Playa del Carmen and the Beach

Beach Life at Playa del Carmen   With 129 km of white sandy beaches surrounded by the shimmering ocean, along the Riviera Maya, one can enjoy the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea and the heat of the sun, having a relaxing vacation in paradise. The most crowded beaches in Playa del Carmen stretch from the pier to the end of Coco Beach, where you will find beach clubs that offer all kinds of services. One nautical sport that you should not miss out on is Sali navigation. To move on the waves at the speed of the wind, in full freedom, is an incredible experience. A one hour excursion is available which includes snorkeling in a reef with the equipment provided; there are also basic courses that can be taken to become and independent navigator.   The richness of the Mesoamerican reef, that frames this region, includes hundreds of species of marine fauna, multicolored tropical fish, sponges, starfish and several kinds of corals, really a natural kaleidoscope which makes a visit almost a must. The most well-known reef in Playa del Carmen for snorkeling is the Zubul Reef at Coco Beach. If you don’t have equipment you will find several diving shops along the coasts where you can rent it or take a professionally guided tour in a motorboat.  For a day of adventure rent a Harley-Davidson from Harley Adventures in Playa del Carmen. Explore the Riviera Maya and the Tulum or Coba zone, including a refreshing cenote (sinkhole) swim. Stop being a curious wannabe biker and be a part of the adventure. Get on a Harley and ride!