Things to do in Costa Maya

Costa Maya is a port of call for many Caribbean cruises and is located on the eastern coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. There are many things to do in Costa Maya, including:

  1. Visiting the ancient Mayan ruins of Chacchoben, Kohunlich and Dzibanche
  2. Snorkeling or scuba diving in the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second largest barrier reef in the world
  3. Exploring the local villages and experiencing traditional Mayan culture
  4. Relaxing on the beautiful beaches and swimming in the crystal-clear waters
  5. Taking a jungle tour and seeing the local wildlife, such as monkeys and parrots
  6. Going on a fishing trip or taking a boat tour to see the mangrove swamps and lagoons
  7. Shopping at the local markets for souvenirs and handmade crafts
  8. Enjoying a traditional Mayan spa treatment
  9. Taking a day trip to the nearby city of Mahahual and visiting the lighthouse and the Dolphin Discovery Costa Maya
  10. Discovering the local culture and history by visiting the Costa Maya Museum, which contains artifacts from the Mayan civilization.

It is recommended to check with the tour operator or your cruise line for specific options and schedule.