An Adventure Awaits

Ember Shores offers exciting, adventurous, and cultural off-site activities including trips to Tulum and Mexico’s famous Cenotes, Catamaran expeditions, deep-sea fishing, horseback riding, and many more. Excursions are optional add ons and transportation to and from the resort is included.

Catamaran Expedition

Sea, aboard a catamaran in Cancun or sailboat to Isla Mujeres. Enjoy a spectacular day. Sail away from Cancun to Isla Mujeres on a fun-filled sailing. Explore Islas’s impressive sites and one of the wonderful reefs in the Caribbean. Join us for a full of adventure on the world´s most beautiful sea. Discover the natural beauty of the Mexican Caribbean! Snorkeling in Isla Mujeres, and in the amazing Cancun reefs.

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Round trip transportation.
  • Staff for coordination.
  • Private catamaran sailing & snorkeling tour.
  • Snorkeling gear.
  • Domestic open bar on board (alcoholic drinks are offered after snorkeling).
  • Reef preservation fee.
  • Taxes and gratuities.
  • No Included: Photos. Souvenirs. Meals. Personal expenses.

Itinerary

  • 9:00 AM Meet in the lobby.
  • 9:15 AM Depature.
  • 9:40 AM Arrival at the marina and check in.
  • 10:00 AM Catamaran leaves the pier.
  • 10:45 AM Snorkeling.
  • 11:30 AM Sailing tour continues by the bay.
  • 2:00 PM Return to the marina.
  • 2:15 PM Transportation back to the hotel.
  • 2:40 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

What to Bring

  • Bring comfortable shoes or sandals.
  • Fresh clothing.
  • Towel.
  • Swimming suit underneath.
  • Extra set of clothes.
  • Hat or cap.
  • Cash or credit card for personal expenses.
  • Biodegradable sun protection.

Notes

  • For safety reasons basic swimming skills are required to snorkel and the use of life jacket is mandatory.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.

Outdoor Adventure

Looking to get your adrenaline pumping and go on the adventure of a lifetime in Cancun, Mexico? Our thrilling excursions in Cancun include both zipline and ATV tours. If you are looking to amp up your vacation, the Zipline and ATV Outdoor Adventure is the perfect choice for you. Three adventures in one, this exciting tour will have you feeling like a kid in no time as you journey through the Yucatán jungle and rappel into a gorgeous cenote! There are so many exciting activities jam-packed into this one-of-a-kind Cancun zipline and ATV tour adventure, so be sure to book with us today!

Book Excursion

Includes

  • A/C round trip transportation.
  • Bilingual guide.
  • Bottled water.
  • Fruits and cookies.
  • Guided entrance to cenotes.
  • All equipment (harness, gloves, helmet).
  • Polaris off-road vehicle / Can-Am Outlander
  • Collision Coverage ($25 USD).
  • Not Included: Photo or any other extra cost service provided at the location. Souvenirs.

Itinerary

  • 10:30 AM Meet in the lobby.
  • 10:45 AM Depature.
  • 11:45 AM Estimated arrival time, check in and instructions.
  • 12:00 PM Board Polaris Vehicles and head for the jungle.
  • 12:30 PM Arrive at Tak Be Luum cenote for activities: Rappel, aquatic zip line and cenote snorkel.
  • 2:00 PM Depart cenote for off roading.
  • 2:30 PM Arrive at starting point and photos review.
  • 3:00 PM Depart for hotel.
  • 4:00 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

What to Bring

  • Water shoes.
  • Closed-toed shoes.
  • Comfortable clothing.
  • Change of clothes.
  • Swimwear.
  • Beach towel.
  • Hat, sunglasses.
  • Extra money.
  • Biodegradable sunscreen and repellent.

Notes

  • Minimum age: 8 years old / Maximum weight: 250 lb.
  • For safety reasons expecting mothers, persons with back or neck, heart, balance or/and dizziness conditions are restricted from this tour.
  • Cameras are not allowed.
  • UTV driver must be 18 years or older and present a valid driver's license. Driver's permits are not allowed.
  • Each Polaris RZR vehicle is designed for at least 2 passengers. The maximum capacity per vehicle is 4.
  • Can-Am Outlander: 1 or 2 passengers.
  • COVID-19 protocols are implemented to ensure the safety of all our guests.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.

Cenotes Tour

Visit four private cenotes at the famous Ruta de los Cenotes. Xenotes is the only Cancun tour that takes you to visit the four types of cenotes (sinkholes) that exist in nature: semi-open, the open gran cenote, ancient, and the cavern blue cenote. Have fun with activities such as assisted rappel, zip-lines, kayaking, exploration swimming, or cliff jumping. To replenish energy, a delicious picnic will be waiting for you. Enter the heart of the Mayan jungle at the best cenotes in Cancun.

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Round-trip transportation with certified guide.
  • Visit to the four different types of cenotes that exist.
  • Assisted rappeling into Lu’um, a cavern cenote.
  • Zip-lines and cliff jumps at K’áak’, an open cenote, and at Iik, an ancient cenote.
  • Kayaking through Ha’, a semi-open cenote.
  • Exploration swimming in Ha’, a semi-open cenote.
  • Cold and hot drinks (waters, sodas, Mexican-style hot chocolate, coffee), as well as seasonal fruit at the end of the first cenote.
  • Jungle picnic that includes julienne soup, a cold bar of meats and premium cheeses, variety of rustic breads, dressings, salads, water, wine, and beer.
  • Equipment: life jacket, swim mask, rappel gear, kayak and inner tube.
  • Restrooms, showers, changing rooms and towels.
  • Taxes and gratuities.
  • Not Included: Photo or any other extra cost service provided at the location.

Itinerary

  • 9:00 AM Meet in the Lobby.
  • 9:15 AM Depature.
  • 10:30 AM Tour by 4 different cenotes and activities at each cenote (kayak, zip lines, snorkel and rappel). Glam picnic.
  • 5:00 PM Transportation back to the hotel.
  • 6:15 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

What to Bring

  • Bring walking shoes and aquatic shoes.
  • Fresh clothing.
  • Towel.
  • Swimming suit underneath.
  • Extra set of clothes.
  • Hat or cap.
  • Cash or credit card for personal expenses.
  • Biodegradable sun protection.

Notes

  • Avoid the use of makeup, perfumes or repellents with chemicals that may affect the ecosystem of the cenotes; you will take a shower before entering the first cenote.
  • Avoid leaving marked or pre-established paths to prevent an incident with the fauna or flora of the jungle area.
  • If an animal is observed, avoid touching it, approaching it or feeding it. Remember, they are in their natural habitat.
  • For the zip-line activity, a minimum height of 4.5 ft (1.4 m) and a minimum weight of 88 lbs (40 kg) are required.
  • The use of the life jacket is mandatory during all water activities.
  • This tour is not recommended for people with heart, lung, or spine conditions; with asthma, diabetes, or hypertension; or pregnant women or those suspected of being pregnant.
  • The average water temperature of the cenotes is 75 to 78° F throughout the year.
  • Please take into account that the cenotes are located in the middle of the jungle, so some roads to reach them are not paved and could be bumpy.
  • Also be aware that due to the location of the cenotes in the middle of the jungle, cell phone service is likely unavailable.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.

Tulum Expedition

Tulum is the only Mayan vestige facing the sea in Quintana Roo. Tulum is an ancient port of exchange with a 15-meter-high precipice, which guarantees a phenomenal panoramic view of the blue ocean. Immerse yourself in the history of Tulum during an hour of guided tour and 30 min. free time to take photos.

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Roundtrip Transportation in AC.
  • Bottled Water.
  • Soft Drinks.
  • Spanish/English Speaking Guide.
  • Entrance to the Archaeological Site.
  • Taxs and Gratuities.
  • Not Included: Photos. Souvenirs. Personal expenses.

Itinerary

  • 8:15 AM Meet in the Lobby.
  • 8:30 AM Departure.
  • 10:45 AM Estimateed Arrival Time.
  • 11:15 AM Guided Tour Begins.
  • 12:15 PM Free Time.
  • 1:00 PM Departure.
  • 2:45 PM Estimated Time of Return at the Hotel.

What to Bring

  • Bring comfortable shoes (that hold the heel and preferably cover the fingers).
  • Fresh clothing.
  • Hat or Cap.
  • Cash or credit card for crafts and photos.
  • Biodegradable sun protection and insect repellent.

Notes

  • For safety reasons, people with walking and motor problems cannot participate in this tour.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.

Deep Sea Fishing

Cancun fishing is now one of the most popular activities in the area. Because of the diverse ego-system there is a huge variety of fish to be found in the surrounding fishing sites. Fishing in Cancun will guarantee you an impressive catch according to the season. Our 4 hour fishing charters are available for light fishing, we take you to a local area for small fish. 6, 8, 10 or 12 hour charters are recommended to catch the big ones.

Hundreds flock to Mexico each year to enjoy some Cancun sport fishing; Sailfish, Marlin and huge Dolphin Fish are just waiting to provide you with a fishing adventure you won't forget.

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Fishing license.
  • Bait.
  • Water, soft drinks and beer.
  • Charter boats equipped with GPS, radio VHF, restroom, 6 fishing lines.
  • Captain and mate.
  • Taxes and gratuities.
  • Not Included: Photos. Meals. Souvenirs or any other personal expenses or additional services.

Itinerary

  • 6:15 AM Meet in the lobby.
  • 6:30 AM Depature.
  • 6:40 AM Arrival at the marina and check in.
  • 7:00 AM Fishing boats leave the pier.
  • 9:00 AM Fishing.
  • 11:30 AM Sailing tour continues by the bay.
  • 1:00 PM Return to the marina.
  • 1:10 PM Transportation back to the hotel.
  • 1:20 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

What to Bring

  • Bring comfortable shoes.
  • Fresh clothing.
  • Hat or cap.
  • Cash or credit card for personal expenses.
  • Biodegradable sun protection.

Notes

  • For safety reasons this tour is not recommended for people with back problems or for all those who might get sea sick.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.

Golf

Mexico is now one of the most attractive destinations in the world for a golf getaway. Iberostar Golf Club Cancún boasts a fantastic location in the heart of the hotel district. It is set between the Caribbean Sea and the mysterious Nichupté Lagoon and is surrounded by mangroves with abundant native plants and exotic animals.

Veteran Japanese golfer Isao Aoki designed this world-renowned, par 72, 18-hole competition golf course that spansover 150 acres of subtropical landscape that is so characteristic of Cancún. The course includes many of the lagoon’s natural inlets as water obstacles. The wide, impressive fairways are perfectly kept, providing a fluent but challenging game with some lovely panoramic views.

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Shared transportation provided by golf course.
  • 18 holes.
  • Golf cart for two players.
  • Food and beverage.
  • Taxes and gratuities.
  • Not Included: Club and shoe rentals. Personal expenses and proshop purchases.

Itinerary

  • 6:30 AM Meet in the lobby.
  • 6:45 AM Depature.
  • 7:00 AM Arrival at golf course, check in and practice.
  • 7:30 AM Tee off / Consecutive tee times.
  • 12:30 PM Finish.
  • 12:45 PM Departure.
  • 1:00 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

What to Bring

  • Golf attire.
  • Extra money or credit card for personal expenses.
  • Biodegradable sunscreen and repellent.

Notes

  • If purchasing a round of golf, each tee time will have a capacity of four players. Automatically placed with other guests from Ember Shores.
  • Tee times will be from 7AM to 12PM, and will be auto assigned.
  • If you would like to request the group that you are paired with, or a specific tee time, email contact@embershores.com. Tee time requests will be accommodated as available.
  • Golf attire is required.

Horseback Riding

This tour recognized with the "Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor" in the year 2019 is special for those who have never ridden or have little experience in this activity. We will take you to an original and gentle ride through beautiful jungle spots and fruit tree plantations.

Look at the monkeys, exotic birds and other species that inhabit Bonanza. A You will visit two fascinating cenotes where you will be able to cool off by swimming in its crystal clear waters. You will get to know the origin of the chewing gum. The tour will finish tasting delicious non-alcoholic drinks and delicious snacks. Also, approach the hives of melipona bees and try 100% natural honey in a safe environment.

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Two hours (lesson and ride).
  • Bilingual guides.
  • Safety equipment.
  • Local medical insurance.
  • Water, soft drinks and snacks at the end of the activity.
  • Lockers.
  • Towels.
  • Taxes and gratuities.
  • Not Included: Photos. Souvenirs. Personal expenses.

Itinerary

Tour Schedule 1

  • 7:45 AM Meet in the lobby.
  • 8:00 AM Depature.
  • 8:45 AM Arrival at the ranch, check in and instructitons.
  • 9:00 AM Tour begins.
  • 11:30 AM End of the horseback riding tour.
  • 11:45 AM Snacks.
  • 12:15 PM Depature.
  • 1:00 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

Tour Schedule 2

  • 11:45 AM Meet in the lobby.
  • 12:00 PM Depature.
  • 12:45 PM Arrival at the ranch, check in and instructitons.
  • 1:00 PM Tour begins.
  • 3:30 PM End of the horseback riding tour.
  • 3:45 AM Snacks.
  • 4:15 PM Depature.
  • 5:00 PM Estimated time of return at the hotel.

What to Bring

  • Bring comfortable shoes (that hold the heel and preferably cover the fingers).
  • Fresh clothing.
  • Surw. imming suit underneath.
  • Extra set of clothes.
  • Hat or cap.
  • Cash or credit card for crafts and photos.
  • Biodegradable sun protection and insect repellent.

Notes

  • For safety reasons expecting mothers, persons with back or neck, heart, balance or/and dizziness conditions are restricted from this.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.

Emotions Native Park

Experience the emotion of driving an ATV vehicle through jungle trails. Enjoy pleasant walks immersed in a protected natural area to explore caves, fly above vegetation with zip lines, discover archaeological vestiges, learn about the lifestyle of the region's first inhabitants and swim in a beautiful crystal-clear water cenote. Photographers of the maya communities will take great pictures of you during the activities!

Book Excursion

Includes

  • Transportation in Small Groups.
  • Traditional Lunch.
  • Water.
  • Bilingual Adventure Guide.
  • Equipment Required for Activities.
  • Towels and Locker.
  • Taxes and Gratuities.
  • Not Included: Photos. Souvenirs. Personal expenses. Collision insurance available at an additional cost (15 USD single ATV and 25 USD double).

Itinerary

  • 7:15 AM Meet in the Lobby.
  • 7:30 AM Departure.
  • 8:30 AM Estimated Arrival Time.
  • 9:00 AM Circuit of Activities Begin After Instructionss.
  • 12:00 PM Lunch.
  • 1:00 PM Departure.
  • 2:00 PM Estimated Time of Return at the Hotel.

What to Bring

  • Bring comfortable shoes (that hold the heel and preferably cover the fingers).
  • Fresh clothing.
  • Swimming suit underneath.
  • Extra set of clothes.
  • Hat or cap.
  • Cash or credit card for crafts and photos.
  • Biodegradable sun protection and insect repellent.

Notes

  • For safety reasons, pregnant women or people with motor, intellectual, hearing and visual disabilities; heart conditions, respiratory or back problems cannot participate in the program.
  • For safety reasons, hands should be kept free, the use of cameras and recording devices of any kind (including cell phones, or tablets) is not allowed, except for "action cam" (Go Pro) style, only if it is assembled on a chest or head mount during the excursion.
  • People under the effects of alcohol or drugs might not be able to participate in certain activities.