Cancun, Mexico for School-Age Kids
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- At a Glance
Don't think Cancun is just a Spring Break destination for college-aged kids. Tourists of all ages abound and there's something for everyone in the family in Cancun: jungles to explore, dolphins to swim with, beaches to lie on, as well as snorkeling, kayaking, ziplining, and so many activities to choose from you won't be sure where to start (don't worry, we'll help!)
Suggested Trip Plan for School-Age Kids
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- Day 3
There's something magical about these always-smiling highly intelligent marine mammals and Dolphin Discovery (which has four locations throughout Mexico) that lets you and your children get up close and personal to a dolphin....
With a two-story shark tank filled with bull sharks, nurse sharks, lemon sharks, brown sharks, and black tip sharks (that makes you a little nervous to stand in front of); and exotic fish running in tubes throughout the place; this interactive aquarium is...
Science & Nature Museum
Live Music Venue
This 18-acre water park is a great place to splash and cool off in its maze of thrilling water slides, enormous wave pool and an underwater jungles gym. The admission price also includes all the food you can eat, including drinks....
Live Music Venue
With four specialty restaurants, a Kids Club offering day-long activities and special events (like a sand castle competition and cooking classes with a chef trained in San Sebastian, Spain), this is not your grandmother's Marriott....
Hotel / Motel
Locals and tourists rub shoulders at this charming Mexican restaurant in downtown Cancun. The nightly live music and elaborate décor draws crowds, as does the moderately priced menu....
A high-concept, fast-paced, exciting restaurant with huge TV screens covering the walls and fountains of bubbling chocolate brought to your table, Chocolate City is an unforgettable experience....
Ice Cream / Yogurt
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Ancient Ruins and Laid-Back Beaches South of the BorderA Family Vacation in Cancun, MEXICO with School-Age Kids
1.Xcaret Attraction Park and ZooXcaret Attraction Park and Zoo
Km 282, (Xcaret Information Center: Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 9., Cancun Hotel Zone)
Puerto Juarez, Mexico
+52 (984) 871 5200
2.Mayan Ruins at Chichen ItzaMayan Ruins at Chichen Itza
250 Km (156 miles) west of Cozumel (Yucatan Peninsula)
+52 (55) 55 53 3822
3.Dolphin Discovery at Isla MujeresDolphin Discovery at Isla Mujeres
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 5.5 Playa Langosta, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mjueres, Mexico
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