The Riviera Maya - Playa del Carmen, Akumal, Tulum, Xpu-Ha - is comprised of a string of sparkling beaches, Mayan archeological sites, villages, and resorts - an attractive alternative for vacationers wanting a Mexican Caribbean getaway without the crowds and clamor.
Akumal beach is bursting with scenic and natural wonders, perfect for the escapist looking for a Caribbean adventure or romantic seclusion.
Las Bahias de Akumal . . . or "The Akumal Bays" are a series of six bays starting at Yal-Ku Lagoon to the north and ending at Aventuras Akumal to the south.
Here you can find shopping, dive shops, restaurants, an Akumal beach bar, places to stay and a great main beach on Akumal Bay.
North Akumal , still officially "Akumal", to get there use the same Akumal exit from the highway but bear left at the arch and follow the winding road toward Yal-ku Lagoon. Most of North Akumal is on Half Moon Bay which has an Akumal beach and Yal-Ku Lagoon which is loaded with tropical fish, very popular for snorkeling.
Jade Beach, also called Jade Bay, is just past the southern point from Akumal Bay to the next bay. Jade beach is within walking distance to Akumal Bay via the Akumal beach where foot protection is recommended.
South Akumal is the next bay south from Jade Beach, South Akumal's entrance from the highway is called South Buceo and is a deluxe gated residential community with beach front villas and a couple of condos on a sandy Akumal beach.
Aventuras Akumal is the next bay south from South Akumal, Aventuras is another residential community with a mix of beach houses and condos, and a wide sandy beach.
Today you can explore the natural wonders of the Mayan Riviera from an all-inclusive located away from the hustle and bustle of the "hotel strip". The Akumal is well located to be a base for visiting many area attractions. Families appreciate the spacious accommodatons, fun kids club, kilometre-long white sandy beach and calm reef-protected waters. And it is very popular with Europeans.
Here you can get even the wedding as a special offer. Standard package includes bride's bouquet, boutonniere for groom, wedding cake, decorated ceremony location, ceremony, fruit basket in room, handicraft gift, wedding night turn-down service, gala dinner for 2, services of wedding coordinator, magistrate, marriage certificate.
Everyone should easily find a place to call their favorite while on vacation in the Riviera Maya. So, you can ask around among other tourists and some locals and you will probably be able to find out "where it's at" currently.
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