Activities in Costa Maya

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The newest major tourist destination in the Mexican Caribbean, Costa Maya has grown in popularity thanks to the cruise port that exists here.  When a ship is in town, it can be hectic with people looking to shop and head to the beach, but other days it is your typical seaside community where activities center on fishing, diving, and eco-tourism. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

 The terrain can change greatly in Costa Maya, and many people find the possibility of getting around with the freedom of bicycles to be thrilling. Equally as popular are ATV and golf cart rentals. 

If you are considering feeling the wind in your hair, there are two places that can help you. For a more comprehensive look at bike and scooter rentals, click this link.


Costa Maya Diving

While you will not find many colorful tropical reefs here, anyone looking for a dive focused on the pristine and rustic coast will be pleased with the sites jsut off of Costa Maya.

You'll find 3 dive operators and at least 20 interesting dive sites in the area. To navigate to our complete page about diving opportunities in this area, read this page.


Tequila Beach Tours Fishing Charters

The warm waters of Costa Maya are perfect for sport-fishermen hoping to try their luck against the large fish of the Caribbean. In addition, the coastal areas of Costa Maya are good for those wishing to stay ashore, partaking in flyfishing instead.

Thinking about reeling in a big one while on vacation? There are a couple of charter fishing companies operating in this area. Click this link to visit our extended discussion of this topic.


If there are some foks who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they might want to know that there are at least 4 retailers in this area. Click this link to check out our extended discussion of shopping in Costa Maya.


Tequila Beach Tours

If you like the idea of going snorkeling there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Costa Maya. Go to this extended discussion which is all about snorkeling if you want additional information.

Other Activities

Tequila Beach Tours Watersports

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Other Activities In Costa Maya
Name Type Phone Location
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service (866) 881-7400 ext. 11152 or 11153 1.6 mi. Northeast of Central Mahahual
Tequila Beach Tours Watersports Watersports Operator (983) 117-3519 Mahahual, Central Costa Maya

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