Holidays to Cancun 2016/2017
If you're in search of a holiday destination that offers more than just great weather and beautiful beaches, then a holiday in Cancun is the ideal destination. Set on the Yucatan peninsula and jutting out into the warm crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea, with the Gulf of Mexico to the North, Cancun is a stunning location with nightlife to match! A Cancun holiday is perfect for families and young adults.
Renowned worldwide for its pristine stretches of golden sand and its warm, inviting waters, the Mexican resort of Cancun is one of the most popular holiday destinations on the planet. All-inclusive Cancun holidays give you the ideal chance to soak up some sunshine and top up your tan whilst enjoying the local culinary (and liquid!) delights, by the end of your holiday you’re sure to be feeling truly refreshed and rejuvenated. Your holiday in Cancun has far more to offer than just the opportunity to relax; this resort is famous for its amazing cultural & natural attractions, adventure activities and buzzing nightlife, so you never be short of something to do, day or night!
But of course, with beaches as inviting as those in Cancun, you’ll be hard pressed to tear yourself away from your luxury hotel. We're sure you'll be wanting to sample a fruity cocktail or two and with the abundance of all-inclusive deals to Cancun, you can party all day long if that's your thing! Maybe you fancy indulging in a spot of retail therapy? Take a short trip from the hotel zone and you'll find world class shopping malls with everything you could need.
Flights to Cancun
Cancun is now such a popular destination that flights are available from a choice of major UK airports and if you're prepared to take indirect flights, you can get to Cancun from pretty much any UK airport. Direct flights however are currently only available from Birmingham, Glasgow, London Gatwick & Manchester. Please note that flight availability varies by season, so you may have to check several dates if you need to fly from a particular airport.
Booking Ahead - Cancun Holidays in 2016/2017
If you’re looking to save money, then why not book ahead? - Great holiday deals and packages are now available for Cancun holidays in late 2016 right through to Summer 2017.
Booking ahead for your 2016/2017 holiday to Cancun has many advantages. Especially for families who are looking to save money. Parents can book holidays in advance so they can reserve the time off forthcoming school half term and summer holidays.
Book a Cancun package holiday for next year and save money now.
Cancun – Holiday Destination Information
Key Information: Cancun is a Mexican city that borders the Caribbean sea. The city is renowned for its immense nightlife and holiday resorts. Its famous beaches, warm sunny weather and vast amount of holiday villas and hotels make it an ideal holiday location with plenty to offer no matter what type of break you’re after.
Ideal Time to Go: The ideal time to go depends on what you’re more interested in, if it’s hot weather conditions you’re after, December-April are the ideal months for your Cancun holiday, however this will cost more. If you want a cheap getaway to a nice city then May-November are the ideal months for you to visit Cancun.
Weather: Cancun benefits from a tropical climate and has distinct 'dry' and 'wet' seasons. The annual temperature for Cancun is 26°C and the temperature peaks in the months May-September, reaching highs of 34°C. No matter what the month or season, temperatures generally don’t go down to anything below 20°C. If you don't mind the occasional heavy shower, then Cancun is still an excellent place to holiday during the wet season (May to October) where temperatures can average mid 30°'s. June to October is known as hurricane season, and whilst severe weather is possible it is not a regular occurrence and rainfall tends to be heavy but brief.
Flight Time: Direct flights from London to Cancun take less than 11 hours.
Time Difference: Cancun time is 6 hours behind UK time.
Currency: Mexican Peso (MXN) – US Dollars (USD) also widely accepted.
Fun Fact: The beaches of Cancun have white sand, which doesn’t heat up, so your feet need not worry.
Top Tip: You may not be able to use your mobile phone in Cancun, if this is the case your best bet is to hire a phone from Mexitel Cellular, they offer very cheap prices and work out much cheaper than using Mexican payphones.
Holiday Activities in Cancun
With the abundance of all-inclusive deals to Cancun, there is something for everyone. For those who seek excitement, you can experience the stunning nightlife and entertainment in the Hotel Zone. Whereas, those who wish to relax and unwind, there are fancy retail therapy and world class shopping malls for everything you need. Our all-inclusive holidays to Cancun offer a variety of activities so you will never be short of something to do.
If you're looking for something more energetic, then Cancun also offers a huge choice of opportunites to explore your adventurous side. With an extensive selection of watersports, cycling tours, swimming with Dolphins, exploring the amazing nature reserves, snorkeling around the beautiful Isla Mujeres and visiting the many Mayan cultural attractions (we recommend Chichen Itza and Tulum as must-sees for anyone visiting Cancun), there really is something for everyone.
Swimming with Dolphins is on many people's bucket list and Cancun is the perfect place to tick it off, with opportunites for everyone to take part (children as young as 3 can have a go) which makes a holiday to Cancun the perfect destination for families. There are many places to try out this once in a lifetime experience and if you need help deciding, just give our expert team a call and they will help you find the perfect holiday experience for you.
Whatever your preference, you’re bound to have plenty to keep you occupied on your holiday in Cancun.
Here at Co-op Travel we have a range of holiday deals to Cancun for you to choose from and you can add a great range of attractions to your booking if you choose to book online or if you choose to call us, or even visit us in branch. However you choose to book with us, our friendly expert team are here to help you find the best deal. So don’t go anywhere until you’ve seen what we have to offer!