Xaman-Ha Aviary

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Xaman Ha Aviary is a great spot for birders, who will be sure to see several different species of tropical birds throughout the jungle.

The well-cared for Xaman-Ha Aviary is set on 32 acres of Playacar, and features over 30 species of nature birds, amounting in around 200 individual birds.


Located 0.9 mi. south west of downtown Playa del Carmen, Xaman-Ha Aviary always welcomes residents and vacationers who are lodging in this part of the city or its vicinity. Even if you aren't staying particularly close, you should consider stopping by to check it out.

Nearby Restaurants

Of course, one of the most delightful options while spending an afternoon exploring the area could be enjoying a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of this wildlife attraction. The most convenient eatery to Xaman-Ha Aviary is La Bodeguita Del Medio, which offers Cuban dishes. It is maybe about a quarter mile away from Xaman-Ha Aviary, so stop in and dig in! Also within reach, you will encounter restaurants like Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen and Rolandi's Cozumel where you and your group may try a bit of Italian meals and enjoy the local foods and culture of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

Nearby Attractions

Other types of local attractions include Xcaret Maya Ruins, which is a few hundred yards away Playa del Carmen. You might also consider heading over to Puetra del Cielo, which is another attraction nearby.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of things to do. The attractions closest to this location are found in the following table.

Attractions Near Xaman-Ha Aviary
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historic Site 0.2 mi. (2.3 km) ENE 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historic Site 0.8 mi. (3.6 km) W 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Plaza 28 De Julio Park -- 0.8 mi. (1.3 km) NNE Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (1.2 km) NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City GeoFeature -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen
Cedam Museum Museum 12.5 mi. (4.6 km) SW Puerto Aventuras
Jardin Del Eden Cenote GeoFeature 13.9 mi. (2.5 km) SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote GeoFeature 13.9 mi. (2.5 km) SW The vicinity of La Gloria

More Information


You can tour the aviary daily between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.


The price if continually on the rise at Xaman-Ha. When the aviary first opened, tickets cost $5(USD), and today you can expect to spend $22(USD).

Location: Paseo Xaman-Ha, Playa del Carmen, Mexico


(984) 873-0330


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