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This small village by the sea offers travelers much more than beautiful beachfront vacation rentals. Akumal's central location allows guests to conveniently enjoy everything Riviera Maya has to offer, from archeological sites, cultural immersion trips to colonial towns, and theme parks.

There’s no doubt that the Riviera Maya’s shoreline is one of the world’s best, but after a few days of swimming, snorkeling, diving, and seeking all the tacos you can find, you may be wondering what else you can do this in this culturally rich area. Lucky for you, there are myriad towns and cities dotted throughout the Yucatán that are well worth your effort to visit — and you can do it all in a day. Here are just a few of our favorite spots...

Communities inhabited by the modern Maya of today, strive to preserve their ancient traditions and customs. They also wish to share their living culture with visitors to the Riviera Maya and the great state of Quintana Roo. We are delighted to recommend a visit to our good friend Maria Benita Dzib and her father, Victor’s house. They are residents in SAN JUAN DE DIOS pueblo located 9 km south of the archaeological zone of Coba.

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There are a million ways to enjoy the Riviera Maya in the summer - Our favorite time of year in the Riviera Maya! Few People! Low Prices! The ocean is perfect for snorkeling and scuba diving.

Below are just a few ideas that...

Here’s a secret: There are Maya ruins in Akumal pueblo. Tucked behind some chaparral on a dead-end street and poorly quarantined by a strand of barbed wire, you can find the ruins if you know where to look. And some do know. The...

Akumal Direct team has been exploring again. This time we decided to visit some of the hidden cenotes in the Puerto Morelos area. 

A good friend of ours recommended that we should explore and travel west of Puerto Morelos along La Ruta de los...