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Cancun (Spanish pronunciation: [kan-kun]) is a coastal city in Mexico's easternmost state, Quintana Roo ([kwen tahnah row]), on the Yucatan Peninsula.
Cancun is located on the Yucatan Channel that separates Mexico from the island of Cuba in the Greater Antilles. The Cancun region is also known as the Mexican Caribbean.
Cancun's Fast Facts
City name: Cancun
Coordinates: 21, 09, 38, N - 86 50 51, W / 21.16056N - 86.8475W / 21.16056; -86.8475
Population (2007): 572,973
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Currency: Mexican peso
Cancun has a tropical climate, specifically a tropical wet and dry climate, with little temperature differences between seasons, but pronounced rainy seasons. The city is warm year-round, and moderated by onshore trade winds, with an annual mean temperature of 80.8 F.
Annual rainfall is around 1,340 millimetres (52.8 in), falling on 115 days per year. More temperate conditions occur from November to February with occasional refreshing northerly breezes, it is drier and becomes hotter in March and April. It is hottest from May to September, due to proximity to the Caribbean and Gulf humidity is high the year round, especially so during hurricane season (averages close to 70% on rainfree days). The hotel zone juts into the Caribbean Sea, it is surrounded by ocean therefore daytime temperatures are around 1-2C less and windspeeds are higher than at the airport located some distance inland.
- There are about 140 hotels in Cancun with more than 24,000 rooms and 380 restaurants.
- Six million visitors arrive each year in an average of 190 flights daily. The 60% of those flights come straight from the USA.
- Great weather the 83% of the year.
- Sand is made of white coral...never hot to the touch and super soft
- Caribbean has 7-different colors of tourquoise
The Hotel Zone of Cancun is shaped like a 7 with bridges on each end connecting to the mainland. The Hotel Zone offers a broad range of accommodations, ranging from relatively inexpensive motel-style facilities in the older section closest to the mainland, to high-priced luxury hotels in the later sections, great malls, theme parks and swimming with dolphins activity.
On the opposite side of the island from the Caribbean Sea is the Nichupte Lagoon, which is used for boating excursions and jet-ski jungle tours.
Cancun is also the gateway to the Riviera Maya, and within 1 hour drive you can get to see numerous archaeological sites, as Cobá, Chichen Itza and Tulum, the many cenotes (subteranean clear water rivers where you can swim or dive), charming towns as Playa del Carmen and theme parks such as Xcaret Eco Park, Xel-Ha and Xplor.
Close by in the Riviera Maya and the Grand Costa Maya, there are sites such as Coba and Muyil (Riviera) the small Pole (now Xcaret), and Kohunlich, Kinichná, Dzibanché, Oxtankah, Tulum, and Chacchoben, in the south of the state. Chichen Itzá is in the neighboring state of Yucatan.
Closest archeology attractions:
Chichen-Itza (New 7 wonder of the world!), Tulum, Coba, Uxmal, Palenque, El Meco, El Rey, Dzibilchaltun, Ek-Balam, Kabah, Kohunlich, Labná, El Cerrito, Punta Laguna, El Cedral, Muyil / Chanyaxche, Sayil etc.
Cancun is a SAFE city for tourists and locals, read more here.
Cancun people are very friendly, most of them speaks english.
Cancun International Airport is one of the busiest in latin America, receiving close to 150 daily straight flights from other countries such as: United States and Canada. We also have straigh flights from places such as Amsterdam, Milan, Paris, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, London, Dublin, Rome, Frankfurt and Madrid are also available.
Closest National Parks:
Nohoch Jungle, Tulum National Park, Siankahan Biosphere, Loma Bonita, Contoy Island, Celestum, Delphinus, Punta Sam, Isla Mujeres Park, Nizuc Park, Petempich Bay National Park, Xcaret, Xel-Ha, Yalku Lagoon, among others.
Cancun's Cenotes are natural mineral water pools carrying water from subterranean rivers. You can dive or swim in them. (Cenotes within 1 hr drive: Casa, Taj, Dzitnup, Gran Cenote, Calavera, Dos Ojos, Cristal, Azul, etc)
Contoy Island, Isla Mujeres, Cozumel, Holbox.
Acquiring the smile of your dreams or a "Hollywood Smile" as we call it, is really possible with a combination of several of our Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry procedures such as Dental Implants, Porcelain Veneers, Porcelain Crowns & Bridges or Snap-On Dentures, all done while you enjoy beautiful Cancun!
Dramatic results and amazing savings can be accomplished in a relatively small amount of time while you enjoy a perfect Mexico Dental Vacation and save up to 70% compared of all cosmetic dentistry procedures you get quote back home. Your COMPLETE SMILE MAKEOVER can be completed in just 8 days!.