Here you can walk along the boardwalk, enjoy the breeze and taste the delicious regional cuisine in the many restaurants that line the harbor boardwalk. Thanks to its modern seaport, tourist focal point and border open to trade with the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, today is the arrival point for many cruise ships worldwide. In this unique position in the Yucatan peninsula and its tourist infrastructure make Progreso installed the state’s largest port. It is an optimal site for the practice of the most varied water sports: windsurfing, windsurfing, kayaking. Located north, 36 miles off Highway Merida. 261.