Cozumel

Cozumel, Mexican CaribbeanNothing more beautiful than a visit to the legendary southeastern Mexico and Caribbean Sea for an incredible holiday . About fifty kilometers from Cancun is the island of soft white sand and turquoise water, archaeological sites and ecotourism parks. The crystal clear waters and green-blue horizons captivate scuba divers for its rich coral reefs, Cozumel make one of the most powerful of the Mexican southeast. First point in the geographic of Mexico to receive sunlight every new day, still retains from its beginnings as human settlement around 300 BC, a particular atmosphere for both your visitors and the people who inhabit it. The cozumel culture is now very peculiar, its a unique lifestyle with strong roots from its settlers.

Thins to do in Cozumel

Chankanaab Park

Chankanaab Park

 Chakanaab Park acquired itsname from the Chankanaab lagoon whose meaning in Mayan dialectis “small sea” is a world-renowned ecosystem and...

Cozumel Beaches

Cozumel Beaches

In Cozumel there are beautiful beaches with a spectacular blue sea. There are well-known beaches in certain specific areas of the island. It is recomended...

Museum of Cozumel

Museum of Cozumel

The Museun of the Island is located at the main street in San Miguel, Cozumel. Museum displays in its four halls the history and present of Cozumel Island, through dioramas, sculptures...

Punta Sur in Cozumel

Punta Sur

The Ecological Reserve Punta Sur Park encompasses an outstanding variety of natural landscapes. It is extended for more than one hundred hectares; lagoon environment prevails...

San Gervasio Mayan Ruins

San Gervasio Mayan Ruins

San Gervasio was a sanctuary of the Mayan goddess of fertility "Ixchel" and pilgrimage center of the Maya who came to worship. There is another Maya ruin in "The Cedral"

Diving in Cozumel

Diving in Cozumel

Explore the depths through the tunnels in Colombia. Drift along the wall edge. Wave through the tremendous coral heads beginning from 60 ft to 100 ft and more to reach within 30 ft of the surface.

More About Cozumel

The Cozumel people have known sacrifice with honor the original urban physiognomy of the island, modifying it to make way for progress involved with other cultures sharing the beauty of the town, their wild nature and unique color of its surrounding waters with those by sea air and come to know her and have her for a few days.

One of his greatest privileges is to give them shelter in the largest reef system in the Americas, the Mesoamerican Reef makes the dream of any diver because in these reefs home found more than 250 species of tropical fish including fish Queen and angel toadfish not seen anywhere else in the world, sea turtles, and an endless variety of marine species, which are exhibited also curious for those who prefer to enjoy snorkeling unexplored depths. All along the coast of the island offers white sand beaches and turquoise sea of great beauty. There hotel areas North Beach and the South Zone and has several resorts scattered along the coast.

Chankanaab Lagoon located south of the town is a body of water connected by an underground tunnel to the sea where it can be seen as a natural aquarium marine fauna and flora; around the lagoon is a botanical garden with representative vegetation the region and on the coast which is about 100 meters from the lake, there are coral reefs and underwater statue of a virgin. It is listed as a protected area. Xel-Ha, Located on the main land in the peninsula, is a natural lagoon of exceptional beauty for the variety of flora and fauna that can be observed in addition to the archaeological ruins of the Mayan culture. It can be considered the largest natural aquarium in the world. It has shops, restaurants and a maritime museum.

 

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