a woman driving a Jungle Tour Adventure speedboat, forming a caravan of four speedboats through the channels of the lagoon
two very happy women aboard a Jungle Tour Adventure speedboat, sailing through the canals of the lagoon in Cancun
Dad and his two children are aboard a Jungle Tour Adventure speedboat, sailing at full speed through the canals of the lagoon in Cancun

Cancun's Mangrove Speedboat Tour.

You'll have a blast on our mangrove speed boat tour with a guide in Cancun! The best part is that you can take part without having any prior boating experience! Our stable, safe, and easy-to-drive 13-foot speed boats are perfect for beginner boaters.

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Cancun Mangrove Speedboat tour Price

Shared speedboat

Duration: 1.5 hrs
9:00am 12:00pm 3:00pm
Marina Jungle Tour Adventure

Minimum requirement of 2 people to book this option. If by accident 1 person books below this price and there is no one to share a speedboat, an additional fee of $35 USD will be charged.

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US $45

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Go Solo: Single Passenger Boat

Duration: 1.5 hr
9:00am 12:00pm 3:00pm
Marina Jungle Tour Adventure

Select this option if you wish to drive your own Speedboat.

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US $80

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Overview of the Mangrove Speedboat Tour

Drive your own speedboat and conquer the Nichupte lagoon while exploring Cancun’s mangrove canals on a 90-minute guided adventure. This speed boat tour was designed for the adventurous types who prefer to sightsee Cancun in an exhilarating way. Reach speeds of 50km/h on this fun and safe boating adventure. This 90-minute guided tour gives you the opportunity to take control of your travel experience and drive your own boat. Stop along the way and get some perfect snaps of Cancun’s most famous landmarks. As fun as a Jetski but safer, the untippable speed boats are for the whole family. Conquer the Nichupte lagoon and be the master of your own vessel! After your guide provides instructions on how to navigate your speedboat, hop into the driver’s seat and start up the motor for adventure. Follow your highly-trained tour guide along the canals that weave through the lush mangrove jungle. The 13-foot (4 m) speed boats are easy to drive, safe, stable, and completely suitable for first-time boaters.

Included:

  • Speed boat operating instructions.
  • Guided cruise along the Nichupte lagoon.
  • All equipment, including a flotation vest.
  • Qualified bilingual tour guides (English and Spanish).
  • Complimentary bottle of water.
  • Two-passenger speed boat (price per person).
  • Not Included:
  • An additional Marine national park surcharge & dock fee of 20 USD per person is payable on the day of your activity (per person)
  • Hotel Transportation
  • Food and drinks
  • Towels (bring your own)
  • Souvenir photos & video (Available to purchase)
  • Tips
  • All guests must be able to communicate in English or Spanish.
  • Guests that show signs of intoxication by drugs or alcohol will not be allowed to participate.
  • Children 0–3 years old are not allowed.
  • Children between the ages of 3 and 7 must be accompanied by an adult who is hands-free and does not operate the boat.
  • The maximum weight capacity is 530 lbs. (240 kg) per speed boat.
  • You must be 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to drive the speedboat.
  • This service requires a payment of $20.00 USD per person prior to boarding, payable in cash for the use of natural marine elements (Art. 198 of the Federal Rights Law), payable on the day of your activity.
  • If you are pregnant or have had recent surgery, asthma, severe back or neck pain, or claustrophobia, you should not participate.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions.
  • If you cancel due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or a full refund.
  • For the shared speed boat option, a minimum requirement of two people is necessary. If, by accident, one person books under this price and there isn't someone to share a speedboat with, an additional 35 USD will be charged at the moment of check-in.
  • Arriving 30 minutes prior to your departure time.
  • All customers must present a credit card and I.D. matching the credit card holder at the moment of check-in.
  • Smoking, alcoholic beverages, glass containers, and drugs are forbidden on the tour.

  • Important Information


  • A confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time.
  • Minimum age required to drive: 18+
  • Minimum age recommended to board 3+
  • Children between the ages of 3 and 7 must be accompanied by an adult who is hands-free and does not operate the boat.
  • We recommend that you bring your own towel and dry clothes.
  • This service requires a payment of $20.00 USD per person prior to boarding, payable in cash for the use of marine natural elements (Art. 198 of the Act on Federal Rights).
  • Stroller accessible.
  • Near public transportation.
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems.
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This tour or activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather
  • you will be given the option of an alternative date or a full refund.
  • All customers must present a credit card and I.D. matching the credit card holder at the moment of check-in.
  • Smoking, alcoholic beverages, glass containers, and drugs are forbidden on the tour.
  • No pregnant women are allowed.
  • It is not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complaints, or other serious medical conditions such as asthma or claustrophobia (just for snorkeling).
  • Passport or Government issued I.D.
  • cell phone (in the event that we need to contact you or you need to contact us prior to the excursion).
  • Bathing suit (already have on).
  • Biodegradable sunscreen.
  • hat, sunglasses, a long-sleeve shirt or rash guard, etc.
  • Towel and change of clothes for after the excursion.
  • Shoes that can get wet (flip-flops or water shoes are fine).
  • Camera (recommended only if waterproof).
  • Cash for tips and photo service.
  • DO NOT BRING ANY VALUABLES OR ITEMS THAT CAN NOT GET WET, lost items are very hard to find in the water.
    NOTE
    If you would like to take your cell phone on the excursion for photos, make sure it is waterproof or bring a Ziplock bag to store it in. Restrooms and showers are available at the marina before and after the excursion.

    Departure Point:
    Jungle Tour Adventure Marina, Boulevard Kukulcan k.m. 14.6 interior de in the parking lot of Fred´s House restaurant, Hotel Zone, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico
    Duration:
    1.5 hs.
    Return Details:
    Returns to the original departure point.
    Departure schedules:
    9:00 a.m.
    Check-in time: 8:30 a.m.
    Adventure begins at 9:00 a.m.

    12:00 p.m. Check-in time: 11:30 a.m. Adventure begins at 12:00 p.m.

    3:00 p.m. Check-in time: 2:30 p.m. Adventure begins at 3:00 p.m.


    Rules and restrictions


  • Maximum Weight Limit: 530 lbs. (240 kilograms) per boat and 260 pounds (117 kg) per person.
  • Minimum Age: 3 years old. Participants ages 3–17 must be accompanied by an adult on the same boat.
  • Need more info? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions.

  • People under the influence of drugs or any illegal substances are not allowed on the tour and are subject to NO REFUNDS.
  • Pregnant women.
  • Guests with recent surgeries.
  • Guests with neck, back, arm, or leg problems or casts.
  • Guests who have epilepsy, heart conditions, and/or dizziness.
  • We cannot exceed 2 participants per boat (within the weight limit).
  • All guests must be able to communicate in English or Spanish.

  • Speedboat Capacity

    2 Adults 2 Adults
    2 adults 1child 2 Adults 1 Child
    1 adult 2 children 1 Adult 2 Children
    1 adult 1 Adult

    Location of the activity.

    Jungle Tour Adventure Marina

    Boulevard Kukulcán k.m. 14.6 interior de estacionamiento del, restaurante Fred's house, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

    Duration:
    1.5 hs.

    Return Details.
    Returns to the original departure point.


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    Check out our FAQs about the Mangrove Speedboat Tour in Cancun.

    Find answers to your most frequently asked questions.

    Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping experience. Our speedboats can reach speeds of up to 30 mph on average.

    Jungle Tour Cancun speedboats, seating capacity: 2 to 4 people.

    Wear comfortable clothes. Basically, anything you would wear to go to the beach is fine. Flip-flops, sneakers, or sandals are fine.

    This adventure starts at Jungle Tour Adventure Marina and lasts around 1 hour and 30 minutes. You will go through the mangrove channels in the beautiful Nichupte lagoon, where you can admire the wildlife of the área.

    Water activities are not affected by light rain; however, snorkeling activities are canceled for safety reasons when winds reach 20 knots or when the rain is particularly heavy.

    It is ilegal in Mexico to opérate a vessel or allow others to do so while under the influence of alcohol, narcotics, or barbiturates. The Mexican Coastal Authority also enforces a federal law that prohibits boating under the influence of alcohol or drugs.