Cancun is a notoriously fun, historic city with lots of activities to make for an adventure-seekers paradise. From snorkeling and parasailing to ziplining through the jungle to guided day-trip tours to Tulum and more, there's no shortage of fun things to do in Cancun. Experience Cancun the way you want to – whether you’re traveling with kids, planning a quick weekend itinerary, visiting a friend, traveling for business, or going solo, our Cancun experts have put together helpful guides, outlined in this post, to help you make the most of your trip and ensure you have a blast in Cancun – it’s an amazing destination.

What are some popular attractions to visit?

These are just a few. Want more fun ideas for things to do in Cancun? Head over here for more Cancun attractions to see during your trip.

How long are you visiting?

Depending on how long you are planning to visit, these sample itineraries are designed to showcase a number of most popular things to do in the city. From popular attractions to iconic landmarks, these suggestions will help you have fun filled days of sightseeing.

When are you visiting?

Cancun is amazing year-round, but the weather and season will definitely have an impact on your itinerary. Be sure to make the most of any seasonal events.

Who are you visiting with?

No matter who you're traveling with, there are a ton of fun things to do in Cancun, particularly for families. We've put together a list of top attractions and activities geared towards young kids to help you plan your family vacation.

What type of activities interest you?

What parts of Cancun are you visiting?

Explore Cancun by neighborhood to make the most of your time sightseeing. We’ve highlighted a handful of top attractions and places to see by neighborhood in Cancun so you can maximize your time in each location.

Share your adventure with us!

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