Places to visit in Riviera Maya

Don’t you think that it’s time to give yourself a well-deserved vacation? We recommend you visit the Riviera Maya; a place full of wonders and things to do! And if you can’t choose between so many options, don’t worry, in this article, we will tell you about the best places to visit in Riviera Maya.

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Top 10 best places to visit in Riviera Maya:

It is known that the Riviera Maya is a paradise on earth and it’s not for nothing; it is full of amazing places where you can either have lots of fun, relax, have the best meal, and to discover the wonders that nature can offer you, you will see some examples below, keep reading!

1.-Visit Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres is an island located 30 minutes away on ferry from Cancun; it is one of the favorite places to visit for it has one of the most beautiful beaches in Mexico which is North Beach or Playa Norte. If you come don’t forget to visit Skulls Landing, you will love it!

isla mujeres riviera maya

This article may interest you: Isla Mujeres Snorkeling 

2.-Go an underground river: Rio Secreto

Definitely you have to go to Rio Secreto, which is an underground natural reserve located just 15 minutes away from Playa del Carmen.

rio secreto

3.-Discovery the archaeological zone of Tulum

The archaeological zone of Tulum is also considered the walled city of the Mayan culture, it is one of the best places to learn more about this ancestral culture.

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4.-Go to Sian Ka’an

It is a Biosphere Reserve located near to Tulum which has more than 600 thousand hectares, it’s an amazing place to visit!

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5.-Snorkel in Akumal

Akumal is considered one of the best places to go snorkeling for here you can watch some sea turtles on the sea!

snorkel in akumal

6.-Amaze yourself in Playa del Carmen and its 5th Avenue

One of the reasons why Playa del Carmen is so famous is for its 5th avenue, a very nice and large street where you can find several clubs, restaurants, and really nice stores.

5th avenue playa del carmen

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7.-Visit a park from Xcaret Group

Xcaret Group is an expert on thematic parks, we strongly recommend you to visit Xcaret, Xplor, Xenses, Xoximilco, Xavage or Xel Ha park, you will be delighted!

xcaret parks

8.-Have fun on Cozumel

Even if it is an island, it is different from Isla Mujeres; in Cozumel, because it doesn’t exactly have sandy beaches, but its sea is perfect for snorkeling.

cozumel island

9.-Relax yourself on Puerto Morelos

Puerto Morelos is a Little town located 30 minutes away from Cancun; it’s a really nice place to relax thanks to the people who are very friendly and its beautiful sandy beaches.

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10.-Enjoy the Hotel Zone of Cancún

If you are looking for great parties and clubs, definitively the Hotel Zone is the best place where you can go.

cancun hotel zone

Now that we have shown you some of the best places to visit in Riviera Maya there is no excuse for not having a super great time on your next vacation trip to México!