Endless miles of white-sand beaches, stunning blue turquoise waters, thrilling jungle adventures, and historical Mayan ruins…it’s no wonder visitors keep coming back! Three regions shine brightly in this destination: Cancun, Riviera Maya, and Cozumel. And, when you travel with Apple Vacations, the World’s #1 Vacation Company to Cancun, you can rest assured knowing you’re in good hands. So, sit back, relax, and read on–you could be experiencing the Yucatán Peninsula too!
It’s lively, it’s dreamy, it’s Cancun! Visitors of all ages will find something they love: a wide range of all-inclusive resorts, shopping, dining, fantastic watersports, pulsing nightlife at Coco Bongo … and oh, that beach! If going out and exploring isn’t your thing, just grab a refreshing drink and lounge on your balcony while overlooking the sparkling turquoise sea. We won’t judge!
Retreat to an adults-oriented oasis at Sandos Cancun Lifestyle Resort. First-class services and amenities are in full-force with five restaurants, 24-hour room service, spa treatments (fee), and a fully-equipped fitness center. You can also soak in the warm Caribbean sun while playing a spirited game of tennis at one of the two full-size tennis courts that sit on top of the spa. Plus, there’s live music every day! Musicians, bands, and DJs all play with the beautiful Caribbean Sea as a backdrop.
Just south of Cancun is Riviera Maya, a natural wonder just waiting to be explored! The lush jungles provide the perfect backdrop for high-energy adventures including zip lining. Or, explore the region by high-velocity boat! Of course, the biggest attraction of this area is the mesmerizing ancient Mayan ruins. Tulum sits high above the Caribbean and provides amazing views with a cooling sea breeze. Or, head inland to Chichen Itza, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World!
Stay in chic Playa del Carmen at Grand Velas Riviera Maya! This high-end resort is relaxing and luxurious, yet family-friendly. Suites are breathtaking, with spa-like bathrooms, whirlpool tubs, and private terraces with plunge pools. The ultra-cool teens’ club (ages 13-17) and high-energy kid’s club (ages 5-12) have awesome activities. Also, the food is outstanding! Acclaimed chefs from around the world have reinvented the all-inclusive concept, with exquisite dining experiences ranging from molecular cuisine to modern French fare. If you happen to be looking for a quiet adults-only retreat, this hotel has you covered. Grand Class Suites are reserved for guests 16+ and feature a spa-like bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and rain shower, a 42” plasma TV, and WiFi.
It may be a small island, but Cozumel is big on adventure! You can take either a direct flight to the island, or transfer over by boat from Playa del Carmen. Cozumel is perhaps best known for its outstanding diving. World-famous Palancar Reef is located just three miles offshore and underwater clarity reaches up to 150 feet. Here, you will see schools of colorful fish and impressive coral formations. It’s a diver’s dream!
For a comfortable stay on the island, check out Hotel Cozumel & Resort. This hotel is only a 10-minute walk from downtown and is great for both adults and kids! In fact, on select dates in 2018, kids 11 & under Stay, Play, and Eat Free on the all-inclusive plan. Additional amenities include a large pool with Jacuzzi, Free WiFi access, and 10 handicap rooms. Of course, since you’re in Cozumel, you need to take advantage of the outstanding snorkeling. The beautiful natural reef formation is located just offshore and is perfect for diving. The Beach Club has fresh water showers, 150 lockers for gear, a private pier, and a PADI full-service center. Plus, guests receive a complimentary scuba lesson in the pool!