Are you still unsure about adding Isla Contoy to your Cancun itinerary? Consider this your invitation to add this stunning destination to your must-visit list.
Located off the coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, this secluded island offers a breathtaking getaway that will connect you with nature.
And, since we don't want you to hesitate any longer, here are 5 reasons why you should make Isla Contoy your must-visit destination for the summer of 2023.
1. IT IS literally THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND IN THE CARIBBEAN
While Isla Mujeres and Cozumel may be contenders for the title of the most beautiful island in the Caribbean, Isla Contoy is in a league of its own. Its white sand beaches, lush vegetation, and crystal clear waters are like a scene from a fantasy movie.
And within the island, you'll find untouched, pristine landscapes that are rare to find in today's world. Isla Contoy truly has no comparison.
2. YOU CAN VISIT IT IN ONE DAY
If you are short on time during your Cancun vacation, a visit to Isla Contoy is the one-day activity that will fit your itinerary.
The Isla Contoy tour is a super complete experience that usually lasts around 7 hours and includes different activities such as:
One of the main attractions of Isla Contoy is its remarkable biodiversity. The island is a sanctuary for more than 150 species of birds, including frigate birds, pelicans, and herons. During the guided tour, you will admire these creatures in their natural habitat.
Upon arrival, from the boat you may see (with some luck) colorful fish, manta rays and even sharks close to the shore. In addition, you may encounter sea turtles, dolphins, and vibrant marine life while snorkeling in the surrounding waters.
4. You help its preservation
The government regulates entry to the island, allowing a maximum of 200 visitors per day. This ensures that the island's ecosystem remains pristine and well-preserved. As part of their sustainability efforts, visitors also have the opportunity to learn about conservation and ecological practices.
Have you seen those pictures of expectation and reality?
Well, at Isla Contoy your expectations will be reality!
Experience the ultimate serenity at Isla Contoy, where you can immerse yourself completely in nature without the disturbance of crowds. With the island almost entirely to yourself, you'll truly connect with the beauty of this breathtaking destination.
Unspoiled coastline, blue sea, and a private environment. Now look at the reality 👉
From the moment you approach the island in your boat, you'll see how beautiful it is. When you get off, you'll practically have the island to yourself and your group. Want to see another example? 👉
A clean, wide, beautiful beach with white sand and clear water. Sounds like a dream, doesn't it. Look at the reality 👉
Well, it's true. In addition, you will hear the waves of the sea, and you will be able to take the best pictures without people in the background.
Want to see a real photo taken by a visitor? 👉
This is the real deal
This photo was taken by a visitor who shared his experience with us. Look how calm the beach looks!
Contoy IS THE ISLAND THAT HAS IT ALL
Isla Contoy is a hidden gem that offers an extraordinary travel experience for nature lovers, conservation enthusiasts and those looking to escape the ordinary.
Want to visit Isla Contoy? Find out all the tour details and prices here.