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Not just another Tequila Tasting tour – Cozumel Tours

So you decided to ditch the boring neighborhood beaches and the same ol’ parks for a little bit of a fun while in Cozumel, Mexico. But you’ve been through the open bar and want more than just plain old tequila on your trip to Cozumel. Discover Mexico is that change on your Cozumel vacation that you were looking for. Discover Mexico is “the newest and most seen park in Cozumel that offers tourists a unique Cozumel Cultural experience. The park collects all the Mexican wonders in one place and allows discovering the most representative sites, styles and art crafts of our country. Our main goal is to show guests that Cozumel is not just another island in the Caribbean but it is part of a multi-diverse country, rich in culture and Natural Resources. The park represents the best opportunity to provide guests a whole picture of our country all while promoting tourism to other parts of Mexico.”

If you’re looking to delve deeper into the culture of Mexico and understand Cozumel Toursboth its past and present, take a gander at the Video Experience Room. To see the actual arts and talents of the community, walk through the Popular Museum of Art. For an out of this world experience, take advantage of the Outdoor Walk Through Time and Space, “Explore Prehispanic, Colonial and Modern Mexican wonders on our beautiful outdoors walk with natural and exotic flora and fauna. Feel the excitement of going through time and space discovering one of the richest cultures of all times”.

To satisfy your sweet tooth or to cool off hit up  ice cream or tradition food and beverage cravings, hit up the Mercadito Corona Snack Bar to appease that appetite.  And all the venturing through the culture of Mexico has bound to get you looking to incorporate some of the arts into your life, into your house. It gives way to the perfect chance to buy something for yourself, or your family members and friends, through the Hand Crafts and Souvenir Shop.

Cozumel ToursFor a more refined look when drinking up that tequila, go and get some lessons in tasting, through the Professional Tequila Tasting. Taste the various fine spirits, and be on your way to become a professional in the tasting of these delightful drinks.

A not to miss performance, one that you must entertain yourself to, is the Voladores de Papantla Ritual. The performance of voladores, or flying men, is a fertility ritual, a sight not to be missed if you are in the Cozumel region.

With our connection to so much of Mexican culture and history, you need not to give up on modern amenities, with our free wifi, taxi services, parking lot, all weather activity, a bilingual guide, and so on.

Don’t miss out on any of the opportunities to explore the culture and fun of Mexico, something that is impossible if you take advantage of the many activities and Cozumel Tours offered by the Discover Mexico Park. Come, from anywhere in the world, and immerse yourself in the culture of Mexico.

There are so many great Cozumel Tours in which to take part while on your Cozumel Vacation.  Just make sure that you check out Discover Mexico for guaranteed fun during your visit to Cozumel.  Contact us today for more information about any one of our unique Cozumel Tours or for info about anything Cozumel!  See you soon!

 

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Cozumel Tours

5 Picks for Great Cozumel Family Tours

Our choice for 5 of the Best Family Tours in Cozumel

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Think of the Caribbean Sea and a Mexican island bang in the middle of it and you have Cozumel. Mostly famed for its scuba diving and a popular port of call for cruise ships, what is lesser known is how family friendly Cozumel is. In fact, there are numerous Cozumel family tours that would make your vacation a memorable adventure for your entire family. These Cozumel tours are not just family tours but also fantastic Cozumel cultural tours that your family will not forget anytime soon. If you want to know about some of the best things to do in Cozumel, read on!  Now this list is just for ideas and we tried to focus on different areas and not on things that are all similar.

 

  1. Chankanaab Day Pass, Discover Mexico, and Sea Lion Show:  Organized by the Discover Mexico Park, this Cozumel family tours is one of the best things to do in Cozumel. You will also get to experience one of the best Cozumel cultural tours during this. From Riviera Maya to Chihuahua to Oaxaca, you will experience the rich heritage and historyCozumel Tours of this wonderful island in this Cozumel tours. Your five senses will be engaged as you walk through tropical rainforests that are as rich in fruits as they are in animals. Get to see turtles, iguanas and macaws as you walk leisurely through the stunning forest. A visit to a the Museum of Popular Arts will bring you face to face with the rich cultural artefacts of Cozumel, from the textiles to the brilliantly carved wood animals to the pottery made from black clay. You can buy your own souvenirs at the arts and crafts store to take back home as memorabilia of your Cozumel cultural tours. Enjoy the best of Mexican food with a taco buffet that is part of this tour. When you reach Chankanaab National Park, you can snorkel down to any of the coral reefs that surround this pristine island. A reef lagoon beneath the park can be accessed to take you directly to the ocean. In the park, children will be delighted watching the dolphins at play or swimming in their own beach inlet. The botanical garden is home to many exotic plants that will be a pleasure for your eyes. Don’t forget to watch the exciting sea lion show that is complimentary with this tour. In just one tour, cater to every member of your family, across all ages and different interests!
  1. Adventurous Cozumel Xrail tour: This well balanced tour is for those looking Best Tours in Cozumelfor some adventure while not going to extremes since this tour is operated by the same Wild Tours company that operates the extreme Xrail off-road adventure. The Adventurous is toned down, has buggies that seat four instead of two and does the off-roading at the beach on the other side of the island then returns to Playa Uvas for lunch and beach time.
  2. Pirate Dinner Cruise: Your children will be thrilled to be onboard an authentic old Spanish Things to do in Cozumelship, the Jean Lafitte. Indulge your taste buds in the scrumptious dinner while enjoying the sight and sounds of the Caribbean Sea.  You’ll be equally amused with the pirate theme and show put on by the fantastic crew!
  3. Atlantis Submarine Tour: Dive down to 100 feet in a submarine with professional crew and give your children the experience of a lifetime!  This is definitely a family tour as not everyone is ready to go scuba diving and this is definitely a memorable experience for a family.
  4. Xcaret Day trip: In this evening show, you will see scale models of Yucatan archaeological sites, Mayan ruins, stables, an aquarium and aviary, as well as a butterfly farm. Travel along the underground river through caverns and channels for an experience of a lifetime!  A sure fire way to keep the entire family entertained as your day will fly by due to such fun!
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The Joy of Chocolate Tour – Cozumel Tours

Well there it is we are now half way through the year and it has been great so far!  We have been able to see thousands of smiling faces of content clients as they enjoy our great Cozumel Cultural Tours.  So since we enjoy making you smile and providing you with unforgettable memories from your Vacation to Cozumel we are always working on new Cozumel Cultural tours and other great Cozumel Tours and combos.  Due to this some ofCozumel Toursyou might have noticed some changes on our website.

We have  made it possible for clients to book directly on the website instead of having to go through a third party booking provider as we know that quality deals is something that everyone is looking to find.  We also added a numer of new Cozumel Tours to the website as we had a very short list not long ago now we have more so here is one of the tours we are excited to provide for you on our website.

The Joy of Chocolate

On this amazing Cozumel Cultural tour you will have the chance to learn all about the history of CHOCOLATE in Cozumel and how it’s made.  You’ll learn from a professional chocolate manufacturer and artisan in Cozumel. This Cozumel tour combines this sweet experience with the Cozumel Cultural Tour at Discover Mexico Park, where you can experience the full spectrum of Mexico’s rich heritage all in one place. You will learnCozumel Tours how to make your own chocolate and even your own chocolate bar and taste a variety of delicious chocolate samples made right here.

You’ll begin the tour with an experienced chocolate maker who will teach you how to mix, grind and make your own chocolate bar with natural cocoa beans.Throughout the experience you will learn how chocolate is grown, its history and origins in the Aztec and Mayan culture as well as the health benefits. Since everyone is always looking for the ideal souvenir look no further as you’ll have an opportunity to buy handcrafted chocolates, vanilla and coffee to take home.

Your tour also includes entrance to Discover Mexico Park where you can experience the full sweep of Mexico’s history, culture and traditions. Explore with a guide or on your own with a Cozumel Cultural Toursself-guided map. Experience the Multi-Screen Theater where Mexico comes to life through images set to traditional music.  You can stroll through the gardens as you view the intricate scale replicas of the great pyramids of the Mayan and Aztec civilizations. Wander through the Museum of Popular Arts to view contemporary works from Mexico’s finest artisans. Surprise yourself with the Papantla Flyers Show.  This is definitely one of the most complete Cozumel Cultural Tours as you will truly be immersed in the country’s rich heritage and culture.  So contact Discover Mexico today!

 

TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Discover Mexico Park entrance fee.
  • Private guide.
  • Chocolate work shop.
  • Your own chocolate bar made by you to take home.
  • One beverage (Purified bottled water)
Cozumel Events

Cozumel Events – 5 de Mayo 2015

Well with high season winding down here in Cozumel.  Cozumel cruisers may be wondering what’s next on the things to do in Cozumel list?  Well not to worry there is still plenty going on in Cozumel so let’s go over a few of the things that are happening this week in Cozumel.  Here are a few things that are still in full swing here on the island, so plan your Cozumel tours this week considering the following.

Festival del  Cedral – Cozumel Cultural events

As of last week the fun and exciting and very popular Festival del Cedral which is now in full swing!  El Festival del Cedral is a traditional celebration that has been taking place for about 160 years now.  The Festival was started by Casimiro Cardenas who was one of the few survivors of an attack by Mayans on a religious settlemente. The Festival del Cedral is packed full of events for a little over a week.  There are plenty of Cozumel Cultural events folklore dances etc.  There are also plenty of other events such bull fights, horse race, live music (popular Mexican bands come from all over to showcase the event), and much more.  It’s definitely something that is worth looking into if you have a few days on the island and are looking for great things to do in Cozumel.

5 de Mayo!

5 de Mayo is without a doubt one of the most well known Mexican holidays and here on Cozumel it’s no different.  Cinco de Mayo is actually the celebration of the Battle of Puebla when the French army was defeated in the city of Puebla in 1862. Cozumel Events While it may not be a Federal holiday it is celebrated across Mexico and even in the United States by Mexicans that are living abroad.  In the Puebla area of Mexico it is common to see reenactments of the actual battle and Mexican Pride is running stronger this day than most others.  In Cozumel expect plenty of great deals at the local restaurants as well as traditional dishes.  This important holiday does coincide with the Festival del Cedral as well so expect plenty of festivities to be taking place for 5 de Mayo out at el Cedral.

Well as you can see despite the high season coming to an end there are still plenty of great things to do in Cozumel year round and this week is no exception.  Make sure that you come get your party on at el Cedral for this years 5 de Mayo in Cozumel.   Contact us for any information and for other great Cozumel Travel Tips!

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5 Reasons to Vacation to Cozumel during the “Low Season”

Reasons To Vacation In Cozumel During The Low Season

Most people are aware that Mexico is one of the favorite destinations for US and Canadian travelers, but not just US and Canadian travelers because there are many travelers from all around the world that like to go to Mexico for a vacation. What is not to like; there are golden beaches, beautiful sunsets, great food, and great weather that is generally good all year round.

Mexico offers tourists a lot of fun activities and unique cultural experiences they are unlikely to find anywhere else. For example, there are many UNESCO World Heritage sites in Mexico, lots of adventurous activities to participate in, unique history, and a great culture of the people. There are many cities that you can visit in Mexico and one of the finest for a vacation is in sunny Cozumel.

Cozumel Mexico offers plenty of visitors all the fun in the world. There are many fun Cozumel activities here where you can enjoy and appreciate all the culture in Mexico’s, history, and great activities all in one place. Fun Cozumel activities include activities like enjoying the outdoors where you can take scenic walks where you can enjoy all of the nature in the area.

There is a museum of popular art where you can see plenty of unique Mexican styled artworks and crafts so if you are a lover of artworks you are in for a treat. Moreover, Cozumel hotel viewthere are many more interesting sites that will captivate visitors so they will have a truly unforgettable experience in Cozumel. What is truly unique about the park in Cozumel is how it has everything you could ask for in a vacation. It also opens up opportunities to travel to other parts of Mexico because you will get to see the bigger picture of the country.

There is no need to go anywhere else because you can get a taste of everything Mexico has to offer at Cozumel making it one of the best holiday destinations in Mexico. The low season is also one of the best times if you want to have some fun in Cozumel. Many vacationers think that the high season is the only time to travel. Of course the weather is going to be a lot better during the high season but it does not mean you cannot go for vacation during the low season.

We´ll call the following some Cozumel Vacation Perks for your Low Season trip. (low season goes from about May-Nov some months during this time are busier than others)

  1. Travelling during the high season is obviously when most people especially in the Northern US and Canada are trying to get out of the cold however fun warm caribbean weather never gets boring so low season is great despite the fact that you aren’t escaping a crazy winter storm.
  2. A low season vacation to Cozumel and the Riviera Maya is the best time to save some money on your trip.  Two of my best friends come down and take their Cozumel Travel TipsCozumel Vacation always in the low season and doing so every year has saved them thousands of dollars on what would normally be a pretty expensive trip during the high season.  This has given them more money to spend on other Cozumel Tours and Activities.  When they’re here we dive, fish like crazy and do plenty of other fun activities.
  3. Low season is a great time to shop for deals on Cozumel Tours and Activities for those looking for fun things to do in Cozumel.  The local Cozumel tour operators and Hotels in Cozumel often give some of their best deals out of the entire year during the low season.
  4. Low season in Cozumel is obviously a great time for those of you looking to avoid some of the larger crowds and groups that are vacationing during the high season.  So if you want a Cozumel Vacation without so many people on every single stop and activity that you do the time is low season!
  5. Lastly this is still a busy albeit quiet time for locals as everyone is working out everything they can to make it through the low season but at the same timeDiscover Mexico Cozumel Cozumel Tours, and the local businesses are trying to come up with new ideas for the next high season.  This being the case brand new tours pop up around this time which will give you an even greater selection of great Cozumel Tours and Activities to choose from and if you found something new that you liked and wasn’t here before then you can add it to your next Cozumel Vacation must do list.

Overall, Cozumel is a top choice for vacationers and Discover Mexico Cultural park is a great idea if you want to get a complete view of Mexico and have a great time while on vacation.  Visit us during the low season and find out what is new and upcoming at Discover Mexico Park and all around Cozumel!

Spring Break in Cozumel

Tequilera, Tequilera – Spring Break in Cozumel

Spring Break in Cozumel 2015

As all of your fun seeking spring breakers converge on Cozumel this year for your Spring Break in Cozumel we wanted to take a chance and talk about a couple of great Cozumel tours and places to hit up for some great Cozumel Spring Break fun!  Its not all about drinking but hey let’s be honest here it does mean a lot of drinking meaning looking great bars and Cozumel Tequila Tours.  Here are some great Cozumel Tequila Tours and Cozumel Bars.

Discover Mexico Premium Tequila Tour

This Cozumel Tequila tour is obviously a little different as we are talking about true premium tequila tasting.  Most Tequileras here in Cozumel are outdoors andThings to do in Cozumel are constantly pushing to try and get you to buy buy buy, not just their tequila but their other souvenirs as well.  While we do have plenty of Souvenirs and Tequilas that are available for purchase we won’t pester you to buy them.  one of the best things and something that definitely sets us apart from other Tequileras in Cozumel that we will treat you like royalty while you participate in this educational and fun Premium Cozumel Tequila Tour.  If you have been to wine tastings well this is the Tequila version of that and it will definitely be a unique experience for you during your Spring break in Cozumel!  So come try a Tequila Tour in Cozumel that you will not forget!

Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville Cozumel

Now if you are on spring break and you want to have some food and party a little bit at the same time then Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville is defintely a must for Spring Breakers! Things to do during Spring Break in Cozumel Lunch gets even more fun when the DJ and staff start doing different games as well.  Whats great about Margaritaville is that the food is great and the have plenty of big screens and plasma TVs so that you can keep up with your favorite College teams during March Madness.  There are plenty of other great things to do at Margaritaville as they have snorkel gear available for everybody as well as their water trampolines, giant floating icebergs and more!  Margaritaville is definitely a hot spring break spot!

Cozumel Bar Hopping!

Now the other tours are not all about the drinking as there is plenty more to go along with the other places and tours that we mentioned, but this tour is definitely a bigger partCozumel Tours of the tour but its not only about drinking and going to bars.  The Cozumel Bar Hop tour is definitely a great way to get to know new people and to get away from the tourist part of the island and over to the east side of the island.  This tour starts off from in town and goes straight over to the other side of the island visiting Punta Morena, Coconuts bar (Coconuts is definitely a stop for spring breakers!), followed by a visit to Playa Bonita Restaurant & Bar and finally Rastas Bar for a great time!

Well there are a few more great Things to do in Cozumel for you spring breakers visiting the island this month and we have plenty more Cozumel Travel tips too so let us know if there is something in particular that you would like to know about while travelling in Cozumel or even something that you think would be good for others to know and we may even blog about it so until next hasta luego y nos vemos!

Spring Break in Cozumel

Spring Break in Cozumel 2015 – Discover Mexico

Spring Break in Cozumel 2015

I don’t know about everybody else but March is definitely one of my favorite months in the year!  There is so much going on everywhere it seems and well here in Cozumel that is no exception.  Whats going on in March in Cozumel well besides it being the busiest month of the year for everyone here on the island for families it means some time for a quick family vacation to Cozumel.  While this holds true it is especially a great month for College students.  For me there were always 2 things happening in March that were something that I always looked forward to and still do, March Madness and Spring Break!

March Madness in Cozumel

Even if you aren’t a big basketball fan if you are a college student there is a good chance you have some school spirit,(also its a good reason to party) and due to this March Madness has become one of the most watched sporting events on TV.  Especially the Final FourSpring Break in Cozumel and the NCAA Championship game which may even be more watched than the Super Bowl.  Now Spring break or better yet Spring Break in Cozumel doesn’t mean that you necessarily need to forget your school spirit or miss out on the games.  One of the great things about Cozumel(well for me anyway) is that due to mass amount of tourism and all the revenue that it generates the locals understand that the tourists want to visit without missing out on some things from home.  This being the case the are plenty of great places to catch the fun and excitement of March Madness.  Some of these include: Margaritaville, the new Hooters, The French Quarter, Hard Rock Cafe and many other great places to catch the game.  Those will definitely be lively and fun so if you need to catch a game or some games during March Madness they will definitely be places to see the game.

Premium Tequila Tasting Tour at Discover Mexico Cozumel

One other great activity that is definitely a must do during Spring Break in Cozumel is the Cozumel Tequila ToursPremium Tequila Tasting Tour at Discover Mexico!  Now not everyone likes just pounding tequila for the heck of it as many people want to really taste and enjoy it, which is why Premium Tequila Tasting at Discover Mexico is a great tour.  Here you can get a little taste and and bigger appreciation of Mexico and also one of Mexico’s most popular gifts, Mexican Tequila.  This tour allows you to learn about the tequila making process all the while tasting the best tequila around in it’s different flavors and it will be something you relish.

These are just a couple of great things to do in Cozumel during your Spring Break in Cozumel so don’t pass up your opportunity to come down to Cozumel for a Cozumel Spring Vacation that will be something that you won’t regret.  Give us a call at Discover Mexico and we will be glad to give you some other great Cozumel Travel Tips for your Cozumel Spring Break.