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Romantic getaways in Cancun - Secrets Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa

Cancun, with its blue waters, white sandy beaches and tropical climate, has long been a favorite destination for couples looking for romantic getaways. However, there is much more to this Mexican city than just its stunning natural beauty. Here are the top five things about Cancun you and your partner need to know if you’re planning weekend getaways for couples.

5 Things About Cancun – Weekend Getaways For Couples

1. It Has A Rich History And Culture

Weekend getaways for couples - Mayan ruins in Cancun

Cancun is not just for beach lovers and sun worshippers. While its paradisiacal beaches are undoubtedly a major draw, there’s a lot of history and culture to be explored.

The ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum and Chichen Itza are just a short drive away, offering a unique opportunity to step back in time and marvel at these architectural wonders. A visit to these sites can add an element of adventure and discovery to your romantic getaways in Cancun.

2. You Have A LOT Of Luxury Resorts To Choose From

Cancun offers a wide variety of luxurious resorts that cater specifically to couples. From Zoëtry Villa Rolandi Isla Mujeres with ocean views to all-inclusive hotels such as Secrets The Vine Cancun, offering couple’s spa treatments and candlelit dinners on the beach, there’s no shortage of options for creating your ideal romantic retreat.

3. There’s An Impressive Culinary Scene

Romantic getaways in Cancun - Gastronomic experiences

The gastronomic scene in Cancun is nothing short of impressive. Food lovers will be in heaven with the fresh catches of the day at Sea Salt Grill (Secrets The Vine Cancun), with traditional Mexican dishes at Picante (Secrets Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa), or with gourmet international cuisine at Rosewater (Secrets Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa).

From romantic dinners at award-winning restaurants to beachfront barbecues under the stars, foodies will be spoilt for choice.

4. You May See The Annual Migration Of Whale Sharks

If you’re planning your romantic getaways in Cancun during the months of June to September, you might have the chance to witness one of nature’s most awe-inspiring phenomena – the annual migration of whale sharks.

Snorkeling or diving with these gentle giants can be an unforgettable experience and a highlight of your trip.

5. You Will Have Fun With Cancun’s Nightlife

Romantic getaways in Cancun - Wink Bar

Lastly, Cancun boasts a vibrant nightlife scene that caters to all tastes. From lively bars, such as Wink Bar at Breathless Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa, and nightclubs to more intimate jazz lounges and rooftop terraces, there’s always somewhere to enjoy a cocktail and dance the night away.

While the natural beauty of Cancun is undeniable, it’s the combination of history, luxury, gastronomy, unique experiences, and vibrant nightlife that makes it a perfect destination for couples’ romantic getaways. So if you’re planning a trip with your partner, keep these five things in mind to make the most of your Cancun experience.

The Best Resort For A Romantic Trip to Cancun: Secrets and Breathless – Unlimited Vacation Club Members Tell All!

Secrets Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa

“The most spectacular anniversary getaway ever! Everything about this resort was perfect: The service, restaurants, entertainment, environment, but more importantly, the staff was amazing!”

Unlimited Vacation Club member from USA, Secrets Riviera Cancun

Secrets The Vine Cancun

“My husband and I visited The Vine for our honeymoon. Everything about it was amazing. The staff treated us to special treats and remembered us throughout our visit. We felt so at home and enjoyed ourselves so much that we came back for our 5th anniversary. We participated in many events and activities that were held at the resort but the room part was just relaxing and we were pampered. We also had our pictures taken by one of your on-site photographers and had an amazing time. We hope to return soon!”

Unlimited Vacation Club member from Chile, Secrets The Vine Cancun

Breathless Cancun Soul Resort & Spa

“We love traveling with our Unlimited Vacation Club membership! We joined back in 2017 and have tried to go at least once a year but really try to go more! We love the staff and accommodations at all our stops so far and just booked our next trip! We have upgraded twice and are really happy to start enjoying our travel benefits with our newborn daughter thanks to our trip to Breathless Soul! We shot a photo on this elevator every day in my outfit changes! #ProudUnlimited Vacation Clubmember”

Unlimited Vacation Club member from USA, Breathless Cancun Soul

Breathless Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa

“This was our first trip to a Unlimited Vacation Club resort and we fell in love with it on day one! We became members on day three of a seven-day vacation. The people, from the other vacationers to the staff were so fun and friendly! We had an amazing trip and enjoyed an excursion and spa services. Already looking forward to the next trip!”

Unlimited Vacation Club members from USA, Breathless Riviera Cancun

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