|Cancún is a tourist destination
located in the state of Quintana Roo, on the Yucatan peninsula in southeastern
Yucatan Peninsula is composed of many lagoons, sandbars, and mangrove swamps, and is edged with coral reefs; several islands lie off shore Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, Isla Holbox, and Contoy.
Cancún Island is approximately 16 miles long with the highest point above sea level being 200 feet, is a surf and snorkel paradise, The lagoon, enclosed by the -L- shape of the island, is ideal for sailing and water-skiing. Deep-sea fishing and diving are fantastic in the open sea.
The beaches are one of Cancún's most famous attractions, and everyone
seems to enjoy the endless activities that abound on almost every beach.