Laguna Makax

Famed for being the anchorage point of pirate ships hundreds of years ago, today Laguna Makax is a simple shipyard.


Located in Colonias, in the same area as Downtown Isla Mujeres, Laguna Makax welcomes residents and tourists who are rooming in this neighborhood or nearby. Regardless of whether or not you are staying nearby, you should feel free to stop by to check out the sights.

Laguna Makax is located about two blocks south of the naval base, off Avenida Rueda Medina.

Nearby Restaurants

There are numerous eateries to select from in the area surrounding this lagoon. The most convenient eatery to Laguna Makax is Zama Yacht and Beach Club, a great restaurant to fill up at before checking out Laguna Makax. Also close-by, you and your party will find eateries like El Veradero De Oscar and Le Metissage where you and your group should try out French cuisine and enjoy the Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean scene.

Nearby Attractions

There are at least one or two other places of interest nearby, including Dolphin Discovery, which is within traveling distance on Isla Mujeres. Furthermore, you can think about visiting Hiking Trails, which is another attraction nearby.

If a visit to the Laguna Makax isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

Attractions Near Laguna Makax
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Dolphin Discovery Other Attraction 0.4 mi. (1.0 km) NW 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails GeoFeature 0.6 mi. (1.2 km) NW 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park -- 1.0 mi. (1.5 km) SE Sac Bajo --
Caves And Arches GeoFeature 1.4 mi. (2.2 km) N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
El Farito Other Attraction -- -- 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Bluffs Trail GeoFeature 1.5 mi. (2.3 km) SE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Other Attraction 2.0 mi. (3.3 km) NNW Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Other Attraction 2.0 mi. (3.3 km) NNW Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres

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Location: Colonias, Isla Mujeres


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