The Mayan Riviera is the Caribbean coast of Mexico south of Cancun. Running south of Cancun to Tulum, Mexico's Mayan Riviera has some of the most beautiful beaches in Mexico.
The largest town in the Mayan Riviera is Playa del Carmen. Playa del Carmen popular destination for European Tourists. The Mayan Riviera also includes the vacation rental community of Akumal, the Playacar golf resort, Puerto Aventuras marina and golf resort, and the bohemian town of Tulum. You can find a city to suit your taste in the Mayan Riviera.
Although beach front real estate is hard to come by in the Riviera Maya, there are beautiful homes, hotels and lots for sale all around this part of Mexico. The Riviera Maya should be popular for years to come, and a real estate investment here is always a good choice.
The Riviera Maya is a great place for relaxing. The beaches are white sand and the Mayan Riviera's ocean is clean, blue and warm year round. Scuba divers can find dives for all skill levels in the Riviera Maya, from introductory discover scuba courses to advanced cave diving in the Mayan Riviera's world famous underground rivers. Ecotourism attractions are scattered up and down the coast of the Mayan Riviera. Visit the Riviera Maya's famous Mayan ruins, ecoparks and jungle tours for a glimpse of Mexico's history and natural beauty.
Clothing becomes more optional, the further south you travel in the Riviera Maya. Cancun has mostly tourists from the United States and is not considered part of the Riviera Maya. Playa del Carmen is mixed 50-50% topless sunbathing. Tulum is the most relax area in the Riviera Maya, and Tank Ha even has a nude beach. Since it is warm year round, the Mayan Riviera is perfect for sunbathing year round, no matter what your clothing preference.