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Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc

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About Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc

Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc National Park.  In Quintana Roo and the Mexican Caribbean you will find this fabulous Natural Protected Area. This magnificent site has turquoise waters whe...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Cancún e Isla Mujeres.

  • Airport

    Cancun International Airport, Quintana Roo

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    The Protected Area can be reached by land and is only 10 minutes from downtown Cancun, Quintana Roo.

  • Transportation facilities

    Private or rented car.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    In authorized vessels.

  • Schedules

    Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Entrance fee

    $60.37 MXN

  • Average weather in the area

    Warm humid

    With rain according to the season.

Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • All year round is recommended to visit the Protected Area.
  • Comfortable clothing, preferably quick-drying, is recommended.


Services within the PA


Lodging near the PA

All types of accommodations in Cancun and Isla Mujeres

Food service near the PA

Cheap restaurants
Fast food
Street food

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Market / Super Market
Transportation services (it is a 'magic town' with all services)

Nearest locality to the PA

Cancún e Isla Mujeres.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

$60.37 MXN Entrance prices per person, per day, as collection of rights.

Senior citizens, pensioned and retired persons, disabled persons, and minors under 12 years of age will be exempt from the payment of fees, whose status will be accredited once they enter the Protected Area, if applicable, with the corresponding valid credential. A 50% discount will be applied to students and teachers with a valid credential, which must be presented upon entering the Protected Area.

More about Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc

Interesting facts

It belongs to the Mesoamerican Reef System; in addition to safeguarding a great biodiversity, there are sunken ships that can be observed; i...

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To learn about artificial habitat galleries and sunken ships.

Representative species of PA

Elkhorn Coral (Acropora palmata), Staghorn Coral (Acropora cervicornis), Hawksbill Sea Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata), Spotted Eagle Ray (A...

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You can see more representative species of Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. Use of mandatory vest
2. Do not touch any species
3. Do not feed the fish
4. Hire authorized service providers
5. Do not...

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  • PA office address

    Boulevard Kukulcan Km 4.8 zona hotelera de Cancún, edificio de la SEMARNAT planta baja.

  • Phone

    +52 (998) 883 9515

  • Email


PA social networks
Gobierno de México
Medio Ambiente