Isla Mujeres is just north of Cancun. Take a quick ferry ride to the Island of Women and enjoy a Caribbean feel, great beaches, and our favorite, the sunsets. Isla Mujeres is technically outside of the Riviera Maya, but we still love this vacation destination in Mexico. THe island is small, 2 kms in diameter and 8 kms long. Golf carts are the preferred mode of transportation but cars are allowed on the island. Isla Mujeres has a pedestrian avenue similar to that found in Playa del Carmen but it is a shortened version!
Find vacation rentals up and down the coast in the Riviera Maya or check out Isla Mujeres as a possible vacation destination in Mexico.
- The Isla Mujeres Turtle Farm is a hatchery for endangered sea turtles. The sea turtles come to Isla Mujeres beaches in the summer to lay their eggs and the volunteers at the Turtle Farm collect their eggs for their 60 day incubation period. If you’re lucky enough to be on Isla August through October, you…