CANCÚN & RIVIERA MAYA
Cancun is located in Quintana Roo. It is an island approximately 25 kilometers long, connected to firm land through bridges. This great city is divided into 2 main parts: Cancun's center, and the world-famous Cancun’s Zona Hotelera (Hotel Zone), where the luxury hotels are located, as well as modern malls.
The Riviera Maya (Mayan Riviera) spreads along 140 kilometers of the territory on the Mexican Caribbean shoreline on the East of Yucatan’s Peninsula. This place owns paradisaical beaches and colorful towns, just like Playa del Carmen, Puerto Morelos, Tulum and Cozumel Island, as well as a network of underground rivers, lagoons, cenotes, mangrove landscapes and jungle. For these reasons and more, the Mayan Riviera is the ideal place to experience nature in its purest form.
PLAYA DEL CARMEN
Playa del Carmen, also known as “Playa”, is the most famous place of the Mayan Riviera. It is located in front of Cozumel, and has won its international fame in just 10 years, thanks to its bohemian nights, along with its white sand typical of the Caribbean, that draw visitors form all over the world.
DESTINATIONS OF THE MEXICAN CARIBBEAN
It is extremely difficult to put in words the energy and beauty of Cancun and the Mayan Riviera. We invite you to discover and explore the authentic flavor of the Mayan Culture, its natural environment and high-quality services that will make your holidays unforgettable.
There are many reasons that make Cancun a very popular touristic destination: its amazing beaches with turquoise water, excellent hotels and a wide range of amenities, gourmet restaurants, vibrant nightlife, great shopping and archeological zones. Besides, Cancun has an amazing weather with an average temperature of 27°C and approximately 240 sunny days a year.
Riviera Maya starts with the characteristic town of Puerto Morelos, passing by very interesting places, such as, Playa del Carmen, Puerto Aventuras, Akumal and Tulum beaches, that are situated only 5 minutes away from the famous Archeological Zone of Tulum. Riviera Maya ends in Carrillo Puerto, a beautiful town that mixes colonial remains with Mayan traditions.
Playa del Carmen
It is the heart of the Riviera Maya, and a cosmopolitan beach destination, renowned for its luxury hotels and resorts, as well as restaurants and vibrant nightlife. It is the fashionable destination for weddings, family trips and honeymoons, thanks to the beauty of its beaches and the proximity to other important destinations in the Caribbean.