Cancun Honeymoon

Romantic Honeymoon Destination in Mexico


Ah, the honeymoon! A Cancun honeymoon is often the best part of the wedding. Let’s face it, all the pressure’s off, you’re off on the vacation of a life time, with one that you adore, with nothing more to do than to relax. The two you have chosen Cancun for its white sandy beaches, but there is far more to Cancun than you would expect.

When to go and where to stay on you Cancun honeymoon

Look at the resorts on the Mexico’s Caribbean island paradise of Cancun. Many of them offer airfare to and from Mexico and cater to couples, especially from Christmas until the day after Easter, which the “off season”.

If you are looking to stay on the beach during your Cancun honeymoon, there is the The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun. Offering a spa, private health club and its signature luxurious rooms, the Ritz-Carlton is as always the premier hotel in Cancun on which you can depend.

The Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel is perfect for a honeymoon destination in Mexico -- catering especially to couples is on the beach, complete with a beach side pool and a swim up poolside bar. You can’t get any closer to the water for sun and fun together.

While not on the beach, the Sina Suites offers a kitchenette and a sitting room in its rooms and offer beautiful views of the Bojorquez Lagoon and is near the downtown area, close great shopping and the inexpensive restaurants that offer fantastic food.

Cancun Vacation Packages

Or go for a Cancun package with everything included in one convenient price: - Enhanced accommodations: ocean view, deluxe rooms, Gourmet dining throughout the day with full open bar, Land & Water sports including tennis, windsurfing, trapeze and more.

Very often you can catch some great promotion at Club Med. Check out their Deals for Couples

There are plenty of other Mexico vacation packages and honeymoon vacation packages to choose from but its difficult to match Club Med especially if you are looking for quality and a variety of activities.

Romantic things to do on Cancun honeymoon

A romantic Cancun vacation is known for unbelievable shopping and food. In Ciudad Cancun (the downtown area) you can find inexpensive restaurants, and shop to your hearts content, walking down the Avienda Tulum.


If you haven’t finished your shopping, you can visit local air conditioned malls that accept American dollars. Another great shopping honeymoon destination in Mexico is Coral Negro, just the right spot for an evening stroll, where you can find beautiful Mexican silver to take home and remember your Cancun honeymoon. Remember to look for the .925 stamp, the hallmark of true sterling silver. A bride can leave Mexico with a wardrobe of silver jewelry for practically nothing if she bargains well. Don’t forget that the duty free allowance is six hundred dollars per couple. For more things to do on your honeymoon check out our romantic honeymoon ideas.


Honeymoon in Mexico romantic trips

On a Cancun vacation you can take tours of the old Maya ruins just outside of town at El Rey or at El Meco as well as the famous Chichen Itza. At El Rey, be sure to check out the largest iguana colony in the world. While you are checking out the local ecology, you can book tours to swim with whale sharks and dolphins or go to see baby sea turtles too. Or there’s always scuba diving and snorkeling off the reefs, which is fantastic and incredibly pretty.

Feeling the heat yet? How about the water park at Xcaret? This wonderful park, forty miles south of Cancun proper features an underground river that runs over sixteen hundred feet and a chance to actually swim with the dolphins.

Golf honeymoon destination in Mexico

Because of the beautiful weather in Cancun, golfing and tennis are always on the to do list on a Cancun vacation.

Many of the resorts have their own championship golf courses. These same resorts often offer spas with all the best treatments, What are a way to pamper each other in glorious luxury. Whether it’s just a manicure or an all day experience, what better way to spend some down time?

The nightlife in Cancun is epic. You can dance the night away in its dance clubs. There are clubs that offer everything from reggae to salsa to disco. Even Planet Hollywood is now in Cancun. The Cortjio Flamingo offers a dinner and folklorico ballet package that shouldn’t be missed.


Getting around on your Cancun honeymoon

While you might be tempted to either rent a car or take a cab, it’s actually better to use the local public transportation system if only for the air conditioning. Remember, you are in the tropics. It’s warm and humid. Also taxis can be expensive. Locals can get cabs for about half of what tourists will pay, not to mention it’s cheaper to hail a cab from one of the less expensive hotels. However the buses on the other hand, run twenty four hours a day all over the city for one low price.

Food and Cancun honeymoon

If you are into great food, Cancun offers a blending of Cajun, Creole and Caribbean as well as Mayan and Mexican. This is not your Grandmother’s Mexican, however, this is Mexican with a more Spanish flair, easy on the peppers and heavy on the fresh seafood.

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