Cancun is known for its beautiful beaches with bright blue waters of the Caribbean Sea, soft white sand and almost perfect weather all year round. It is Acapulco off the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. It is a place where there is massive construction of resorts, five star restaurants, incredible nightlife, beaches oriented to water activities, bars, parks and attractions for the whole family or rent a boat with skipper in Cancun, it is possible.
Cancun has a national and international airport so getting to the city is very easy if you are a foreigner.
Everything you should do in Cancun
1.- Visit Chichen Itza
One of the 7 wonders of the world is in Mexico, specifically in Cancun. This ancient Mayan site was one of the largest Mayan cities and was a great economic power in the region. The city of Chichen Itza is made up of many buildings and all are in excellent condition.
2.- Rent a boat with skipper
So that you can celebrate in the middle of the wonderful bright and crystalline waters and spend it as a Hollywod star, renting a boat is the best. In addition, you can take advantage and perform here some sports such as diving.
3.- Visit the Cancun Center
This is far from the hotel zone and all tourists visit it, there are many restaurants and a lot of activities to do. In addition, you can buy souvenirs in the market of handmade items by the same people from Cancun, from ceramic products, t-shirts, souvenirs, etc.
4.- Explore the cenotes
Cancun is not only famous for its beaches or its rivers, it is also famous for its incredible cenotes. Cenotes are nothing more than underground caverns that form after limestone caves leave a giant hole in the ground. This hole leads to a pool that in most cases has a beautiful natural aqua color pool. Here you can swim, dive, walk and relax.
5.- Isla Mujeres
A small but beautiful island of the Caribbean Sea, you have to take a ferry to get there. Isla Mujeres is famous for its incredible virgin beaches where there is a large population of sea turtles and snorkeling or diving. You can also taste delicious food.
6.- Party at night
Cancun is known for having incredible nightlife. Forum By The Sea is one of the largest areas with many shops, bars, restaurants and discos. There is the Hard Rock Café and one of the clubs
The best beaches in Cancun
1.- Sian Ka’an
This is a spectacular virgin beach which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located south of Tulum. It has a million acres, archeological sites and numerous habitats. Access to most beaches is through an opening in the jungle.
2.- Playacar beach
Very famous area located within Playa del Carmen. It is lined with endless hotels, clubs, boutiques and more. It is an undeniably beautiful beach with clear blue waters and white beach. It is very popular but quiet where they house two small sites of Mayan ruins.
3.- Tulum Beach
A bohemian beach town located 80km south of the hotel zone of Cancun. It has a wonderful charm, the white sand beach is wide, dotted with palm trees and the Caribbean waters so turquoise that they shine under the burning sun. Very famous for celebrities and Hollywood stars.
4.- Delfines Beach
Also known as El Mirador and is located 20 km from the hotel zone of Cancun. It consists of 14 miles of beaches where there are no hotels or restaurants so it is a quiet place. However it is a beautiful place perfect for the family.