The handsome beaches in Mexico are undoubtedly some of the most-loved attractions that the region has to offer.
Many guests are excited to learn that Gala Beach Resort Playacar is directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to travel far to enjoy the pleasant coast. The beach on-site is a busy site, which is great for tourists who prefer to be in the middle of a crowd.
Of course, since Gala Beach Resort Playacar was built directly on Playa del Carmen, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying at this property. Set in a resort town of the same name, Playa del Carmen is one of the most popular beaches in the Maya Riviera. Just south of Cancun, the beach is not only known for its gorgeous tropical scenery, but the wealth of activities than guests can partake in, such as snorkeling and other water sports, fishing, beach volleyball, sunbathing, and more.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Gala Beach Resort Playacar is situated along the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Gala Beach Resort Playacar:
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||2.2||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||10.8||SW|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||10.9||SW|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||11.2||SE|
|San Miguel, Cozumel||12.0||SE|
|Northern Cozumel, Cozumel||12.1||ESE|
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||14.0||SW|
Visitors who want to be in the middle of the action during their stay in Mexico will quickly learn that Gala Beach Resort Playacar is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including El Faro Lighthouse, and . Of the three, the closest is .,
These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.
|Park||2.2||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|El Faro Lighthouse||Lighthouse||2.2||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||1.5||NE||1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Xaman-Ha Aviary||Zoo||1.4||NE||1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||1.0||N||2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Cave||--||--||3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||11.1||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||11.2||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||12.5||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||12.6||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||12.6||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||14.0||SW||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, 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.
When you're choosing a location to stay in, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a better feel for the region. You can find lots of additional properties to learn about before reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico houses a wide range of hotel and resort options. To find additional details about the hotel booking options available in the area, view the table below.
|Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa||0.0||W||3.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Iberostar Tucan||0.1||NE||2.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Iberostar Quetzal||0.2||N||2.8 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Yucatan||0.3||NNE||2.7 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Palace Mexico||0.4||NNE||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|ClubHotel Riu Tequila||0.4||N||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Playacar||0.5||NNE||2.5 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental||0.6||NE||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Occidental Allegro Playacar||0.7||NE||2.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Riu Lupita All Inclusive||0.7||N||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
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