Top 10 Things to See and Do in Cancun
1. Visit the Mayan Ruins
Explore the ancient ruins of Tulum, Chichen Itza and Ek Balam and learn about the Mayan culture and history.
2. Swim with Whale Sharks
Go on a snorkeling or diving adventure and swim amongst the gentle giants of the ocean – the whale sharks.
3. Take a Day Trip to Isla Mujeres
Relax on the pristine beaches, enjoy a seafood lunch, and explore the charming island of Isla Mujeres just a short ferry ride from Cancun.
4. Visit Xcaret Park
Experience the natural beauty and cultural exhibits at Xcaret Park – a 250-acre eco-archaeological park.
5. Explore the Underwater Museum of Art
Dive or snorkel amongst over 500 submerged sculptures created by international artists in the clear waters off the coast of Cancun.
6. Party at Coco Bongo
Dance the night away at the world-famous nightclub and live entertainment venue, Coco Bongo.
7. Relax on the Beaches
With miles of sugar-white sand, turquoise waters and warm sunshine, Cancun is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
8. Explore the Jungle
Take a zip-line tour through the jungle canopy, explore hidden cenotes and caves, and encounter exotic wildlife on a jungle adventure.
9. Enjoy the Cuisine
Savor traditional Mexican cuisine, fresh seafood, and international flavors at the many restaurants and food stands throughout the city.
10. Shop at the Markets
Bargain for souvenirs and handicrafts at the local markets, or browse high-end boutiques and designer stores at the luxury shopping centers.