What's Located Around Grand Bahia Principe Akumal

Many times, landing a hotel near the beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience. Many guests are excited to learn that Grand Bahia Principe Akumal is situated on the water, so you won't have to go very far to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Grand Bahia Principe Akumal was built directly on Playa Chacal, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. Chacala is one of the most underdeveloped beaches along the coast. Aside from a resort property, the beach is void of any excess. Visitors who head to this shore are doing so in order to escape the pressures of daily life and enjoy a day of seclusion in a tropical paradise.

Playa Akumal is probably the most convenient option to visit near the resort. Playa Akumal is located in the town of Akumal between Playa del Carmen and Tulum. The beach is considered to be one of the best around, and features a number of facilities.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their location. Grand Bahia Principe Akumal is located in the southern outskirts of Akumal.

The areas found closest to Grand Bahia Principe Akumal are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 9.1 NE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 12.0 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 12.5 NE
Tulum, Mexico 13.1 SW
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 22.8 E
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 25.1 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 25.8 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 26.8 ENE

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Visitors who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay in Mexico will find that Grand Bahia Principe Akumal is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. You will soon notice that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System. The nearest attraction of the three is Jungle Place.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Principe Akumal
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Jungle Place Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.4 mi. South West of Akumal
X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area Zoo 1.8 SSW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 7.6 NNW 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 3.5 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Tajmahal Cenote Park 9.6 NNE 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 10.6 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 10.6 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 10.7 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Yaxmul Cenote Park 6.0 SW 7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Cedam Museum Museum 11.9 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 11.9 NE Puerto Aventuras
Manati Cenote Park 7.5 SSW 5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Vaca Ha Tortugas Cenote Park 10.9 SW 3.6 mi. North of Tulum
Main Entrance To Tulum Ruins Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Cenote Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Lookout Tower Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Wind Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
The Grand Palace Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Descending God Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Columns Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Maya Ruins Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Pinturas Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Chultun Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Initial Series (Temple Of The Stellae) Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Outer Wall Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Sea Historical Site 11.9 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Jungle Place might be what the doctor ordered. The Jungle Place is a sanctuary for endangered Spider Monkeys in the Mexican Caribbean, most of which have been rescued from life threatening situations. The owners care for these animals as if they were a part of a family, and on a rare basis, allow guests to come visit with the monkeys and explore the habitat.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding on a place to stay, it's often a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a better feel for the area. Readers will find plenty of other destinations to look at prior to making a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers vacationers a sweeping range of hotels and resorts to choose from. If you'd like to get more info on lodging options available in the vicinity, see the table below.

Accommodations near Principe Akumal
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 0.7 NNE 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 1.1 NNE 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.1 NE 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Oasis Akumal 1.2 NE 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort 2.5 NNE 0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Akumal Caribe 2.7 NNE 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Las Casitas Akumal 2.8 NNE 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Luna 3.3 NE 0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico
Vista del Mar Hotel 3.4 NNE 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Blanca Lodge 3.5 NNE 0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
 

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