There are many reasons to love Holbox, and although it is an island with only 5,595 square kilometers of surface area, it has what it takes to spend unforgettable calm and relaxed days.
Here are 5 reasons to love Holbox:
1._ Its calm waves. It is a reason for not wanting to leave the sea; since thanks to its geographical location, Holbox has a very calm swell and the water level reaches you below the waist. And let’s not forget how beautiful it is to swim in the turquoise waters.
2._ There are no buildings, no huge resort hotels, because in Holbox, fortunately, there are no large buildings. You can stay in a cabin facing the sea, a bungalow, a hostel of 1 or several levels; stay in a rented house through digital platforms or camping.
3._ Bioluminescence. A wonderful event where tiny luminous organisms emit their own blue light. Getting to see thousands of bright spots during the nights on the beaches south of the island.
4._The whale shark. The world’s largest fish – 12 meters or more – loves the tropical seas off the coast of this island, especially between July and September. Being docile fish the size of whales, you can take a tour to swim with them.
5._ Lobster Pizza. A dish based on this crustacean that makes almost everyone’s mouth water. It is practically mandatory stop when you visit the island.
These are just a few reasons to fall in love with Holbox.
Have you visited this Mexican paradise? What’s your reason for coming back?