Top Things to do while visiting Cancun. This is your guide to the most amazing sights and activities.
This destination is located in the Mexican city of Cancun, situated at one of the country’s easternmost point is one of Mexico’s most important tourist destinations.
The city borders the Caribbean Sea and sits on the sizeable Yucatan peninsula, which is famed for its breathtaking beach fronts. Vacation in Cancun is sure to be thrilling as it is enjoyable.
Krystal International Vacation Club suggests that after visiting Coba Mayan ruins with its famous pyramids, taking a swim in a Cenote, snorkeling among the statues of MUSA, and taking a food tour to sample the local cuisine, Cancun has just about everything for everyone.
Krystal International Vacation Club some of the best things to do while in Cancun.
Take a dip in a Cenote
When limestone collapses and exposes a reservoir of water underneath, it is called a Cenote. These fantastic cave-like structures contain clean water from underground rivers and can be used as swimming holes. Cenotes are numerous in Mexico, where they number around 7,000, with most found in the Yucatan peninsula.
The most famous of Cenotes in the city of Cancun is the IK Kil cenote, which is a two hours’ drive from the city. Take a journey to the Cenote and experience the lush jungle foliage as well as surreal caves. It is also a fantastic place to snorkel and relish the remarkable underwater formations as well as an array of aquatic life that abounds in the waters.
The Cenote is also near the Chichen Itza’s Mayan ruins, another place that should be on your itinerary. Explore the Mayan Ruins. Take time and explore the history of the Mayan people, their culture, and the various ruins, pyramids, and temples they left behind.
Famous places to learn Mayan culture has got to be a world heritage site of Chichen Itza, which happens to be the most visited archaeological site in the whole of Mexico.
Take yourself back in time and learn more about the Mayan architecture by exploring the temple of warriors, the temple of a thousand columns, and the Sacred Cenote. Other archaeological sites in Cancun that will equally fascinate you include the El Rey ruins, Tulum, and Coba.
The good thing about it is that all these sites are in such proximity that you could visit all of them in a day.
Visit the Island of Isla Mujeres
Take a ferry to the famous sleepy island of Isla Mujeres or the “Island of Women,” which is about 8 miles from the shores of Cancun. The island of Isla Murajas is not only famous for its pristine, clean sandy beaches but also its Totugranja or turtle farms. The farms contain hundreds of turtles, an aquarium, and Spanish and English tour guides who will explain everything about the farm to you. You can explore other activities while on the island, such as kayaking at Garrafon reef, exploring sea-wall murals, or heading down to the Playa del Norte for a swim.
Engage in Water Activities
Cancun has got various impressive beaches that are sure to leave you gaping in awe. From the pristine beaches of Playa Tortugas, Playa Delfines on the Cancun mainland, Playa del Norte on the Island of Isla Mujeres, and the underwater museum of MUSA, you are sure to enjoy a wide array of water activities while visiting here.
Most Cancun beaches are great for swimming, diving, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, and adrenalin sports such as jetpacking and speed boating. The best spot for snorkeling must be the underwater museum of MUSA, which is an artificial creation of over 400 underwater sculptures that were created as a reaction to the rampant destruction of coral reefs in Cancun.
Indulge yourself at the Krystal Cancun Hotel and Resort
A great timeshare and resort is a must if you are to enjoy your holiday to the fullest, not just in Cancun but in any travel destination anywhere in the world. You need a serene and tranquil place to unwind after a long day of exploration and fun in Cancun.
The Krystal Cancun hotel and resort located on Kukulcan Boulevard just in front of the Cancun conference center, and besides the beachfront is a relaxation paradise for friends, family, and couples alike. With there expertly furnished and spacious hotel rooms and amenities, it is one of the best Resorts in all of Mexico. The resort also features unique, exclusive services that can comfortably compete with the best in the world. From incentive trips, conferences, Congresses, gala dinners, themed parties, and weddings on the beach, the Krystal Cancun has all the unique spaces for all your social and business events.