Which is the Better Holiday?
Punta Cana is a bit more laid-back and is less developed. It’s great for a resort staycation and is very kid friendly...
Cancun is energetic, busy, loud and developed. There's a huge number of activities and nightlife options...
Both Cancun and Punta Cana have a wonderful array of resorts. There's more rooms with sea views in Cancun, but Punta Cana is cheaper.
The beaches in Punta Cana are arguably prettier than in Cancun. But busier Cancun has more options for beach bars, restaurants, activities and hotels.
More 'authentic' vibe, cheaper than Cancun, and incredible hiking if you venture away from the resorts.
Easy access to tourist activities, great hotel service, lively nightlife, and arguably better snorkeling and diving.
Check out our honest comparison between Punta Cana and Cancun to find out which is better for honeymoons, families, which is safer and more. Just click learn more!