Attractions and Beaches Near Riu Caribe

1 | El Meco Mayan Ruins

Historical Site

This historical site is situated 5.1 miles (8.2 km) north-northwest of Riu Caribe, and is in the northeastern part of Cancun.

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8 | Parque De Las Palapas

Park

Make your way west-northwest for just three and a half miles (six kilometers) from Riu Caribe to reach this park, which is situated on Avs. Tulum, Yaxchilán, Uxmal, and Cobá, Sm 22, El Centro, Cancún, Quintana Roo, 77500.

9 | Iglesia de Cristo Rey

(998) 881-2745 | Historical Site

This historical site is on Margaritas, and is about 100 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Parque De Las Palapas.

10 | Kids Park Benito Juarez

Park

Situated in downtown Cancun, this park is just 0.5 miles (0.8 km) north of Iglesia de Cristo Rey.

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2 | Garrafon De Castilla

Dive Service

This dive service is located 5.7 miles (9.2 km) from Riu Caribe, on the island of Isla Mujeres.

3 | Garrafon Reef Park

(866) 393-5158 | Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve

Make your way about 120 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Garrafon De Castilla to get to this beachfront nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve, which is situated on the island of Isla Mujeres.

4 | Observation Tower

Observation Tower

5 | Playa Garrafon

Beach

From Riu Caribe, this beach will be found about 120 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) away. It's on the island of Isla Mujeres.

6 | Punta Sur Lighthouse

Lighthouse

Found on the island of Isla Mujeres, this lighthouse is a quarter mile (a half kilometer) from Playa Garrafon.

7 | Ekab Maya Ruin

Historical Site

Situated on the island of Isla Mujeres, on Isla Mujeres, this historical site is about 240 yards (a quarter kilometer) from Punta Sur Lighthouse.

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11 | Puerto Cancun Golf Course

52 (998) 898 3306 & 07 | Golf Course

Make your way 3.4 miles (5.5 km) northwest from Riu Caribe to find this golf course, which is located in the marina.

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12 | Caliente Sports Betting

Sports Betting Shop

13 | Planet Bowl

Bowling Center

This bowling center is less than a quarter mile (less than a quarter kilometer) from Caliente Sports Betting.

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14 | Sport City

Sporting Goods Store

15 | Casino Palace

(998) 884-8594 | Bingo Parlor

Found near the middle of downtown Cancun, this bingo parlor is located a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to the north of Sport City.

16 | Recorcholis Arcade

Gambling Arcade

When coming from Casino Palace, this gambling arcade is found a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) away.

17 | Dubai Palace Casino

Slot Machine Arcade

This slot machine arcade is located 0.5 miles (0.7 km) south of Recorcholis Arcade, and is on Plaza las Americas.

18 | Bull Ring

Sporting Event Venue

If you're coming from Dubai Palace Casino, this sporting event venue is within a mile to the north-northeast.

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19 | Tabla Vela Windsurfing And Sailboat Rental

Windsurfing Operator

This windsurfing operator is situated in the eastern part of Cancun, only 1.9 miles (3.0 km) northwest of Riu Caribe.

20 | Playa Las Perlas

Beach

Tabla Vela Windsurfing And Sailboat Rental is next door to this beach.

21 | Cancun Scuba Adventures Las Perlas

(998) 221-6289 | Dive Service

Interested guests can find this dive service on the same premises as Hotel Imperial Las Perlas Cancun, about 90 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Playa Las Perlas.

22 | Chac -Chi Marina

Marina

From Cancun Scuba Adventures Las Perlas, travel southeast for 0.4 miles (0.6 km) to locate this marina.

23 | San Marino

Marina

From Chac -Chi Marina, this marina is found within a mile to the south-southeast.

24 | Playa Linda

Beach

If you're coming from San Marino, head south for just 0.3 miles (0.4 km) to reach this beach.

25 | Scuba Adventures

Dive Service

This dive service is situated about 130 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Playa Linda, and is at Hotel Sotavento And Yacht Club.

26 | B.O.B.

Watersports Operator

From Scuba Adventures, go just about 350 yards (a quarter kilometer) to to get to this watersports operator.

27 | Torre Cancun Observation Tower

Sightseeing Service

Next to B.O.B. you will reach this sightseeing service, which is situated in the marina.

28 | Cancun Diving Adventures

(998) 202-4245 | Dive Service

This dive service is situated on the bay, and is less than a quarter mile (less than a quarter kilometer) from Torre Cancun Observation Tower.

29 | Scuba Cancun

(998) 849-7508 | Dive Service

Visitors can find this dive service on the bay, 0.4 miles (0.7 km) from Cancun Diving Adventures.

30 | Playa Langosta

Beach

Scuba Cancun is about 170 yards (a quarter kilometer) from this beach.

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35 | Pok-Ta-Pok

(998) 883-1230 | Golf Course

Found on the ocean, this golf course is one and an eighth miles (a kilometer and a half) southeast of Riu Caribe.

36 | Playa Tortugas

Beach

Visitors can find this beach in the northern part of the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a half mile (a half kilometer) to the east-northeast of Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok.

37 | Punta Del Este

(998) 168-8495 | Marina

This marina is on the bay, and is less than a mile from Playa Tortugas.

38 | Playa Chacmool

Beach

This beach can be found in the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, about 270 yards (a quarter kilometer) from Punta Del Este .

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31 | Mundo Marino/Water World

(998) 849-7257 | Dive Service

Vacationers will be able to find this dive service on the bay, a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from Riu Caribe.

32 | Club Lagoon Tours

Dive Service

If you're coming from Mundo Marino/Water World, this dive service is a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) away.

33 | Pepe's Tigres

Zoo

If you're coming from Club Lagoon Tours, go a quarter mile (a half kilometer) southeast to find this zoo.

34 | Playboy Club Cancun

Casino

This casino is situated a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) east-southeast of Pepe's Tigres, and is on the northern outskirts of the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone.

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39 | Nautilus Diving By Scuba Fred

(998) 880-3195 | Dive Service

Situated on the bay, this dive service is located a mile or two from Riu Caribe.

40 | Playa Caracol

Beach

From Nautilus Diving By Scuba Fred, travel east-southeast for a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to to get to this beach.

41 | Cancun Water Toys

Excursions and Sightseeing Service

Go a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to the northeast from Playa Caracol to find this excursions and sightseeing service. It's on the northern outskirts of the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone.

42 | Solo Buceo Dive Center

(998) 883-3979 | Dive Service

This dive service can be found on the ocean, and is about 40 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Cancun Water Toys.

43 | Delphinus Dolphin Swim

Dolphin Encounter Service

Make your way about 90 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Solo Buceo Dive Center to reach this dolphin encounter service, which is located on a lake.

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44 | Playcity Sports Betting

Sports Betting Shop

From Riu Caribe, this sports betting shop is three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the south.

45 | Yachts E

Marina

If you are coming from Playcity Sports Betting, this marina is found a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) away.

46 | 2.02 Bowling

Bowling Center

47 | Ocean Marina

Marina

Vacationers can find this marina a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from 2.02 Bowling.

48 | La Isla Canal Tour

Boating and Watercraft Provider

49 | Interactive Aquarium Cancun

(998) 883-0411 | Aquarium

Found in the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, this aquarium is located less than a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from La Isla Canal Tour.

50 | Dolphin Swim

Adventure Sports Provider

This adventure sports provider is less than a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from Interactive Aquarium Cancun, and is in the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone.

51 | Playa Marlin

Beach

When coming from Dolphin Swim, travel just 0.5 miles (0.9 km) south to to get to this beach.

52 | Joe's Jeep Adventures

Excursions and Sightseeing Service

When you're coming from Playa Marlin, travel north for 0.5 miles (0.8 km) to locate this excursions and sightseeing service.

53 | Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin

Historical Site

This historical site is located about 290 yards (a quarter kilometer) from Joe's Jeep Adventures, and is on the water.

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63 | Barracuda Marina

Marina

This marina is located 3.4 miles (5.5 km) south of Riu Caribe, and is on the bay.

64 | Blue Ray Marina

Marina

Go a quarter mile (a half kilometer) north-northeast from Barracuda Marina to get to this marina, which is located in the marina.

65 | Playa Ballenas

Beach

Make your way just a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) to the south from Blue Ray Marina to find this beach. It's toward the center of the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone.

66 | Manta Divers

(998) 849-4050 | Dive Service

Found on the bay, this dive service is 0.5 miles (0.8 km) from Playa Ballenas.

67 | Lagoon View Marina

Marina

This marina is about 110 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Manta Divers.

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68 | Ruinas del Rey

(998) 883-2080 | Historical Site

Interested visitors can find this historical site in the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, 5.7 miles (9.2 km) from Riu Caribe.

69 | Iberostar Cancun Golf Course

(998) 881-8000 | Golf Course

Found on the premises of Iberostar Cancun All Inclusive, this golf course is located 0.3 miles (0.4 km) from Ruinas del Rey.

70 | El Mirador Roadside Observation Deck

Sightseeing Service

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54 | Royal Marina (For Guests Of Royal Resorts)

Marina

Travel just 4.6 miles (7.5 km) south from Riu Caribe to get to this marina. The nearest neighborhood to Royal Marina (For Guests Of Royal Resorts) is Cancun Beach Hotel Zone.

55 | Aqua Fun Marina

Marina

This marina is about 100 yards (less than a quarter kilometer) from Royal Marina (For Guests Of Royal Resorts), and is in the marina.

56 | Playa Delfines

Beach

Found in the neighborhood of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, this beach is located 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from Aqua Fun Marina.

57 | Del Rey Marina

Marina

Situated on the bay, this marina is located less than a mile from Playa Delfines.

58 | Oasis Cancun Golf Club

(888) 774-0040 | Golf Course

Found within Oasis Cancun All-inclusive, this golf course is about 310 yards (a quarter kilometer) from Del Rey Marina.

59 | Aquaworld Marina

(998) 848-8300 | Marina

Situated on the bay, this marina is located less than a mile away from Oasis Cancun Golf Club.

60 | Subsee Explorer

Boating and Watercraft Provider

Visitors can find this boating and watercraft provider on the bay, next to (less than a quarter kilometer) Aquaworld Marina.

61 | Melia Cancun Golf Club

(998) 881-1100 | Golf Course

Interested guests can find this golf course on the premises of Gran Melia Cancun, about 250 yards (a quarter kilometer) from Subsee Explorer.

62 | Sunrise Marina

Marina

This marina is located 0.3 miles (0.5 km) north of Melia Cancun Golf Club, and is on the bay.

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The above map spotlights 70 local attractions you can find within six miles (nine and a half kilometers) of Riu Caribe. A good portion of them are situated in the vicinity of Cancun, which is right around the resort. To see a more detailed view of the area, or to find information about individual points, click different parts of the map. Numbers shown on the pins above match those found listed below.

Attractions Near Riu Caribe
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Hotel
1 Historical Site El Meco Mayan Ruins 5.1 mi. (8.2 km)
2 Dive Service Garrafon De Castilla 5.7 mi. (9.2 km)
3 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve Garrafon Reef Park 5.7 mi. (9.1 km)
4 Observation Tower Observation Tower 5.8 mi. (9.3 km)
5 Beach Playa Garrafon 5.7 mi. (9.2 km)
6 Lighthouse Punta Sur Lighthouse 5.8 mi. (9.3 km)
7 Historical Site Ekab Maya Ruin 5.8 mi. (9.3 km)
8 Park Parque De Las Palapas 3.6 mi. (5.8 km)
9 Historical Site Iglesia de Cristo Rey 3.6 mi. (5.8 km)
10 Park Kids Park Benito Juarez 3.7 mi. (6.0 km)
11 Golf Course Puerto Cancun Golf Course 3.4 mi. (5.5 km)
12 Sports Betting Shop Caliente Sports Betting 4.8 mi. (7.6 km)
13 Bowling Center Planet Bowl 4.7 mi. (7.6 km)
14 Sporting Goods Store Sport City 3.3 mi. (5.3 km)
15 Bingo Parlor Casino Palace 3.3 mi. (5.3 km)
16 Gambling Arcade Recorcholis Arcade 3.2 mi. (5.1 km)
17 Slot Machine Arcade Dubai Palace Casino 3.2 mi. (5.1 km)
18 Sporting Event Venue Bull Ring 3.0 mi. (4.9 km)
19 Windsurfing Operator Tabla Vela Windsurfing And Sailboat Rental 1.9 mi. (3.0 km)
20 Beach Playa Las Perlas 1.9 mi. (3.0 km)
21 Dive Service Cancun Scuba Adventures Las Perlas 1.8 mi. (3.0 km)
22 Marina Chac -Chi Marina 1.5 mi. (2.4 km)
23 Marina San Marino 1.2 mi. (2.0 km)
24 Beach Playa Linda 1.1 mi. (1.8 km)
25 Dive Service Scuba Adventures 1.1 mi. (1.7 km)
26 Watersports Operator B.O.B. 0.9 mi. (1.4 km)
27 Sightseeing Service Torre Cancun Observation Tower 0.9 mi. (1.4 km)
28 Dive Service Cancun Diving Adventures 0.9 mi. (1.4 km)
29 Dive Service Scuba Cancun 0.4 mi. (0.7 km)
30 Beach Playa Langosta 0.5 mi. (0.7 km)
31 Dive Service Mundo Marino/Water World 0.1 mi. (0.2 km)
32 Dive Service Club Lagoon Tours 0.1 mi. (0.1 km)
33 Zoo Pepe's Tigres 0.4 mi. (0.6 km)
34 Casino Playboy Club Cancun 0.6 mi. (1.0 km)
35 Golf Course Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok 1.1 mi. (1.8 km)
36 Beach Playa Tortugas 1.3 mi. (2.2 km)
37 Marina Punta Del Este 1.8 mi. (2.9 km)
38 Beach Playa Chacmool 1.9 mi. (3.1 km)
39 Dive Service Nautilus Diving By Scuba Fred 1.7 mi. (2.7 km)
40 Beach Playa Caracol 2.0 mi. (3.2 km)
41 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Cancun Water Toys 2.1 mi. (3.4 km)
42 Dive Service Solo Buceo Dive Center 2.1 mi. (3.4 km)
43 Dolphin Encounter Service Delphinus Dolphin Swim 2.2 mi. (3.5 km)
44 Sports Betting Shop Playcity Sports Betting 2.9 mi. (4.7 km)
45 Marina Yachts E 2.7 mi. (4.4 km)
46 Bowling Center 2.02 Bowling 2.8 mi. (4.5 km)
47 Marina Ocean Marina 2.7 mi. (4.3 km)
48 Boating and Watercraft Provider La Isla Canal Tour 2.3 mi. (3.7 km)
49 Aquarium Interactive Aquarium Cancun 2.4 mi. (3.9 km)
50 Adventure Sports Provider Dolphin Swim 2.3 mi. (3.7 km)
51 Beach Playa Marlin 2.8 mi. (4.5 km)
52 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Joe's Jeep Adventures 2.3 mi. (3.8 km)
53 Historical Site Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin 2.4 mi. (3.9 km)
54 Marina Royal Marina (For Guests Of Royal Resorts) 4.6 mi. (7.5 km)
55 Marina Aqua Fun Marina 4.7 mi. (7.6 km)
56 Beach Playa Delfines 5.1 mi. (8.2 km)
57 Marina Del Rey Marina 4.4 mi. (7.0 km)
58 Golf Course Oasis Cancun Golf Club 4.5 mi. (7.2 km)
59 Marina Aquaworld Marina 4.1 mi. (6.5 km)
60 Boating and Watercraft Provider Subsee Explorer 4.0 mi. (6.5 km)
61 Golf Course Melia Cancun Golf Club 4.1 mi. (6.6 km)
62 Marina Sunrise Marina 3.8 mi. (6.1 km)
63 Marina Barracuda Marina 3.4 mi. (5.5 km)
64 Marina Blue Ray Marina 3.2 mi. (5.1 km)
65 Beach Playa Ballenas 3.7 mi. (5.9 km)
66 Dive Service Manta Divers 3.2 mi. (5.1 km)
67 Marina Lagoon View Marina 3.1 mi. (5.0 km)
68 Historical Site Ruinas del Rey 5.7 mi. (9.2 km)
69 Golf Course Iberostar Cancun Golf Course 5.5 mi. (8.8 km)
70 Sightseeing Service El Mirador Roadside Observation Deck 5.6 mi. (9.0 km)
 

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