As the giant cruise ships of the world make their way around the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico, they stop at many different places. Each one of these places has something amazing to offer, but one that’s become a favorite port is Cozumel, which is a small island off the coast of Mexico. It’s an amazing tropical oasis, where cruise-goers can enjoy many different things.
For one, you’ll be able to get a flavor for everything that Mexico has to offer, but in miniature, when you visit the Discover Mexico Park. There are also a number of different places where you can unwind on the beach, either by swimming in pools with swim-up bars, or by simply enjoying the fine Cozumel sand. Does the idea of taking an historic tour on horseback sounds fun? Well, stayed tuned for #14 on the list!
If you’ve just booked your latest cruise, and you see that Cozumel is on the list, then get excited. It’s an amazing place, and these next 15 photographs will show you just why that’s the case. After a brief visit, it’s entirely possible that you might arrange a vacation to Cozumel just for itself.
The island of Cozumel is a popular place for cruise ships to stop, and it serves as a vacation destination in its own right.
2. Mexico in Miniature
If you’re not going to have the chance to explore the rest of Mexico, why no see much of what it has to offer in miniature at Discover Mexico Park?
3. Stingray Beach
At Stingray Beach you can strap on the scuba equipment to meet the stingrays up close.
4. Mayan Ruins
Cozumel is home to its own ruins left by the ancient Mayans. These ruins are called El Cedral.
5. Mr. Sanchos Beach Club
Looking to swim, eat and drink? You’ll be able to do all of these things at this popular Cozumel destination.
6. Paradise Beach
Trip Advisor has recognized this idyllic setting as being one of the very best beaches in the world.
7. A Beautiful Park
To gain a full appreciation for the natural beauty of Cozumel, you’ll have to visit the Faro Celerain Eco Park.
8. Plenty of Water Sports
Looking to head out onto the waves on a jet ski? In Cozumel, there’s nothing stopping you from doing that.
9. Dolphin Time
You and your family can make friends with the dolphins when you visit Dolphinaris Cozumel.
10. Spas on Spas
There is no shortage of places in Cozumel to get a relaxing message or another kind of spa treatment. Why not pop in at the Mayan Steam Lodge?
11. Go Bananas!
Just like you’d expect, there’s amazing nightlife to be found on Cozumel. Why not party the night away at a place like Coconuts Bar and Grill?
12. A Land Bridge
One of the amazing geological formations you have to check out on Cozumel is El Mirador.
Looking to sneak in a quick (or a long) 18? Then why not head over to the Cozumel Country Club for some action on the links?
14. Go on Horseback
Visitors to Cozumel frequently find time to enjoy a horseback tour of Rancho Buenavista.
15. San Miguel
No visit to the island of Cozumel would be complete without taking the time to explore the sights and sounds of the island’s central city, San Miguel.