An exciting adventure in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen is known for its beautiful beaches, amazing weather, and vibrant nightlife. As one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico, with a thriving nightlife and an incredible selection of restaurants and attractions, it’s also a great place to spend time outdoors; you can go swimming or snorkeling in the Caribbean Sea, lay out on the beach under palm trees, or hike through the jungle. 

If you are looking for a central place to stay, you can opt for staying in a hostel in the heart of Playa del Carmen like CHE PLAYA, a great place to meet travelers from around the world and have fun with different activities organized by the staff with an affordable price per bed.

Check some of our favorite outdoor activities in Playa del Carmen.

What are some fun things to do in Playa del Carmen?

There are tons of activities here! If you’re looking for something relaxing and low-key, try walking along the beach or renting a kayak or a paddle board from one of the many tour operators around town.

In case you want something more exciting, there are plenty of ways to get your adrenaline pumping: zip lining over jungle treetops; taking a swim with dolphins; deep-sea diving with sharks… There’s no shortage of options when it comes to adventure! Try zip-lining through one of the many cenotes near Playa del Carmen for an adrenaline rush. Fly through the air at speeds up to 70 km/h (43 mph) as you enjoy views of tropical wildlife like crocodiles and iguanas below you. 

The Riviera Maya is home to beautiful beaches, natural cenotes (underground water pools), and gorgeous rainforest scenery—and you can explore it all by kayak! Rent a kayak from one of the many companies in Playa del Carmen (you can check for a tour at the hostel Che Playa) and head out alone or with friends.

Take a quick trip to Puerto Aventuras

Puerto Aventuras is a popular destination for those who are interested in exploring the ocean. There are many water parks and beaches here, as well as plenty of restaurants and hotels. If you’re looking to relax on the beach while also being able to visit some other attractions during your stay in Playa del Carmen, then Puerto Aventuras is definitely worth checking out!

Don´t miss the Playacar Ruins

In one of the most exclusive residential areas of Playa del Carmen, you will find ruins that date back almost 2,000 years and were built by the Mayans. You can explore these ruins on your own or book a guided tour through us at Che Playa hostel.

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