In the heart of Riviera Maya, an emerging example of the zone's growth and development, Playa del Carmen is a must-see destination for those who desire a taste of Mexican Caribbean magic and want to enjoy all of nature's charms - but with the infrastructure required by world-class travelers.
The turquoise waters which bathe the beach at Playa del Carmen - on the west coast of Quintana Roo, Mexico - invite magical moods and awaken excitement in the presence of its natural beauty, framed by the tropical jungle which characterizes this zone. Only 60 kilometers from Cancun, halfway to Tulum, the ancient village known as Xaman Ha in the Maya language, has developed thanks to the many investments over the past few years which have stimulated growth here. A place once known for its tranquil simplicity, nothing more than a dock from which ferries departed for Cozumel, has now become one of the most important and sophisticated tourism centers on the Riviera Maya. A world known very cosmopolitan city, where you find people from all walks of life and very far away from home, that have made this their new home, bringing a rich culture, delicious food, and a multi cultural atmosphere that all visitors and locals enjoy the same.