I will be in Progresso for 3 months starting in January. I was thinking of renting a car for the duration, but I can buy a car for less than what the rental would cost me. Do you have recommendations on how I can get around during my stay? I've rented a house down by the sea outside of town.
We are going on a cruise in 21 days, and We are stopping in Progeso on Dec 18... Its my birthday and I want do something fun such as renting Jetski's and doing some shopping. Does any one know if you can rent Jet skis in Progreso? If so how much... Thank you.
Will be stopping in Progresso on a cruise is the beach near the cruise terminal?
Is there currently any way to get from FL to Progreso, Yucatan, MX by ferry or ship passage other than a cruise ship?
Is there a social organization in Progreso that has multiple interests? I'll be in Progreso for 5 months, this Nov. to April 2014 and would like to get involved in community activities/day-tripping/over-night trips,charitable works, etc.. I would also like to find a walking buddy for early morning beach walks (I'll be staying halfway between Progreso and Chicxalub).
Thanx for any suggestions that come along.
What is draws people to Progreso besides it being a stop on a cruise ship journey?
Looking at staying in Chucxulub for a month. Is it easy and cheap to travel to Progreso for groceries etc.
Thanks for your input.
Do you have any suggestions of what to do with your limited time from a cruise ship while your are in Progresso? Please consider that we are traveling with 4 children (3 of them under 3)!!!
We want to enjoy the beach while at Progreso during our cruise without having to buy an expensive shore excursion for a family of 5. I have never been here before so not sure what to do. Is there a public beach we can cab too or what might someone suggest?
I will be in Progreso for one day as a cruise port stop. Does anyone know where to go to get a passport stamp?
What do you do with your bag while swimming at the beach.
My family of 11 (ages 1 to 59) will be stopping in Progreso in May of this year on the Carnival Elation.
We would like to spend our hours there at the best beach not too far from the port.
We would need transportation and a nice quiet place to play.
We do not need alcohol but would love good food for lunch, beach chairs, umbrellas, maybe a pool and other water activities. And I am always open to an affordable massage.
Thank you for your help.
I'm flying into Cancun Feb 28th, renting a car and driving to Progeso for a week. It's a four hour drive - are the roads between Cancun and Progreso well maintained? Secondly, I've read the Progreso beaches are nice but not good for snorkeling - are there snorkeling opportunities in the area, such as in cenotes? Do I bother to bring my snorkeling gear? Thanks!
does anyone know if the bus to merida from cancun can be boarded at the cancun airport and if so is there a specific bus number??
My wife and I are arriving in Cancun Jan 5/2012 and are to travel to Merida by bus. Does anyone know where the bus station is from the Cancun airport and what bus number or bus do we take to Merida?
We will be arriving in Progreso by Carnival on Oct24. Carnival does not seem to offer very many good shore excursion in progreso. The ones that are good are really expensive. Can anyone advise how much you can get the basically same shore excursions for if you wait and book when you get off the ship? Are these safe and reliable? We cant afford to miss getting back in time to get on the ship.
Are there any locals offering fishing? We will be arriving in Progresso on Oct 24 on Carnival, we will only be there for a short time. I was wondering if there are any fishing excursions to be found, one that they will possibly cook your catch, so you can enjoy it before its time to get back onboard.
What is the weather in Progreso for all 12 months, and how much rain.
we will be arriving there April 4, 2011 and are interested in renting jet skis. Is there a place to do this and also what about renting a car for the day? I would appreciate any information everyone has.
We will be flying into Cancun in January. We need to know the cheapest and safest way to travel from Cancun to Progresso.
Are there jet ski rentals and other activities to do in progresso? It's one of my ports on the cruise I'm going on in January...and Carnival doesn't have very many "fun" options for their shore excursions.
We are planning to travel to Progreso mid-Feb. We may rent a villa on the beach. Has anyone travelled during that time of year to that area? Is it warm enough to swim and mostly is the sea good for swimming?
As well, do you think we would need a car or taking cabs and public buses good enough for traveling around the area and sightseeing?
I'll be arriving at Merida airport from Montreal January 2009 late in the evening, my destination Chicxulub. Can I hire a private driver to pick me and take me to my destination, or should I use an airport taxi to do so...What is the cost for this ....Any suggestions much appreciated...
I am cruising on Carnival & will be in Progreso 12/10/08. How far is this reserve from cruise pier ? What are your recomendations on transportation for this destination ?
We are struggling with whether to rent a car or take the buses during our trip to Progreso May 24 through 31. Do you....or anyone...have info on private drivers ?
We will be in Progresso for several hours. Looking for best beach - do not want ot pay$$$ to go to one of the all inclusive places. Would like chairs, drink available and snorkling - appreciate any and all ideas.
Are there any internet cafes at or near the Port of Progreso? I am traveling to Progreso in January and need access to the internet to send and receive data. Can anyone provide any information.
IS THERE BUS TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM MERIDA INTL AIRPORT?
1. We are staying in Uaymitun for January 2008. So far, we do not plan to rent a car as we've heard that public transportation is plentiful and cheap. I'd love suggestions of day trips we could take. I realize that we are staying in a fairly isolated place so I'm interested in other travelers experiences staying in this area. I'm concerned that I may get bored!! I like to do something interesting at least part of every day and not just lay around the pool/beach.
2. I have to keep in fairly regular touch with my family in Canada as I have an elderly somewhat unwell parent. Where is the closest internet cafe? Is there any wireless access in the area at all?
3. Is it easy to find groceries? Would it be difficult to transport a few large shopping bags in the public bus/combi?
Thanks for any and all help!
Buenas Dias....I will be vacationing in the Progreso/Uaymitun area for one month winter of 2007.....my question(s) Do I need to know Spanish fluently or will I be able to get by with certain phrases??...(am taking Spanish lesson once weekly until December) Secondly, will I need to rent a vehicle to travel for groceries etc. to and from Progreso-Merida-Uaymitun ?? I have been warned by others not to rent a car....Thirdly, are there adequate ATM machines in Progreso?? Gracias...Hasta pronto....La madre