ISLA MUJERES. Getting there is half the fun. Once you arrive, you can hire a taxi to drive you around the island, stopping to gaze at the beautiful ocean views and take some pictures. A late, leisurely lunch at a restaurant in town is perfect before heading back to Cancun. Ferry tickets are 300 pesos round trip (about $15 USD).
XCARET. A day pass includes buffet lunch, park attractions and shows, access to beach and pools, snorkeling ($10 USD refundable deposit required) with showers and dressing rooms. ADULTS, $129 USD, CHILDREN, $64 for. There are discounts for early reservation and a lot of package deals. WEBSITE.
XENSES, recommended by friends, especially for kids, a fun experience for everybody and, they say it’s well worth the cost. Regular prices are $69 USD for adults, $34 for kids 5-11. There are a lot of discounts and packages available to bring the price down. It is an easy drive from Cancun. WEBSITE
CENOTES are hidden pools. This WEBSITE describes the many cenotes in the area and what they offer at each one. Bus tours are available for some of them.
CROCO CUN INTERACTIVE ZOO
CROCO CUN INTERACTIVE ZOO is less than an hour away from Cancun. The name and pictures speak for themselves. A guided tour of 60-75 minutes.ADULTS $32 USD,CHILDREN 6-12 and SENIOR CITIZENS, $22. WEBSITE
CHICHEN-ITZA is 2.5 hours by car from Cancun. An admission ticket with pool privileges at Mayaland Complex is $23.76 US per person. WEBSITE
LA ISLA SHOPPING VILLAGE
LA ISLA SHOPPING VILLAGE is an upscale mall in the Hotel Zone. It has high-end US and European brands, restaurants and coffee shops, as well as a few stores featuring typical Mexican crafts and gift items. WEBSITE