Located on the shores of the Caribbean Sea, Cancun’s incredible climate and distinct natural beauty make it one of Mexico’s best regions to visit at any time of the year. The city offers a perfect blend of stunning beaches, vibrant nightlife and unique cultural experiences; making it an ideal destination for both couples and families alike. In fact, there are few places on Earth where you can dive among coral reefs in the morning before heading out to explore ancient temples in the afternoon.
Cancun’s array of ivory coloured beaches stretch for miles along the Yucatan coast, so you’ll never struggle to find a perfect spot on the sand. There are also plenty of day trip options on offer for those wishing to explore the city’s famous flea markets, the towering structures at Chichen Itza or the fascinating ruins at Tulum.
Find your ideal accommodation on holiday in Cancun
There’s no question that Cancun’s hotel and resort scene is the most developed in all of Mexico. From quaint beachfront apartments to huge 5-star complexes, you’ll be sure to find the perfect accommodation to suit your specific taste and budget. Of course, we can help you relax and sink into enjoying your holiday by finding the best options for you.
At Hayes & Jarvis, we’ve been helping people plan their dream holidays to Cancun for decades. This experience and local knowledge of the Yucatan region is what sets us apart from other travel agents. Get in touch with one of our Cancun holiday experts today to discuss your options, or read more below.
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Browse a selection of our most popular Cancun holidays. We can also tailor any specific elements to suit your particular tastes.
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Browse our favourite Cancun hotels below. Let us know if you’ve spotted somewhere else you’d like to stay and we can work this into your Cancun holiday package.
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“Although it’s true that a trip to Cancun can be planned at any time of the year, it’s worth bearing in mind that certain months are likely to be hotter, or indeed wetter, than others. May – November is generally when temperatures are at their highest (low 30s), whereas September and October generally see more rain.”
“Cancun’s unique location means you have the option to plan a few memorable day trips to different islands and historical sites. History lovers won’t want to miss the chance to visit Chichen Itza – an iconic stone pyramid complex built during the Mayan civilisation.”
"Cancun is in a perfect location to venture off to see the Mayan city of Chichen Itza. Pack a camera and head off on our excursion to learn all about the Mayan civilisation".
Carnaval de Cancun
Similar to the street carnivals of Mardi Gras in New Orleans, the Mexican ‘Carnaval’ is a five day celebration that takes place every year in February. Expect plenty of food, music, floats and incredible costumes.
Riviera Maya Jazz Festival
As one of the world’s leading jazz festivals, Riviera Maya brings in incredible musical talents on a yearly basis, usually around November time.
Cancun International Film Festival
The Cancun International Film Festival also takes place at various locations across the city in November and puts a strong emphasis on celebrating international and Latin American films.
The OHL Classic
Fans of golf may want to plan their trip around the annual OHL Classic at Mayakoba, near Playa del Carmen, for a chance to watch some of the world’s best players in action.
Inception Music Festival
Inception is Cancun’s most famous Spring Break festival, taking place over the course of 30 days around March / April.
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