Where is Playa del Carmen?
Playa del Carmen is the capital of Solidaridad, Quintana Roo, on what is known as the Riviera Maya. It is located in the southeastern part of Mexico and south of Cancun. Its nearly 150,000 inhabitants live together with the thousands of tourists who visit Playa del Carmen all year-round to enjoy vacations full of leisure activities, with a warm climate and beaches with beautiful sunsets.
What does a vacation in Playa del Carmen have to offer?
Ecotourism in Playa del Carmen is increasingly popular because of the nearby archaeological parks, Xcaret or Tulum, where you can admire Mayan structures and learn about the history of these people who left so much influence in the country.
Many tourists relaxing in Playa del Carmen stroll to the famous "Quinta Avenida", a busy street with shops and international boutiques, restaurants, small bars and clubs.
The clear water of the Caribbean and its seabed, rich in species, allows for all kinds of aquatic activities like snorkeling or scuba diving. You can even swim with dolphins. There are many excellent facilities where you can practice other sports. Golf is one of the most popular. In Playa del Carmen there are several golf courses for all levels.
Relaxing on the incredibly stunning beaches is, of course, a favorite pastime for many. There, visitors will find everything they need to enjoy the sun and the warm waters of the Caribbean. It's worth staying on the beach to admire the sunsets from the shore.
Are you interested in Iberostar Hotels & Resorts for your vacation in Playa del Carmen?
Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has two 5-star hotels in the Playa del Carmen area. Both the Iberostar Tucan hotel and the Iberostar Quetzal hotel offer All-Inclusive accommodations. During their stay at any of these properties, Iberostar guests can enjoy all the comforts that hotels of this category have to offer: spa services, sports, fine dining and charming rooms. In addition, the facilities of these hotels are ideal for celebrating marriages or holding business conventions.