What to do in Riviera Maya
Riviera Maya is a stretch of beachfront towns south of the Cancun International Airport.
Some of the towns located in the Riviera Maya include Paraiso Beach, Puerto Morelos, Playa del Carmen, PlayaCar, Paamul, Puerto Aventuras, Kantenah, Akumal, Xcacel, Xel-Ha, and Tulum.
Each town along the Riviera Maya has its own charm and scenery. Playa del Carmen is the largest of all the towns and the “point of reference” for the rest of the Riviera Maya.
The Riviera Maya is well known for its beautiful scenery and amazing resorts. The Riviera Maya is not only a paradise for beachgoers and scuba enthusiasts, it is also a heaven for the active traveler and adventurer.
Riviera Maya tours include the Xcaret Tour, Tulum & Xel-Ha Tour, Cozumel Complete Tour, Paradise Reef Snorkel, Chichen Itza Tour, Coba Tour, and a lot more. There is always a visit to its big brother up the street Cancun where you can find exceptional shopping and entertainment.
There are approximately 34,000 hotel rooms available in Riviera Maya, making it a World Class Destination and a strong competitor in the Caribbean. Riviera Maya Hotels vary from the Small Charming Hotels to the Mega All-Inclusive Resorts.
How to get to Riviera Maya?
Getting to the Riviera Maya is very easy. The Cancun International Airport is the only airport in the area and it is served by all major International Airlines with direct or non-stop service from anywhere around the world.
Plenty of transportation services provide convenient and safe airport transfers to any location in the Riviera Maya.
For the adventurous, driving is a viable option.
Also, there are buses available from downtown Cancun with regular service to Puerto Morelos and Playa del Carmen.
From the Cancun International Airport, there are buses that go to Playa del Carmen several times a day.