Cancun, Mexico

Spring Break in Cancun

Cancun is Mexico's most important Spring Break destination and one of the world's most well-known resorts. Cancun offers the unparalleled beauty of turquoise-blue Caribbean water and white-sand beaches. During your Spring Break, you can go snorkeling, scuba diving, parachuting, or you can take a spin on a waverunner. You'll also find plenty of time to relax on the beach.

Along the Cancun hotel strip, which spans more than 30 kilometers (nearly 19 miles), you'll find everything from private villas and five-star hotels to exclusive resorts and spas. You'll also find modern shopping malls, a Walmart and more than 500 restaurants. And when the sun goes down in Cancun during Spring Break, you will find numerous bars and discos where parties rage all night long.

Cancun is located in the state of Quintana Roo in the Yucatan Peninsula region, it has a subtropical climate, with average temperatures ranging between 27∫ C (81∫ F) and 35∫ C (95∫ F) and sunny days throughout most of the year. The Mayan city of Tulum, the only walled city built by the Mayans, is a short distance from Cancun.