Playa del Carmen, the best place for holidays
Whether for a long holiday or a short visit, Playa del Carmen in Riviera Maya definitely has something for you. Unique experiences and unforgettable moments is what Playa del Carmen offers, a beautiful city with infinite possibilities in terms of activities is concerned.
Located next to the blue sea featuring the beautiful Mexican Caribbean, you can find various water sports including snorkeling tours and scuba diving on the reefs of the world's second largest barrier reef or with "Bull sharks", even Sky Dive! For animal lovers, you can hike through the tranquil beaches with horses and or enjoy exotic camel safari through the jungle and the beach.
One of the “must” stops in Playa del Carmen is "La Quinta Avenida", which we could say it’s the heart of the city. Here you can find from souvenirs and local crafts, jewelry amber, gold and silver, to specialty restaurants, bars of different themes, small cafes with interesting concepts like Ah Cacao Chocolate Café and The Little Teapot. Even you will find several of the chains already recognized internationally as Starbucks, Ben & Jerry's, Forever21, American Eagle Outfitters, Converse and Victoria's Secret are located along this avenue. And what makes La Quinta Avenida in Playa del Carmen so special is that there are options for all ages and budgets, also having some of the most popular night spots like Coco Bongo, Mandala, Sr. Frog's, La Santanera and Blue Parrot.
Among the many activities that can be performed in Playa del Carmen are Yoga classes on the beach, visits to the small but highly recommended archeological zone "Xaman-ha", the golf club Playacar Golf Club and unique experiences as the temazcales and classes of pre-Hispanic cuisine in the jungle.
This is just a little bit of what Playa del Carmen has offer to tourists and locals, making it an excellent choice for any holiday by the great diversity offered. When will be your next visit?