What's Near Grand Mayan Riviera Maya

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Quite a few visitors decide to visit Mexico just for the spectacular beaches that the island is known for.

Luckily, this property is located on the water, so you won't have to go very far to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Grand Mayan Riviera Maya sits directly on Maroma Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime at this property. A quiet beach worlds away from the busy shores of Cancun, Maroma Beach is typified by 500 acres of white sand and rainforested lands.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who'd like some more information about what is close by might like to know how far away the adjacent town or city is from their location. Grand Mayan Riviera Maya is located 11.6 miles northeast of Playa del Carmen, a city in the Riviera Maya; it's seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the south west of Puerto Morelos.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Grand Mayan Riviera Maya :

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Villa Morelos, Mexico 7.0 NNE
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 7.5 NE
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 10.8 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 11.6 SW
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 12.3 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 15.3 S
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 17.8 S
San Miguel, Cozumel 18.7 S
Cozumel 21.4 S
Eastern Cozumel, Cozumel 22.7 S

Nearby Attractions

Crococun Zoo

Visitors who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while visiting Mexico will quickly learn that Grand Mayan Riviera Maya is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. You might be especially interested in the attractions located very close by the resort, for instance, Yax-Che Jardin Botanico and Old Market District. Both of these locales are great for visitors at Grand Mayan Riviera Maya , but the closest is Yax-Che Jardin Botanico.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Grand Mayan Riviera
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Yax-Che Jardin Botanico Botanical Garden 6.4 NE Puerto Morelos
Old Market District Historical Site 7.2 NNE Villa Morelos
Leaning Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.6 NE Puerto Morelos
Ocean Research Facility Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.8 NE 1.4 mi. North-Northeast of Puerto Morelos
Crococun Zoo Zoo 9.1 NNE 2.5 mi. North of Puerto Morelos
Selvatica Park 10.5 NW 12.8 mi. West of Puerto Morelos
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City Cave -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.3 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 12.4 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 13.0 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 13.1 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 13.7 SW 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Yax-Che Jardin Botanico could be a good option. Take a break from beaches and shopping to experience the native flora and vegetation of the island at the Yax-Che Botanical Garden.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby lodging options is sometimes a convenient means of getting a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find lots of other destinations to learn about nearby, as this section of Mexico offers vacationers a wide variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. View the following table for full details on the lodging options located close-by.

Accommodations near Grand Mayan Riviera
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Valentin Imperial Maya 0.3 NNE 7.2 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Iberostar Paraiso Del Mar 0.6 SW 8.0 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Iberostar Paraiso Beach 0.7 WSW 8.2 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso 0.9 SW 8.4 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Iberostar Paraiso Maya 0.9 SW 8.4 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
El Dorado Royale 1.7 NE 5.8 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa 1.9 SSW 9.3 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Catalonia Playa Maroma All Inclusive 2.2 SW 9.6 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun 2.2 SSW 9.7 mi. South West of Puerto Morelos, Mexico
El Dorado Maroma Gourmet All Inclusive 3.4 SSW 8.3 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
 

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