What to do in Cancun?

Panoramic view in Cancun

Get a head start on your summer or end-of-season vacations by making a list of must-do things to do in Cancun. Book a room at the amazing hotels in Cancun so that all the fun and services are covered without worrying about anything.

Things to do in Cancun

The right question would be…What are some things you can’t do in Cancun? You have plenty of plans to make with friends, with the family or with small children. Think carefully about what you want to spend your days in the city and start planning ahead.

What to visit in Cancun

  • Swimming in beaches and cenotes
  • Go to Museums in the city and under the sea
  • Strolling through the Shoping Village
  • Diving in the coral reef and snorkeling
  • Going to party areas

Places to visit in Cancun

You definitely have to hire an excursion (or go on your own) to the Coral Reef. This is the second largest in the world, a must for snorkeling. Here you will find a privileged location to discover the hidden wonders of the seabed, as well as the Underwater Museum of Cancun.

You can’t miss the cenotes located in this part of Mexico either: the Chac Mool cenote, the Sacred Cenote, the Ik Kil cenote…. you have several options to get to know from inside the places considered sacred by the ancient Mayas, are you going to miss them?

Cenote in Cancun

Qué hacer en Cancún con poco presupuesto

If you have decided to stay in an unbeatable hotel and want to save your money to last the most of your trip, here are some very economical or free recommendations to make during your stay in Cancun.

You can take walks along the different beaches in the area. For example, you have at your disposal the dolphin beach where you will have a great time practically without spending anything. Another option is to go to the Nichupté Lagoon and see its different lakes.

If you would like to go shopping in Cancun to take a souvenir home or simply because you like to walk around as you do every time you go on a trip, maybe your next plan is to go to the Shopping Village.

To end the day or your vacation, party at the various clubs in the city center or at popular closed venues such as the Red Kinky Night Club.

What to do in Cancun with kids

A good idea is to stay at a resort that has a kiddo zone (such as the Grand Oasis Palm hotel) where there are multiple and varied activities in which the little ones have no time to get bored; in this way, adults can also take the opportunity to pamper themselves in the fantastic Sensoria Spa.

You can visit the different beaches or cenotes that exist in the Cancun region. Who wouldn’t like a sunny day of swimming and playing in the Caribbean Sea?

Finally, a great option that will please both children and adults will be the attractions and activities found inside Cancun’s adventure parks: check out the Xcaret water park packages in Cancun.

About the Author
Patu Soto | Me gradué en Periodismo por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Durante estos años, he podido desarrollarme como periodista y fotógrafa amateur en el periódico El Ibérico ubicado en Londres. También he colaborado y publicado tanto artículos escritos como reportajes fotográficos en varios medios digitales. Tuve la oportunidad de desempeñar labores de Community Manager en el centro cultural japonés Sakigake en Madrid. Actualmente colaboro como Redactora SEO para Oasis Hoteles & Resorts, con sede en Cancún. En mis ratos libres sigo formándome, aprendiendo y conociendo más acerca del mundo digital en general y de los RRHH en particular. Si quieres conocer mi trabajo un poco más, conecta conmigo en mi Linkedin.

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