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Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Captain Hook Pirate Ship


Captain Hook Pirate Ship

Captain Hook Pirate Ship is one of the most popular excursions in cancun and is a top trip for all ages. This boat trip takes place in the beautiful Caribbean Sea and includes a number of fun things to do such as watching the realistic pirate show which is complete with sword fights, interesting tales and cannons being fired.

people who decide to go on this trip get the chance to enjoy some food with an open bar and delicous dishes such as

  • Lobster dinner
  • Salad bar
  • Vegetables
  • Rice
  • Baked potatoes
  • Chicken
  • Steak
  • Dessert.

Whilst you dine there will be soft melow music as you unwind & relax.

throughout this cruise you will be provided with lots of history about Cancun, Isla Mujeres and the famous pritate captains who are Captain Hook, Jack sparrow & Mundaka.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Avenida Tulum

Avenida Tulum

Avenida Tulum features a number of interesting ruins and historical sites with a shopping district, aswell as a large array of shops selling a variety of items. Haggling is expected by the locals here, so search around before you buy and never buy the first thing you see for the first price.

Here you’ll be able to take some amazing sea and beach photos from the ruins on the cliffs.

Aswell as the shops, there are supermarkets, cafes, bars and restaurants so you can stock up on the essentials or enjoy a tasty meal whilst you’re there.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Avenida Kukulkan

Avenida Kukulkan

Avenida Kukulkan is a great shopping mall to get yourself some gifts or even find a few things for your friends or family. Here at Avenida Kukulkan you’ll find an array of shops, boutiques and small kiosks selling everything from handicrafts and artwork to local produce and clothes.

Here you will find a number of designer labels so if your a big spender then this is a great place for you to come.

Aswell as the shops there is a number of cafes, bars and restaurants where you can stop for a coffee or spot of lunch.

This shopping mall offers you the chance to watch a show or a film in the theatre or cinema depending on what you prefer.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Interactive Aquarium


Interactive Aquarium

Families won’t want to miss the chance to spend the day at the Interactive Aquarium in Cancun, Mexico. Here you can get close amongst the tanks which are full of aquatic specie such as

  • Jellyfish
  • Moray eels
  • Clown fish
  • Scorpion fish
  • Dolphin skeleton
  • Seahorses
  • Piranhas

Some of these fishes you will be able to touch as you go along. Aswell as the extensive aquarium, this venue also gives you the opportunity to swim with sea lions, dolphins and sharks.

Open from 9 am – 5 pm.

Aquarium Fee’s are $10 per person.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Ultramar Trip


Ultramar Trip

Ultramar. This boat leaves the port at Cancun and travels to Isla Mujeres in around 15 minutes, making it one of the fastest boat trips available in the resort.

During the journey there are several buskers onboard to entertain and you can choose to sit in the air-conditioned interior or feel the wind through your hair on the seats outside.

Ultramar was established in 2003 and in 2004 the company started there trips to Isla Mujeres from Puerto Jaurez

This boat trip offers all different trips but the main one is going round the island of Isla Mujeres, whilst you go round this island you will be given infomation about it.

The fares at Ultramar are very resonable, the prices are

Playa del carmen to Cozumel

  • Adult one way – $156.00 pesos and Round trips are $312.00 pesos.
  • Children under 5 travel free.
  • Children ages 6 to 11 one way is $93.00 pesos and round trip $186.00 peso’s.

Puerto Juarez to Isla Mujeres

  • Adult one way – $70.00 pesos & round trips are $140.00 peso’s.
  • Children age one and under travel free.
  • children 1.2 metres or under ione way is $40.00 peso’s & round trip $80.00 peso’s.
  • Children over 1.2 metres pay full price.

Playa Tortagus to Isla Mujeres

  • Adult one way is $11.00 USD & round trips are $17.00 USD
  • Children aged one and under travel free.
  • Children 1.2 metres and under pay one way $6 USD round trips $9.50 USD

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Tequila Herradura Sensorial Museum


Tequila Herradura Sensorial Museum

Tequila Herradura Sensorial Museum is the perfect place for foodies to spend an hour or two enjoying the lovely food and drink.

This interesting museum shows you the traditional methods of making tequila and how complicated it actually is. You’ll also be able to find out the history and legacy of Hacienda San Jose del Refugio at Amatla, as well as being able to taste the fantastic tequila.

Tequila is mexico’s famous drink as it was created here and most bottles these days consist of a little worm that lays at the bottom and those who are daring eat it after shot games.

This muesum is the first of its kind in mexico & in the world.

This is one of the most popular attractions in cancun and even in mexico and there is alot of younger partygoers that like to visit here.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Mayan Museum


Mayan Museum

The Maya Museum and the mayan ruins of San Miguelito are located at 16 KM In the Hotel Zone of Cancun.

Mayan Museum is a large museum that features a lot of historical stuff from the Mayan period . Here you’ll find loads of exhibits and displays full of artefacts, alongside descriptions written in both Spanish and English.

Outside the museum you’ll find a genuine excavation of an ancient village and a small pyramid.

you will be able to take some fantastic photo’s during your time here but Flash-free photography is permitted throughout the museum.

This muesum is open on Tuesday – Sunday  from 10am – 7pm and Thusdays from 7am – 10pm.

The Fee’s of this muesum is 57 pesos per person with admission to the Museum and the Mayan Ruins.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | TPC Cancun at Cancun Country Club


TPC Cancun at Cancun Country Club

TPC Cancun is a perfect day if you are intrested in golf and looking for a quality course during holiday holiday in Cancun, Mexico.

This course is just minutes away from the hotel zone and features two 18-hole courses which boast several challenging lakes and bunkers.

TPC Cancun golf course offers a number of diffewrent things such as

  • Pro shop
  • Golf balls
  • Gloves
  • Clothes and Accessories
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Equipment rental
  • Driving range
  • Practice facilities
  • Golf academy with instructors and different programmes.

This Top golfing venue offers two different courses, you can play on both courses and one of the courses is easier then the other due to one of them being professional standards.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Riviera Cancun Golf


Riviera Cancun Golf

Riviera Cancun Golf Club is located in the centre of an ecological reserve, this course is 7,060 yards long and features 18 holes. This course is the most recent course to be formed and was made by Jack Nicklaus.

This course is open from 6am until 7pm every day, the club house provides golfers with a wealth of amenities and services to enjoy, including golf shops, restaurant, showers, practice facilities and a golf academy. The facilities here are

  • Driving range
  • Putting greens
  • Club hire
  • Rental carts
  • Pull carts
  • Club house etc.

Golfers won’t want to miss the chance to enjoy a round or two at Riviera Cancun Golf Club.

This golf course offers amazing veiws of the sea & the rivers and if your lucky you might spot a couple of crocodiles aswell as some other little animals as you play your game aroundthe course.

This golf course is open all year round.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Iberostar Cancun Golf Course


Iberostar Cancun Golf Course

Iberostar Cancun Golf Course is popular amongst golfers of all abilities and guarantees a wonderful game of golf on The 18-hole, par-72 course.

The course stretches on for 6,734 yards and has tropical vegetation, waters from the Nichupte Lagoon and a variety of wildlife, including exotic birds, iguanas and crocodiles. You will most likely come across the large crocodiles whilst you play your game around the course.

There is a handful of amenities available for golfers to enjoy, such as the club house, pro shop and buggy rental, driving range, putting green and the golf acadamy with professsional PGA coaches.

This golf course is a championship course with tournaments that play here every year.

Opened in 1994 and has been running succesfully since then.

Green fee’s vairy from $69 – $169 during the time of the year.