Not packed in a bus. Not herded with a group. Self guided walk is the SAFEST way to sightsee while observing SOCIAL DISTANCING!

Downtown Cancun Walk (Self Guided), Cancun

Experience the fun, vigor, color and excitement of Downtown Cancun, a vibrant hub of shops and restaurants and where tradition and modernity go hand in hand. The main boulevard in the area is Tulum Avenue, which is very easy to recognize owing to the large sculpture of shells and shellfish in the middle of a traffic circle. It is known as "El Ceviche" and at night the feature is a particularly dramatic sight when illuminated. The avenue is filled with restaurants, cinemas, handcraft markets, shops, department stores and malls.

There's more great shopping to be had at Mercado 28 (Market 28), the city's largest and most popular open-air market where streets are lined with many shops and stalls. Come here for handmade Mexican crafts, souvenirs, silver jewelry and lots more. Attached to Mercado 28 is a small outdoor plaza known as Plaza Bonita which looks like a small Mexican village. Browse its specialty shops for Mexican handicrafts.

Go for a relaxing stroll in Palapas Park, the main park in Downtown Cancun where may residents love to meet and socialize. For an exciting and eclectic nightlife, Downtown Cancun is hard to beat. The choice of restaurants and bars is extensive, particularly along Yaxchilan Avenue, the so-called avenue that "never sleeps".
How it works: A discovery walk features a route using which you can explore a popular city neighborhood on your own. This walk, along with other self-guided walks in over 1,000 cities, can be found on the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play to your mobile phone or tablet. The app's built-in GPS navigation functions allow following this walk route with ease. The app works both online and offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Downtown Cancun Walk Map

Guide Name: Downtown Cancun Walk
Guide Location: Mexico » Cancun
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Discovery)
Travel Distance: 3.5 Km or 2.2 Miles
Author: Dee

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