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Alternative Tourism on the Mayan Coast

Costa Maya, Quintana Roo

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Tropical forests, mangroves, white sand beaches, coral reefs, archaeological sites, crystal clear turquoise-colored waters, wildlife, and abundant vegetation are some of the characteristics that you will find when you visit the Mayan Coast, which extends from Punta Herreros to Xcalak, a little village that borders Belize, and passes through the Pueblo Magico of Bacalar,  the Mahahua beach, and the city of Chetumal.

PRACTICE ADVENTURE AND NATURE TOURISM
Get to know the southern part of the state of Quintana Roo, where you will find a variety of destinations with a multitude of activities. Find rustic fishing villages, piers, small hotels, and cabins. Take the opportunity to immerse yourself in the crystalline waters of the Caribbean and appreciate the protected Great Mayan Reef. 
Explore intimate destinations hidden in the tropical forests, white sand beaches, coral reefs, crystal clear turquoise-colored waters, archeological sites, wildlife, and abundant vegetation.
LEARN ABOUT ANCESTRAL TRADITIONS
Step into the heart of Mayan culture and be transported by ancestral traditions that several communities in the area have preserved and important archaeological sites that reveal stories and mysteries of the Mayan civilization.