Costa Maya, once a trading post for the Mayan Empire, is located in the Mexican Caribbean and is best known for its jungles, beaches, lagoons and Mayan ruins. Recent development and modern port facilities are making Costa Maya the perfect port of call. With so many activities, it will be hard to decide what to do first.Find Cruises Sailing to This Port
Experience the ancient Mayan City of Chacchoben. Largely unexplored until 1999, this Mayan site dates back to 360 A.D., when it played an important role in the distribution of such precious items as wood, jade and exotic birds.
Go snorkelling off the coast of Mexico and see parrot, butterfly and angelfish, and even an occasional glimpse of an eagle ray.
Costa Maya offers jewellery shops, beachwear and Mexican specialities such as silver and handicrafts. Great buys are also available on quality designer watches by Maurice Lacroix and Movado. In addition, the port area offers a plaza with shopping, a great saltwater swimming pool and entertainment. Our recommended shops offer this port's best selection.
Mexico's currency is the peso (MXN). The $ sign is used to refer to pesos, so don't be shocked at the price tags. Any prices in US dollars are listed as US$ or USD. Many hotels, restaurants and shops also accept major credit cards, which usually offer you a good exchange rate.
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