With outdoor activities and different proposals to enjoy, family vacations in Riviera Maya are the best option available. Taking these recommendations into account, children, adolescents and adults will have every possible opportunity without leaving anyone out of the fun.

pool in Riviera Maya

Relax in Riviera Maya.
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When going on vacation, one of the first questions is what to do with children. An excellent way to entertain the little ones is by taking them to the Monkey Sanctuary of Tulum, where they will be able to see different species of these cute animals, as well as learn about the protection of their habitat. In Kantun-Chi there are cenotes, a safe way for babies and children up to 3 years old to swim in an environment specially designed for childcare. In addition, the temperate climate and the beautiful nearby beaches make it the ideal time and place to take the best pictures. At the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO-protected site, there are activities including snacks and drinks (ideal for large families), boating and kayaking, bird watching, and beautiful scenery to admire.

 

As for family hotels, Rosewood Mayakoba has the best program available, combining activities within the large space available, with a game room, and courses and contests to share with the family. Creation of Mayan jewelry, armed with piñatas and sandcastles, along with drawing, painting and crafts, are some of the options to enjoy safely. Azul Fives by Karisma has, in addition to spaces created exclusively for children, a game loan program and a kids’ club with a gym for the little ones and various proposals. Traveling with children to Riviera Maya is multiplying the fun without neglecting them.

beach in Riviera Maya

A beach in Riviera Maya.
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For teenagers, Río Secreto has everything they like the most: fun, physical activity, incredible places to get the best selfie and share unique moments with friends. For example, you can rope down to the cenotes, swim, snorkel and walk on them, and take tours that provide information about these impressive natural caves. There are stalactites and rock formations of mysterious beauty that appeal to anyone nearby. One of the largest and most varied coral reefs in the world, the Mesoamerican, offers the possibility of diving among whale sharks, tropical fish and turtles. Temazcal Natura combines the ancient Mayan roots with a cleansing ritual that purifies body and soul. Ideal to strengthen ties between friends or family, especially over 13 years. As an old spa, you can also enjoy the incredible place, with the rustic architecture that the ancient settlers built, combining their work with natural spaces. You can visit the Castle, one of the most attractive tourist spots for adolescents and adults, since it must be accessed by stairs; but when you get to the top you can enjoy all the beauty of the beaches and the sea as far as the eye can see. In Cabañas Los Lirios, near the Castle, in addition to lodging you can access some of their tours, specialized in showing the best of the area. one of the most attractive tourist spots for adolescents and adults, since it must be accessed by stairs; but when you get to the top you can enjoy all the beauty of the beaches and the sea as far as the eye can see. In Cabañas Los Lirios, near the Castle, in addition to lodging you can access some of their tours, specialized in showing the best of the area. one of the most attractive tourist spots for adolescents and adults, since it must be accessed by stairs; but when you get to the top you can enjoy all the beauty of the beaches and the sea as far as the eye can see. In Cabañas Los Lirios, near the Castle, in addition to lodging you can access some of their tours, specialized in showing the best of the area.

caves in Riviera Maya

Caves in Riviera Maya.
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Other options to enjoy your vacation in Riviera MayaWith the whole family, one of the best activities is to visit Celestún, a flamingo reserve located near a petrified forest. Not only is the view beautiful, but you can also learn about the surrounding natural places and the different species of birds that live there. To continue with the outdoor adventure theme, in Aktun Chen the walks will make the whole family feel like explorers. Xcaret, an archaeological theme park, presents shows with different characters than we are used to, such as Mayan warriors and charros on horseback. A unique proposal that can hardly be found anywhere else in the world, combining the rich local history with the fun that only a park can offer. LabnaHa, an ecopark with cenotes, It was created for active families looking to spend a fun day while climbing, exploring ancient caves, snorkeling, and kayaking. It is necessary to reserve and arrive early, since to maintain the mystique and care of the place the amount of daily public is limited. The Ruins of Coba, less known and therefore more exclusive, have the Nohoch Muul pyramid, one of the few that can still be scaled. In the area there are also cafes, restaurants and shops that can be visited to have a full day with the family. To stroll and tour, on Avenida 5 you can get the best local products and souvenirs to give back. Silver jewelry, looms, ceramics and other objects that can be acquired, with the quality of craftsmanship.

 

A family trip in Riviera Maya can be the opportunity not only to reconnect and generate the best memories, but also to discover natural wonders and enjoy activities for all ages. Moments that will remain forever in the memory of all family members, with a smile. By following these recommendations, fun is guaranteed. To travel!