Xplor Park is based in a natural park, north of Playa del Carmen, and has many activities to offer like lengthy zip lines over the lake, opportunities to dive in stalactite filled caves, a viewpoint overlooking the lush forest, guided 4x4 tours, rides in amphibious vehicles and more. It’s strongly recommended to visit and also includes a free buffet and drinks.
In the Coban Mayan Village you can see an authentic Mayan pyramid surrounded by the ruins of an ancient city in the middle of the rainforest. The archaeological site is impressive, you can climb the 121 steps, which according to beliefs were the amount of years that the Mayans lived for, and once up there, you can see the grandeur and vast expanse of the rainforest. The famous Quinta is a place you shouldn’t miss either, it’s full of restaurants, bars and cafes together with craft shops with Mexican silver and a bohemian atmosphere. In Playa del Carmen, the beautiful beaches with crystal clear waters offer diving as an interesting alternative activity. With Betina Tours you’ll be able to swim safely with sea turtles in the Akumal coral reef and Dive Riko offer outings where you can dive with sharks and go to secret diving spots with great reefs and marine life.