Cancun Tourist Attractions
Chichen Itza is the largest archeological site built by the ancient Mayas in the Yucatan. Visited by a day trip from Cancun, the ruins of Chichen Itza are a world-famous destination spot and are a must see for any TOURIST who loves history, culture, architecture, and the stories of ancient civilizations. It is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Cancun.
Water Sports such as scuba diving and snorkeling are some of the leading activities and one of the most popular tourist attractions in Cancun Mexico. Dive schools are available here that offer expert training and practice in private pools before you set out on your adventure in the ocean itself. Discover a wealth of marine life, beautiful coral reefs, and marine flora and fauna unlike anywhere on the planet as you embark on your adventure under the ocean. For those not quite ready to brave the underwater adventure other popular water sports include sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and even parasailing.
Visit Xcaret Ecological Park and admire the tropical flora and fauna indigenous to the region. Find an archeological site, snorkel in underground rivers or beaches, take advantage of the butterfly pavilion, orchid greenhouse, or swim with dolphins. At night you can admire the unique night show “Xcaret México Espectacular” which features a variety of performances from ancient Mayan culture to traditional Mexican music and dances. Enjoy this Cancun tourist attraction.
Take a day trip to Tulum and swim in the most extensive system of underwater caves and caverns on Earth. Home to stunning cenotes in the Yucatan peninsula enjoy zip line tours and snorkel tours of the hidden cenotes in the area.
Or simply pass the day enjoying the relaxing ocean and beaches of Cancun. The sand found here is ground up coral and doesn’t heat up as one might expect, and the beaches are absolutely gorgeous and the water is crystal clear and warm. Spending the day on the beaches here is an incredible opportunity to relax with a cocktail in hand.
You can also enjoy jungle tour. Discover the wildlife and flora and fauna here.
Shopping in Cancun is available either in the hotel zone or downtown.
- Market 28 is a local market in downtown which ATTRACTS TOURISTS with its souvenir options and great outdoor restaurants. Great shopping for souvenirs. It also has some great Mexican outdoor restaurants.
- Market 23 is more of a local’s market and lacks the range of items of Market 28 but is definitely worth a visit.
As one of the premier spa destination in the world, Cancun offers an abundance of spas and resorts in Cancun that ATTRACT TOURISTS with the promise to transport your mind, body and spirit to pure bliss. Spas offer treatments combining native, ancient mayan healing rituals, modern stress-reducing techniques. Try a steam bath or a full-body massage on the beach overlooking the turquoise blue waters. Indulge and relax as expert therapists provide natural body wraps made with local plants and flowers.
CANCUN ATTRACTS TOURISTS from all over the world. Take advantage of all that this place has to offer and begin planning your trip with the top Cancun tourist attractions in mind.