Top 10 Cancun and Yucatan

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Penguin, Mar 3, 2009 - Travel - 144 pages
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Whether you are travelling first class or on a limited budget, the DKEyewitness Top 10 guide will take you straight to the very best of Cancun & the Yucatán. From exploring the Mayan ruins to the wildsof the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, all the must-sees are covered in atrouble-free Top 10 lists. This full-colour and richly illustratedguide is both detailed and pocket-sized – and with a free pull-out map,it is the ideal travel companion. There are accommodation reviews forevery budget, from the swankiest beach resorts, to camping grounds deepin the Mexican wilderness. There are dozens of Top 10 lists: the Top 10best beaches for diving and surfing, to the Top 10 historic colonialtowns, unspoiled wildlife reserves, liveliest resorts, bars and clubs,and most fun places for children. And to save you time and money, there’s even a list of the Top 10 Things to Avoid. Your guide to the 10 best of everything.
  

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Contents

Cancún 8
8
Cozumel 10
10
Playa del Carmen and Xcaret 12
12
Isla Mujeres 16
16
Tulum 18
18
Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve 20
20
Chichén Itzá 22
22
Mérida 26
26
Live Attractions 62
62
Traditional Festivals 64
64
Dishes of the Yucatán 68
68
Restaurants 70
70
Cancún and North 74
74
Cozumel and South 86
86
Central Heartland 96
96
The West 104
104

Uxmal 28
28
Campeche 34
34
Moments in Yucatáns History 36
36
Popular Mayan Ruins 38
38
Colonial Towns 40
40
Churches 42
42
Beaches 44
44
Diving Reefs 46
46
Wildlife Reserves 48
48
EcoParks and Theme Parks 50
50
Cenotes and Caves 52
52
Places To Get Away From It All 54
54
Sports and Activities 56
56
Attractions for Children 58
58
Nightspots 60
60
Planning Your Trip 114
114
Arriving in the Yucatán 115
115
Getting Around Tips 116
116
Sources of Information 117
117
Banking and Communication 118
118
Security and Health Tips 119
119
Things to Avoid 120
120
Tips for the Disabled 121
121
Shopping Tips 122
122
Budget Tips 123
123
Tours and Special Interests 124
124
Eating and Drinking Tips 125
125
Places to Stay 126
126
Index 134
134
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