What to do in the Riviera Maya?


Riviera Maya Sea ViewWho doesn’t fancy a quick weekend plan to disconnect from the daily routine? The Riviera Maya is also the perfect place to spend a long vacation with your family or partner in an all-inclusive resort.

Get to know the must-see Riviera Maya while you learn by sightseeing thanks to the tours offered by Caribe Maya Travel Agency.

Things to do in the Riviera Maya

  • Swimming in cenotes
  • Going to the beach
  • Entering Rio Secreto
  • Go to the ruins of Tulum
  • Visiting Chichen Itza
  • Xcaret
  • See Ek Balam

What to visit in the Riviera Maya

Visit one of the many cenotes located in the Riviera Maya and dive inside while you contemplate their beauty. The best known may be the Xkekén or Suytun cenote, although if you want you can surely find cenotes farther away and not so crowded.

Another of the Riviera Maya’s must-see attractions are its incredible beaches of transparent waters, where swimming is an experience in itself. You can make a fantastic plan in Holbox Island with your children, as its calm waters are perfect for the little ones to play.

Turtle in the Mayan Riviera

To continue with aquatic experiences, another visit that you will undoubtedly love is the Rio Secreto, a reserve where you can visit the cenote, walk through the caverns and subway rivers, among many other activities.

Have you seen Ek Balam? the archaeological ruins are made up of walls, more than 45 structures, as well as the popular ball game. Near the area you have the Xcanche cenote to finish the excursion in a refreshing way.

Places to visit in the Riviera Maya

Going on vacation to the Riviera Maya and not visiting the ruins of Tulum is a sin you will not like to commit; this site is one of the most important in the area, consisting of a castle, a temple, columns and murals all built on top of a cliff overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

Nor can you miss one of the 7 wonders of the modern world: the archaeological site of Chichen Itza. An ancient Mayan city that was a ceremonial center with an imposing central pyramid and several buildings.

Book a family plan with Xcaret water park packages in Cancun to have a great time. There are aquatic or adventure attractions, animal areas and much more in which the hours will fly by and you will not want to leave.

Where to stay near the Riviera Maya

Take advantage of the proximity to Cancun and the incredible discounts that are usually available throughout the year in the hotels in Cancun of the Oasis hotel group to stay in amazing resorts at very good prices.

The hotels are perfect to go with children, since many of them have kiddo zones with perfect activities for them. If the plan is to travel with your partner for privacy and tranquility, the best option is to book the Sian Ka’an adults-only category.

About the Author
Patu Soto | Me gradué en Periodismo por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Durante estos años, he podido desarrollarme como periodista y fotógrafa amateur en el periódico El Ibérico ubicado en Londres. También he colaborado y publicado tanto artículos escritos como reportajes fotográficos en varios medios digitales. Tuve la oportunidad de desempeñar labores de Community Manager en el centro cultural japonés Sakigake en Madrid. Actualmente colaboro como Redactora SEO para Oasis Hoteles & Resorts, con sede en Cancún. En mis ratos libres sigo formándome, aprendiendo y conociendo más acerca del mundo digital en general y de los RRHH en particular. Si quieres conocer mi trabajo un poco más, conecta conmigo en mi Linkedin.

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