Caribbean Tourism

CANCUN: WHAT TO SEE AND DO

DINING:

Restaurants include: Mexican. Native. Gourmet. International Chinese. Japanese. Italian. Argentine. Vegetarian. American and Fast Food. Usual practice for tipping is 10 to 15% directly to the waiter. Dress code is casual


NIGHTLIFE:

Entertainment available includes:

  • Discos.
  • Dinner/dances.
  • Nightclubs.
  • Cinemas.
  • Live Music.
  • Salsa & Merengue Clubs.
  • Folkloric Ballet performances and much more.

SHOPPING:

Locally produced items - Black cora seashells & conch jewelry Basketry, hammocks, huipils (Mayan dresses), embroidery & wood carving. Approximately 30% off stateside prices for duty free items like perfumes, jewelry, imported clothes and crystal

SIGHTSEEING:

Near the world famous Mayan ruins of Chichen-Itza and Tulum. "Caribbean Night" cultural program. Folkloric Ballet. Pirate Night show on a boat from Cancun to Isla de Mujeres & return. Bullfights. Beaches. Archaeological areas El Rey & San Miguelito.

SPORTS:

Activities:
Golf. Gym. Deep sea fishing. Tennis. Scuba Diving. Jogging. Aerobics. All type of Watersports.

Spectator sports:

  • Soccer.
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Volleyball

CALENDAR EVENTS:

February: Cancun Carnival Groups of people in fancy dresses, allegoric cars, parades, music & dances. Windsurfing, mixed regattas.
May: Cancun Jazz Festival
October: Cancun Travel Mart.
November: Movie Festival

TRANSPORTATION:

Driving is on right hand side of road. Rentals available include - Cars, mopeds & bicycles. Local services - Air, bus & ferry.


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