What's Located Around Banyan Tree Mayakoba

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Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Among the most anticipated places to visit in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the beloved beaches. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

All of the coastal areas in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean have different features that might or might not be just right for you. The two beaches that are closest to Banyan Tree Mayakoba are El Faro and Playa del Carmen.

One of the closest picks is El Faro. It's a short cab trip away. El Faro Beach is a part of a much larger stretch of sand along the coast in Playa del Carmen. With several hotel properties set right on the beach, you can always expect this spot to be busy.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are interested to know about what else is in the area may want to know how far the neighboring town or city is from their location. Banyan Tree Mayakoba can be found in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; it's four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Playa del Carmen.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Banyan Tree Mayakoba:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 4.0 SW
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 4.8 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.9 SE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 13.0 SSE
San Miguel, Cozumel 14.0 SSE
Villa Morelos, Mexico 14.5 NE
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 15.0 NE
Cozumel 17.4 SSE
La Gloria, Mexico 17.6 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 17.8 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Banyan Tree Mayakoba makes for a great locale for active vacationers. There are many fun activities to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Banyan Tree Mayakoba
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 4.8 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.8 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 5.5 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 5.6 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 6.2 SW 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City Cave -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen
Selvatica Park 13.1 N 12.8 mi. West of Puerto Morelos
Yax-Che Jardin Botanico Botanical Garden 13.9 NE Puerto Morelos
Old Market District Historical Site 14.7 NE Villa Morelos

If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, El Faro Lighthouse is an option worth considering. Located in Marina Vallartas is the 110-foot tall lighthouse called "El Faro," which translates to "the Lighthouse." This spot is popular amongst tourists because the trek to the top of the tower results in an opportunity to listen to live music and gab a few drinks in a circular lounge.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes a convenient means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. Readers can find no shortage of additional properties to learn about prior to making a decision, as this part of Mexico offers vacationers a wide variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find out what you need to know about the region's hotel booking options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Banyan Tree Mayakoba
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Fairmont Mayakoba 0.3 NE 4.3 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Velas Riviera Maya 0.7 SE 3.9 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Rosewood Mayakoba 0.7 N 4.8 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Riviera Princess 0.8 SSW 3.2 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Blue Diamond Riviera Maya 1.0 NNE 5.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Sunset Princess 1.0 S 3.2 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun 1.3 NE 5.3 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Petit Lafitte Hotel 1.3 S 3.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Ocean Maya 1.3 NNE 5.3 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Azul Fives By Karisma 1.3 S 2.8 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
 

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