Located to the northwest of Cancun, Mexico, Holbox Island is just 26 miles / 42 km long. Holbox is separated from the mainland coast of Mexico by a shallow lagoon which gives sanctuary to thousands of flamingos, pelicans and other exotic birds and creatures.
Most of the people of Holbox Island make their living fishing. It is common to see fishermen walking through Holbox Village with their catch of the day or carrying their nets. The streets of Holbox Island are made of white sand, common of Caribbean islands, and there are very few cars. Holbox is considered a virgin tourist destination because very few outsiders visit the island. In spite of Holbox' natural beauty, inaccessibility has left it unspoiled by mass tourism. Finding travel specials to Holbox is relatively easy.
Fly to Holbox from Playa del Carmen and Cancun
You can visit the beautiful island for just one day!
You will find the recommended restaurants on the island, tours and activities in Holbox, information how to get to Holbox whether by road, bus, private vans from the airport, car rental or a private flight in a cessna aircraft as transportation within the island, shopping, maps, information real estate, rental golf carts and tips for your stay in the island.
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