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How much spending money to take for 11 nights?

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How much spending money to take for 11 nights?

So me and my girlfriend are off to Cancun in late June for 11 nights and want to get an idea of how much spending money to take for excursions and stuff. We are staying in an all inclusive resort so food and drink is all fine its just the extras.

We plan on doing a few excursions while we are there ( Coco Bongo, XPlor park, Chichen Itza and a few water sports activities like Jet Ski's)

If someone could give us a rough estimate that would be much appreciated.

Many Thanks

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1. Re: How much spending money to take for 11 nights?

Since it seems you plan on doing all the expensive fun stuff, I would plan for approximately 200-250USD per day that you plan on leaving your resort to partake in those activities. Keep in mind credit cards are accepted almost everywhere. Also, there are ATMs everywhere if you ever do need cash....so why carry much cash at all?

Castle Douglas...
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2. Re: How much spending money to take for 11 nights?

For the pair of you I would reckon about 1400 pounds to be on the safe side yous prob won't even need that but it's better to have more incase. As someone else said just pay and withdraw using a card then you will only spend what you need too.

clarkwgriswold
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3. Re: How much spending money to take for 11 nights?

I'd avoid carrying much cash.

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4. Re: How much spending money to take for 11 nights?

Coco Bongo is $130 for Gold member, $80 for regular (Gold has a table), Xplor is about $90-100, Chichen Itza tour varies from $50-60 for a big bus cheapo tour to $100 or more, you can look a lot of the prices up on either their web sites or web sites of popular tour operators like Entertainment Plus.

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