musa underwater museum in cancun

Glass Bottom Boat Gallery of Punta Nizuc. Departing from Cancun


Departure from CANCUN. Take a trip to the bottom of the sea without getting wet aboard a glass bottom boat, where you can enjoy the wonderful underwater landscape. This tour will take you to observe the marine life in the reef of Punta Nizuc, part of the Great Mayan Reef, the second largest in the world.

It is a one-of-a-kind activity, which will allow you to enjoy the view comfortably, appreciating the fauna that lives in the reef such as different coral species, exotic fish and the magnificent sculptures of the Underwater Museum of Art (MUSA), where the art pieces offer a space for the growth of the Coral in our Caribbean Sea. This 35-minute tour through the Nichupté lagoon and the mangrove canals to reach the reef in the sea is perfect to enjoy with the whole family.

Marina Aquaworld Boulevard. Kukulcan 15.3, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., in front of “Hotel Paradisus” The dock fee and Marine Park fees are not part of the price and are paid directly in the reception $15.00 Read again carefully the cancellation policies and recommendations for this tour on our website. For your check-in please arrive 30 minutes before, as the boats leave on time. Tel: 998 2060182 E-mail:

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This tour is as fun as it is educational for children and adults. Children can identify many species of fish and marine life, they can also learn the importance of protecting the reef areas.

  • Price: $58.00 USD (Fixed prices all year long)
  • Children 11 or less pay $34 USD.
  • Departing from Cancun
  • Departures: Every day (except days with closed port)
  • Registration: 30 minutes before departure
  • Tour duration: 2:30 hours approximately round trip
  • Includes: Water, refreshments, and beer
  • Does not include: $20 USD docking and National Marine Park fee.

A certified guide will explain the different sculptures that you will see through the glass without becoming wet. In this secluded area of the Nizuc Reef, you will encounter several magnificent sculptures. Some of them are Jason’s pieces like “Veins”, “Resurrection”, “The Speaker” among others. Other sculptures are authored by the artist Elier Amado Gil such as: “Understanding”, “Umbral”, “Unnamed” and “Icebreaker” which represents the artist and co-founder of MUSA, Roberto Díaz Abraham, who is the founder of MUSA and as an artist, created the works “The Muse of the Ocean” and “Diego”.

The tour includes beautiful views of the natural coral reefs and thousands of different fish will swim by the side of the boat. After 30 minutes of traveling through the reef and sculptures, you will get back to a boat and will return you back to Cancun.

This tour is a lot of fun and highly educational for the whole family, given so many species of corals, fish and plants will be identified. You will learn a lot and will experience the underwater sensation without even touching the water.

*Once you are done with your reservation online, on your email you will get a note with the confirmation number and all its details. Also, you will receive a link giving you the exact location of the meeting point of your tour.

If you have this tour, you’ll get a discount to discover de MUSA gallery at the VISITOR CENTER.



Cancellation Policies
*It must be done 24 hours before and will have a 20% penalty on your total payment.
Weather Conditions:
*Notices will be sent through MUSA or the corresponding marina.
*In case of a closed port, you can reschedule the tour or request a full refund.
Medical Conditions:
*It is essential to present a medical prescription as proof to request a refund and it is personal.
In case of not attending or not canceling within the stipulated time. There will be no refund.



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