While planning a wedding tends to be stressful for the future newlyweds, looking forward to a honeymoon in an exciting destination can help put those meltdowns on the way to the altar into perspective when you remember the two of you will be enjoying carefree time alone soon enough! Preparing for a trip to a gorgeous place like Cancun for your honyemoon might help you focus on the positive (photoready beaches, direct flights, beautiful hotels, tons of activities and places to see) instead of the tedious (seating arrangements, overbearing family members, tablecloth choices). Remember, there is light at the end of the wedding tunnel: your honeymoon! Take a look at some of the top reasons to make Cancun your honeymoon destination.
Spectacular beaches, selfie-ready
Mexico’s Caribbean coast, which features some of the world’s most stunning beaches, is the perfect destination for a romantic honeymoon, and a honeymoon in Cancun is just the ticket! Allow yourselves to get caught up in the relaxing bounty of nature while enjoying the sumptuous white sand and crystal clear turquoise water seemingly everywhere you look, and take advantage of this perfect backdrop with some photos because there’s nothing like the glow of sun-kissed newlyweds! However you decide to spend your beach time, whether snorkeling just offshore to explore the bountiful activity below the water’s surface or making a date with your new spouse and some frosty drinks on a hammock built for two, make sure you take time to deepen your bond together.
While it may be tempting to lounge your honeymoon away with your sweetie, any trip to the Cancun area should include some exploring. Touring at least one of the surrounding ancient Mayan cities to see the remnants of their sophisticated society provides a fascinating glimpse into the past of the area. Whether you visit Chichen Itza (a UNESCO world heritage site) to see the El Castillo pyramid which portrays the Mayan calendar in stone, view the seaside ruins of Tulum which are well-known for their dramatic cliff-top location which showcases breathtaking views, climb the tallest Mayan pyramid on the Yucatan peninsula as you explore the jungle setting of Coba, or check out 47 structures ancient stone structures and religious temples at the El Rey ruins, you will experience a whole new world together on your honeymoon in Cancun. Taking a romantic cruise or boat tour is another fantastic activity that will encourage fun with one another, whether you want to sightsee, take in the sunset from a sailboat, go fishing or enjoy a dinner show on the high seas, you’ll find something that will suit your travel personalities or even push you to try something new.
Direct flights & amazing hotel choices
Due to the fact that Cancun is one of the most sought after destinations in the world, there is a multitude of available flights. This can mean a couple of great things: first off, with so many airlines competing for your business, pricing is generally very good for flights for your honeymoon in Cancun; secondly, because it is such a popular spot, there are many direct flights available, which in turn means less jet lag and more time for you to enjoy all of the spectacular Cancun-style fun you can handle. Another plus to visiting the area is the vast array of lodging to choose from, including many all-inclusive 5-star hotels. Be sure to check for special discounts or packages for newlyweds!
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