Cancun Tours, Sightseeing and Attractions

Cancun, or as it is sometimes called “The Glistening City”, is one of the most delightful places to visit in the world. People come to the area not only because of its lovely beaches and weather, but also because of the city's many historic sites. Next time you visit Cancun, Mexico as a tourist there are some must see attractions in Cancun you won't want to miss.

One of the top spots for local people and tourists to visit alike in Cancun is the beach. There are a number of beaches, each of which offers its own unique attractions. You could go to Playa Delfines, for example, to enjoy people watching while lounging in the warm sun. You could also head to Forum Beach Cancun, one of the best beaches for swimming and enjoying water sports. If you like a less hectic beach, you'll want to pick up a map and head to Playa Linda.

There are other Cancun activities as well that involve water, but not a trip to the beach. You could go to the Interactive Aquarium to feed the sharks and swim with dolphins. If you enjoy water adventure thrills, you'll want to be sure to head to Wet'n Wild Cancun to ride one of the their many invigorating rides.

Those interested in learning more about the history of Cancun also have their choice of Cancun excursions. You could go to the Iglesia de Cristo Rey, a beautiful church in the center of the city that has a long and varied history. If you are interested in learning about the Mayans who once lived in the area, you also have your choice of Cancun tours to various Mayan ruins. Some of the most famous Mayan ruins to be found in Cancun are the El Rey Ruins and on Tulum Avenue. Visiting these sites is truly a once in a lifetime experience.

From shopping on Avenida Kukulkan over stopping at Playa Tortugas to enjoying the many restaurants, cafes and bars, there are endless things to do in Cancun to keep you and your traveling companions entertained.
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