Cancun, Riviera Maya and Yucatan Activities
What to see and do at the The Cancun-Riviera Maya-Yucatan Corridor:
32.5 million International tourist visited Mexico last year, of which 15 million visited the Yucatan Peninsula. Actually, Mexico is among the 10 destinations most visited in the world. Cancun, The Riviera Maya and Yucatan corridor is the number one tourism destination in Latin America that is why last year more than 9 million visitors from all over the world visited this region.
Enjoy miles and miles of paradisiacal and relaxing beaches with gorgeous white sand and turquoise waters, walk through the magnificent jungle, visit stunning lakes, underwater rivers and hundreds of impressive cenotes. (sink-holes).
The most popular destinations are: Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, Tulum, Puerto Morelos, Merida, and Valladolid. The ancient Mayan ruins are constituted by 46 existing archeological sites, like: Chichen Itza, one of the seven wonders of the modern world, the great pyramid of Uxmal, The rare sea-side pyramid of Tulum, The 900 year-old Mayan fort or Coba or the impressive “El Castillo” 300 B.C. and the observatory tower in Muyil.
. There are world class museums: Maya Cancun Museum, Cancun’s Underwater Museum, Cancun’s and Merida Folk Art Museum, Merida Anthropology and History Museum, City Museum of Merida, Museum of Contemporary art.
Abundant and exotic wildlife can be observed in their natural habitat: more than 560 species of birds, 125 mammal species, and 83 spices of amphibians and reptiles, such as: jaguar, monkey, tapir, peccary, giant sea turtle, iguana, parrot, flamingoes, deer, toucans, crocodiles, manatees, whales, dolphins, sleeping sharks and the incredible whales shark.
The Yucatan Peninsula is home to over 1,000 species of flora; explore its mangrove forest, jungle trails, amazing cenotes, lakes, lagoons, subterranean rivers and savannas.
Choose from sports like: snorkeling, kayaking, biking, horseback riding, wind surfing, fishing, sailing, boating, parasailing, catamaran, scuba diving, jet skiing/Wave Runner, kite surfing, zip Line, canopy, cenote swim and snorkeling, birdwatching, biking, ATV tours, nature walking…
Visit picturesque fisherman villages and enjoy the best seafood right from the ocean. Enjoy an incredible shopping experience at handicrafts markets, exclusive boutiques and world-class shopping malls.
Cancun and Playa del Carmen are famous for their coolest nigh life, spend a night in an exciting nightclub and/or discotheque, bars, fantastic dinner shows and gourmet restaurants.