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Why Riviera Maya is the best destinations for your next vacay


The world has been going through one of the most challenging moments of all time.

Some say after the storm comes the rainbow. We bet that is true. When everything that is going on now is over, it will be time for you to take a break and relax with your family, friends, or by yourself.

Theres nothing more calming  than being in touch with mother nature.

One of the most relaxing places will always be at the beach. So keep in mind that Riviera Maya is one of the most coveted destinations in Mexico and has everything you may need for a vacay full of relaxation and luxurious amenities surrounded by lush nature.


Riviera Maya is one of the most attractive places in Mexico. Full of wonderful natural attractions, this 80-mile long stretch of fine sandy beaches bathed by the cool, crystalline waters of the Caribbean Sea is the second most visited tourist destination in Mexico. 

There are lots of options available in the Riviera Maya, from themed cave dinners to cenotes, cavers, eco-parks, restaurants, and archaeological sites.

Woman with Bike

The Riviera Maya's fame as a beautiful paradise is well-justified thanks to the picturesque towns and places that form it. This is where'll you find famous Playa del Carmen, the heart of the destination, as well as the modern Puerto Aventuras, the charming town and archaeological site of Tulum, the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, and the stunning and untouched Punta Allen, among many other sites.

Cancun International Airport, which is the second most important in Mexico, receives the millions of tourists that come to the Riviera Maya every year.

Cancun Airport
Photo by: Cancun Airport

Riviera Maya features impressive hospitality facilities with more than 50,000 rooms. The standout among them are the magnificent resort complexes, many of which offer the "all-inclusive" plan and are ideal for every kind of tourist. Whether you're a solo traveler, traveling with your family or for business. This destination caters to every type of traveler.

The heart of the Riviera Maya is without a doubt the world-renowned Playa del Carmen, a place that offers an endless array of attractions. It is home to charming beaches (some noted as the best in the world), a fabulous selection of hotels ranging from budget hotels to luxury complexes, and an incredible array of restaurants, bars, and nightclubs.

Playa del Carmen
Photo by: Mega News

The city also offers unique shops and a strategic location within easy reach of major tourist sites.

The Yucatan Peninsula is famous for its majestic archaeological sites, a legacy left by the ancient Mayans. The Riviera Maya forms part of this area and is privileged to have a small but iconic archaeological site.

As a port, Tulum is one of a kind, with a breathtaking location on a cliff dominating the Caribbean coastline. This ancient site is, in addition to being the only Mayan archaeological zone on the coast, also the second most visited site in the whole peninsula.


Just as New York has the 5th Avenue, the Riviera Maya has its own and no less famous and busy Quinta Avenida (Fifth Avenue) in Playa del Carmen, where you'll find a concentration of modern shopping malls and renowned boutiques. World-Class Shopping in the Riviera Maya will satisfy even the most demanding shopaholics.

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The Riviera Maya has some of the most well-known, attractive and unique theme and nature parks in Mexico, such as Xcaret and Xel-Ha, where you can get in touch with nature.

The region offers a number of exciting tours and ecotourism activities that allow you to get in touch with nature, such as snorkeling and diving in the beautiful reefs, in underground rivers and cenotes that are unique to the region; exciting zip-line rides, off-road vehicle trips and visits to ecological reserves.


Riviera Maya is a sustainable destination that takes measures to protect the environment.

There are "green resorts" that respect the landscapes, offer protection for the flora and fauna, water and energy-saving programs. In addition to other actions that locals and service providers do to preserve this beautiful destination.

All of these incredible components, mixed with the world-renowned Mexican hospitality, make Riviera Maya the ideal destination for your next tropical getaway.

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