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Things to Do in Progreso When You're On a Cruise

Aug 16, 2009  Living near Progreso and seeing all that's offered!
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Fun and interesting things to do in Progreso, Yucatan when you're only in town for a few hours.

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Merida
  • Category: Perfect day
  • Traveler type: Culture, Sightseeing, Shopping, Active/Outdoors, Never been before, Repeat visitors, Beachgoers
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Families with small children, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Budget travelers, Active/adventure, Tourists
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Double-decker Bus Tour

    A 20-30 minute tour on an open double-decker bus of the town of Progreso with a bi-lingual tour guide. It's fun and a great way to see the town. Tours start and end at the Casa de Cultura.

  • 2. Relax on the beach!
    http://yucatantoday.com/en/topics/restaurant-review-flamingos-progreso

    Just a few blocks north of the Casa de Cultura, where the shuttles drop you off from the ship. Many restaurants, such as Eladio's, St. Bonnet, and Flamigoes, offer beach-side service. You can buy toys for the kids, and treat yourself to a beach-side massage.

  • 3. Dzibilchaltun Ruins
    Dzibilchaltun Ruins, Merida

    Tours are offered at the Casa de Cultura - much cheaper to buy them there than on the ship. It takes about 20 minutes to get to the ruins, and there is a small, interesting museum and a cenote to swim in.

  • 4. Ocean Fishing Trips
    http://www.kab-yucatan.com/fishing.html

    Fishing trips on a 30' El Dorado with an American captain. They can even arrange for your catch to be cooked at a local restaurant! Pick-up and drop off at the Casa de Cultura.