Cancun is the perfect destination to travel solo and with your family or friends. Here you will come across all sorts of holidaymakers such as honeymooners, backpackers, solo travelers, small groups, and everyone in between. However, it is indeed a great travel option for those who want to go on their own.
Traveling solo to Cancun is a great idea as you discover yourself and make efforts to meet more people when traveling alone. Traveling alone here is a lot easier than you think and there is a wide range of activities that suit all kinds of tourists with different budgets. How to get around Tulum? ‘Well, there are many transport options such as private taxis, local buses and rental and all depends on your budget and travel style.
Here are some fun things to do when solo in Cancun.
Adventures in Tulum
Traveling from Cancun to Tulum is very easy, and you can plan a whole day here because of the countless activities to explore and enjoy. Take photos of Daniel Popper’s sculpture, dive in one of the sinkholes or cenotes such as Gran Cenote and Carwash, or go swimming in the Caribbean. Do not forget to check out the nesting season of turtles along the coastline from May to October.
Explore Riviera Maya
Make a quick trip to the Yucatan Peninsula through Highway 307 to reach the Riviera Maya to explore the preserved ruins of an ancient city and Mayan civilization. Do not forget to visit the xplor park for some thrilling fun and adventure. Take advantage of local yoga retreats and laze around on the white-sandy beaches.
Enjoy the splendor of Cenotes
If you love the blend of adventure and nature, then head plan a Xenotes Tour. What is best about the tip is that one can plan different types of activities in the different cenotes, which could be open, closed, or semi-open. When in the Cenotes, you will have no time to get bored!
Take a jungle boat tour
If you want to drive your own speedboat across the blue waters of the sea and through the mangrove channels and explore the Nichupté lagoon, all you need to do is plan a jungle boat tour. You can be the captain of your own boat trip and can even snorkel in the reef filled with multicolored corals.
The thrill of Selvatica Aventure Park
If you are looking for some true thrill and adventure on your solo trip to Selvatica Aventure Park, then you are sure to find it at Selvatica Aventure Park. Pick from dozens of thrilling zip lines and take a muddy 4×4 ride and feel the adrenaline rush in your body. After all, that adventure, take a refreshing swim at a hidden location.
Drive your own speedboat
Get loads of adrenaline and fun, and all you need to do is take the most popular tour of a speedboat drive and snorkeling at Punta Nizuc. Once you are done, you can ride on the fastest jet ski rentals in the city. Discover the beautiful reef at Punta Nizúc on this jam-packed combo tour that is filled with thrills and adventure.
Enjoy Mexican food
Cancun will introduce you to the local and authentic Mexican cuisine. You can discover the popular joints on your own or let a guide take you around to the best spots where you can enjoy delicious Mexican foods such as Tacos, Elote, Enchiladas, Tostadas, and more. Mexican food is not to be missed, and it is as vibrant and exciting as the country’s culture. As for the top Mexican drinks, Mexican Cerveza preparade and Agua de Jamaica are not to be missed.
Have a fun-filled and safe solo trip to Cancun!