Shopping in La Gloria

If you're in the market for watersports equipment, you'll find plenty of opportunity to purchase them here.  Otherwise, shopping caters to locals and long term visitors through grocery stores, drug stores, and very simple clothing stores. 

Specialty Shops

One of the more interesting specialty retailers in this area is Reef Marina Diving. They're found 11.4 mi. Northeast of central La Gloria. This center became a PADI Dive Center and Resort in 2009 and has continued to grow ever since, offering daily training courses and several open water dives. They can also assist you in participating in other watersports including kayaking, sailing, and zipping around on waverunners. If you'd like to call ahead, do so at (984) 873-4120.

A second option is Studio Blue Carmen, which is located one and a quarter miles (a kilometer and a half) to the northeast of Reef Marina Diving. Free to new divers is the introductory Discover Scuba Diving Resort Course in the on-site pool. From there, you can advance your knowledge and training with a number of free PADI Certification Courses all the way through Master Diver.

Pro Dive Center at Catalonia Riviera Maya: Open 365 days a year from 8 am -5 pm. If you want to call in advance, you can do so at (984) 745-0763.

Take some time to look through the table just below for more information about your options.

Specialty Shops Around La Gloria
Name Type Phone Location
Mexican Handcrafts Art Gallery (984) 873-0194 12.6 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Mexicarte Akumal Art Gallery (984) 875-9115 9.7 mi. South West of Central La Gloria
Pro Dive Center at Catalonia Riviera Maya Dive Shop (984) 745-0763 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central La Gloria
Pro Dive Center at Catalonia Royal Tulum Beach & Spa Resort Dive Shop (984) 745-0763 3.6 mi. East-Northeast of Central La Gloria
Pro Dive Center at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort Dive Shop (984) 745-0763 1.1 mi. Southeast of Central La Gloria
Pro Dive Center at Occidental Allegro Playacar Dive Shop (984) 745-0763 11.5 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Pro Dive Center at Occidental Grand Xcaret Dive Shop (984) 745-0763 8.9 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Pro Dive Center at Occidental Royal Dive Shop (984) 745-0763 11.4 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Reef Marina Diving Dive Shop (984) 873-4120 11.4 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Sol Jaguar Art Gallery (984) 873-0206 12.8 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Studio Blue Carmen Dive Shop -- 12.6 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria

Food and Grocery

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Food and Grocery Stores Near La Gloria
Name Location
Chedraui Grocery And Department Store 12.3 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Oxxo 11.9 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Public Market 12.8 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Sam's Club 11.6 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Super Chomak 9.7 mi. South West of Central La Gloria
Super Deli & Drug Playa del Carmen 12.6 mi. Northeast of Central La Gloria
Super Express Mar Caribe 9.7 mi. South West of Central La Gloria
 

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