Punta Sur, Isla Mujeres

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Must see · Ruin · Tourist Spot
Explore the protected park of Punta Sur, encompassing reefs, beaches, lagoons, and low forests. The site also includes an ancient Mayan ruin, with folklore suggesting it once acted as a whistling building that warned of approaching hurricanes. Take a hike alongside the ocean, observing sculptures corroding in the salty spray and frigate birds riding the breeze, before enjoying a cocktail in the restaurant. Keep your eyes peeled for the iguanas sunning themselves on the rocks. Plan to visit Punta Sur during your Isla Mujeres vacation using our convenient Isla Mujeres trip tool.
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  • This is a must see here. It is extremely beautiful. Walk the paths all the way down and enjoy the beauty. Suggestion - go early because of the heat. Enjoy a cool beverage with a view before you...  more »
  • I would bet that most people that come to the island never make it down here, and what is huge loss for them. The views and cliffs are beyond amazing, comparable to some of the most beautiful places.....  more »
  • Beautiful place! Loved the trek and absolutely mesmerized by the scenery. Watch out for the friendly iguanas...they love to watch you from a safe distance!
  • This place is breathtaking and beautiful! If you visit this island do yourself a favor and visit this magical place.
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