One of the premier beach destinations in the world, the coastal city is a paradise for water sports enthusiasts and nature lovers. From retail therapy to flea markets, Cancun offers everything in between!
Canada Jetlines uses the following terminals:
Terminal 3 | Toronto Pearson International Airport
Terminal 2 | Cancun International Airport
With its turquoise seas and white-sand beaches, the city is a magnet for thrill seekers and sun-loungers. Cancun and its 10 Blue Flag beaches boast 14 miles of shimmering white sands and an abundant Caribbean wildlife. The coastline is specked with world-class hotels and restaurants, along with a bustling nightlife.
Taxis offer several fare types to suit your travel needs. Most shuttles and buses around the Zona Hotelera and Downtown cover shopping malls, restaurants, beaches and plazas. Rental cars are available if you plan to visit Playa del Carmen, Isla Mujeres and Cozumel.
When you arrive in Cancun, ease the immigration process by filling out the Immigration Form to receive your Tourist Card. Click here to get started.
The state of Quintana Roo has enacted a new law that makes it mandatory for all international passengers to pay a visitor tax. Click here to pay now, and avoid delays at Immigration.
Frequented by locals and tourists alike, Playa Tortugas is known for its pristine waters and clean sands. It is located along the Hotel Zone and features a pier where you can bungee jump. Widely considered for its calming atmosphere, the area also features open-air restaurants and vivid rock formations.
Located eight miles off the coast of Cancun, the island of Isla Mujeres is a peaceful paradise, where you can unwind and bask in the slow island pace. For the adventure seekers, enjoy magnificent views by zip-lining over the Caribbean Sea, and scuba dive to an underwater sculpture garden at MUSA.
Chichen Itza is one of the most famous archeological sites in Mexico today. Selected as one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, the ancient Mayan city boats the El Castillo, with stairs leading up to the pyramid’s peak. At night, the complex features a modern light show.
Restaurants and Nightlife
Renowned for its delectable cuisine, Cancun is home to a delightful mix of Mexican fare and downtown restaurants. Restaurants such as La Habichuela, Lorenzillo’s and Parque las Palapas offer a diverse range of options – high-end gourmet eateries to street food and taco stands.
Cancun offers year-round sunshine. The best time to visit is between March and September.