If you're on your way to Playa del Carmen and you don't know a lot about it, there's no need to stress — we'll give you the lowdown!
Playa del Carmen lies 40 miles (64 kilometers) southwest of Cancun, a well-known city.
This part of Riviera Maya boasts a population of around 100,000 people, some of whom will surely be happy to offer you some local travel tips.
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After a long day of exploring, there's nothing better than coming home to a stylish room and a plush bed. The Ambassador at Grand Velas All Inclusive (Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62) and the Grand Class at Grand Velas Riviera Maya Adults Only (Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62) are the top upmarket properties to consider in Playa del Carmen. However, if you don't think you'll spend much time in your room, why not try a cheaper option like the El Faro by Bric (Calle 10 entre 5a y ZFM) or the Royal Palms by Bric (Calle 26 entre Avenida 1 y 5)?
Prepare for some one-of-a-kind experiences in Playa del Carmen. Once you've left Cancun International Airport (CUN), the main streets will be 30 miles (48 kilometers) away.
Going off the beaten track is an excellent way to travel. So, why not do it from the driver's seat? Organize a rental vehicle via Travelocity and get set to crank up the tunes in Playa del Carmen.
Thrifty Car Rental is right in the city center. All you need to do is head to Calle 8 Norte Loc. 6 Between 5Th And 10Th Avenue. Another comparable option is Budget at Calle 4 Norte, Entre Av 10 Y Av 5Ta.
If you want to visit some of the significant places here, add the El Camaleon Golf Club and Xcaret Eco Theme Park to your travel program.
Eager to add some greater meaning to your travels? Make the trip to Guadalupe Church. Regardless of your beliefs, it's a great place to observe and find out about the local religion. Want some more ideas? Grab some cheese and a bottle of wine and head on over to Mamitas Beach Club. It's one of the most picturesque destinations in the surrounding region for a relaxing picnic. But there's more. Whether you're aiming for a hole-in-one or simply in the mood to have some outdoor fun, you'll have a ball (pun intended) at Playacar Golf Club.
So you've hopped off the plane in an exotic new destination — what's next? How about you kick back, bide your time and see what incredible experiences and once-in-a-lifetime adventures head your way? After all, isn't that what travel's all about?
You'll never get bored in Playa del Carmen. If you need some help deciding, here are our recommendations:
Visit Playa del Carmen for its unmistakeable culture and feel. Though, there are also world-renowned tourist attractions right around the corner! Tourists from near and far flock to Tulum Mayan Ruins. You can access it easily from Soliman Bay, 30 miles (48 kilometers) away.
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On the Riviera Maya
Hotel Xcaret Mexico - All Parks and Tours / All Fun Inclusive$507
Situated near the boardwalk, this all-inclusive property is close to Xcaret Eco Theme Park, Xplor Theme Park, and Playacar Golf Club. Area attractions also include ...
Occidental at Xcaret Destination - All Inclusive$208
Situated in Playa del Carmen, this beach hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Mamitas Beach Club and Quinta Alegría Shopping Mall. Pier Navega and Nuestra Senora ...
Mahekal Beach Resort$206
Located in Playa del Carmen, this beachfront property is in the entertainment district, 2 mi (3.2 km) from Grand Coral Golf Riviera Maya, and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) ...
Grand Riviera Princess All Suites Resort & Spa All Inclusive$259
Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda All Inclusive is a 5-minute drive from Coco Beach, where guests can snorkel beside the coral reef. It's a 5-minute drive ...
Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda All Inclusive$307
Located in the heart of Playa del Carmen, this hotel is steps from Central Square and Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church. Playa del Carmen Main Beach ...
La Pasion Hotel Boutique by Bunik$85
Located 5 minutes from downtown Playa del Carmen, 2 miles (3.2 km) from El Camaleon Golf Club and 2.7 miles (4.4 km) from Grand Coral Golf course, this All-Inclusive ...
Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive$811
Located 8 km (5 mi) from Playa del Carmen on Mexico's Riviera Maya, the Fairmont Mayakoba occupies 45 acres of lush tropical forest and mangroves, set alongside ...
Just 25 minutes from Cancun International Airport, Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya sits on a half-mile-long stretch of white-sand beach of Playa Del Secreto (The ...
Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya– All Inclusive – Adults Only$444
This family friendly property is in Playa del Carmen.
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