Tulum, pearl of the Riviera Maya
The Riviera Maya stretches for 72 miles along the coastline of the Yucatan Peninsula in the State of Quintana Roo, Mexico.
Also called the Mayan Riviera, this slice of paradise begins 30 minutes south of Cancun International Airport in Playa del Secreto and runs all the way to Punta Allen, a small fishing village within the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve.
Well established areas such as Playa del Carmen and Tulum, and evolving resort areas such as Akumal, Puerto Aventuras, and Puerto Morelos, give this region a variety of personalities, attractions, and atmospheres to suit every vacation style.
Most consider Tulum a small gem of a city in the Mayan Riviera, both for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere, as well as for its ideal location right in the heart of the Riviera Maya.
Tulum is only a 60-minute drive from Cancun International Airport. People from all over the world visit Tulum, creating a cosmopolitan ambiance unmatched in the area.
The focus of Tulum, apart from its beach of course, is the majestic Tulum ruins available for you to explore right there at your fingertips. Having been ranked as one of the top 10 beaches in the entire world, it isn’t an exaggeration to say that Tulum has one of the best beaches you’ll ever see in your life.
The Beach Tulum staff can also help arrange adventure travel plans around the Riviera Maya, sky diving,eco-tours, and car or scooter rental.
Mayan Culture is present everywhere in the Yucatan Peninsula.
Famous Mayan archaeolgical sites like Coba and Chichén Itzá, are located within the ideal day trip distance from Tulum.