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Things to See and Do During Your Cancun Vacation – A 2020 Travel Guide

There’s absolutely no doubt in the fact that Cancun is one of the best cities in the world. And if you are here right now, it looks like you are planning to pay a visit to Cancun, but you just want to be sure that this is the right travel spot for you.


Well, if that is the case and if you are here today to learn about Cancun, then yes, you’ve landed in the right place. 


For starters, you should take some time off from your tough work routine and other daily chores. It’s important because if you start living in a constant state of stress, it will affect your health to a whole other level.


Now, if that’s the last thing on Earth that you want for yourself, then take a break, pack your bags, book your tickets, and head to Cancun right away. 


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It’s a beautiful day by the beach at Xcaret Park


Cancun is like paradise on Earth, and almost everyone agrees to this. The sand here is white, and it looks like powdered sugar, the lakes and the oceans here have blue and pure water, and then there are colorful buildings that will definitely make a good spot for your Instagram pictures. 


Speaking of which, here are some of the best things to do in Cancun to enjoy this trip to the fullest;


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The aviary at Xcaret Park


A Travel Guide to Your Cancun Vacation

Chichén Itzá All-Inclusive with Cenote Hubiku and Valladolid


If you are interested in archeology and would love to explore the Yucatan treasure with an all-inclusive exploration day, then this is a must thing to do in Cancun for you. We can bet on the fact that you are going to love this place and the best part is that the tickets aren’t that expensive so you can easily afford them.


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Chichén Itzá


You should book one online right away after you are done reading about the Official Cancun Airport Transportation.


Isla Mujeres Catamaran Tour


Head to the charming Isla Mujeres for a full day catamaran adventure. You will be able to enjoy swimming, snorkeling, and all of the water adventures that you are excited about. The best part about this Island is that it has a small market of its own and you can always buy things or do some window shopping while you visit.


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Isla Mujeres


If money is not an issue for you, you should try the private beach club dinner at night or an open bar on the boat. People usually opt for a buffet on the boat when traveling to Cancun’s best adored Island.


Xcaret Park Tickets


Want to soak up some sun in a park? Well, if yes, then head to the Xcaret Park and enjoy your day there with your friends and family. It’s basically a family themed park that’s all about the Mexican tradition, heritage and culture.


So, if you’ve got kids with you, take them to this park and enjoy the best time with them.


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The costuming at Xcaret is awesome as Mayan villagers led us to the dinner show.


The best part is that in this park, you’ll be able to enjoy different cultural activities, performances and there’s always some finger-licking good food available here too. Our suggestion here for you is to book the tickets for the Mexico Espectacular, which is a famous, dynamic show with more than 300 performers showcasing culture and heritage from all over Mexico. 




These are some of the best things to do during your Cancun vacation, but the list doesn’t end here. If you search more, you’ll find hundreds of other things to do here, and no matter what it is, we know you’ll enjoy your trip because Cancun is famous for being one of the most tourist friendly spots in the world.

Christa Thompson

Christa Thompson is the Founder and Chief Editor of The Fairytale Traveler. She started traveling the world in 2003 when she attended a summer abroad study at the University of Cambridge in England. Since then, her wanderlust has been fierce. Her three passions in life are her son, traveling, and being creative. The Fairytale Traveler brand gives Christa the opportunity to do all of these things and to live intentionally every day. "It's never too late to believe in what you love and to pursue your dreams." -Christa Thompson

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