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This pulsating, soulful, yet fully modern city, nestled in the Yucatan peninsula, is blessed with perpetually glorious sunshine and fabulous beaches, and is infused with a rich sense of its Mayan heritage. It offers a stunning array of world-class entertainment for the discerning visitor—from celebrated historical sites to some of the best entertainment and outdoor activities available on the continent. Boasting a full spectrum of thrills and relaxation both day and night, you’ll have everything you’ll need for an exclusive 5-star vacation in Cancun.

Things to see in Cancun

From spectacular, lush golf courses to pristine outdoor tennis courts bordering the sea, there is an abundance of leisure activities in Cancun. If aquatic fun rocks your boat, sample the delights of Aquaworld, an acclaimed dive center which offers deep and shallow diving, morning and night. Scuba-diving courses for beginners are also on offer, allowing you to enjoy the wonders of the underwater realm and dive right in regardless of prior experience. Back on dry land, immerse yourself in the ancient culture of the region by taking a tour to the ruined Mayan city of Coba, home to the largest pyramid on the Yucatan peninsula. Afterwards, enjoy an intimate VIP dinner while taking in an exclusive show at the Cirque du Soleil Theater, located just 20 miles from the airport. For some high-end shopping in Cancun, the aptly named Luxury Avenue is chock full of quality designer goods, from Louis Vuitton to Burberry.

5-star hotels in Cancun

There is certainly no shortage of five-star hotels in Cancun, and while familiar and prestigious names such as Ritz Carlton find their home here, it is also worth considering staying at one of the many magnificent all-inclusive Cancun resorts. Set in stunning locations, be it beachfront or nestled in lush rainforest, amenities are uniformly superb, offering the best in exclusive activities, from fitness centers and rooftop pools to tennis courts. If you’re not enamored with the resort option, private Cancun villas are available to rent along the idyllic Caribbean shores for those desiring the ultimate in privacy in a 5-star retreat.

Where to stay in Cancun

Playa del Carmen, with its clear waters and white sands, is deservedly renowned as a vacation paradise with a distinctly modern, cosmopolitan flavor. The pedestrian thoroughfare of Quinta Avenida runs parallel to the beach, and offers a great range of excellent shopping, dining and nightlife options. To the north, Maroma beach, often described as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, offers discreet top-class accommodation in Cancun, complete with relaxing spa treatment facilities. If more seclusion is desired, the beautiful Isla Mujeres, a short yacht ride from Cancun itself, offers an ideal setting for tranquil pampering.

How to get to Cancun

Getting to Cancun is a breeze, with over 80 flights arriving daily. Direct flights from North America are served by major carriers such as Delta and Air Canada. To get from the airport to your 5-star Cancun accommodation, book a private transfer by Mercedes limousine. The service operates 24/7, and includes a meet-and-greet at Cancun International Airport, so you can step off the plane and be whisked away while enjoying the glorious Caribbean scenery. Complete with baggage assistance and complimentary sparkling wine, take the first step of your Cancun journey in style. Naturally, licensed taxi services are also provided at all major hotels.

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