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Top 7 Beaches To Visit In Cancun For 2021

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With the city being notorious for its captivating beaches, here are seven beautiful beaches located near or in Cancun with more than just crystal clear waters and smooth sand.

Beaches To Visit In Cancun

Playa Chac Mool

Relaxation takes a new toll in this tranquil beach, which is a common site for tourists with interests for outdoor book reading and tanning.

Take a refreshing swim or perform some water sports in the smooth waters.

The beach is usually less crowded than others.

Playa Chac Mool

Playacar Beach

Different from Playa Chac Mool, this beach maintains a vibrant atmosphere through its large crowds. 

The beach is a common location for family and friends, the exciting site has a line of beach clubs and boutique hotels to spend your day browsing. 

Cancun Beaches

Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve

This unique site is classified as a Biosphere Reserve for its unique combination of a jungle area and beach.

Diverse sightings are experienced at this reserve, which is a natural habitat for numerous species.

Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve

Playa Maroma

Being one of the most renowned beaches in the world, Playa Maroma is lined with luxurious clubs and resorts.

The cool blue waters are perfect for snorkeling and other water activities.

Spending the day at this notorious site will be one of the main highlights of your Cancun trip.

Playa Maroma

Akumal Beach

This intimate beach is centered in a small town and features a mass population of turtles and sea life.

Swim and snorkel in the crystal waters of this tranquil area.

Akumal beach Cancun

Xpu-ha Beach

After paying an entrance fee, family and friends can spend the day in this white sand beach, surrounded by coves and other natural attractions.

Rent umbrellas and chairs to enjoy sun tanning in the warm summer heat.

Xpu-ha Beach

Puerto Morelos Beach

Located not too far from Cancun, this quaint fishing village is a common attraction for snorkelers and sea life lovers.

Tourists can escape the fast paced city of Cancun and rewind in this tranquil area.

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