No trip to Cancun is complete without a day trip to Cozumel, Mexico's largest island. Here you will find the Mexican traditions and flavors full of life. Friendly faces, warm welcomes, coral reefs, a variety of water sports, five star hotels, the Chankanaab National Park, Punta Sur Ecological Reserve, San Gervasio all can be found here.

At the National Park see the dolphins live a less confined life. They live near the coast as compared to tanks in other parks. Chankanaab features a natural underwater park and botanical garden. Snorkelers and scuba divers love to explore the fascinating caves along with a few sunken ships. For a more delightful experience head to Palancar Reef rated as the best scuba diving spot on the island.

Isla Cozumel is a perfect honeymoon getaway with its moonlit beach walks, colorful sunsets and candle lit dinners. You can rent a bike to go exploring. Visit San Miguel, the Caribbean style, beautiful town. Here you can visit Museo de Cozumel where you can see apart from other items some interesting 3-D cave models. If you want to see Mayan ruins visit the charming San Gervasio that once served as a sanctuary of the Goddess X'chel. It costs $ 5 to get in and you can spend time looking around and relaxing. El Castillo Real is another site you may want to visit.

You can find Mexican vendors selling local crafts apart from the accused Cuban cigars. Local malls sell the same stuff but how you find it charming is the way to go.

The island's Fiesta Americana Cozumel Dive Resort features multiple swimming pools, restaurants, a beautiful beach club and jogging trail. Juan Leca's Dive House runs the dive operation using the best quality boats, equipment and personnel on the island. Compared to that Melia Cozumel is a Golf & Beach Resort with an impressive all-inclusive package. For your comfort they offer pools, disco, spa, shops, tennis and more.

Source by Malika Zuberi

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