What's Located Around Riu Caribe

Quite often, visitors have decided to take a trip to Mexico just to experience the amazing beaches that the area is famous for.

If you are a big beach fan, Riu Caribe has what you need. This property is set on the coast, so vacationers can spend every day under the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Riu Caribe was built directly on Playa Langosta, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime here. Playa Langosta beach is accessible to the public, and offers a number of services for beach patrons, including a center for watersports. The wealth of amenities make it easy for everyone to enjoy the sand, sun, and surf. For travelers who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Riu Caribe
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Linda 1.1 W 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Tortugas 1.3 ESE 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Las Perlas 1.9 NW 3.9 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 1.9 SE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 2.0 ESE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Marlin 2.8 S 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Ballenas 3.7 S 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun

The closest one is Playa Linda. While visiting Playa Linda, you'll never be at a loss for things to do. There are all kinds of activities at this beach including excellent swimming conditions and great spots for watersports.

Nearby Areas

Visitors seeking to learn a bit more about the area's important features might want to know how many miles the adjacent city or town is from the property. Riu Caribe is situated in the northern part of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is 5.7 miles to the east of Cancun.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Riu Caribe:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 3.5 NW
downtown Cancun, Mexico 3.9 W
Cancun, Mexico 5.7 W
Sac Bajo, Mexico 6.1 NE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 6.7 NNE
Isla Mujeres 6.8 NNE
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 8.2 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 17.8 SSW
Villa Morelos, Mexico 21.4 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Riu Caribe is a great place to stay for active vacationers. There are plenty of active pursuits to be found when starting at this accommodation. You will soon notice that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Of the three, the closest is Cinepolis.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Riu Caribe
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 3.2 W Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 3.6 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 3.6 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 3.6 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 2.3 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 2.4 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 2.3 SSE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 3.7 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 0.4 SE 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 2.4 SSE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 5.7 S 8.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Museo Arqueológico de Cancún Museum -- -- 7.1 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Atlantida at Parque Nizuc Dolphin Encounter Service 8.6 SSW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 2.2 E 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.8 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 5.1 NNW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.7 NE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.8 NE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 5.8 NE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 6.1 NE Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 6.2 NE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 6.7 NNE 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 6.9 NNE 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 7.4 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 7.7 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 8.0 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 8.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 8.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Cinepolis could be a good option. Screening all of the latest releases out of Hollywood, Cinepolis is the spot to go when you're in the mood to relax with a big tub of popcorn and enjoy a few hours of entertainment on the big screen.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding on a place to stay, it's often smart to learn about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers can find plenty of additional properties to think about in the vicinity, as this section of Mexico is home to a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. View the following table for a complete listing of the booking options that are available in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Riu Caribe
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Cancun Sunset Lagoon Hotel & Marina 0.1 SSE 5.8 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Villas Tacul Boutique Hotel 0.2 ESE 5.9 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Hotel Casa Maya 0.3 WNW 5.4 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Dos Playas Cancun 0.3 SE 6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Imperial Laguna Hotel 0.4 SE 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Resorts - The Royal Cancun 0.6 W 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Hotel Be Live Palm Beach 0.7 W 5.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Oasis Palm Beach 0.7 W 5.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Gran Caribe Real Resort and Suites 0.9 W 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Barcelo Costa Cancun 0.9 W 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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