The Beauty of the Riviera Maya
Located south of Cancun, this 112-mile stretch of costal paradise has it all – white sand beaches, turquoise waters, tropical jungles, and ancient Mayan ruins. With its privileged location near the Yucatan’s most popular sites, Riviera Maya continues to be a favorite of Island Oasis Travel vacationers! Discover Ancient Mayan cities including Tulum and Chichen Itza, one of the new Seven Wonders of the World.
Riviera Maya Resorts and Vacations
Many resorts here are all-inclusive, offering all meals, drinks, tips, and entertainment at one price, an attractive option for budget-conscious travelers and families.
- Relax all day in a hammock beside the Caribbean Sea or walk the powder-white sand beaches that stay cool as they reflect the heat of the tropical sun.
- Visit the nearby town of Playa del Carmen, with shops featuring local art and handicrafts, where you can take the ferry across to the island of Cozumel.
- Uncover the ancient culture of the Mayans and visit ruins that reveal their lives and beliefs. Afterwards, cool off with a swim in a cenote, a freshwater pool bringing water from underground limestone caverns to the surface.
The Weather and Forcast for Riviera Maya
Imagine stepping out of your plan after a long flight and walking into paradise. The average temperature in Riviera Maya is 80° F (27° C) with more than 240 days of sunshine, and rain is rare. Summer temperatures are generally slightly higher.
Family Vacations in Riviera Maya
The Riviera Maya offers a fantastic collection of luxurious resorts, pristine white sand beaches, adventurous sports, pampering spas, beautiful golf courses, shopping, and elegant dining. Families will love the convenience and activities available from resorts and off-site locations.
Adult Vacations in Riviera Maya
The Riviera Maya offers the best in Adult (18+) vacationing. Honeymooners, weddings, and vacationing couples can enjoy the privacy and beauty of the Riviera Maya landscapes, 5-star dining, fantastic night-life, and resort and off-site activities.
Free Weddings in Riviera Maya
One of the benefits to booking a Riviera Maya vacation for your wedding getaway is that many of the resorts offer complementary weddings with the purchase of a qualifying vacation package. Imagine all the luxuries of an all-inclusive vacation for you and your family and friends, followed by a gorgeous white-sand beach wedding. You will not be dissapointed with the world-class service and amenaties provided for you and the members of your wedding party on your special day.
Vacation Knowledge Base - Know Before You Go!
What do we need to know?? Here is the ultimate checklist, provided by myself, to help you put everything together for your flights and time spent on vacation. A lot othe items are simple, and mostly obvious, but most people will forget at least one each time they take a trip. For this reason I've put together this list of items you can run through before each trip to make sure you have a terrific vacationing experience.