The gorgeous beaches in Mexico are considered the most enticing outdoor sights on the island. Visitors love that Grand Bahia Principe Tulum is situated on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to try a few beach activities.
Of course, since Grand Bahia Principe Tulum was built directly on Playa Chacal, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. 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.
One of the closest picks is Playa Akumal. 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.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Grand Bahia Principe Tulum is located near the middle of Akumal.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Grand Bahia Principe Tulum.
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||8.4||NE|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||11.4||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||11.8||NE|
|Southern Cozumel, Cozumel||22.6||E|
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||24.4||NE|
|Playa del Carmen, Mexico||25.2||NE|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||26.4||ENE|
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum serves as a wonderful lodging option for active travelers. There are plenty of active pursuits to be found when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Jungle Place, , and Aktun Chen Cave System, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Jungle Place.
Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the following table.
|Jungle Place||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||4.4 mi. South West of Akumal|
|Zoo||2.4||SSW||4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|Aktun Chen Cave System||Cave||7.2||NW||6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal|
|Xel Ha Ruins||Historical Site||4.1||SW||6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|Xunaan Ha Cenote||Park||--||--||6.5 mi. South West of Akumal|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||8.9||NNE||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||9.9||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||10.0||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||10.0||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Park||6.6||SW||7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||11.2||NE||Puerto Aventuras|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||11.3||NE||Puerto Aventuras|
|Park||8.1||SSW||5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Park||11.5||SW||3.6 mi. North of Tulum|
|Historical Site||12.3||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Historical Site||12.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins||Historical Site||12.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Lookout Tower||Historical Site||12.4||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Wind||Historical Site||12.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|The Grand Palace||Historical Site||12.4||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Descending God||Historical Site||12.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|House Of The Columns||Historical Site||12.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Tulum Maya Ruins||Historical Site||12.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Historical Site||12.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|House Of The Chultun||Historical Site||12.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Initial Series (Temple Of The Stellae)||Historical Site||12.5||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Tulum Outer Wall||Historical Site||12.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Sea||Historical Site||12.6||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Tulum Lighthouse||Lighthouse||12.7||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Jungle Place might be the right choice for you. 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.
When you're choosing where to book your stay, it's often smart to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a feel for the region. Readers can find plenty of additional places to learn about in the region, as this part of Mexico offers guests an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find out about all the surrounding area's hotel booking options by viewing the table below.
|Grand Oasis Riviera Maya||0.4||NE||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico|
|Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya||0.5||NE||1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Oasis Akumal||0.5||NE||1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Grand Bahia Principe Akumal||0.7||SSW||3.0 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico|
|Akumal Beach Resort||1.8||NNE||0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Hotel Akumal Caribe||2.1||NNE||0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Las Casitas Akumal||2.2||NE||0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Casa Luna||2.6||NE||0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico|
|2.7||NE||0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Casa Blanca Lodge||2.8||NNE||0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
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