The handsome beaches in Mexico are touted by locals as the most-visited attractions that the island has to offer.
If you are a big beach fan, Grand Bahia Principe Tulum is the right spot for you. This property is situated along the water, so vacationers can spend all of their time in the sun if that will make them happy.
Obviously, since Grand Bahia Principe Tulum sits directly on Playa Chacal, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions 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 the one that's nearest to this property. 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.
Guests who are interested in finding out more about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their location. Grand Bahia Principe Tulum is situated near the middle of Akumal.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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|
Travelers seeking thrilling outdoor activities while vacationing in Mexico will quickly learn that Grand Bahia Principe Tulum makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Jungle Place, , and Aktun Chen Cave System. The nearest attraction of the three is Jungle Place.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those 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 searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Jungle Place might be worth a visit. 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 deciding where to stay, it's often helpful to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the region. You will be able to find plenty of additional places to learn about before reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico has a terrific range of resorts and hotels to pick from. The following table lists the booking options available in the vicinity.
|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|
|Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya||2.1||NNE||0.2 mi. South 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|
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