Yucatán Outside Cancun

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Hotels in Yucatán Outside Cancun

The island of Holbox (pronounced “Ole-bosh”) is a tiny spit of land off the Yucatán Peninsula, laced with sand roads. As soon as Cuban-born artist Sandra Pérez arrived, she knew she wanted to stay for good, so she created a retreat that would feel more like a residence than a formal hotel.

Restaurants in Yucatán Outside Cancun

Things to do in Yucatán Outside Cancun

From June through August, Holbox is one of the few places in the world where you can swim alongside harmless whale sharks—the largest known fish in the world. Holbox Tours & Travel runs six-hour tours ($90) that guarantee time in the water with these gentle giants.