Striking shades of blue, warm weather, white sands, and trendy nightlife spots make Cancun a must-visit destination on any Mexico vacation. Lounge on the beach, enjoy water sports, discover Mayan ruins, or dance the night away. No Cancun vacation would be complete without a one-of-a-kind snorkeling experience in the Caribbean Sea, do not miss the chance to go on a swimming with whale sharks excursion in Cancun!
No other tropical destination in Mexico beats Cancún and its luxurious accommodations. With many options such as adult-only hotels, resorts with kids’ clubs and boutique hotels, there is something for everyone. If you are looking for true relaxation, be sure to pick an all-inclusive resort where you will most probably get access to pools, bars, restaurants, and gorgeous beach views. There are also plenty of great restaurants with endless cuisine options in the city, as well as bars and nightclubs to have fun at night.
No matter where you are visiting from, getting to Cancún is easy since it has its own international airport. Once you are there, wandering along Mexico’s Caribbean coast is a must. You could take a day to visit Playa del Carmen’s shops and restaurants since it is less than an hour away. Another option would be to take a boat ride to Isla Mujeres to enjoy its gorgeous views. For a cultural experience visiting the Mayan archaeological site Chichén Itzá, one of the new 7 Wonders of the World, is a must! In case you do not want to take the 2-hour ride, you can find the El Meco and El Rey Mayan sites in Cancún.
If you love nature, then you will not be disappointed with this destination. All along the Mayan Riviera you can find natural pools called “cenotes”, they are so stunning that they were sacred to the Mayas, check them out and go swim in them! The beaches in Cancún are some of the best places to see sea turtles, at night you may spot some coming to the beach to lay out their eggs. Some hotels even let you be part of their baby turtle release programs in which you could help set them free. Marine life is all around so be sure to go on a snorkeling or scuba diving tour in Cancun to enjoy the reef. One of the most amazing creatures in the area are the whale sharks, they visit the waters near Cancún every year from May to September and you can go swimming with them!
Put on your snorkel gear and immerse yourself in the world of the whale shark. These gentle creatures pose no threat to humans and are best observed in their natural habitat. Book your best whale shark tour in Cancun today!