Cancun, Mexico for Pre-Teens & Teens
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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 Pre-Teens & Teens
- Day 1
- Day 2
- Day 3
Located on Isla Mujeres (which is 4.5 miles by boat from Cancun) and run by Dolphin Discovery, Garrafon Park is a nature park where you can snorkel among sting rays and exotic fish, kayak, and try a zip line....
Although there's so much to do and explore in Cancun (without even leaving your hotel!) that the idea of traveling two hours outside the city might not be immediately appealing, you do not want to miss going to the Mayan ruins at Chichen Itza....
While the beach outside your hotel may be all you need, Playa Caracol (Snail Beach) is close to restaurants and its sapphire blue waters remain calm even when the waves pick up at other beaches....
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 Pre-Teens & Teens
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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