Cancun's Water Sports
If sitting on the beach is too boring or if you just need a shot of adrenaline, Cancun outfitters and resorts offer plenty of water sports lessons and equipment. There are the usual suspects: surfing, kiteboarding, and parasailing, as well as kayaking and wake boarding. If you're looking for something a bit unusual, you might want to ask about the jetpack experience, also referred to as flyboarding. A jetpack will be strapped to your back and you'll receive instructions from the tour operator about how to soar above the water, shooting up like a rocket. Less adventurous friends or family traveling with you can watch from the shore.
By Julie Schwietert Collazo, AFAR Local Expert
JetPack on the Water
For as long as I can remember, I have dreamed of a future with jetpacks. A water powered vehicle was not what I imagined while watching the Jetsons, but it's as close as you can get! JetPack Mexico is a new experience and you can be one of the first in Cancun to try it out. Surprisingly it only takes 30 minutes of training and you're off!
By Max Power
Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.5, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico
+52 998 176 8156
Sun - Sat 8am - 11pm