Are you wanting to experience beauty, excitement, nature, and more? Well, you can get that when you visit the tiny island of Cozumel, which is known for having the heart and soul of Mexico and the Caribbean. You can get to the island by hopping a ferry from Cancun.
Day Trip from Cancun to Cozumel
Cancun is known for its beaches and reefs, but you won’t believe the beaches and reefs until you see it at Cozumel. Cozumel’s atmosphere is a bit different than that of Cancun as you will experience a combination of an Afro-Latino flair and excitement in Cozumel. Cozumel is known worldwide for its natural habitat and beauty, and though the beaches are superb, there is so much more to see and do in Cozumel.
The island is blanketed in lush trees and forest, and has been known to be Mexico’s paradise island. Cozumel is home to a vast variety of marine and wildlife along with breathtaking lagoons and sunsets. The beauty comes alive in Cozumel. Nature hikes is a favorite thing to do by visitors and locals, because you can do some birdwatching at the same time. Cozumel is an excellent little island to visit off of Cancun.
The island of Cozumel is quite small, but there is so many things to see and do, and the great thing is you can do it in just one afternoon. Divers will be in paradise here, because the island is ranked in the top 5 diving locations in the world. Divers can experience tropical and endangered fish and turtles, coral reefs, and an underwater show and adventure. The ocean water is unbelievably clear, and has the best visibility in the country, and this is why our ocean waters are perfect for snorkeling.
Are you a land lover? If you are, then don’t worry, because there is plenty to do on land. Cozumel is known for having the best trails and ruins in Mexico. Tourists can get a glimpse into the history and culture of Mexico by visiting the Discover Mexico exhibit, then drive over to the San Gervasio Ruins or the El Cedral where ancient Mayan artifacts can be seen. If you would like to experience nature at its fullest, then the Botanical Garden Trail is the spot, because there are over 350 species of plants just on the trail.
As you can see Cozumel is an exciting and exceptional tiny island that has so much to offer. Make Cozumel part of your next vacation to Cancun, Mexico.