Top 6 romantic things to do in Riviera Maya, Mexico

If you’re looking for the perfect honeymoon destination that has romance and keeps you entertained day and night then Riviera Maya is the place to be. With the surrounding beaches, the beautiful weather and the endless options for romance it will make you fall in love all over again with your loved one. Read our top list of romantic things to do in Riviera Maya to get the best out of your honeymoon in sunny Mexico.

Go cave diving in the cenotes

No romantic getaway to Riviera Maya is complete without cave diving in the cenotes common all over the Yutacan Peninsula. These natural deep blue pools are connected by an underground river system and are filled with cool fresh water. It’s the perfect place to cool off and escape the hot Caribbean sun. Make wonderful memories by taking a refreshing romantic dip or snorkel or scuba dive in one of the magical cenotes located around the Riviera Maya, including the most popular Dos Ojos, Chikin Ha and Taima Ha. Therefore, If you’re looking for an exciting and adventurous trip on your honeymoon then be sure to experience and discover the Mayan world with cave diving.

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Snorkelling in Xel Ha

Embark on a romantic adventure through the magical paradise and natural aquarium of the Xel-Ha. It’s the ideal romantic spot for snorkelling in the crystal clear waters with your loved one. Within the magnificent natural wonder, enjoy encounters with the vast amount of tropical fish and marine flora. Not only that if you feel like doing something more fun to do together and thrilling, explore the Mayan ruins and jungle via zip lining, a zip bike adventure, and admire the beautiful views from above. There are plenty of activities to keep you both occupied throughout the day such as the Monkey Jump, Cliff of Courage, and slide in to Xel-Ha on a Salpichanga or even try the Trepachanga.

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Strolling along the Mexico’s Caribbean beaches

The Riviera Maya is home to some of Mexico’s awe-inspiring best beaches. From the most popular Tulum beach which offers a glimpse into Mexico’s mysterious past and bohemian lifestyle to Playa del Carmen beach for the hip beachfront nightlife.

By day take a rest on a hammock under the shade or picture yourself walking intimately hand in hand along the white sand beaches lined with palm trees and crystal clear waters in the midst. Then by night enjoy a romantic dinner under the stars and watch the gorgeous colours of the sunset. It doesn’t get more romantic then this.

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Romantic sunset dinner cruise on a catamaran

Set sail on the Caribbean Sea on a Catamaran and enjoy the stunning surroundings and enjoy each other’s company with a romantic dinner. Sip champagne and experience the beautiful sunset like never before while cruising along the Riviera Maya coastline. You can even stop off at a secluded white sand beach, where you can relish in a gourmet four course meal including lobster and steak. The romantic music being played in the backdrop sets the mood where after your meal you can take a dreamy stroll along the beach or enjoy an intimate dance.

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Sunset horseback riding on the beach

Experience the wonderful sunset horseback riding tours through the jungle and along the white sandy beaches of the Riviera Maya coastline. It’s a fun and romantic way to get close to nature and admire the magnificent sunset views. Spend quality time with your loved one as you take an unforgettable adventure along the breath-taking landscape, visit the magical cenotes and meet native birds and animals along the way until the sun sets. What better way to live your honeymoon dream of horseback riding with your partner along the beach with the beautiful backdrop of the stunning sunset.

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Dine out and party at Playa Del Carmen

After a full day of great experiences, soak up the atmosphere in the trendy city of Playa Del Carmen. It offers great restaurants, authentic Mexican shops and buzzing bars and nightclubs. Enjoy the perfect romantic dinner in an exquisite restaurant on the famous fifth avenue with your loved one then end up in Coco Bongo for an all-night dance party. Whilst going from bar to bar sipping cocktails, you can even take a romantic stroll on the beaches of Playa Del Carmen. The idyllic way to spend some quality time together on your honeymoon.

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