Ever wondered what are the things to do during your vacations in Riviera Maya? First of all, it is known world over for its resorts. The luxury villas and apartments are available for renting and there are a range of options available for rentals. Tourists throng the place for the relaxing feeling, archaeological sightings and the fun activities along the coast.
There are myriad of attractions here with beach and reef activities dominating the scene. Riviera Maya is blessed with the second largest reef system in the world.
Jet skiing, snorkeling, diving, swimming with the amazing dolphins and soaking in the beauty of a Cenote (A natural pit) are some of the exciting things to do in Riviera Maya. Eco parks like Xcaret and Xel-Ha with a bit of archaeology and swimming with whale sharks have become a global rage. Add to that the various archaeological sites like Coba and Tulum, and you have a paradise on earth.
Major Attractions in Riviera Maya
Swimming with dolphins and turtles and enjoying nature in full view
If you are yet to experience swimming with dolphins and turtles, then you are missing out on a lot. Swimming with dolphins can be a liberating experience for all ages. There is no better sight than dolphins gliding through water in a beautiful and synchronized manner. Dolphins understand us and communicate with their calls. You can even touch them while swimming!
Turtles may seem slow on the ground, but in water it will be difficult for you to match their speed. They look amazing under water, but beware of their jaws; They can bite!
There are many interesting things you can learn while experiencing the nature in its full flow. The shallow and clear azure blue coastal water makes it a perfect place to swim and experience the marine life.
A cenote is a naturally formed pit full of water. These were sacred places for the Mayan civilization. They are a sight to behold and really fun to swim in. They are a perfect blend of freshwater on top and saline water beneath. You can explore the underwater world via these natural wonders.
Coba is both a natural and archaeological wonderland. The site is situated in between two lagoons; offering amazing views of the Mayan temple ruins. The unique pyramid in Coba has 130 steps for you to climb; At the top you will be on the sight of a majestic landscape once ruled by an ancient civilization!
You can experience ecology at close quarters. The underground rivers will exhilarate you. There are a range of activities to choose from. You can also experience the special events at this eco-archaeological park; the Mayan jungles and special activities for all ages make it a place to visit. The experience is divine.
Travel and Stay at Let’s Go Properties
You can reach this natural and archaeological marvel via the Cancun International airport. If you’re looking for a relaxed tour, the best thing to do is to rent a property for your vacations. You can stay in a hotel also but you will miss the hospitality of the local resorts and houses.
If you need a lodging, you can pick and choose from the options here.