These are natural pits, or sinkholes, resulting from the collapse of limestone bedrock that exposes groundwater underneath. Especially associated with the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico, cenotes were sometimes used by the ancient Maya for sacrificial offerings.
Nowadays, these caves are an imponent reflection of what nature and rock can transform allowing the other run with ease an space. Its ancient presence, partially submerged in water and with the appropiate lightning can provide that mind blowing factor to you special day.
Most of the ruins are protected by laws witht the unique aim of preserving them intact and that any damage happens to its structure, but the Occidental Grand Xcaret offers, among their wedding spaces, the amazing location of a Mayan temple surrounded by rocks and a very colorful background thick with nature, 2,000 year-old Mayan Ruins.
Laguna de Bacalar
Seven colors laggon in Bacalar is one of the most scenery destinations to get married on. Its waters divide in 7 different colors, all in blue and green tones which give that touch of heavenly beauty to any picture.
Sometimes during the year, its color is a permanent dark green due to marine currents. If this ids the destination you want your wedding to be on, be sure to confirm when its splendid 7 colors are there to be the best background on your pictures.
Isla Mujeres was a Mayan sanctuary to goddess Ixchel for about a thousand years. In around 1850 the first modern inhabitants moved to the island and established the village of Dolores.
This location is a bit far from the coastline of the Riviera Maya, and what the locals call Zona Hotelera, at about 18 to 30 minutes, depending on the transportation you use.
Isla Mujeres has several venues to host your wedding, most of them beloging to resorts.
Celebrate the power of your love under the turquoise and crystal clear waters of Cancun. Seal that spiritual and magical union with a moving and romantic ceremony in the dreamy landscapes of Cancun.
If your planning your underwater wedding -a one and only idea, let me add here- the Riviera Maya is one of the best options to take into account. Its Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System is home to more than 65 species of stony coral, 350 species of mollusk and more than 500 species of fish.
This is just the perfect environment for scuba diving lovers. Also, if you want a quite unique qedding, this is one of the greatest ideas.