The Riviera Maya is the place to visit if you’re thinking of a sun-soaked summer vacation surrounded by white sandy beaches, turquoise blue waters and a magical atmosphere, then Riviera Maya is the place to go. A place with an abundance of fun, culture and history, where we can promise you that you’ll never have a dull moment.
Here are 5 activities worth checking out in the Riviera Maya this summer, however there are many more things to see and do. Make sure to have a look a look around online or speak with local travel agencies.
1. Have a swim in one of the white sandy beaches with turquoise blue water.
The beaches in Cancún are free and are some of the most famous in the country. The most beautiful ones are Playa Tortugas, Playa Langosta, Playa Caracol, Playa Linda, and perhaps, the most spectacular of them can be found in Isla Blanca.
2. Dive in the Isla Mujeres Cancún Underwater Museum.
This contemporary underwater museum of art was created to reduce and stop the negative impact humans have on the natural reefs of the Riviera Maya. For just 900 Mexican pesos you can go snorkelling and delve into this magical spot.
3. See the Chichén Itzá Night Festival.
An unforgettable, magical show that costs just 510 Mexican pesos. Visit this archaeological site by night and enjoy the video projection mapping on the pyramid of Kukulcan.
4. Swim in Cenote Dos Ojos.
Cenotes are magical bodies of water, resulting from the collapse of limestone bedrock that exposes groundwater underneath all the Yucatán Peninsula. Cenote Dos Ojos is without a shadow of a doubt one of the most incredible in the area, and once you discover it, you’ll understand why it’s the most famous.
5. Experience the Cirque du Soleil Joyà Show.
Cirque du Soleil Joyà has managed to recreate the Mexican and Mayan traditions in the most magical and authentic way with this show at the theatre of the Vidanta Hotel. A story of an alchemist who, along with his granddaughter, sets out on an epic adventure to uncover the secrets of life and the search for knowledge.