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Visit Holbox

We have all heard something about this beautiful place: its distinctive fauna, its incredible climate, the beautiful sea, but what makes it so special? And why should you definitely visit it on your next vacation? As part of the nature reserve Yum Balam whose name translated from the Maya means “Lord Jaguar” this beautiful island…

The flavors of the sea in Holbox

Holbox is a paradise for your senses and this includes the taste since here you can enjoy a carnival of flavors and textures characteristic of the fishing villages located in the Yucatan Peninsula. Enjoy! Just out of the oven the lobster pizza has become a typical dish of Isla, always prepared with the exquisite flavor…

Transportation to Isla Holbox from Cancun

To get from Cancun airport to Holbox Island, it is necessary to reach the city center first to catch a second class bus, the last one to Chiquila departing at 2.30 pm. It is much faster and easier to use the service of Holbox Travel Transport. Let yourself be pampered and avoid the setbacks and…

How to get to Isla Holbox?

Location: Holbox Island is located 165 km northeast of Cancun, just 10 km from the northern coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, just where the Gulf of Mexico joins the Caribbean Sea To get to Holbox there are several roads depending on where you come from, you can arrive by sea, air, by bus or in…

Whale Shark on Holbox Island

The whale shark is the largest existing fish in the world. It has a massive, long body with grey or blue colouring on its back, and round spots and clear horizontal or vertical lines (white or yellowish) on its belly, which is why it is known locally in Holbox island as “domino” and in other…

Whale Shark in Holbox Island

The whale shark is the largest fish that exists on the planet today, can grow up to 15 meters in length. Whale shark prefers warm surface water in those areas where there are cooler, nutrient-rich water outbreaks, since these conditions favor the growth of the plankton from which they feed. It is one of the…