There are lots of places to stay in Cancun, with more and more hotels being completed every year. One of the newest areas is Playa Mujeres; but where is Playa Mujeres? And what are the things to do there? Playa Mujeres is an area located in the north of Cancun, close to Puerto Juarez. Offering direct access to picturesque Isla Mujeres, it is a strategic place to stay on Mexico’s Caribbean coast.
Whether you choose to stay at the Secrets Playa Mujeres, Dreams Playa Mujeres, or another hotel nearby, you’ll want to pay attention to the things to do near Playa Mujeres below:
Luxury Sailing to Isla Mujeres
Discover paradise on this day out, which takes you on a luxury catamaran to the picturesque island of Isla Mujeres. Enjoy incredible views of the crystalline waters of the Caribbean, and make the most of a stop to snorkel and see the fabulous life beneath the surface. The island is renowned for its incredible coral reefs and varied marine life, making it an ideal spot to unwind.
And once you get to the island, you can explore it at your own pace. Don’t pass up the chance to visit stunning Playa Norte beach, Garrafon Natural Reef Park, and the fabulous lighthouse. The sculpture park at the southernmost point of the island is also particularly attractive. It is the first place to be touched by the sun in Mexico and offers incredible views of the Cancun Hotel Zone.
Have fun on the way back and savor a delicious gourmet meal and open bar. Take in the breathtaking views as you look back on an unforgettable day near Playa Mujeres.
Supreme Delphinus Experience in Playa Mujeres
Swimming with dolphins is a unique and unforgettable experience, especially in a private group. Enjoy 45 minutes in the water with two of these friendly marine mammals after your 15-minute safety briefing.
The dolphin swim starts with a small introduction to your new friends, including an affectionate kiss and a hug. The fun really starts when you experience the adrenaline rush of the foot push activity, which is where the dolphins push your feet with their noses and power you through the water, taking you from lying face down to standing up in seconds!
Professionals take photos of you throughout the swim, making for great souvenirs of a truly memorable day.
Snorkel in MUSA
See something unique and incredible during your vacation in Playa Mujeres with this tour. Enjoy a relaxing boat ride to Isla Mujeres and make the most of your time snorkeling in the transparent waters of the Caribbean Sea. The tour takes you to MUSA (the Underwater Museum of Art) and allows you to admire impressive underwater sculptures that have gradually helped the reef grow. Admire human forms, a car, and other statues all surrounded by colorful coral and shoals of fish.
Where is Playa Mujeres? It’s where breathtaking activities await!
In conclusion, Playa Mujeres is a great place to stay. It has a direct connection to Isla Mujeres, high-quality resorts, and fabulous views of both the island and the Cancun Hotel Zone. Whether you’ve booked your stay in Secrets Playa Mujeres or Dreams Playa Mujeres, or you’re planning to, don’t wait any longer. Concrete your next vacation in Playa Mujeres!
By: Andrew Birch Andrew Birch is a freelance writer born in Great Britain and living in central Mexico.