A honeymoon in Holbox a paradisiac place

Pelicans at Holbox island on a beach

More and more couples are encouraged to take one of the many flights to Cancun to celebrate their honeymoon, and not just to enjoy the hotel zone of the city, they do so to visit Holbox, a paradise island where they can spend it of wonder, and enjoy in a total calm the natural beauty of the place. Now, if you need more reasons for you to venture to live that moment in Holbox, here are some data for you to take into account.

It is an island paradise

This is a place where tranquility and a relaxed atmosphere abound; it is an island of 40 km in length by only 2 km wide with soft sand beaches and a spectacular sea. It is accessible only by sea from the Port of Chiquilá, in an approximate journey of 20 minutes. Holbox enjoys a warm climate all year round and the water is of low depth, practically without waves, the predominant vegetation is the mangrove and some palms. Nearby is the Island of Passion and Birds, as well as the Yalahau lagoon, which you can reach by boat and where it is sure that at night you will see the stars clearly.

Boat and island paradise holbox

You will be on a lonely beach

A honeymoon requires solitary moments and relaxing breaks, and the 34 kilometers of Holbox Island beach assure you a romantic dream adventure just for you two. There will be nothing to disturb you or break that magic after the wedding, since Holbox beach is one of the most beautiful in Mexico due to the fusion of colors caused by the crossing of the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico.

You can explore the Yalahau Lagoons

Let yourself relax in the crystal clear waters of the Yalahau lagoon, which is part of a circuit of four lagoons and several cenotes with a wonderful ecosystem and great natural wealth. This is the Lagunas de Yalahau State Park, which is the most important aquifer reserve in the Yucatan Peninsula and is a vital area for migratory bird species. This park has archaeological remains, still covered by the jungle and with many endemic species in protection, the perfect place for contact with nature.

One person relaxing at the beach

The Holbox restaurants are perfect

In the central square of Holbox you will find many delicious eating options, you can walk through the quiet sand streets and choose the restaurant that suits your appetite. You can find from the traditional lobster pizza, succulent pastas, seafood and fresh fish, of course, cuts of meat, vegetarian dishes and local food that is also highly recommended. At nightfall the bars open their doors for a mojito, a beer or your favorite cocktail, although they are few, they all have a very good atmosphere.

Holbox is a place that must be visited with a lot of respect so as not to affect the environment and thus be able to enjoy the magic and romanticism that the Island offers us for a long time. So that the next time you take one of the flights to Cancun in couple, can visit again and remember those magical moments.