In the heart of Cancun, Laguna Nichupté is another of the regions natural wonders. It is a system of lagoons that comprise over three thousand hectares, it has seven lakes and communicates to the Mexican Caribbean ocean through two channels. Nichupté is full of mangroves and an astonishing biodiversity of plant and animal species. Including large crocodiles known to have attacked dogs, a few distracted tourists and silly pedestrians who don’t mind the warning signs. So best see the Laguna Nichupté from the safety of a boat.