Parque Los Fundadores, Playa del Carmen

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When in Playa del Carmen, relax at Parque Los Fundadores. Dedicated to the city’s founders, the park and square make for a popular rest and recreation spot among locals. Admire the landmark of Playa del Carmen, the Portal Maya statue, or appreciate the scenic white stucco church building. Sit back and observe the bustling square, often filled with acrobatic or dance performances, sample some delicious street food and snacks, and immerse yourself in the area’s lively atmosphere. Parque Los Fundadores is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Playa del Carmen Edition.
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  • This is a must see when in Playa del Carmen both by day and by night. One gets a real feel of the Mexican/Mayan vibe especially on weekends when local families come down to enjoy the beach, the childr...  more »
  • One of the free things to do in Playa. We saw a variety of shows during the 5 days we visited Playa. Right on 5th, we saw singers, dancers in Mayan costumes, and good people watching. Nice local park  more »
  • This is a Oceanside park centrally located in Playa del Carmen, it is near 5th ave and the Ferry terminal. Some local performers show some traditional Mayan ceremonies. Basically the Mayan ceremonies ...  more »