Punta Sur Lighthouse

Photo Credit: © Kirt Edblom CC BY

Located in Parque Punta Sur is the Punta Sur Lighthouse, it is part of a nautical museum and demonstrates the important of lighting the night for sailors.


The lighthouse stands tall; a white tower against the blue sky. Around it, you will find a small tourist village and some modern art pieces.

Staying Close

Isla Mujeres is a good option for those wishing to visit Punta Sur Lighthouse, because visitors to this area of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean will be pleased to have easy access to this lighthouse for the duration of their trip. If you wish to find a place near Punta Sur Lighthouse, you'll find a reasonable number of hotels in the region to choose from.

Hotels near Punta Sur Lighthouse
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Unika Unique Hideaway Resort 0.0 mi. (3.8 km) NE
Hotel Garrafon de Castilla Hotel 0.4 mi. (3.2 km) NW
Casa De Los Suenos Resort And Spa Resort 0.7 mi. (2.7 km) NW
Maria's Kan Kin Hotel 0.8 mi. (2.6 km) NW
Velavento Hotel & Beach Club Hotel -- --
Villa La Bella B & B 2.4 mi. (0.3 km) NNW
Hi-Na-Ha Beach Resort Hotel 2.4 mi. (0.6 km) NW

Location and What's Nearby

Outdoor amusements like hitting a few rounds of golf and heading to the beach are also enjoyed by many here. Guests who are interested in trying out their skills on the course, will be able to do so at the closest golfing facility, which is Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, you're not out of luck - head to Playa Garrafon, which is the closest beach to Punta Sur Lighthouse. However, an additional selection of outdoor attractions are located in the surrounding area. Guests will also be near a small handful attractions within a short distance. One of the few additional attractions nearby the lighthouse that vacationers will likely delight in is Ekab Maya Ruin.


Operating Hours

Punta Sur Lighthouse accepts visitors daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


It costs $12(USD) to visit the Punta Sur Lighthouse, but children under the age of seven may enter free.

Contact Information

Location: Isla Mujeres


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