Sailing and Boating Near Xpu Ha

Sailing remains in its infancy in Xpu Ha with regards to tourism

Sailing is not the most popular way to get to Xpu Ha, but on occasion someone who loves the sport will decide they want to make their travels to town an adventure.  

Boat Trips and Day Sailing

Those who don't want to sail themselves to and around Xpu Ha don't have to miss out.  There are numerous sailing excursions and hosted tours available to tourists who are willing to travel just a short distance to La Gloria.  

If you are just wanting to enjoy a few hours on the open water, without the stress and cost involved with renting a boat you can take an excursion. Want to know more what's included and how long a trip lasts? See the listing below to obtain contact phone numbers for area day sailing companies.

Boat Excursions
Name Phone Location
Bleu Magic/Raiatea Catamaran (984) 803-4774 The vicinity of La Gloria
Blue Mystic Tour -- The vicinity of La Gloria
Fat Cat Sailboat (984) 116-3040 The vicinity of La Gloria

Boat Rentals and Charters

Travel to La Gloria is also necessary among those who are considering chartering a boat when they visit Xpu Ha.  It may mean a little extra travel time, but there is no denying that is is preferable to sailing internationally if you don't have the days it takes to sail to Xpu Ha from your home country. 

Considering a yacht or boat charter? The following table shows how to contact charter services that operating in this area.

Charter and Rental Services
Name Phone Location
CataMaya (984) 803-4008 The vicinity of La Gloria Mexico

Docking

Before sailors can dock along the beach, they will need to clear customs in an official port of entry.  The nearest one is located in Puerto Morelos, but you can also do so on Cozumel and Isla Mujeres.  When you meet with customs, immigrations, and the port captain's office you will need to have all of the official documentation providing proof of ownership of the boat, a list of the crew, and a a list of the ship's stores, plus a passport for every person aboard.  After gaining clearance, you can then make your way along the coast to Xpu Ha.

Sailing as an activity for tourists is a bit rugged at the current time, and it often requires travel to get started, but few people can resist the lure of the sea and will work to make it a part of their getaway in Xpu Ha. 

 

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