Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen

(4.5/5 based on 460+ 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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  • Great place to shop and people-watch. Beautiful beach, lots of places to eat/drink on a budget. Fifth Avenue is closed to traffic so you can stroll and browse on the street. A real hot spot for young ...  more »
  • Riviera Maya starts after Playa del Carmen towards Tulum and ends before Tulum. There are hotels, resorts, beach Clubs, parks, Cenotes, etc Kind a hard to review due to Trip advisor polices so this is...  more »
  • Beautiful in all its dimensions, incredible! Some days the water has algae, but do not remove its beauty. Recommend a thousand times.
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