Cancun, Mexico weddings require a valid passport and an original and copy of birth certificates annotated and translated by an authorized translator certified in Spanish. Death and divorce decrees are required if applicable. Check with your Certified Destination Wedding Specialist for more details.
Passports are required for visitors entering Mexico. If you are a citizen of the US, visit travel.state.gov for more information on travel documents needed. For Canadian travelers, visit travel.gc.ca for relevant travel information.
Spanish is the official language of Mexico, though English is widely spoken and understood.
The peso is the currency of Mexico, but US dollars are often widely accepted in resort areas.
Climate & Beaches
Cancun weather is tropical and humid with year round sunshine. The temperature ranges from 68° to 86° degrees Fahrenheit from October through to March and from 75° a 91° degrees F from April to September.
There’s something for everyone when it comes to beaches in Cancun, whether you’re interested in a quiet stretch of white sand or a bustling locale to people-watch and party. Northern beaches are family-friendly and protected from harsh surf, which makes them ideal for swimming and snorkeling. The east-side beaches have bigger surf and breezes. Try Playa Linda or Playa Delfines if you’re looking for relaxation.
Activities & Attractions
Cancun wedding venues are close to some of world’s most amazing man-made and natural wonders. The Chichen Itza was a pre-Columbian civilization and is one of the world’s most visited Mayan ruins. Another great option for an excursion is to the cenotes, Cancun’s underwater caves that are explorable by swimming or rafting. For the divers, the Cancun Underwater Museum features art sculptures that you can swim your way through. The world-heritage-protected Maya Reef is also worth a visit, whether you want to kayak, boat, or dive.
In terms of nightlife, Cancun practically buzzes when the sun goes down. There are no shortages of hotspots to dance the night away or enjoy a romantic dinner.