How do you plan to enjoy Akumal?

South Akumal BayKayak

Surrounded by low-lying jungle, Akumal is a Caribbean paradise that offers a leisure lifestyle far from the usual tourist ports of call.  There are so many wonderful ways to enjoy Akumal that it is impossible to list them all.  Here, we are providing you with a list of our favorites.

One of the most relaxing things to do is to take a nap in a hammock and listen to the birds and the waves crash against the coral breakers in South Akumal bay.  It doesn’t get any better than this!

Riviera Maya Golf Club – AkumalRobert Trent Jones II designed the Riviera Maya golf course across the highway. Recently ranked #3 in Mexico.

Dos Ojos Cenote – AkumalDos Ojos (two eyes) is just one of the many natural underground springs (cenotes) available for snorkeling or diving.

How you might spend a few days

Go snorkeling in the hidden world of an underground river.  Strap on your scuba gear and explore the largest coral reef on the northern hemisphere.  Rappel into limestone caves, ride a zip-line through the lush jungle canopy.  One day you may be game fishing in the Caribbean or golfing on one of Mexico’s top 5 golf courses. The next day, you might be discovering the treasures of ancient Mayan temples or strolling the shops on 5th Avenue in Playa del Carmen.  Whatever you do in the Akumal area, you will love it.

Simply put, Akumal is like no other place on earth.


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You’re going to love Akumal!

Barrel Sponge K. Clarich