Cancun is a unique destination as far as activities goes. Its crystal clear waters just on front of the Mesoamerican Reef, white powdery beaches and endless shades of blue will simply take your breath away. But inland, the exuberant jungle holds many surprises, such as countless cenotes and underground caves, to cool off its visitors and amaze them. Cancun will always leave you speechless
The gorgeous weather and surroundings of Cancun make it the perfect playground to have outdoor adventures and activities for everyone int he family as well as other extreme activities nearly every day throughout the year; however, some Cancun activities such as swimming with whale sharks are seasonal.
Where To Go?
The toughest choice you will have to make in Cancun is: What do I want to do? There are activities for everyone and for all ages. Do you want to feel like a fish in the water and get unclose and personal with marine life? Then it is your lucky day, you can get on board a catamaran tour to isla Mujeres from Cancun and snorkel in its calm waters, you may even be able to see a few sculptures of cancán’s Underwater Museum (MUSA); however, you want to go even deeper, then Cozumel is located only a couple of hours away so you will be able to deep dive in what has been known as the aquarium of the world. If, on the contrary, you are looking to get deep inside the jungle , be amazed by all its green from the top of the trees or get a shot of adrenaline and adventure, you can zipline and even drive ATVs through jungle dirt paths and end up in a cenote to cool off.
Although many activities and adventure tours in Cancun are perfectly suited for people of all ages, it is important to notice that some of them may be considered too extreme for children under 12 years old. Also, in most water activities it is advised to follow certain instructions as well as in all the activities were you need special gear, like ziplining and rappel in order to enjoy the experience to the max.