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Cancun Sights

Playa Punta Nizuc

  • Blvd. Kukulcán, Km 24 Map It
  • Cancún
  • Beach–Sight

Updated 02/19/2015

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You’ll find Cancún’s most isolated and deserted beach on the southern tip of the peninsula. Far from the crowds and party scene, Playa Punta Nizuc has few amenities other than those available to guests at the nearby Wet 'n Wild Waterpark (Km. 25), Nizuc Resort (Km. 21), or Club Med (Km 21.5). The lack of beach traffic helps keep the white sands clean and the waters sparkling, except when sea grass washes up. Bordered by jungle to the south, Playa Punta Nizuc can be accessed directly from Boulevard Kukulcán, so there's plenty of street parking—but make sure you bring water, snacks, sunscreen, and an umbrella for shade. This is a great place to collect shells or swim, since waves crash only on stormy days. Amenities: parking (free). Best for: solitude; swimming; snorkeling; walking.

Sight Information

Address:

Blvd. Kukulcán, Km 24, Cancún, Quintana Roo, 77500, Mexico

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Updated 02/19/2015

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