Playa del Carmen is located on the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. also called the Riviera Maya. The nearest international airport is Cancun, which is 1 hour drive away from Playa del Carmen. Cancun is reached in an about 10 hour flight from different European airports.
Only 15 years ago Playa del Carmen a small fishing village. Over the last years it turned into a lovely professional holiday destination which still kept its original character.
The pleasant city with a central pedestrian promenade offers an excellent variety of Mexican and international restaurants to suit all tastes, shops for all sorts of handcrafted souvenirs, a great selection of cozy bars on the beach for the cool evening drinks and discos to dance with the beat of Caribbean rhythms.