Our afternoon at HD Summit is dedicated to optional networking in a structured, but unorthodox, way. Best of all, you will share the experience with clients, peers, and colleagues. Get to know them in small group settings and one-to-one. After all, people want to do business with people they know and trust.
Check back soon to see our 2021 options. Here’s a sample of the experiential activities offered last year.
18 HOLES AT THE RIVIERA CANCUN GOLF COURSE
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Riviera Cancun Golf Course is a new golf course on Mexico’s Caribbean Coast, designed by one of the best players and most prolific designers of all time Jack Nicklaus. This spectacular 18-hole golf course offers expansive fairways and greens, wooden bridges, a couple of holes overlooking the ocean, and a clubhouse with beautiful contemporary Mexican-style architecture. Just 15 minutes away from our hotel, the Riviera Cancun Golf Course features an exclusive location in the Hotel Zone in Cancun. All golfers will start and finish at the same time in this shotgun start.
Note: Limited spaces are available. Club rental is additional and must be reserved in advance.
Recommended attire: Golf attire.
CATAMARAN SAILING AND SNORKELING
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Explore some of the most fabulous sights on the planet: the underwater world. A sailing trip on board a
75-foot catamaran that will take you along the Caribbean Coast, stopping first to discover the life and beauty of coral reefs and see amazing fish. After exploring the reefs for approximately 45 minutes, we will sail on to the beautiful Isla Mujeres. The trip includes domestic beer, liquor, soft drinks, snorkel equipment, and bilingual guides.
Note: This activity is not recommended for people with severe back or heart problems.
Recommended attire: Bathing suit, hat, sunglasses, and biodegradable sunscreen.
EXTREME CANOPY TOUR
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Get your adrenaline pumping with the Extreme Canopy Tour! Fly through the treetops on the EXTREMO 9-zip line circuit in the middle of the jungle, finishing on the last line with an option of an aquatic landing. After that, continue on to the Tarzania Coaster – the exclusive park attraction combining ziplines and a roller coaster going thru 380 meters of pure adrenaline. Then round out the day by riding military trucks into the open cenote, swim and refresh while experiencing the custom water zip line, splashing right in the middle of the sinkhole. All participants will be outfitted with all safety equipment and harnesses as well as helmets and gloves.
Note: This activity is located at the Selvatica Park which is a 45-minute transfer time to/from the hotel. This activity is not recommended for people with severe back or heart problems or those that are pregnant. Weight/size restrictions apply: Maximum weight 330lbs, maximum waist size 47 inches.
Recommended attire: Comfortable attire, bathing suit, towel, sunscreen, sunglasses, and hat.
DEEP SEA FISHING
12:45 pm – 5:15 pm
Cancun and Isla Mujeres are well known worldwide as one of the premier hotspots for Big Game and Sport Fishing. Our skilled and experienced captains will ensure you have an unforgettable experience offshore. At sea, you’ll have a chance at catching a variety of fish such as Shark, Sailfish, King Fish, Grouper, Barracuda, Bonita, Amberjack, Trigger Fish and Tuna. Water, soda, domestic beer, and dry snacks included.
Recommended attire: Casual attire, sunglasses, hat and sunblock recommended.
CRAFTING THE PERFECT MARGARITA
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Learn how to use the most popular ingredients in delicious cocktails crafting all kinds of Margaritas. We will use fresh herbs from the chef’s herb garden, fresh local ingredients such a tropical fruits and berries and the trendiest liquors such as gins and mezcales. Based on ingredients available we will learn to create several kinds of Margaritas including Pineapple Smoked, Berry, Passion Fruit a, and Hibiscus.
Margaritas and snacks are included in this two-hour class.
Recommended attire: Casual attire, comfortable shoes and sunglasses.
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Spice up the afternoon with a fun, educational, and a scrumptious meal as you the culinary team from the JW guide you on the creation of classic local recipes. Once you’re done, sit and enjoy the fruits of your labor! Participants will receive all recipes to take home.
Menu: Fill it blossom!, Blue corn quesadillas and Chicken stew sopes, Mole rojo, Ceviche Acapulqueño, corn cake and rompope
Recommended attire: Comfortable attire and closed toed shoes. Hair must be pulled back or up for sanitation reasons.
SPEEDBOATS AND SNORKELING TOUR
2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Come and enjoy the most popular and exciting tour, driving your own two-person speed boat through the green mangrove channels along the Nichupté Lagoon. You will reach the beautiful Punta Nizuc, part of the world’s second-largest coral reef, where you will have an unforgettable snorkeling experience while admiring the unbelievable undersea life.
Note: This activity is not recommended for people with severe back or heart problems or those that are pregnant. The maximum weight for each two-person boat is 500 lbs.
Recommended attire: Comfortable attire, bathing suit, towel, hat, sunglasses, and biodegradable sunscreen.