Riviera Maya is the Caribbean Coastline’s treasured vacation destination. With a longstanding reputation as Mexico’s premier tourist spot, the region attracts vacationing travelers from across the globe with its sun-drenched white sand beaches and sparkling aquamarine waters - an unrivaled picture of paradise. The name conjures up an image of relaxed vacationers lounging poolside at their luxury vacation rentals, bronzing beneath a glowing stream of the summer sun. With a rich cultural heritage exhibited by its ancient Mayan ruins, a bustling nightlife to please the most avid party goers, and luxury spas aimed at rejuvenating the tired soul, Riviera Maya offers endless holiday experiences to suit the agenda of any discerning tourist. Travelers looking to experience serenity and exclusivity can choose from the many luxury villas or private vacation rentals in Riviera Maya – incredible properties to rent for tourists who seek unparalleled paradise.
Riviera Maya features Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System – the world’s second largest reef system. This makes it a mecca of aquatic adventure for active tourists, whether you spend a day snorkeling or scuba diving in otherworldly underwater sites, jet-skiing across turquoise waters, or going for refreshing swims in the limestone cenotes. Daytime activities centered around water sports and ocean adventure are a necessary complement to any retreat in this classic vacation destination.
Perhaps best known for its endless party scene, Cancun is a favorite vacation destination to enjoy a classic Riviera Maya retreat. Initially sought out by the government to enhance the tourism industry in Mexico, Cancun now attracts more than three million tourists each year seeking its myriad luxury vacation experiences. White-sand beaches border turquoise sea for a fourteen-mile stretch, and numerous beachfront luxury villa rentals, popular resorts, and impressive private vacation homes provide perfect launch pads for witnessing the sparkling sunsets that illuminate the ocean waters. While the area is a favorite spot for spring breakers and party goers wishing to spend leisurely beach days complemented by tropical margaritas beneath the sun, don’t be fooled – Cancun offers numerous daytime activities and cultural attractions for guests seeking a varied vacation experience. Spend a day unearthing Riviera Maya’s history through visits to its prime archeological sites, visit a local eatery to taste the authentic local flavors, explore the jungle to uncover the beautiful exotic terrain, or enjoy world-class snorkeling sites and incredible scuba diving adventures enhanced by colorful coral reefs.
Playa del Carmen sits in a class of its own for Riviera Maya tourists. It is appointed with luxurious vacation rentals, high-end resorts, sumptuous spas, sophisticated golf courses, appealing to travelers desiring an indulgent vacation experience. Spend an afternoon touring the main street, La Quinta Avenida, where first-class restaurants offer delectable Mexican dishes and local bars abound with an animated nightlife. A large number of European travelers choose to vacation in Playa Del Carmen, which boasts an associated cultural influence with trendy and sophisticated offerings that complement its natural environment. And consistent with a classic Riviera Maya vacation experience, a plethora of ocean-based daytime activities awaits your enjoyment here, from swimming with sea turtles to snorkeling expeditions and scuba diving exploration. While the destination features several luxury resorts appealing to hordes of tourists each year, many discerning Playa Del Carmen tourists choose its private vacation homes and upscale villa rentals to launch a week exploring the town’s five-star resort, spa, beach, and golf amenities.
For Riviera Maya travelers wishing to unearth its ancient relics and rich heritage, visiting Tulum is a must. This ancient Mayan city features the world-class Tulum ruins – Mexico’s third most frequented archeological site – offering endless exploration to exploratory travelers seeking a history-heavy vacation experience. Nearby, the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve offers further exploration of Mayan ruins and archaeological sites, and features a wealth of protected natural beauty extending from the exotic fauna and land species to an abundance of colorful coral reefs that sit in the turquoise sea. This World Heritage Site is a must-see for environmentally-conscious tourists visiting Tulum, and a quintessential Riviera Maya vacation experience. The luxury villa rentals found in Tulum complement the exquisite surrounding environment, offering premium comfort to discriminating tourists after a daytime activities focused on Tulum exploration.
It is little wonder Riviera Maya maintains remains a world-class Mexico destination for a luxury vacation experience. Whether exploring the ancient Mayan ruins, alternating between Playa Del Carmen’s beaches and luxury spas, or indulging in Cancun’s animated nightlife, an unforgettable vacation to Mexico’s Caribbean coastline awaits your discovery. Book one of Villaway’s Riviera Maya luxury villa rentals today and get ready for an unforgettable adventure to a world-famous beach destination.