The mix of palm trees swaying in the warm Caribbean breeze, the soft sandy beaches, the vibrant turquoise blue waters and the type of sunsets that stop you in your tracks – makes the Mexican Caribbean one of the most naturally romantic places in the world. Here are 6 ideas to kick your date day/night up a notch while you and your honey are on a long overdue vacation for 2.
La Rana Sunset Tour
Grab your sweetie and hop onto La Rana’s private sunset boat tour! With your bubbly in hand you will enjoy a little sightseeing along the Nichupte Lagoon in Cancun with spectacular views of the downtown Malecon. As the sun sets your guide will stop to take in the views and to indulge in some Mexican “Botantas” snacks. A bluetooth speaker is on board for your use – so don’t forget to download your favorite sunset playlist! Rates starting at USD $38.
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*Note: Guests are required to pay $10 USD Reef/Harbor Tax per guest in cash on the day of the tour. This is a tax by the Government for snorkeling and water activities.
Authentic Mexican Cooking Class
Mix up some authentic Mexican recipes alongside a former executive sous chef. This class includes a hotel pick up, a grocery shopping stop at a local market and a hands-on cooking lesson for some of the classics at one of the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun. Immerse yourself into the culture and bring home a souvenir of new cooking skills.
Recipes may include: Margaritas, Handmade tortillas, sopes and a fan favorite, guacamole!
Rates starting at USD $95.
Cancun and Playa del Carmen have some of the dreamiest beaches in the world. Why not take advantage of the vivid scenery while you’re there and have some professional photos taken, who doesn’t love getting that perfect photo with your special someone? From sunrise to sunset, the options for your shoot are endless. When booking, let your photographer know what your vision is and then watch the magic come together.
Rates starting at USD $75 per person.
Explore Bioluminescent Beaches of Isla Holbox
One of nature’s best kept secrets, Bioluminescent waters are incredibly enchanting and should be on everyone’s bucket list.. The bioluminescent phytoplankton are almost exclusively found in salt water, they emit mesmerizing bright neon blue light after becoming agitated by waves, nearby fish or if you’re really lucky – your kayak paddle. Accessible by ferry from the mainland town of Chiquila, Isla Holbox is a small and quiet fishermen island with rustic accommodations and cozy vibe. Spend the night, catch a sunset and prepare to be absolutely blown away.
ATV Jungle & Cave Adventure
Let your inner child play as you explore downtown Playa del Carmen, surrounding jungles, caves and cenotes! On this 3 and a half hour private ATV tour you will experience the exhilarating feeling of exploring jungle paths to take a swim in a pristine underground cenote. A more adrenalized and unique date idea that you and your love will remember for a lifetime!
*Note: Helmets, bandanas, flashlights & water shoes • Bottled water • Entry/Admission – Wheelie Trails ATV Jungle Tours are included but please wear sunglasses, swimwear and comfortable shoes
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Rates starting at USD $120 per person.
Yaan Wellness Energy Healing Spa
Paradise within paradise, Yaan healing sanctuary is romantic, revitalizing and one of the most loved spas in Tulum. This top of the line facility has therapists from all over the world, making their menu and your spa experience truly one-of-a-kind. The deeply intentional design has you surrounded with all the key elements of the world – Fire, Water, Earth & Air. These elements help you transform your body & mind while stoking that fire between you and your sweetie pie. Book a couples massage, some energy healing or a full spa day – you won’t be disappointed.
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