5 days in Playa del Carmen Itinerary

5 days in Playa del Carmen Itinerary

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Playa del Carmen
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Playa del Carmen

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The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Change things up with these side-trips from Playa del Carmen: Xkopek Parque Apicola (in Valladolid), Chichen Itza (in Chichen Itza) and Tulum (Tulum Tower, Tulum Archaeological Site, &more). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Xcaret, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for gifts at La Casa de las Hamacas, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Playa del Carmen trip planner.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Cozumel International Airport and Cancún International Airport. In August in Playa del Carmen, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Tulum, Xkopek Parque Apicola, Chichen Itza
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Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Scuba & Snorkeling

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