Can you picture yourself strolling through shallow water in the company of brightly colored fish or lounging on a white-sand beach? If so, a trip to Cozumel, Mexico may just be your perfect getaway. Book one of the Central Plaza hotels and enjoy sun-drenched days spent in the water, exploring the Mayan ruins, and shopping for unique finds. Whatever your vacation interests, Cozumel will captivate you.
The Central Plaza is one of the most popular spots for shoppers. The boutiques are fantastic for picking up souvenirs, and the restaurants feature fresh seafood and other delicacies. On the weekend evenings, if you've booked a hotel in Cozumel, you can dance and sing with the locals as they enjoy the live music and excellent food of the area. Parades and specialty vendors are often based here for seasonal celebrations—a great reason to add Central Plaza to your itinerary over the holidays.
The hotels near Central Plaza position you perfectly to spend some time relaxing on Paradise Beach's wide swath of pristine sand, or paddleboarding on the calm turquoise water. Dive charters frequent Palancar Beach, and it's known for great sailing, kayaking, and snorkeling. Want to swim with giant sea turtles? Don't miss exploring Columbia Reef. History buffs can wander through the Mayan ruins of El Cedral, San Gervasio, and El Caracol. While visiting El Caracol, get a taste of the Faro Celerain Eco Park that surrounds it. Climb the lighthouse for spectacular views, and wander the land below to commune with a variety of protected species. Finally, make some time to visit Discover Mexico Park. A hotel close to Central Plaza will get you there quickly, and you can investigate the scale models of some of Mexico's most notable sights.
Don't wait another minute to book your Cozumel escape. Right now, you can save up to $537 on a Cozumel vacation when you book a hotel and flight at the same time through Travelocity—savings that will allow you to indulge in any treasures you uncover along the way.