Things to See and Do While Staying at Iberostar Tucan

Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offers guests plenty of intriguing outdoor possibilities, particularly for visitors booking a beachfront destination like this one. Iberostar Tucan is a perfect option for visitors who prefer to stay active and have their choice of multiple activities.

There is one pool at Iberostar Tucan. Lounging at the only pool probably isn't one of your priorities, but it provides a simple enough way to spend your free time. Of course, this property is also in a breezy location on the coast, so there's definitely ways to refresh and relax while visiting. This location also has a whirlpool, an amenity sought by many couples and tired travelers.


Tennis enthusiasts should consider booking this property, since the on-site tennis facilites offer a challenge, as well as a convenient outdoor activity. Guests will find 2 tennis courts on the property. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play.

Seeking more options like this? You may want to browse other tennis properties, including Gala Beach Resort Playacar and Occidental Allegro Playacar.


Despite the fact that Iberostar Tucan doesn't have a golf course, you might be able to schedule a tee time. Nearby courses are El Camaleon Mayakoba, Playacar Golf Course, and Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club. All of them are within 14 miles and the closest of the group, Playacar Golf Course, is only a small trip off from the property, so it won't be trouble to plan on stopping in for a few rounds of golf. There are 18 total holes at this golf course. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6269 yards. For golfers who want to learn more, contact the course at 811-52-987-306-24.


Located on the beach of this resort is a Dressel Divers shop that offers scuba diving (Dressel Divers Playa Del Carmen), snorkel tours (Dressel Divers Playa Del Carmen) and water sports (Dressel Divers Playa Del Carmen).

During a visit to Mexico is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are several options available, so you're sure to find a watersport to enjoy, even if it's your first time. Check out the following list, which shows the watersports offered at Iberostar Tucan:

  • Boating
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at Iberostar Tucan, which is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

On the property, kids will be thrilled to find there is a playground just for them. It's the perfect spot for kids to meet new friends while the grown-ups rest on the sidelines. Iberostar Tucan offers an organized children's program too, so kids can enjoy some fun activities of their own. Some parents know the rarity of an excursion sans children. At this hotel they give parents a chance to spend some time alone, because they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If you want to add a little spice to your vacation, spend some time near the sparkling lights of a live performance; seeing a show is an easy option since Iberostar Tucan offers live entertainment. Live shows are typically hosted about 7 days per week. Please keep in mind, the details can vary seasonally. If you want to find out more about the entertainment schedule, contact the resort at (984) 877-2000.

There are also several different bars, so guests can choose to meet up at their favorite one before the show.

You can also visit one of the other accommodations in the area to check out their limited nightlife offerings. Check out the choices displayed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Iberostar Tucan with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Gala Beach Resort Playacar Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 3 --
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 6 check
Iberostar Quetzal Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 4 check
Hotel Riu Yucatan 2.0 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Hotel Riu Playacar 1.8 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- check
Occidental Allegro Playacar 1.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya 1.4 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Reef Playacar 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --


Not every accommodation in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean can include a spa on their amenities list, but Iberostar Tucan is one of a few that can provide its visitors an effortless way to enjoy a brief moment of utter relaxation. The list below has some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


In addition to all of the activities you'll find on-site, vacationers who want to go exploring shouldn't ever find a shortage of interesting things to do and see in Mexico. Whether you are looking to relax on the beach or play a round or two on the golf course, you will find lots of other options for recreation in the surrounding areas. Click on these pages for information about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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