Yucatan Peninsula Travel Guide and Vacation Rentals

Destinations you won’t want to miss in the Yucatán Peninsula

The Yucatan Peninsula offers a great variety of attractions that, without a doubt, have been positioned in the taste of national and foreign tourists. Its great diversity of beaches, archaeological sites and the different ecotourism activities that you can enjoy in this region of Mexico, make it a complete destination to visit.


Cancun: This place is the most visited in all of Mexico. Here you can find paradisiacal beaches that will undoubtedly make you forget the life you left behind for a few days. It has a large hotel zone, more than 35 kilometers long, where you can stay according to your needs and budget during your vacation.

Holbox: This island is one of the favorites of many visitors. Swimming with whale sharks is the main attraction in Holbox, besides total relaxation. Its sandy streets, car-free island, rustic hotels, and excellent cuisine make it an unforgettable place for lovers of adventure.

Chichen Itzá: The spring equinox will be an excellent opportunity to appreciate going down to Kululkan from the highest pyramid of Chichen, also one of the Seven New Wonders of the World, the only one in Mexico. Crafts, history and gastronomy will undoubtedly be an excellent experience for you and your family.

Tulum: What was once considered a small transition town to Playa del Carmen, is now one of the most important tourist centers of Quintana Roo. Its beaches, its hotels and a large number of activities mark it as a destination that must be on the agenda. From here you can enter one of the most beautiful and protected reserves: Sian Ka’an

Mérida: Known as the White City, it is a destination that you definitely have to visit. Every day you will find free activities in its historic center, in addition, its cuisine and colonial mansions in Paseo de Montejo further enhance the beauty of this city. Near Mérida, you can enjoy some beaches and cenotes to find relief from the heat during your stay.

Campeche: The walled city is one of the destinations that will offer you history and adventure. Here you can visit different forts that served to defend this city. In addition, you can visit the largest protected natural reserve in Mexico: Calakmul.

Cozumel: The “Island of the Swallows” is famous for its beaches and possess the second largest reef in the world, second only to that of Australia. Here you can enjoy different activities such as snorkeling, diving, nightclubs, tours of its boardwalk and much more.

Playa del Carmen: This place is a reference when it comes to fashion and department stores. Here you can enjoy the emblematic 5th Avenue where you will find a wide variety of fashion and beauty shops. However, you can also enjoy the best restaurants to satisfy your cravings.

Isla Mujeres: This island is located off the coast of Cancun. Here you can enjoy a unique underwater museum. Its beaches are also considered among the most beautiful in Mexico.