Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen
(4.3/5 based on 160+ 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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  • Dearly love the Riviera Maya! So much to see and do. I swam in the Gulf of Mexico, did sea kayaking, paddle-board, walked and ran on the amazingly gorgeous beaches with their soft-white sands; and tho...  more »
  • is very difficult to qualify with a single word, the riviera maya, is exceeding excellence, it is like being in paradise, if you're going do not hesitate nor a second, is it more, alusinante, the best beaches, the divine sea, all services in Beach, sports to do, recreation, quietness, intimacy, or everything, give you're hoping I I am already preparing everything to go, what I liked most was bike riding sky and skysurf (s with a parachute)
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  • Aligue a car to get to know all of it. The archeological sites are very well taken care of. It is worth visiting all.
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