Punta Sur, Isla Mujeres

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Must see · Ruin · Tourist Spot
Explore the protected park of Punta Sur, encompassing reefs, beaches, lagoons, and low forests. The site also includes an ancient Mayan ruin, with folklore suggesting it once acted as a whistling building that warned of approaching hurricanes. Take a hike alongside the ocean, observing sculptures corroding in the salty spray and frigate birds riding the breeze, before enjoying a cocktail in the restaurant. Keep your eyes peeled for the iguanas sunning themselves on the rocks. Plan to visit Punta Sur during your Isla Mujeres vacation using our convenient Isla Mujeres trip tool.
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  • We stopped here to get ice cream cones. They put one small scoop of ice cream in a big cone for $3-4. We went in another store looking for vanilla. They lady working there was talking on her...  more »
  • we went around sunset and it was decently crowded. We did not pay to go all the way out to the point. Great photo spot on either side.  more »
  • Beautiful place! Loved the trek and absolutely mesmerized by the scenery. Watch out for the friendly iguanas...they love to watch you from a safe distance!
  • This place is breathtaking and beautiful! If you visit this island do yourself a favor and visit this magical place.

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