Caribbean Tourism

Cozumel Island

COZUMEL ISLANDS: WHAT TO SEE AND DO

DINING: Restaurants available - Local Fast food. Gourmet. International Italian. Japanese. Mediterranean. Yucatecan. Mexican. Tipping: From 10-15% Dress code: Casual, no shorts and T-shirts. NIGHTLIFE: Entertainment available includes: Discos. Cinemas. Theater. Live Music Nightclubs. Dinner/dances. SHOPPING: Locally produced items - Black Coral jewelry....

COZUMEL ISLANDS: COUNTRY PROFILE AND MAP

GEOGRAPHY: Cozumel is located 19 degrees North & 87 degrees West, 550 miles south of Miami & 12 miles off the Yucatan Peninsula. It's the largest of Mexico's islands, approximately 9 miles wide & 33 miles long. The island is part of the Quintana Roo State and has the second largest barrier reef in the world. Cozumel is a flat island, the highest...

COZUMEL ISLANDS: MONEY/ BUSINESS GUIDE

BANKS: Banca Serfin. Bancomer. Banpais. Banamex. Bital. BANKING HOURS: Monday to Friday 0900 - 1730. BUSINESS HOURS: Monday to Friday 0900-1300 & 1700-2000. PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: New Year's Day. February 5: Constitution Day. September 15: Independence Day. October 12: Columbus Day. November 20: Revolution Commemoration. December 25: Christmas Day....

COZUMEL ISLANDS: HOW TO GET THERE

AIRLINES: Aerocaribe. Aerocozumel. Mexicana Airlines. Continental Airlines. AIRPORTS: (CZM) Aeropuerto Internacional De Cozumel. Distances from downtown/main tourist areas: Downtown - 2 miles. Chankanb Lagoon - 6 miles. Marina Club Nautico - 2 miles. San Gervasio Mayan Ruins - 3 miles. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: US citizens require picture ID only. Canadian...

Cozumel Island: Cozumel, a sleepy duty-free shopping port known for superb dive sites

Cozumel, a sleepy duty-free shopping port known for superb dive sites, brilliant blue waters and sparkling white sands, is located on Mexico's east coast about 50 miles from faster paced, more citified Cancun. Two miles from the Yucatan coastline (accessible by air or ferry), Cozumel's calm leeward side is lined with resorts, beginning at its only town, San...