Río Secret

This secret river flows beneath the earth. Follow it underground and hike or swim through a 600-metre winding journey full of stalactites and stalagmites. Featuring the beautiful vestiges of millennial-old history, families will be hushed and awed by this intimate look at timeless beauty.



Boat Tour

Explore the intricate world of mangroves by water if families wish to uncover more about this unique ecosystem's secrets.



Nature Trail

Cycle off the beaten track and explore Mayakoban nature.



Reflections Pool Bar

Families will enjoy idling poolside with a continuous stream of light snacks, including salads, pizzas, fresh-grilled skewers and wraps, as well as a range of beverages. Parents can sip from expertly blended cocktails while lounging with the children.



Turtle Release

Let your children be a part of life's great circle and release baby turtles at Sands Beach Club. Your children will be responsible for ensuring the baby turtles reach the sea safely and swim off into freedom. Banyan Tree Mayakoba offers this lifechanging experience twice a year.



Cooking Class

Learn how to cook from the resort's celebrated chefs. Courses include An Introduction to Thai Spices, Mexican Cooking and Mexican Pastries. Explore the intricacies of Mexico and Thailand's diverse spices and learn how to draw out the richest flavours from each to add layers to well-loved recipes.




Located at Mayakoba Beach, Sands restaurant seduces guests with a backdrop of sheer white sand and turquoise Caribbean Sea. Families will enjoy light snacks and fresh seafood for lunch, or the day's finest sea haul with authentic Mexican recipes for dinner. The restaurant also offers a variety of exceptional tropical cocktails all day long. Enjoy a cocktail while relaxing poolside or reclining on the beach.



Jim Mclean Golf School

Whether you are a complete beginner or an avid golfer, the only site in Mexico of the #1 Golf School in America, is the perfect option for you. We have cutting-edge technology for swing and ball-fight analysis and the first Pure Performance Golf Lab in the country.




It is a guided class that lasts 45 minutes with a maximum of 4 participants. This activity takes place at the end of the driving range of the golf course El Camaleon. 



Tour starts at the dock of El Camaleon and runs through a section of the water canals ok Mayakoba. This is a guided tour that lasts approx 90 minutes, including instructions with a maximum of 10 persons.