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Cozumel Island, Mexico (scroll down for cruise itineraries)

 
Introduction

Cozumel is Mexico's most famous tropical island resort and is located off the coast of the Playa del Carmen on the Yucatan Peninsula. Every year hundreds of cruise ships ferry travelers, honeymooners, and adventure seekers alike from all over the world to this beautiful Caribbean island. Ancient Mayan ruins and natural reefs compliment Cozumel's immaculate coastline. You don't even need to travel far from the port to walk along the island's near-perfect beaches or explore its lush tropical landscape.

Where the Ship Docks

Three piers serve cruise ships passing through Cozumel. The primary docking terminal lies at Punta Langosta, located on the shores of the island's only city, San Miguel de Cozumel. But the International Pier and Puerta Maya to the south of Punta Langosta also see plenty of cruise ship traffic throughout the year. No matter where you arrive and disembark for the day, Cozumel's prime attractions are very accessible on foot, or by taxi, which is the most useful way to get around the city.

What to See and Do

If you happen to be in the mood for an adventure, look no further than the San Gervasio Mayan ruins only a few miles east of San Miguel. In fact, Cozumel is home to many ancient Mayan landmarks that are over 2,000 years old. But the San Gervasio ruins take the prize as the largest ancient structures left standing on the island. The Plaza del Sol is another attraction you have to see while docked in Cozumel. This retail complex provides cruise ship travelers with plenty of opportunities to find the perfect souvenir. Locally known as 'zocalo', Plaza del Sol houses shops, which sell jewelry, clothing, handcrafted products as well as other memorabilia. One of the most popular activities on the island is the Palancar Reef. From San Miguel follow the shoreline south on the Rafael E. Melgar Boulevard in order to find Cozumel's world-renowned snorkeling and diving waters. Water sports like sailing and surfing have a strong following as well on the island's long, pristine beaches. You can take part in all kinds of outdoor activities while on Cozumel. For example, Chankanaab National Park services over a million visitors each year. Both snorkeling and diving, especially into the infamous underwater Chankanaab Caves, are very popular activities in Cozumel.

Eating/Drinking

While there are a number of restaurants within walking distance of the cruise ship terminal, a short taxi cab ride into the heart of San Miguel can give you a better feel for the wide range of dining options. Mexican and Caribbean cuisines are the most common ones. Cozumel's fresh seafood is very popular and is a major attraction in town and out on the beach.

Getting Around

Once you set foot on Cozumel, many of the island's best amenities are located within walking distance from the dock. But a large number of visitors opt to get around the island by taxi. If you happen to be the adventurous type, you can rent a vehicle for the day. But it is advised that first time visitors stay close to San Miguel since many of the island's inland rural roads are isolated and may be in poor condition.

Miscellaneous But Important

While the official currency is peso, most shops accept (even prefer) US dollars. Also, almost all shops have English speakers in case you don't know Spanish. There is also a calling station (located at Plaza Orbi - Local 1, Av. Rafael E. Melgar 27) that you can use for Internet or for making an international phone call.

 
Cruise travelers having a great time on beautiful beaches of Cozumel.

Cruise travelers having a great time on beautiful beaches of Cozumel.


There are many places where you can buy souvenirs, do some shopping and/or enjoy a great meal.

There are many places where you can buy souvenirs, do some shopping and/or enjoy a great meal.


Relaxing afternoon in Chankanaab National Park in Cozumel.

Relaxing afternoon in Chankanaab National Park in Cozumel.


A couple is enjoying the beautiful day in Cozumel.

A couple is enjoying the beautiful day in Cozumel.

 

Cruises to Cozumel Island, Mexico


7 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From New Orleans, LA
Ship: Carnival Glory
Departure: New Orleans, LA
Arrival: New Orleans, LA
Duration: 7 Nights
Ports: New Orleans, Louisiana; Roatan, Bay Islands; Belize City, Belize; Cozumel Island, Mexico; New Orleans, Louisiana
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $689 N/A $1,214 $1,729 Carnival Glory December 8, 2019
January 19, 2020 $679 $789 N/A $1,798 Carnival Glory January 19, 2020
February 2, 2020 $664 $794 N/A N/A Carnival Glory February 2, 2020
March 1, 2020 $694 $819 $1,079 $1,512 Carnival Glory March 1, 2020
March 29, 2020 $699 $809 $1,034 $1,519 Carnival Glory March 29, 2020
April 19, 2020 $704 $814 $1,069 $1,614 Carnival Glory April 19, 2020
April 26, 2020 $704 $789 $1,029 $1,559 Carnival Glory April 26, 2020
June 21, 2020 $999 $1,139 $1,399 $1,922 Carnival Glory June 21, 2020
July 19, 2020 $979 $1,109 $1,389 $1,849 Carnival Glory July 19, 2020
August 16, 2020 $694 $804 $1,024 $1,359 Carnival Glory August 16, 2020
14 Nights Eastern Caribbean Cruise From Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Ship: Regal Princess
Departure: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Arrival: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Duration: 14 Nights
Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Princess Cays, Bahamas; St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, USA; Philipsburg, St. Maarten; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Princess Cays, Bahamas; Falmouth, Jamaica; George Town, Cayman Islands; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Fort Lauderdale, Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $1,299 N/A $1,739 $2,179 Regal Princess December 8, 2019
December 22, 2019 $1,943 N/A $2,663 N/A Regal Princess December 22, 2019
January 19, 2020 $1,339 N/A $1,870 N/A Regal Princess January 19, 2020
March 1, 2020 $1,283 N/A N/A $2,462 Regal Princess March 1, 2020
March 29, 2020 $1,379 N/A $1,843 $2,499 Regal Princess March 29, 2020
6 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Miami, FL
Ship: Carnival Horizon
Departure: Miami, FL
Arrival: Miami, FL
Duration: 6 Nights
Ports: Miami, Florida; Ocho Rios, Jamaica; George Town, Cayman Islands; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Miami, Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $789 $899 $959 $1,195 Carnival Horizon December 8, 2019
January 5, 2020 $769 $839 $1,019 $1,419 Carnival Horizon January 5, 2020
January 19, 2020 $719 $834 $969 $1,394 Carnival Horizon January 19, 2020
February 2, 2020 $729 $902 $1,009 $1,448 Carnival Horizon February 2, 2020
February 16, 2020 $729 $914 $1,049 $1,804 Carnival Horizon February 16, 2020
March 1, 2020 $759 $809 $969 $1,502 Carnival Horizon March 1, 2020
March 15, 2020 $909 $1,034 $1,259 $1,455 Carnival Horizon March 15, 2020
March 29, 2020 $789 $949 $1,079 $1,384 Carnival Horizon March 29, 2020
April 12, 2020 $819 $974 $1,159 $1,428 Carnival Horizon April 12, 2020
April 26, 2020 $789 $934 $1,069 $1,396 Carnival Horizon April 26, 2020
7 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Galveston, TX
Ship: Liberty of the Seas
Departure: Galveston, TX
Arrival: Galveston, TX
Duration: 7 Nights
Ports: Galveston, Texas; Cruising; Roatan, Bay Islands; Costa Maya, Mexico; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Cruising; Galveston, Texas
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 N/A N/A $1,421 N/A Liberty of the Seas December 8, 2019
January 5, 2020 $895 $1,010 N/A $3,655 Liberty of the Seas January 5, 2020
February 2, 2020 $910 $1,043 $1,684 N/A Liberty of the Seas February 2, 2020
March 1, 2020 $771 $1,110 $1,239 $2,589 Liberty of the Seas March 1, 2020
March 29, 2020 $601 $664 $918 $1,606 Liberty of the Seas March 29, 2020
April 26, 2020 $526 $764 $1,008 $2,104 Liberty of the Seas April 26, 2020
5 Nights Caribbean Cruise From New Orleans, LA
Ship: Norwegian Getaway
Departure: New Orleans, LA
Arrival: New Orleans, LA
Duration: 5 Nights
Ports: New Orleans, Louisiana; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Progreso, Yucatan; New Orleans, Louisiana
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $209 $229 $279 $369 Norwegian Getaway December 8, 2019
5 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Miami, FL
Ship: Explorer of the Seas
Departure: Miami, FL
Arrival: Miami, FL
Duration: 5 Nights
Ports: Miami, Florida; Cruising; Cozumel Island, Mexico; George Town, Cayman Islands; Cruising; Miami, Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $393 $485 $617 $1,075 Explorer of the Seas December 8, 2019
7 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Ship: Celebrity Edge
Departure: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Arrival: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Duration: 7 Nights
Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Key West, Florida; At Sea; Costa Maya, Mexico; Cozumel Island, Mexico; George Town, Cayman Islands; At Sea; Fort Lauderdale, Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $949 $969 $749 $2,499 Celebrity Edge December 8, 2019
December 22, 2019 $1,669 $1,919 $1,799 $4,549 Celebrity Edge December 22, 2019
January 5, 2020 $1,109 $1,209 $1,529 $3,399 Celebrity Edge January 5, 2020
January 19, 2020 $1,279 $1,229 $1,459 $3,399 Celebrity Edge January 19, 2020
February 2, 2020 $1,249 $1,299 $1,649 $3,149 Celebrity Edge February 2, 2020
February 16, 2020 $1,280 $1,570 $1,840 $4,224 Celebrity Edge February 16, 2020
March 1, 2020 $1,500 $1,735 $1,970 $3,774 Celebrity Edge March 1, 2020
March 15, 2020 $1,335 $1,570 $1,935 $3,539 Celebrity Edge March 15, 2020
March 29, 2020 $1,031 $1,275 $1,185 $3,394 Celebrity Edge March 29, 2020
April 12, 2020 $1,245 $1,595 $1,885 $3,519 Celebrity Edge April 12, 2020
7 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Orlando, FL
Ship: Harmony of the Seas
Departure: Orlando, FL
Arrival: Orlando, FL
Duration: 7 Nights
Ports: Port Canaveral (Orlando), Florida; Perfect Day Cococay, Bahamas; Cruising; Costa Maya, Mexico; Roatan, Bay Islands; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Cruising; Port Canaveral (Orlando), Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $1,164 $1,235 $1,778 $11,358 Harmony of the Seas December 8, 2019
January 5, 2020 $945 $1,161 $1,381 $5,203 Harmony of the Seas January 5, 2020
January 19, 2020 $1,158 $1,465 $1,532 $5,891 Harmony of the Seas January 19, 2020
February 2, 2020 $1,106 N/A $1,569 $3,383 Harmony of the Seas February 2, 2020
February 16, 2020 $1,141 $1,541 $1,759 $3,104 Harmony of the Seas February 16, 2020
March 1, 2020 $1,193 $1,235 $1,368 $3,274 Harmony of the Seas March 1, 2020
March 15, 2020 $995 $1,394 $1,387 $5,386 Harmony of the Seas March 15, 2020
March 29, 2020 $903 $1,007 $1,062 $2,476 Harmony of the Seas March 29, 2020
April 12, 2020 $904 $1,075 $1,139 $2,339 Harmony of the Seas April 12, 2020
April 26, 2020 $1,363 $1,475 $1,846 $2,862 Harmony of the Seas April 26, 2020
7 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Ship: Nieuw Statendam
Departure: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Arrival: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Duration: 7 Nights
Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Half Moon Cay, Bahamas; Falmouth, Jamaica; George Town, Cayman Islands; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Fort Lauderdale, Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 8, 2019 $549 $649 $779 $1,099 Nieuw Statendam December 8, 2019
4 Nights Western Caribbean Cruise From Miami, FL
Ship: Carnival Victory
Departure: Miami, FL
Arrival: Miami, FL
Duration: 4 Nights
Ports: Miami, Florida; Key West, Florida; Cozumel Island, Mexico; Miami, Florida
   Departure Date    Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite Continue
December 9, 2019 $339 $369 $449 $734 Carnival Victory December 9, 2019
December 16, 2019 $339 $359 $459 $1,019 Carnival Victory December 16, 2019
December 23, 2019 $559 $649 $729 $1,259 Carnival Victory December 23, 2019
December 30, 2019 $729 $759 $919 $2,239 Carnival Victory December 30, 2019
January 20, 2020 $289 $359 $454 $669 Carnival Victory January 20, 2020
February 10, 2020 $334 $379 $464 $719 Carnival Victory February 10, 2020
February 17, 2020 $324 $419 $544 $739 Carnival Victory February 17, 2020

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