×
Notice
This website or its third-party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy.
If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.
By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies.
To accept | Read more
HeaderMain-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0020022
HeaderContext-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
HeaderBreadcrumb-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010013
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010008

Akumal Travel Guide  

HeaderPageTitle-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010004
DestionationGallery-GetPartialView = 0,0040039
GuidePdfAppDownloadRow-GetPartialView = 0,0030025
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010013

Akumal, a small resort town, is situated in the state of Quintana Roo, in Mexico. Located between the towns of Playa del Carmen and Tulum, Akumal lies to the south of Cancun. With a population of around 1,190 inhabitants, the beachfront resort town is a popular tourist location.
The town has an ideal tropical climate, characterised by hot and humid temperatures. The monsoon season extends from June to August. March and April are the driest months and the hurricane season lasts from June to October.
Officially found in 1958 by Pablo Bush Romero, the town developed as a scuba divers community. Situated amidst the Riviera Maya, Akumal was the first resort on the Riviera. Tourism is the most important money-earning sector in Akumal. Fishing is also widely practiced throughout the area.

Time zone:
UTC+-6
CommonInfoPlaceIntro-GetPartialView = 0,0030026

Overall rating

5
Very good
3
Good
1
Average

Who was there

Couples
2

Indicators

Attractions
Accommodation
Things to do
shopping
Eating & drinking
Welcome
Accessibility
Services for tourists
Entertainment
Safety
Asequibilidad
Transportation
IntroInfographicGenericContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0880849
CommonPluginEuropeAssistence-GetPartialView = 0,0010009

Reviews Akumal

Do you know Akumal? Tell us you opinion!

Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Move the pointer on the adjective that best represents this destination
General:
Horrible
Wonderful
Diana Simon
Level 9     1 Trophy   
Overall rating 9
Overall Guide : Akumal is laid back and more private than other areas on the Caribbean coast. Great scuba diving, snorkeling and fishing on a tropical fish filled reef. Location is great base for exploring Mayan ruins, beautiful beaches and jungle adventures. Car... more is recommended, but bikes and golf carts are alternative transportation. Villas and a number of low-rise condos are available to rent. A handful of good restaurants are within walking distance. Two of the best thatched-roof beach bars are the meetup destinations. Nightlife is sparse, but only 30 minutes drive to Puerto Avanturas, Playa del Carmen or Tulum for wilder entertainment.
Not to be missed swim with turtles , dive or snorkel cenotes , summer bill fishing
Ricardo Sanchez
Level 9     1 Trophy    Viaggia: Couple, Friends, Family
Overall rating 10
Overall Guide : Akumal is the best place I've ever visited. I plan on going again soon!And it has a lot of national sites.I recommend going there every break with your family or friends. I also got to swim with turtles, and dive... more and snorkel. My summer was unforgetable!
Not to be missed Resorts , Restaurants , swim with turtles
IntroReviewListContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0650623

Destinations near Akumal

DestinationListNear-GetPartialView = 0,0060065
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0,0070059
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010013

Search for offers in Akumal

HotelSearch-GetPartialView = 0,0530508
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010013





FreeContentHtml-GetPartialView = 0,0020017

Type of holidays

Sun & beach
Art & Culture
Romance
Adventure
Family fun
Green & wild
Food and Wine
Shopping
DestinationListExperience-GetPartialView = 0,0020017
AttractionListBest_1xN-GetPartialView = 0,0040039
JoinUs-GetPartialView = 0,0020021
WeatherInfoForecastSmall-GetPartialView = 0,0130124
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
Footer-GetPartialView = 0,0020026
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010004