Playa del Carmen is a beautiful destination to spend your holidays. If you look for a place to enjoy with your friends or family in a warm weather, enjoy delightful beaches, have fun with some aquatic sports and activities or even just relax in the Caribbean with your couple… Playa del Carmen is definitely your best choice!
One of the main benefits of Playa del Carmen is its location. Placed at the center of Riviera Maya, this city is a worldwide recognized center and it’s near to many paradisiac places, this is why it is worth to have your vacations here. We give you five tips to have an astonishing vacation in Playa del Carmen:
- If you like sports and adventure, Playa del Carmen offers many possibilities for you. From renting a jetski to practice scuba diving or snorkeling (because here is the 2nd largest coral reef in the world). Don’t miss the opportunity to swim with amazing marine creatures such as turtles, whale sharks or dolphins.
- If you’re interested in learning more about the Mayan culture, there are some astonishing archaeological sites very close. You can visit Tulum, Coba, Ek Balam, among other interesting sites. In addition, some of these places offer to the visitors the possibility of cycling and get lost into the jungle.
- The best beach clubs. If you want to relax in a Balinese bed listening to chill out music while you are holding a mojito in your hand, or if you want to experience the best parties with electronic music… Playa del Carmen gives you the chance to have a great day at the beach.
- The gastronomy. Mexican food is very rich. You can not get here and not taste one of the most typical dishes of the area: cochinita pibil. In the same way, along Fifth Avenue, you have different types of restaurants, bars and international cafes where you can enjoy homemade pizzas and pasta, French bakery, USA style burgers, etc.
- The beaches. The Caribbean Sea has many beaches, but there’s an interesting fact about them. Some of the best rated in TripAdvisor is located in Mexico. One of the most famous is Playa Paraiso, which is in Tulum. There is a different kind of beaches, even for the people who don’t want to be with a lot of people, such as Akumal.