Once a picturesque fishermen village, today Puerto Morelos has developed into a must-see Caribbean destination that keeps its charming soul and peaceful ambiance by the ocean turquoise waters that captivate the free spirit travelers.
Only 20 minutes from Cancun International Airport, Puerto Morelos beaches hold the second largest coral reef of the world, home for thousands of marine species and overwhelming underwater landscapes, always enjoyable for snorkelers and divers. Many local restaurants too, offer the catch of the day and fresh seafood to be tasted by the seashore with a delightful warm breeze and a laid-back vibe.
A crocodile farm, a magnificent botanical garden, theme parks, natural sinkholes, eco adventure tours are some of Puerto Morelos attractions. Playa del Carmen and Tulum are also nearby destinations that you should visit.
Avant-garde and luxury resorts, like Grand Residences Riviera Cancun, recently ranked #2 on the Top 25 Luxury Resorts of Mexico by TripAdvisor, are available to complement your Puerto Morelos vacations with an array of world-class amenities and services.
Puerto Morelos Travel Tips
Visit the largest botanical garden in Mexico "Dr. Alfredo Barrera Marín", with over 60 hectares of jungle and endemic species.
The shallow waters of Puerto Morelos beaches are perfect for kids. Take them to build castles in the sand or fly a kite.
If you have an adventurous soul and love diving or snorkeling, don't miss the Cenotes route (a network of underground rivers and natural sinkholes).
Change some of your money into Mexican pesos for tips and souvenirs.
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