The Riviera Maya Mexico
There are thousands of extraordinary destinations in the world, What makes the Mayan Riviera so special ?
Why you should choose this place for your next vacation ? The Mayan Riviera is a corridor of 124 miles (200 km) on the eastern shores of the State of Quintana Roo. It extends from Puerto Morelos to Felipe Carillo Puerto.
To arrive to any of the Mayan Riviera destinations from the airport can book a regular or private shuttle service, it will drop you at yours hotel doors. Its a multi-destination due to the diversity that offers, all allong the cost, from North to South and West to East you will discover endless of wonderful nature.
Besides the beach, sun & sand, the Mayan Riviera has a wide and assorted variety of attractions to satisfy everyone´s taste.
Hire a jeep or car, drive and explore the Mayan corridor and its destinations like Tulum town and its ruins, spend a day in Akumal and swim with sea turtles, discover Xpu-ha, to mention some. You can rent a jeep or a car to discover this beautiful Riviera, or explore even more travelling around the Mayan Riviera, for example: visit Merida city, Uxmal and Chichen-Itza ruins, go to the Costa Maya, admire the flora & fauna in the Sinaka'an biosphere, discover Chinchorro bank, swim with whalesharks in Holbox Island, party in Cancun, total relax in Isla Mujeres, spectacular diving in Cozumel Island, to mention some.
Terrific turquoise blue beaches Beaches are just awesome, white sandy beaches (and it does not burn your feet !), terrific turquoise blue waters, warm all year round, and decorated with the second largest barrier reef in the world.
A multi-destination Playa del Carmen is the capital and heart of the Riviera Maya, Playa is located just in the middle of the corridor which makes Playa the starting point to discover the Riviera Maya's magic. Tulum is the gem, Akumal, Puerto Morelos, Puerto Aventuras, Xpu-ha, each one has its own attractive.
Resorts and Hotels in Riviera Maya From small and boutique hotels to all included resorts, luxury hotels are on the list as well, the Mayan Riviera has everything to offer to its visitors.
Activities The list is endless...watersports, snorkeling, shopping, restaurants, bars, nightlife, relaxing, spa, golf, jungle adventure, ecoparks, archaeology, kite surf, sky diving, parasailing, flora and fauna, sea turtle.
chichen itza world wonder
Underwater world - world class diving Facing the Riviera Maya's coast is the second largest barrier reef in the world , the spectacular Mayan barrier reef, which is perfect for divers of all levels of experience, and spread in the tropical jungle, the fabulous and unique cenotes (caverns), which are formed by underwater rivers and which are practically impossible to find anywhere else in the word.
Archaeological ruins The Mayan legacy, explore and live one of the most important cultures in America. The most relevant Mayan Riviera archaeological sites are Tulum and Coba. Chichen Itza is another great site.
Other places are: Playacar, Xel-ha, Xcaret, Muyil and on the highaway you can also see ruins, if you are walking on 5th ave. you can also find one covered by roots and leaves (between Heart Street and 14 street)
Holistic world A paradise for the spirit, relax, meditation, yoga, and Mayan temazcal (steam bath) where you can purify your body and soul.