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 like the idea of feeling the wind in your hair, there is a place that can help. To reach our detailed page about renting a bike or scooter, click here.


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 a couple of dive services and at least 20 different dive sites to choose from. To learn more about diving in this area check out 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.

Like fishing? There are two charter fishing companies operating in this area. To navigate to our detailed guide to deep sea fishing, check out this page.


If you have some folks who enjoy window shopping in your group, they can have some fun exploring a few of the area's 4 retail shops. Click here to see our article about shopping in Costa Maya.


Tequila Beach Tours

If exploring a watery world sounds fun there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Costa Maya. Navigate here to read our guide to local snorkeling opportunities.

Other Activities

Tequila Beach Tours Watersports

The following table provides you with information about other activities.

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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