Things to do in Riviera Maya

Your trip to Riviera Maya is one you will want to repeat again and again. Thanks to low prices and ease of travel, you can make this vacation a yearly getaway. Just make sure to visit all of the top spots to take advantage of all of the many things to do in Riviera Maya.

Caribbean Carnival
Sail to Isla Mujeres, where a beachfront buffet awaits—along with a carnival show, calypso music, games and prizes, and an open domestic bar. Enjoy spectacular entertainment and party all the way back to Cancun. Read More

$118.00
per adult

Chichén Itzá Day Tour & Light & Sound Show with Dinner
See one of the World’s Seven Wonders before and after the sun goes down with a guided tour and impressive nighttime audiovisual show. Tucked deep in the Yucatan jungle, this ancient Maya settlement is a fascinating relic of symbol of... Read More

$139.00
per adult

Chichén Itzá Express Tour
With early access, open the gates to one of the New 7 Wonders of the World and admire the legendary, ancient Maya town. Tucked deep in the Yucatan jungle, Chichén Itzá—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—is now regarded as a symbol... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

$55.00
per adult

Chichén Itzá Mayan Ruins Day Trip
Wander the remarkable ruins of Chichén Itzá, capital of the ancient Maya, on this full-day cultural excursion. One of the New Seven Wonders of the World, explore the city's sacred temples, grand pyramids, and ceremonial sights as you unravel the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

$109.00
per adult

Coba Mayan Encounter
Experience the warmth and charm of a traditional Mayan community in the ancient city of Coba. Hike through lush jungle, zip-line across a cenote (natural sinkhole), and rappel down cavern walls to take a dip in crystal-clear waters. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

$139.00
per adult

Coba Tour & Xel-Há Park Admission
Journey to the iconic Mayan site of Coba and visit famous Xel-Há Park on this full-day combination tour. Enjoy roundtrip transportation, fresh breakfast and lunch, and choose to add in some thrilling aquatic activities. Read More

$129.00
per adult

Coco Bongo Playa del Carmen: Vegas-Style Show & Nightclub
Enjoy an exhilarating evening of spectacular music and pageantry at Coco Bongo. Grab a drink from the open bar and enjoy world-class, Las Vegas-style performances and breathtaking aerial acrobatics. Before the night is over, dance to music from the hottest... Read More

Categories: Restaurants & Nightlife

5 hours

$50.00
per adult

Cozumel Snorkel Adventure
Take a ferry to Cozumel and snorkel in the largest reef system in the Mexican Caribbean, spotting a huge range of tropical fish in crystal-clear waters. Afterwards, enjoy an international buffet lunch and shopping in downtown Cozumel. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

9 hours

$103.00
per adult

Deep Sea Fishing
Experience the joys of sport fishing on the azure Caribbean Sea. Join up to 5 other anglers for a high-spirited pursuit of the perfect catch, all with the help of an experienced and courteous crew. Read More

$145.00
per adult

Discover Scuba Diving for Beginners
The aqua waters of the Caribbean await you after a lesson in scuba diving from a PADI-certified instructor. No experience is needed for this introductory dive off the shores of Playa del Carmen, home to one of the largest barrier... Read More

$110.00
per adult

Interactive Dolphin Programs at Dolphinaris Park Riviera Maya
Get up-close and personal with dolphins at Dolphinaris Park Riviera Maya. With your choice of 4 interactive programs inside state-of-the-art facilities providing quality care and service, learn to better understand these amazingly smart and gentle mammals during the encounter of... Read More

$89.00
per adult

Isla Mujeres Day Tour
Channel peace and relaxation with a day on Isla Mujeres, enjoying the sun, tropical beverages, and your choice from a variety of activities. From lying on the beach to shopping or biking around the island, Isla Mujeres is the perfect... Read More

$105.00
per adult

JOYÁ™ by Cirque du Soleil® -  Tickets Only
Delve into a fantastical world of fairy creatures and follow a girl's astounding adventure in a surreal jungle. JOYÁ, the first permanent Cirque du Soleil® resident show outside the United States, is yet another masterpiece and guaranteed world-class entertainment not... Read More

$72.00
per adult

JOYÁ™ by Cirque du Soleil® with Transportation
Delve into a fantastical world of fairy creatures and follow a girl's astounding adventure in a surreal jungle. JOYÁ, the first permanent Cirque du Soleil® resident show outside the United States, is yet another masterpiece and guaranteed world-class entertainment not... Read More
Kiteboarding Lesson in Tulum
Learn to kiteboard on an LEI (Leading Edge Inflatable) full-size kite. With an emphasis on kite control, safety, and hands-on learning, your lesson is bound to have you kiteboarding on the Caribbean in no time. Read More

$150.00
per adult

Latter Day Saints - Chichen Itza
Hear the tales of Mesoamericans as told by the scriptures of the Book of Mormon on your tour to the ruins of Chichen Itza. Walk the grounds and pyramids making up the ancient Mayan capital, engrossing yourself in stories of... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

$135.00
per adult

Latter Day Saints - Coba
Get on a bike and explore the ruins of the Mayan city of Coba, deep within the Yucatan Peninsula. Hear scriptures from the Book of Mormon as they relate to the Mesoamerican settlement from around 100 BC. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

$125.00
per adult

Latter Day Saints - Ek Balam
Visit the Yucatec-Maya archaeological site of Ek Balam, as mentioned in the Book of Mormon. Your guide intertwines scripture readings while touring you through the site and local cenote. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

$135.00
per adult

Latter Day Saints - Tulum
Hear stories taken from the Book of Mormon about the walled city of Tulum, a Pre-Columbian Mayan seaport. This once-thriving city is built on cliffs overlooking pristine beaches, a breathtaking site rich in historical detail. The testifying spirit of your... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

$125.00
per adult

Mayan Adventure
Dive into jungle cenotes and underground rivers on this snorkeling excursion to 3 extraordinary Mexican ecosystems. As you swim, splash, and snorkel, you can also learn about the fascinating history of the ancient Maya who once called this beautiful region... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 10 minutes

$89.00
per adult

Mayan Xtreme
Get your adrenaline fix on this extreme adventure tour through the hallowed Mayan grounds of Mexico. Rappel, zip-line, snorkel, and meander your way through underground caverns as you explore the jungle. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

6 hours

$89.00
per adult

Mexican Snorkel Adventure & Eco-Tour
Visit sea turtle nesting grounds and snorkel among marine life at two distinct Riviera Maya locations. The first is a coral reef and sea turtle sanctuary, and the second is a Maya cenote, a groundwater lake in the tropical jungle... Read More

$109.00
per adult

Mi Cocina es tu Cocina: Mexican Cooking Class
Delve into the flavors of Mexican cuisine on this epicurean adventure, exploring regional ingredients and authentic dishes under the supervision of an expert local chef. Read More

$115.00
per adult

Mystic Chichén Itzá & Valladolid Excursion
Explore Maya ruins in Chichén Itzá, swim in a freshwater sinkhole, and discover authentic food and a quaint colonial city. Your expert guide shares stories and facts about these ancient wonders on an intimate small-group tour. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

$124.00
per adult

Off-Road Games
Hop in a Can-Am Maverick, one of the world’s most powerful Utility Task Vehicles (UTVs), and steer your way through a muddy 1-mile (1.6-km) off-road track. Complete your adrenaline-filled adventure by flying on the zip-line circuit and shooting paintballs. Read More

Categories: Adventures

2 hours 30 minutes

$120.00
per adult

One-Day Scuba Discovery Course
Take this full-day scuba diving course and see the ocean from a whole new perspective. Join tropical sea creatures in their native environment in the clear blue waters of Cozumel and the Riviera Maya. It's perfect for the beginning of... Read More

$139.00
per adult

Open the Gates to Chichén Itzá
Open the gates to one of the New 7 Wonders of the World and explore mythical Chichén Itzá. This small-group tour, led by a certified guide with expertise in archaeology and history, includes a Maya ritual and access to the... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

$110.00
per adult

Open Water Diver Training
If you've always wanted to learn to scube dive, this 3-day certification course takes you through brief classroom sessions and multiple pool and open-water-reef dives, covering the fundamentals to earn you a lifetime diving license. Read More

$579.00
per adult

Puerto Morelos Snorkeling Adventure
Dive into the clear waters off the coast and snorkel at different locations along the world's 2nd-largest barrier reef. Get a diverse view of this amazing habitat and see an assortment of exotic marine life, including sharks, puffer fish, coral... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 30 minutes

$87.00
per adult

Reef Diving
Set out into the azure water off of Playa del Carmen for an unforgettable dive at the world's second largest coral reef. With balmy temperatures, vibrant sea life, and incredible visibility in crystal-clear waters, this is the ideal excursion for... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

4 hours

$70.00
per adult

Rio Secreto
Explore the natural wonders of the Rio Secreto underground river, the Yucatan Peninsula's hidden gem. Swim amid thousands of stalactites and stalagmites, and learn about the river's geology. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

3 hours 30 minutes

$79.00
per adult

Riviera Maya Golf Club
Enjoy a round at one of the Caribbean’s finest courses, the 222-acre (90-ha) Riviera Maya Golf Club. Nestled in the tropical greens of the Yucatan jungle, this course impresses with lakes and _cenote_ sinkholes. Designed by Robert Trent Jones II,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

$90.00
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Cancun Airport (CUN) to Riviera Maya Area
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between the Cancun International Airport (CUN) and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from the Cancun International Airport, the areas to select from include: Read More

$23.00
per adult

Small-Group Diving in Cenote Caverns with Lunch
Dive into freshwater sinkholes known for crystal clear water and ideal diving conditions with over 500 feet (150 m) of visibility. Stalactites and stalagmites adorn the caverns and fish species swim through the illuminated waters of the cenote. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

5 hours

$110.00
per adult

Snorkel Xtreme by Aventuras Mayas
Zip-line and rappel your way through the jungle, then take a relaxing swim with gentle sea turtles. Surround yourself with the beauty and exotic atmosphere of the lush region the ancient Maya once inhabited. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 10 minutes

$126.00
per adult

Treasures of Coba Ruins Small-Group Tour
Tour the ruins of the ancient city of Coba—once the largest Mayan settlement in the Yucatán. Experience a revitalizing swim in a cenote, eat local specialties, and see what life is like in a small Mayan village. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours 30 minutes

$110.00
per adult

Tulum & Beyond Small-Group Tour
On this full-day tour, snorkel in a cenote with tropical fish, go cliff jumping, and enjoy lunch on a secluded white-sand beach. An expert guide aids you in discovering the ancient Mayan ruins near Tulum and learning about their fascinating... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours 30 minutes

$114.00
per adult

Tulum & Tankah Eco-Adventure Park Excursion
Combine history, sightseeing, and adventure on this comprehensive tour of scenic Tulum and the Yucatan jungle. Discover one of Mexico's most photographed historic sites before visiting the Tankah Eco-Adventure Park. Read More

$108.00
per adult

Tulum Express Tour
Bring your camera for some memorable snapshots as you visit Tulum, one of the most photographed archaeological ruins in Mexico. This astonishing site, located on cliffs that face the turquoise Caribbean Sea, is one of the few walled cities built... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

$44.00
per adult

Tulum Xtreme Tour by Aventuras Mayas
Discover an adventurous region of archaeological wonders and sweeping views of the Caribbean Sea with this guided tour of Tulum. Soar over the jungle canopy on a zip line, rappel down to a stunning cenote, and swim in an underground... Read More

$116.00
per adult

Xcaret & Xplor Park Combo
Guarrantee yourself 2 days full of adventures and excitement by experiencing 2 of Mexico's top amusement parks, saving up to 15 percent on the costs of admission. Explore the Xcaret Park's wide variety of activities and cultural displays, and trigger... Read More
Xcaret Park
Celebrate the finest traditions and rich culture of Mexico with a day trip to Xcaret Park. Located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, enjoy this nature-based park featuring more than 40 attractions and activities surrounded by a lush jungle,... Read More

$99.00
per adult

Xcaret Park & Chichén Itzá All-Inclusive Combo
Visit 2 of Mexico´s must-see attractions on 2 separate days, saving up to 15 percent on the costs of admission. This exciting package includes a trip to the legendary Maya ruins at Chichén Itzá and admission to the unforgettable nature,... Read More
Xel-Há Park
Dive into your own aquatic adventure at the waterfront oasis of Xel-Há Park. Experience 20 water and land-based activities, including snorkeling with tropical fish and taking a tour through the tropical Yucatan jungle, all framed by the turquoise waters of... Read More

$89.00
per adult

Xel-Há Park & Tulum Exploration by Experiencias Xcaret
Visit the seaside ruins of Tulum and experience the famous Xel-Há Park on this full-day combination tour. Enjoy roundtrip transportation, fresh breakfast, lunch, and snacks while experiencing a day packed with adventure. Read More
Xenotes Oasis Maya Excursion by Experiencias Xcaret
Spend your day on an authentic adventure exploring 4 unique cenotes (natural sinkholes) in Mexico. Let your expert tour guide show you the way as you zip-line, kayak, rappel, and snorkel into some of Mexico's natural wonders. Read More

$119.00
per adult

Xoximilco Dinner Cruise
Relish a traditional Mexican dinner aboard a unique _trajinera_ boat in Xoximilco's canals. A joyful evening featuring live entertainment, local delicacies, and lots of laughter awaits. Read More

$89.00
per adult

Xplor Fuego
Gear up for an action-packed evening of thrills and exploration under the stars. The torch-lit Xplor Fuego Park, equipped with 2 zipline circuits, an underground river, and lush jungles is sure to bring out the adrenaline junkie in you. Read More

$99.00
per adult

Xplor Park Full-Day Adventure
Gear up for an action-packed day of thrills and exploration at the incredible Xplor Park. Equipped with 2 zipline circuits, an underground river, lush jungles, and lavish buffet spreads, this natural adventure park is sure to bring out the adrenaline... Read More

$139.00
per adult

Yucatan Highlights Overnight Tour
Embark on a journey to uncover the mysteries of the Yucatan Peninsula and the world of the ancient Maya. During your expertly guided 2-day adventure, explore the ruins of Uxmal, the iconic Chichen Itza archaeological site, and the colonial city... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

$315.00
per adult

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