Escape to the tropics with equal parts exploration and relaxation.
MORNING: Beach The beach of Banyan Tree Mayakoba will seduce you with a backdrop of sheer white sand and the shimmering aquamarine waters of the Caribbean Sea. The beach is located approximately 1.25 km from the main building, except for our wonderful Lagoon and Beachside Two-Bedroom Pool Villa and our Beachfront Three-Bedroom Pool Villa, which are only a few steps away. AFTERNOON: The Shack Beach Club Enjoy light snacks and fresh seafood for lunch or the freshest catch of the day and authentic Mexican specialties. The Shack offers a variety of outstanding tropical cocktails all day long for guests lounging poolside or on the beach. From your arrival on the beach or the pool, you will receive exceptional service from our team while you relax. Enjoy our amenities: Cold towels Bottles of water Lounge chairs EVENING: Banyan Tree's signature restaurant, Saffron, serves contemporary Thai cuisine prepared by Thai chefs brought to Mayakoba to share their creations with our guests. An intimate restaurant that caters perfectly to special occasions, Saffron is a one-of-a-kind experience.
MORNING & AFTERNOON: Mayakoba Camp Activities Enjoy a beautiful sunny day within the property taking advantage of all the activities we have to offer you: Archery Kayak Tour Tennis Paddel Nature Trail Jim McLean Golf School EVENING: Discover HAAB, a deep-in-the-jungle mystical experience featuring the four sacred elements of water, earth, wind and fire, where you can experience the superb culinary arts of the ancient Maya civilization.
MORNING: Rio Secreto Located only a few miles from the resort, this underground river is a living lesson on natural history dating back several millennia. Hike and swim through a 600-metre route studded with the beauty of organic stalactites and stalagmites, and stand agape before the all-encompassing hand of time at work. Xcaret One of the best attractions you can visit if you want to enjoy and discover Mexico's natural and cultural wealth. It offers countless activities such as night shows with more than 300 actors on stage, to sweep you on a musical journey through the history of Mexico from pre-hispanic times to the present day. For nature-lovers, Xcaret also features a coral reef aquarium, a butterfly pavilion, underground rivers, beaches and natural pools. AFTERNOON: 5th Avenue Playa del Carmen is at the heart of it all with restaurants, boutiques, coffee shops, handicrafts, art galleries, jewellery and all kinds of knick-knacks. Experience the life of bohemian freedom as you walk under the Caribbean sun or find your way to a fancy dinner along the 5th Avenue. The locale is diverse and vibrant enough to meet every preference. EVENING: In Villa Barbecue, experience magnificent evenings in the comfort of your private villa. Our chefs will set up delicious meals and satisfying poolside barbecues, featuring prime cuts of meat and the catch-of-the-day.