Welcome to
Isla Mujeres!


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Isla Mujeres

Connected to mainland Mexico only by ferry, you may think that Isla Mujeres is disconnected from the rest of the modern world. In truth, there are dozens of restaurants, especially…

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Isla Mujeres

Driving

Driving is made easier when you take the time to become familiar with a few differences you'll encounter while in the…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
Isla Mujeres

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Isla Mujeres

Accommodations:

Accommodations on Isla Mujera fight for space along the coast, but even in those locations where you don't have direct beach access, you can get a view of the coast from rooms on…

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Hotels

Hotels on Isla Mujeres vary in price from cheap motels (often used by day trippers who miss the last ferry), to epensive…

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Villa Complexes

The best beaches on Isla Mujeres are clustered around the island's northern most tip so it is no surprise that this is…

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More Ways to
Have Fun:

You Won't Run Out of Options Vacationing in
Isla Mujeres

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Isla Mujeres

Activities:

Best known as a place to go to do nothing at all, Isla Mujeres is a small island just eight miles across the bay from Cancun. The downtown area is just four by six blocks, and…

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Nightlife

The after hours scene on Isla Mujeres is comprised mainly of beach bars and a handful of dance clubs. Much of the…

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Attractions

Popular attractions on Isla Mujeres are certainly what one might consider to be unique. Along with the ubiquitious…

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Shopping

Isla Mujeres is a destination often chosen for those looking to get away from the typical tourist-y activities –…

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Isla Mujeres

Once overlooked as an island that has no great snorkeling to speak of, Isla Mujeres has recently come on the map again as a place known for snorkeling with the largest fish in the…

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Fishing

The channel that exists between Cancun and Isla Mujeres is filled with fish such as mahi-mahi, wahoo, tuna, and snapper.…

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Sailing & Boating

Boating is an important part of life on Isla Mujeres, and many visitors look forward to the opportunity to get out on the…

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Bikes & Mopeds

One of the most affordable ways to get around Isla Mujeres is to rent a bike or moped, though truthfully it is the excitement…

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Isla Mujeres

The rocky eastern shore of Isla Mujeres is considered by most to be too dangerous for swimming. Instead, most visitors stick to the north and west points of the island where…

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Travel Planning Fundamentals for
Isla Mujeres


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Isla Mujeres

Located east of the Yucatan Peninsula, just eight miles across the bay from Cancun, Isla Mujeres is a small isle measuring just five miles long and one and a half miles wide at the…

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Isla Mujeres

Hiking is a great way to get out and explore the landscape of Isla Mujeres. There are several designated trails throughout the area, and if you have a knowledgeable guide, you…

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Spas

On Isla Mujeres, it is most common for spas to be a part of a resort, however there are also a small number of privately…

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Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres' divers will get to experience part of the second largest coral reef systems in the entire world, which features vibrant underwater plant and marine life that appears…

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Air Travel

Set just off the coast of mainland Mexico, tourists traveling to Isla Mujeres will find that the most direct path to their…

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Ferries

The only way to travel to Isla Mujeres, spare sailing a private yacht, is to take one of three ferries between Cancun and…

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Isla Mujeres

Sailing & Boating

Boating is an important part of life on Isla Mujeres, and many visitors look forward to the opportunity to get out on the…

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