Things to Do in Cancun

Things to Do in Cancun, Mexico - Cancun Attractions

Things to Do in Cancun

Outside of the beaches and all-inclusive resorts, Cancun is packed with adventure and history. Snorkeling, swimming in a cenote, day trips to Chichen Itza—there’s so much to discover.

Book these experiences for a close-up look at Cancun.


Top Attractions in Cancun

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Sun-kissed beach featuring crystal blue waters and white sands, dotted with sun shelters. Popular for photography, with nearby historical ruins and waves favored by enthusiasts.
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Open-air shopping center with high-end to moderate retail and dining, complemented by a scenic boardwalk and sunset views. Features a Ferris wheel and aquarium for family entertainment.
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Vibrant cultural boat tours feature live traditional Mexican music, dance, and unlimited drinks, complemented by authentic local cuisine in a festive atmosphere. Perfect for evening entertainment.
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Water park with a mix of dry and aquatic activities, including go-karts and virtual reality. Highlights include a rollercoaster and dolphin encounters, amid a backdrop of slides and pools.
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Museum with pre-Hispanic Mexican culture and Mayan artifacts, displaying a blend of bilingual and Spanish-only descriptions. Nearby ruins add to the historical exploration.
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Quick and scenic ferry transit with live music and panoramic views from the top deck. Offers indoor air-conditioned seating and the convenience of on-board activity ticket purchases.
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Mayan ruins set in the Hotel Zone, highlighted by ancient structures, a self-guided or informative guided tour, and abundant iguanas. Nearby Museo Maya enriches the historical exploration.
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Aquarium with intimate sea life encounters, including interactive dolphin swims and unique underwater treks. Showcases a variety of marine species with hands-on activities.
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From quick jaunts to full-day outings.