Isla Mujeres is located about 8 miles off the coast from Cancun, Mexico. The island is small, quaint, and beautiful. It resonates with Mexican charm, and its pristine beaches are regularly highly rated on various “best in the world” rankings. Isla is home to many incredible restaurants that bring you flavors from around the world.

There are many activities including snorkeling, diving, deep-sea fishing, boating, and whale shark swims (in season). Visit the turtle farm (Temporarily Closed). Hike the beautiful cliffs at Punta Sur. Take in the nightlife on Hidalgo Street, a pedestrian-only walkway filled with restaurants, bars, street vendors and shopping.

For a planning guide for attractions, beach clubs, restaurants, nightlife, tours, etc. we also highly recommend purchasing the MapChick Isla Mujeres App before your trip:

For a newcomer’s guide to Isla Mujeres, and to help out local organizations during the pandemic, please visit Discovering Isla Mujeres for information or to purchase a travel guide:

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