Weekend Escape to Playa Del Carmen



Days: 4


A luxurious weekend escape to Playa del Carmen is the ideal way to explore the highlights of one of the world’s great vacation destinations.

Whether an extension to a vacation in Mexico or a stand-alone getaway, this four-day trip is perfectly tailored to uncover the very best of the Riviera Maya.

Enjoy archeological explorations including an off-hours tour of Tulum and a privately guided tour of Coba, before swimming in a cooling cenote and a delightful picnic.

Also, explore the region’s natural wonders with a tour of the underground caves at Rio Secreto and some free time to explore Playa del Carmen itself.


Tulum – Explore these world-famous beach-side ruins with a sunrise tour before the crowds arrive.

Coba – Enjoy a privately guided tour, climbing a giant pyramid for incredible views over the jungles of the Riviera Maya.

Rio Secreto – Head underground to explore the ancient caves and waterways of Rio Secreto, enjoying views of stalactites and stalagmites.

Playa del Carmen – Spend free time in Playa del Carmen, wandering the bustling Quinta Avenida.

Mahekal Beach Resort – Stay in Mahekal, a magical beach resort with palapa-style bungalows and a friendly, bohemian vibe.

Day 1: Arrival in Cancun

Arriving at Cancun International Airport, enjoy a private transfer to Mahekal Beach Resort, home for the next three days. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring Mahekal’s elite facilities, swimming in the pool, or relaxing on the white-sand beach.

Overnight: Mahekal Beach Resort


Day 2: Tulum, Coba, cenote swim, and picnic in Coqui Coqui Coba residence

Rise early for an unforgettable day, which starts by watching the sun rise at the Tulum archeological site. Then, with an expert guide taking the lead, explore this ancient Maya city and its temples, which overlook the Caribbean Sea.

After, head to Coba Archeological Site to explore the ancient Maya world even further. Take the chance to climb the towering Nohoch Mul Pyramid for stunning views over the ancient city and the lush jungle vegetation below.

Next, cool off with a swim in a freshwater cenote before heading to the boutique hotel, Coqui Coqui Coba, which is located in Coba itself.

Here, enjoy a special picnic lunch at the shore of a lagoon and taste modern Maya cuisine while relaxing in the middle of the jungle.

Overnight: Mahekal Beach Resort


Day 3: Rio Secreto shared excursion, afternoon at leisure in Playa Del Carmen

Journey underground to traverse the caves and waterways of Rio Secreto, a subterranean river with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites. An expert guide will lead the way, lighting the path, and providing insight into the natural wonder’s history and importance in the Yucatán and beyond. Swim through clear waters, navigating around ancient rock formations, and taking in the tranquility of the cave that has little sound and no incoming light.

After, enjoy the afternoon at leisure in Playa del Carmen. Stroll down the world-famous Quinta Avenida or enjoy dinner at one of many famed restaurants.

Overnight: Mahekal Beach Resort


Day 4: Departure day

Enjoy a private transfer from Mahekal to Cancun International Airport for departure flights home.


Our trips are fully customized, allowing us to build your itinerary for any time of the year.


Our custom-tailored journeys start from $1,800 USD per day for two travelers. Contact us today to discuss your travel desires and design a personalized proposal with exact pricing.

Please note, our pricing guideline is a starting from price and is not necessarily applicable to the suggested hotels contained within the suggested itineraries on this web site. Itineraries are customized prior to final pricing.