One of the Caribbean’s top destinations, Cancun is a phenomenon more than it is simply a destination. Known for amazing beaches and a great party scene, however, Cancun doesn’t get the credit it deserves for all that it has to offer.
When packing your bags, we strongly suggest you make sure you have some snorkeling or diving gear – Cancun is full of amazingly beautiful cenotes, or natural freshwater wells that can contain fantastic caves or caverns ripe for exploration. Learn about Mexico’s fascinating and unique wildlife at its natural parks or its rich Mayan history and heritage at a national museum or archaeological site. Cancun is also not far some islands which may not be on your bucket list but are still gorgeous and worth a visit all the same. If you’re considering a visit to the beautiful city of Cancun and its surrounding area, you should definitely consider discovering these 21 hidden gems.