The Riviera Maya stretches 100 miles from Punta Brava to Punta Allen and includes the island of Cozumel. Playa Del Carmen and Tulum are the most popular cities in the region. Relax under an umbrella on the beach,  take an adventurous dive under the sea, go zip-lining or explore the Mayan Ruins. Whatever type of vacation you choose, the Riviera Maya is the place to be.

Package Includes
  • Round trip airfare from Calgary or Edmonton to Cancun
  • 7 nights all-inclusive hotel
  • Round trip transfers from airport to hotel and hotel to airport

 

Air, 7 nights all-inclusive hotel and transfers

Calgary & Edmonton
Aug 11-Sep 29: $819-$959 + $460 tax (Grand Oasis Cancun; 4-star)
Aug 11-Sep 29: $819-$959 + $460 tax (Blue Bay Esmeralda; 3.5-star)
Aug 11-Sep 29: $969-$1079 + $460 tax (Sandos Caracol; 4-star)
Aug 11-Sep 29: $1379 + $460 tax (Panama Jack Gran Porto; 4.5-star)
Aug 11-Sep 29: $1669 + $460 tax (El Dorado Royale; 5-star) Adults Only!

Free connectors! (if available) from Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Grand Prairie, Vancouver, Kamloops, Kelowna, Lethbridge, Nanaimo, Penticton, Regina & Saskatoon

Climate

The climate in the Riviera Maya is hot and humid, but the humidity is not as high as in other areas. The average annual temperature ranges from 25 C to 30 C. Offshore water temperatures range from 26 C in January to 29 C in August. May through November is the rainy season.

Attractions

Enjoy Playa del Carmen’s Quinta Avenida, with its improvised artists, and dozens of languages blended into a single murmur. Check out also the Xaman-Ha aviary, home to 200 birds set in a tropical forest.
Attractions & Sites

If you are into speleology go explore the Cavernas Sacba or the Atkun Chen Caverns.

Several attractions are to be found in Xcaret such as the Mayan Village, the archaeological museum or the botanical garden.

Just forty-five minutes away, the natural well area of Puerto Aventuras houses Xel-Há an ecological theme park and the largest natural aquarium in the world. Here you can swim with dolphins, see sea turtles, bicycle, snorkel, cliff-dive, and scuba.

Some of the lovely coastal villages for you to discover include Puerto Morelos with its alligator farm and botanical garden, Playa del Secreto and Playa Paraiso which is often frequented by sea turtles, the very quiet town of Paamul or last but not least Akumal with its Yal-Ku miniature lagoon.

Currency

The currency is the Mexican peso (MXN/MXV). Automated banking machine services are available throughout the country. Canadian debit and credit cards are widely accepted; however, Canadian currency and traveller’s cheques are not.

There is a limit to the amount of U.S. dollars that both residents and foreigners can exchange in Mexico, depending on your immigration status in Mexico. Although the rule does not apply to Canadian dollars, some financial institutions, hotels, and currency exchange bureaus are not making the distinction.

Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes $30 per adult Booking Management Fee.  Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method.Please note there maybe a tax increase when FREE connectors are added with Air Canada Vacations. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287