What's Located Around Riu Palace Las Americas

The beaches in Mexico are undoubtedly the most-visited attractions in the region.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Playa Tortugas

Obviously, since Riu Palace Las Americas is positioned directly on Playa Tortugas, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. There are several thatched roof huts dotting the sands of the Playa Tortugas beach where vacationers can rent snorkeling and windsurfing equipment. The calm beaches waters found here make for ideal conditions. For travelers who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to see more details:

Beaches Near Riu Palace Las Americas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Caracol 0.5 SE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Chacmool 1.0 S 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Langosta 2.1 W 5.3 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Marlin 2.6 SSW 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Linda 2.7 W 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Las Perlas 3.4 WNW 3.9 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Ballenas 3.6 SSW 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun

Playa Caracol is the closest to this property. Playa Caracol is located in the heart of Cancun's hotel zone, which is one of the most popular spots in Cancun. The central location of Playa Caracol makes this beach a hot spot with those vacationers who want to be close to it all.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are interested in finding out more about the area's important features might want to know how many miles the adjacent city or town is from the property. Riu Palace Las Americas is found in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Cancun; it's to the south of Isla Mujeres.

The areas that are closest to Riu Palace Las Americas are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 4.8 NW
downtown Cancun, Mexico 5.5 W
Sac Bajo, Mexico 5.7 N
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 6.5 N
Isla Mujeres 6.6 N
Cancun, Mexico 7.3 W
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 8.4 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 18.1 SSW
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 21.7 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Riu Palace Las Americas serves as an excellent place to stay for active vacationers. There are an abundance of activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey, to name a few. The closest of the three is Cinepolis.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Riu Palace Las Americas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 4.8 W Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 5.2 W Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 5.2 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 5.2 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 2.1 SSW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 2.2 SSW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 2.1 SSW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 5.3 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 1.3 W 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 2.1 SSW 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 5.8 SSW 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 8.9 SSW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 0.6 E 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.7 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 6.1 NW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.1 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.1 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 5.1 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 5.8 N Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 5.7 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 6.7 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 6.9 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 7.5 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 8.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 8.3 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 8.3 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, 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

Getting info about nearby lodging possibilities is often an easy way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find plenty of other properties to look at nearby, as this section of Mexico offers vacationers a terrific selection of hotel and resort options. If you'd like to find details about the booking possibilities available nearby, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Riu Palace Las Americas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Fiesta Americana Villas Cancun 0.1 W 6.6 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Mayafair Design Hotel 0.1 SW 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Riu Cancun All Inclusive Hotel 0.1 SE 6.6 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Beachscape Kin-Ha Villas and Suites 0.3 SW 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Best Western Cancun Clipper Club 0.3 S 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Dreams Sands Cancun 0.3 WSW 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Hotel Villas Kin-ha 0.3 SW 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cancun 0.3 SW 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Cancun 0.4 SE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
NH Krystal Cancun 0.5 SE 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
 

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