Cancun is a very alluring destination. While most of the travel guide mention this city as the beach paradise in Mexico, it has so many thing to offer.
There are various way to explore Cancun and these top things to do are just the lightlights :
Visit the Cancun underwater museum
Experience an expedition akin to snorkeling by going deep down into the underwater museum. This is one of the newest attractions of Cancun, it has got amazing reviews. You can explore the azure sea, the coral and marine life for about 40-50 minutes. You will also be astonished seeing the attractive sculptures under the waters.
Getaway on Isla Mujeres
Spend a relaxing time on the Isla Mujeres which is also called the ‘Island of Woman’. This is a quaint gorgeous island where you can spend some good time with our loved one. This island houses sea turtles, you can see these creatures swimming or roaming about at the turtle farm.
Go to Chichén Itzá
When in Cancun, you cannot leave out Yucatan – Chichén Itzá. It’s a World Heritage Site and is famous for the pre-historic ruins that give you an idea of the Mayan life. Do not miss the sight of the El-Castillo which is pyramid shaped.
Go Birdwatching at Isla Contoy
Take a cruise and head to the Isla Contoy, a sanctuary that houses blue waters, beaches, palm trees and beautiful birds. There are more than 100 species of birds and you might get to see a lot of them. This is the best place for bird watching enthusiasts, wildlife and nature photographers and for people who enjoy nature.
Best beaches – Playa Delfines and Playa Cac Mool
Cancun has the best beaches and this is one of the reasons why a lot of tourists flock to this iconic place. The coastline is a long one continuing to Riviera Maya. You will love the blue Carribean waters and the silver sands. You can also indulge in different types of water sports on the beaches.
Party at Senor Frogs & Coco Bongo
Cancun is famous for amazing nightlife, a place for the party animals. Cancun is a party town which has fine bars, rocking clubs and comfortable lounges. This is the place where you let your hair down and dance as you get a chance. The two best party zones are Senor Frogs and Coco Bongo. Mexican clubs in downtown are the best for live music and dance.
The Maya Reef
This experience should be on your bucket list among top things to do in Cancun. The Maya Reef is a zone for water sports lovers. Here you can swim and explore colorful sea animals and pretty corals. Enjoy as much as sea adventure you like here.
Dolphin Discover – swim with dolphins
How would you like swimming with the innocent dolphins? You can indulge in interacting with the dolphins at Delphinus Dreams Cancun located in the Hotel Zone. Again you can also swing with dolphins in natural habitat at Isla Mujeres at Dolphin Discover.
See the sights of the Centoes
Centoes are holy sinkholes that are hidden and filled with water in a beautiful manner. The environment is magical best for swimming, diving and playing with the waters. A very clear oasis, the Centoe is 130 ft deep and is surrounded by waterfalls and dense vegetation. The sights are not to be missed when you are in Cancun.
Are you a foodie? Take a Taco food tour
The two and a half hours Taco Tour is the best one or the food lovers. You can savor the best dishes from local restaurants, experience fine-dining and get a whole idea of the food scene and street food in Cancun.