 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Pick-Up Details:

  • Commence your day with a convenient pick-up from your hotel at 8:00 AM.
  • Proceed to the pier for a scenic 40-minute boat ride to the tranquil Cabo Catoche.

Historical Insights:

  • Marvel at the ruins of Boca Iglesias, the first sanctuary in Latin America and a cornerstone of early Christianity.
  • Glimpse into the past with a view of the abandoned ruins of Ekab, one of the area's earliest Christian settlements.

Fishing Experience:

  • Engage in traditional bottom fishing using mopich, a technique indigenous to the Gulf Coast, targeting local species like groupers and snooks.
  • Duration: 1 hour and 50 minutes (weather permitting).

Snorkeling Adventure:

  • Explore the vivid marine life in the Cabo Catoche caves, home to fish, lobsters, octopuses, and potentially cat sharks and hawksbill turtles.
  • Ideal for all skill levels with a depth of approximately 2 meters.

Beach and Nature Exploration:

  • Relax and reconnect during a two-hour beach sojourn, surrounded by abundant birdlife and untouched nature.
  • Stroll along the pristine beach at Cabo Catoche, savoring a freshly prepared ceviche, and indulge in the tranquility of the mangroves.


  • Recommended: Swimwear, towel, hat, and biodegradable sunscreen.
  • Flexibility in the rare event of bad weather with options to reschedule or a full refund of your deposit.


  • Fishing and snorkeling equipment, water onboard, soft drinks, and snacks, ensuring a hassle-free and enjoyable experience.

Experience the unparalleled beauty and serenity of Cabo Catoche, where history whispers through ancient ruins, and the ocean reveals its hidden treasures. This unique tour is an invitation to immerse yourself in the extraordinary landscapes and vibrant marine life that make the surroundings of Holbox an unforgettable haven.



 Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancel your tour 45 to 8 days prior to the scheduled date and receive a full refund of your deposit.
  • If you cancel 8 to 2 days before your tour, you will be refunded 75% of your deposit.
  • Cancellations made less than 36 hours before the tour will not qualify for a refund. However, we provide the option to reschedule your tour within the current season at no extra charge.
  • Please note that cancellations made after midday on the day before your tour are non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled.

What’s included

  • Pick Up
    Exact pick up from your hotel will be confirmed the day prior of the tour by email
  • Equiment
    Fishing and snorkeling equipment
  • Snacks & Drinks
    water onboard, soft drinks, and snacks
  • Luch
    Delicious Ceviche

What’s not included

  • Drop off at hotel
    The tour ends at Holbox main dock one corner from the town center

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