Quinta Avenida, Playa del Carmen

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Walk along Quinta Avenida for a chance to browse hundreds of restaurants, bars, and shops. The town's main thoroughfare, this pedestrianized "Fifth Avenue" runs parallel to the ocean and serves as the hub of dining, shopping, and entertainment in the area. Most of the neighborhood's upscale restaurants serve Italian and Mexican cuisine, while the shops sell everything from authentic Cuban cigars to designer clothes imported from Europe. The avenue's vibrant atmosphere draws throngs of tourists, exploring the area on foot until the wee hours of the night. Nearby amenities include grocery stores, gas stations, and banks. Plan your Quinta Avenida visit and explore what else you can see and do in Playa del Carmen using our Playa del Carmen trip planning website.
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  • If you come to the Riviera Maya side, you must visit here! Daytime was quiet, but nighttime came very alive! Many choice for food and shopping, great experience. The Parque Los Fundadores offers.....  more
    If you come to the Riviera Maya side, you must visit here! Daytime was quiet, but nighttime came very alive! Many choice for food and shopping, great experience. The Parque Los Fundadores offers.....  more »
  • It’s a fun place to stroll looking for restaurants and bars, maybe a trinket. I’ve been all around and I know it’s done but I do get really tired of the store keepers pestering you as you walk by... 
    It’s a fun place to stroll looking for restaurants and bars, maybe a trinket. I’ve been all around and I know it’s done but I do get really tired of the store keepers pestering you as you walk by...  more »

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