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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.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Tres Rios Ecopark

Tres Rios Ecopark

Tres Rios Ecopark is always a hotspot for families with 326 acres of tropical rainforest divided by three freshwater rivers, this park offers a wealth of things to see and do such as

  • Botanical gardens and nursery
  • 90 animal species and several cenotes.
  • Bike rides
  • Snorkelling
  • kayak tours
  • Boat trips
  • Culinary explorations
  • Segway excursions.

This great family park is just 30 minutes from the hustle and bustle of busy cancun.

This nature place is very to visit but other excersions you may want to do here may cost a small fee.

Tres Rios Ecopark is home to 120 speicies of plants and 90 speicies of animals such as

  • Turtles
  • Dolphins
  • Horses
  • Iguanas etc

Tres Rios Ecopark is a huge site away from the busyness of cancun and is a very quiet place with a big hotel village for those who like to stay out the way and enjoy the nature.

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Torre Escenica


Torre Escenica

Torre Escenica is a great site to visit for incredible views which stretch across the resort and looks out to sea. This trip offers you the chance to go up the tall tower features a large observation deck which acts like a lift and transports you to the top of the structure which is 80 metres above the ground.

There is a mulit-language recording played on the deck which gives you information all about the views aswell as information on Cancun and the surrounding areas.

This is a hospot for photographers due to the Panoramic veiws.

Torre Escenica rises up to 80 metres high & does a 360 degree turn at the top of this tower. This pod can hold up to 72 people at one time and is very busy during the high season.

Open from 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM

Cancun, Mexico | Attractions | Temple of the Warriors


Temple of the Warriors

Temple of the Warriors is located in Chichen Itza, This site is made up of four platforms and is surrounded by 200 columns and 324 carvings of soldiers who are ready for battle.

Temple of the Warriors is a open-air museum with a great chance for people to get some fantastic snaps on there camera.

Temple of the Warriors is 10 metres Tall and 40 metres.

This historic site is close to lots of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants.

Open every day from 8am until 5.30pm.

These ruins are mixed between Mayan and Toltec influences.and was founded in the middle of the fifth century by mayansbu it was taken over by the Toltecs at one point around the year 900.