Costa Maya Cruises

Tulum, Mexico, Chichén Itzá, Xplor Park
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Puerto Costa Maya, where the Caribbean and Antilles MSC cruise ships dock, is out of sight north of Mahahual, but its influence is felt on cruise-ship days, when the village springs to life with souvenir stands and jet-ski rentals along the slick seafront promenade, an extremely miniature version of Playa del Carmen.

The two towns in the area, Mahahual and the smaller Xcalak, were hit hard by Hurricane Dean in 2007. Mahahual was rebuilt, but Xcalak is still quite battered. On an MSC Caribbean and Antilles cruise you will typically stay around Mahahual, while divers and anglers head south to Xcalak. If you stop for only one ancient site in the Río Bec area, Kohunlich is your best excursion choice.
The ruins, seldom visited by anyone other than enormous butterflies and wild parrots, are beautifully situated, peering out above the treetops. The buildings date from the late pre-Classic to the Classic periods (100–900 AD) and the majority are in the Río Bec architectural style. Foliage has reclaimed most of them, except for the Templo de los Mascarones, which is named after the five

Cruises from / to Costa Maya in 2024

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KOHUNLICH MAYAN RUINS
  • Category: CULTURE AND HISTORY
  • Duration: 6.5 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY28
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JAGUAR TRUCK: MAYAN ADVENTURE EXPEDITION
  • Category: ACTIVE & ADVENTURE
  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY29
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SALSA COOKING, DANCING & BEACH BREAK
  • Category: CULTURE AND HISTORY
  • Duration: 3 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY30
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DOLPHIN ENCOUNTER
  • Category: NATURAL WONDERS
  • Duration: 1.5 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY31
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DOLPHIN SWIM ADVENTURE
  • Category: NATURAL WONDERS
  • Duration: 1.5 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY32
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CHACCHOBEN: Exclusive Mayan Ruins Tour
  • Category: CULTURE AND HISTORY
  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY39
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MAYAN REALITY & BEACH BREAK
  • Category: SOMETHING SPECIAL
  • Duration: 6 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY44
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RIVER TUBING AT BACALAR LAGOON
  • Category: MSC PROTECTOURS
  • Duration: 6 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY48
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CHACCHOBEN MAYAN RUINS
  • Category: CULTURE AND HISTORY
  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY06
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OFF-ROAD JEEP & BEACH TOUR
  • Category: ACTIVE & ADVENTURE
  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY24
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GLASS-BOTTOMED BOAT & SNORKEL TOUR
  • Category: ACTIVE & ADVENTURE
  • Duration: 2.5 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY26
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BACALAR FORT & 7 COLOURS’ LAGOON
  • Category: SOMETHING SPECIAL
  • Duration: 6 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY41
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PROTECTOURS: TRADITIONS AT ALDEA MAHAHAUA
  • Category: MSC PROTECTOURS
  • Duration: 3 hour(s)
  • Code: CMY49
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