Activities in Costa Maya

Photo credit: © Elaine CC BY

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 intrigued by the idea of feeling the wind on your face as you move along, there are a couple of rental agencies that can help you. For a more comprehensive look at this topic, go to this guide, which discusses bike and scooter rentals.


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.

There are 3 dive operators and at least 20 good dive sites in the area. If you need to get more information about diving opportunities in this area, can do so here.


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 operators located in this area. Click here to visit our article about this topic.


If there are some people who love to shop vacationing with you, they might enjoy exploring some of the area's 4 retail stores. Click here to visit our page concerning shopping in Costa Maya.


Tequila Beach Tours

If you like to go snokeling there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Costa Maya. To visit our detailed page about local snorkeling opportunities, go to this page.

Other Activities

Tequila Beach Tours Watersports

Glance through this table to learn about other activities.

Other Activities In Costa Maya
Name Type Phone Location
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service (866) 393-5158 1.6 mi. Northeast of Central Mahahual
Tequila Beach Tours Watersports Watersports Operator (983) 117-3519 Mahahual, Central Costa Maya

Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.