Cancun, dubbed “The Mexican Caribbean,” is located on the Yucatán Peninsula and is one of Mexico’s most popular destinations. You’ll sink your toes into white sand beaches and marvel at Maya ruins. Book your flight to Cancun with LATAM today and experience Cancun’s natural beauty while relaxing on the shores of the Caribbean Sea.
Take the time to go to Isla Contoy, home to a wide range of Mexican Caribbean seabirds. Over 150 species call this nesting place home. Explore Chichen Itza. Built by the Maya, this world-famous archeological site is Mexico’s most visited. Climb El Castillo and visit El Caracol, the observatory. Then discover the Sacred Cenote and hear the tales of the “Well of Sacrifice.” See the Interactive Aquarium of Cancun, where you can pet stingrays and swim with dolphins. Spend an afternoon lounging beside the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.
When to go to Cancun
Most passengers travel to Cancun during the months of December through April. Prices for flights and hotels drop in May through November. Weather tends to be tropical and consistent year-round, with warm sea temperatures for various water activities, though August averages as the hottest month of the year.