What's Located Around Golden Parnassus

Lots of people choose to spend their holidays in Mexico in anticipation of seeing the beautiful beaches that the region is so proud of.

Fortunately, Golden Parnassus is directly on the water, so you won't have to go very far to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Playa Delfines

Obviously, since Golden Parnassus sits directly on Playa Delfines, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Rough waves make swimming and some watersports too dangerous in this region, but there are still a number of beachside activities at the Playa Delfines for vacationers to enjoy. These rarely frequented sands are a great place for a game of beach volleyball or football. For guests who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Golden Parnassus
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Ballenas 1.6 NNE 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Punta Nizuc 2.5 S 10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Marlin 2.6 NNE 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 4.2 NNE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 4.9 NNE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Tortugas 4.9 NNE 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres

The most obvious one to visit is Playa Ballenas. The waters off of the Playa Ballenas are sometimes rough, which make them less than ideal for swimming but beachgoers can enjoy outdoor activities like parasailing, tubing, and volleyball. Of course, more leisurely pursuits such as sunbathing are also encouraged and can be a great way to rest up between adventures.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested to know about what is close by might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Golden Parnassus is situated in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun.

The areas found closest to Golden Parnassus are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Cancun, Mexico 7.0 NW
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 8.0 N
Cancun, Mexico 8.5 NW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 10.8 NNE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 11.6 N
Isla Mujeres 11.7 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 13.0 SSW
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 13.3 N
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 16.6 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Golden Parnassus is a great lodging option for active travelers. There are numerous active pursuits to be discovered when searching from this lodging. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cinepolis.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Golden Parnassus
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 6.3 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 7.1 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 7.1 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 7.4 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 3.0 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 3.0 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 3.1 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 7.6 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 4.8 N 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 3.1 NNE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 0.7 SSW 8.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Museo Arqueológico de Cancún Museum -- -- 7.1 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Atlantida at Parque Nizuc Dolphin Encounter Service 3.9 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 5.2 NNE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 10.0 N 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.2 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 10.2 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 10.9 NNE Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 10.8 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 11.7 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 11.9 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 12.4 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 12.7 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 13.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 13.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 13.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Crococun Zoo Zoo 14.7 SSW 2.5 mi. North of Puerto Morelos, Mexico

If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Cinepolis could be just what the doctor ordered. Screening all of the latest releases out of Hollywood, Cinepolis is the spot to go when you're in the mood to relax with a big tub of popcorn and enjoy a few hours of entertainment on the big screen.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding details about nearby booking possibilities is often an excellent way to get a feel for the area as whole. You'll find no shortage of other destinations to think about before coming to a decision, as this section of Mexico offers guests a terrific range of hotels and resorts to choose from. View the following table to get a complete list of the booking options that are found close-by.

Accommodations near Golden Parnassus
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Royal Islander 0.1 NE 8.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Iberostar Cancun All Inclusive 0.1 S 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Caribbean 0.2 NNE 8.4 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas 0.4 NNE 8.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Oasis Cancun All-inclusive 0.6 NNE 8.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Pueblito Beach Hotel 0.8 S 9.0 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Crown Paradise Club Cancun (All-Inclusive) 0.9 S 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Golden Crown Paradise Spa 0.9 S 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Fiesta Americana Cozumel All Inclusive 0.9 NNE 8.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
GR Caribe Cancun 1.0 S 9.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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