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 thinking about exploring a new environment with the wind in your face, you will find two businesses that can help. For a more thorough discussion of bike and scooter rentals, see this page.


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 different dive sites to choose from. Readers can get more information about diving opportunities in this area, can do so on 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.

Hoping to spend some time with a rod in your hand? There are a pair of charter fishing companies operating in this area. You can read this page concerning fishing in the area if you need more information.


If you're vacationing with some shopping aficionados they might enjoy exploring some of the 4 retail stores in the area. To visit our complete guide to shopping in Costa Maya, click here.


Tequila Beach Tours

If you love to snorkel you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance during your vacation in Costa Maya. Take advantage of this page regarding snorkeling if you're interested in learning better facts.

Other Activities

Tequila Beach Tours Watersports

Details concerning some other activities can be seen in the table below.

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

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