Oct, 25 || 1 Comment | Tags: Cool Things to Explore, Explore in Cancun, Extreme Travel, Travel Mexico, Travel Tips
Cancun is a Mexican coastal city found in the region often called the Mexican Caribbean. The city is a popular tourist destination with so many things and places to explore. Cancun is known for its great night life and beaches as well as some of the Mexico’s best Mayan ruins. You can also take a fishing tour to the deep sea in addition to the many more water based activities in Cancun.This are some of the most suggested thing that you can do while in Cancun.
Scuba Diving in the Submarine Museum
There are various spots around Cancun with dive sites famous for holidays and vacations. Visitors get a chance to plunge into the Caribbean Sea while they enjoy the sea life and coral reef with a visibility of about 100 to 150 feet. A popular place for scuba diving is the Underwater Submarine museum which has over four hundred sculpture under water.(Image by Yucatan Holidays)
4X4 riding through Cancun Adventure Park
Cancun offers some of the most Exhilarating adventures in 4X4 tours. You can visit some of the adventure parks in and around the city. Other adventurous activities you can have around the city include mountain biking and swimming in caves. There are also numerous jungles where you can drive through in open to jeeps.
Canoeing through Underground River
The underwater art museum is a sunken treasure that is full of life and art from various artists. There are more than 400 sculptures in the underwater park that reflect different expression such as the preservation of life. Underwater viewing is a popular activity in Cancun especially for those with kids. You canget on canoe through the under groung river and have fun without getting wet as you have an up-close and personal experience of the Caribbean Sea underwater majesty. There are amazing reefs and unique sea life.
Snorkeling with Whale Sharks
You should never leave Cancun before you get the whale shark experience. Make a face to face encounter with about 10 meter long giant sharks as they swim past you. Most of the sharks in Cancun are playful and gentle especially in the CaribbeanSea where there are huge numbers of sharks than anywhere else on earth. As you go to see the sharks, you go past several popular snorkeling sites where you can experience great snorkeling when the conditions are favorable.(Image by Morgan and Katayoun Pettis)
Sun Bathing in Akumal Beach
Akumal is a small town located south of Cancun and is popular for its beautiful beaches as well as tourist’s services. In the Mayan language, akumal means the land of turtles. The Akumal Beach is a popular place that has beautiful white sand and home to a variety of marine animals. This is a great spot for sunbathing as well as other water based activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving and cave diving.
When you arrive in Cancun, you will discover the many more great things that you can spend some time exploring. The city is considered to be one of the most beautiful places in Mexico offering experiences you never want to miss.
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