Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen
(4.5/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Riviera Maya spreads throughout the exotic Yucatan coast, encompassing the most important historical and archeological sites of the ancient Mayas. Providing many diverse activities for everyone's taste, the district treats tourists to local or gourmet cuisine, relaxing spa massages, hikes through jungles, and tunnels of mangroves and natural pits to swim in. Scuba divers will find satisfaction exploring the second longest reef in the world-- the Belize Barrier Reef, and don't miss the Ancient Mayan ruins and pyramids. Use our Playa del Carmen family vacation planner to arrange your visit to Riviera Maya and other attractions in Playa del Carmen.
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  • My arrival in Playa del Carmen, was on a Monday night, and barely went to 5 Avenue I was surprised by joy, color, tradition and spirit that was around everywhere, a space full of food and drink, charros, skulls, sculptures, and lights and tequila. A marvel for the 5 senses from beginning to end.
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  • Excellent facility. Huge facility, but transportation is outstanding. All the restaurants serve great meals. The Green Break is the place for breakfast. Need to make plans to at least go once while th...  more »
  • The beach and the water in Riviera Maya never disappoints ... the sand is white powder and the water is a beautiful aqua.