You’ve were waiting your vacation for a while,you got to the airport, and then in a few hurs you find yourself in paradise…it’s time f0r fun and relaxing.Check out below for our suggested itinerary for a vacation in Cancun,Riviera Maya.
This are some ideas for a 7 day itinerary for Cancun,Riviera Maya
Day 1: Enjoy the resort/Hotel
Take this first day to escape the months since your last vacation and enjoy the resort,the beach and the caribbean food. Spend some time at the pool or beach, visit the spa, and sit down for a nice dinner and forget about work,problems and obligations.
Day 2: Visit the Maya city of Tulum
A must in the Riviera Maya is taking a day trip to Tulum. Here you will find the Tulum Mayan Ruins, which was the location for the Maya’s extensive trade network with both maritime and land routes converging here.The view is just stunning.
There are also tours to the paradise beach of Akumal or Xel-Ha, the largest natural aquarium in the world which is known for its colorful tropical fish and limestone formations.
Day 3: Day trip to Isla Mujeres
You can choose to rent motorcicles, golf cars or bicycles to explore the area and meet the most enigmatic places. In the south of the city a path leads to mangrove lagoons , an airstrip , stunning beaches and beach restaurants. You can cross all the island in just 20 minutes.
Visit the Marine Park ” The Jug ” a popular beach and ideal for swimming and relax. There you can go snorkeling , hiking, zip lining , swimming with dolphins, kayak tours , Snuba diving or contact with nature and live moments you will not forget .
Day 4: Water Activities
The Riviera Maya offers plenty of water excursions and activities. Choose from a snorkeling or diving adventure, swim with the dolphins,take a catamaran, or even do a sunset sailing.
Day 5: Day trip to Cozumel
Ferry’s run daily to Cozumel and this is something you don’t want to miss. The most popular is visiting the 2 parks on the island, Chankanaab and Punta Sur. Snorkeling is offered at Chankanaab and Punta Sur offers plenty of wildlife, Mayan ruins, and a lighthouse. When booking your tour make sure to ask if the ferry tickets are included, if not you can purchase in destination.
Day 6: Shopping in Cancun
Shopping in another city is always an adventure and a Discovery process. Some of the typical products of the Yucatan Peninsula you will find are: the famous Yucatecan hammocks, habanero sauces, horchata (rice-based drink), natural vanilla, coffee liqueur, famous Yucatecan guayabera (elegant and cool shirts for knight), Mexican candies and lots of crafts.
Day 7: Relax at Resort
Good things come to an end, vacations are ending. Take your last day to enjoy the relaxation and amenities offered at your resort. Spend this time with your friends or family. Vacations are a great time to unplug, rejuvenate and reenergize for the upcoming months.
Are you ready for a vacation in Cancun?