- 1 Why you should visit the Mayans?
- 2 Why is Cancun a popular tourist destination?
- 3 What is the best Mayan ruin to visit in Cancun?
- 4 What attracts Cancun?
- 5 Why should you visit Tulum?
- 6 What is the best month to visit Cancun?
- 7 Do and don’ts in Cancun?
- 8 Are there sharks in Cancun?
- 9 What area of Cancun should I stay in?
- 10 Can you swim at Tulum ruins?
- 11 Can you still climb the pyramid at Chichen Itza?
- 12 Is it expensive to go to Cancun?
- 13 Do I need a passport to go to Cancun?
- 14 Is downtown Cancun safe?
Why you should visit the Mayans?
The Mayan city is popular for its archaeological sites and artifacts. They depict not only the Mayan art and culture but also cultural diffusion of the earliest times in history. For learners and students of art, this place is best for an educational tour.
Why is Cancun a popular tourist destination?
White Sand Beaches Of course, one of the main reasons this destination is so popular is because of its dazzling turquoise blue sea and white sand, which has led Cancun to be the most recognized Mexican tourist destination in the world (and number six among Mexican tourists).
What is the best Mayan ruin to visit in Cancun?
By far the most famous Mayan ruins in Mexico, Chichen Itza is a popular day trip for travelers staying in Cancun. The main highlight is the famous El Castillo pyramid, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.
What attracts Cancun?
Cancun is considered to be the heart of the Mexican Caribbean and year on year thousands of visitors who come to the Yucatan Peninsula end up right here! The gorgeous beaches, great weather, and amazingly clear and clean waters are huge pulls for many tourists, but Cancun has much more to offer than just this.
Why should you visit Tulum?
Tulum is home to an amazing array of animals, from monkeys and jaguars to sea turtles and iguanas. One place to get a closer glimpse at all of them is at the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, the largest protected area in the Mexican Caribbean and one of the world’s top ecotourism destinations.
What is the best month to visit Cancun?
The best time to visit Cancún is from December to April during the peak season. Even though the crowds are heavier, you’ll experience near-perfect weather and find some of the cheapest flight and room rates for a winter getaway at the beach.
Do and don’ts in Cancun?
Let’s get started!
- 20 Do – Bring US Money Or Pesos.
- 19 Don’t – Use Electronic (Credit) Cards.
- 18 Do – Bus Transportation.
- 17 Don’t – Taxi Transportation.
- 16 Do – Beaches.
- 15 Don’t – Keep A Low Profile At The Resort.
- 14 Do – Leave Tips.
- 13 Don’t – Buy Bottled Water For Hotel Room.
Are there sharks in Cancun?
The straightforward answer is yes there are indeed sharks in Cancun. There are sharks in all Seas and Oceans except for the Dead Sea (too salty) and very few in the Arctic. Sharks are distributed worldwide and a vital part of any marine ecosystem.
What area of Cancun should I stay in?
Zona Hotelera (Punta Cancun) Bustling with life 24/7, Zona Hotelera is the city’s most popular tourist destination and perhaps, the best area to stay in Cancun; as such, you’ll find a ton of affordable hotels with breathtaking sea views, numerous tourist activities, family-friendly fun, and incredible nightlife!
Can you swim at Tulum ruins?
You can jump in the water at Tulum ruins and swim north to Boca Paila. Even if you are just going to visit the ruins it is still quite an experience to swim out on the ruins beach and see the ruins from the water. On a hot summer day it is a great way to cool off.
Can you still climb the pyramid at Chichen Itza?
Unfortunately for visitors, no, Chichen Itza Pyramid is not allowed to climb. Luckily for all the locals and culture lovers, the main Mayan Building of Chichen Itza can’t be climbed. In this way, we contribute to preserving this sacred site. Years ago, the Chichen Itza Pyramid used to be claimed by tourists.
Is it expensive to go to Cancun?
The average price of a 7-day trip to Cancun is $1,116 for a solo traveler, $2,004 for a couple, and $3,758 for a family of 4. Cancun hotels range from $25 to $525 per night with an average of $39, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $440 per night for the entire home.
Do I need a passport to go to Cancun?
All Americans traveling to Cancun must have a valid U.S. passport when flying into Mexico, available through the U.S. State Department (travel.state.gov). A passport or passport card is accepted for travelers driving from the United States to Cancun or for those arriving by cruise ship or other watercraft.
Is downtown Cancun safe?
Stick to downtown Cancun and the Hotel Beach Zone Cancun is a safe town to visit – locals are friendly and crime rates are very low compared to other cities in Mexico. Unless you’re traveling with an authorized tour or knowledgeable local, stick to well-populated areas like Downtown Cancun and the Hotel Zone.