Hotels in Playa del Carmen
Water Sport Riviera Maya
When its water sports you
want thereís no place like Playa del Carmen!
Its underwater seascape, crystal clear warm water and plethora of marine flora
and fauna have turned it into a Mecca for lovers of the sun and sea. Water
sports are king in a tourist destination surrounded by the fantastic Caribbean.
However, hereís one time when fame falls short of the true thrill of
experiencing Playa del Carmen in living color: discovering our underwater
universe is a once in lifetime experience, and combined with the incredible
colors of the Caribbean Sea, itís absolutely unforgettable!
The option for water sports are endless, from placidly pedaling the day away on
a paddleboat; sailing the calm seas or kayaking from point to point to sports
for the more adventurous on the open ocean side of the island: windsurfing,
boogie-boards, jet-skis, wave runners and surf kites.
With a visor, breathing tube and a pair of fins, this underwater wonderland is
The second largest barrier reef system in the world begins south of Cancun, and
many species of marine flora and fauna have found a refuge in the coral forest
just a few yards off shore.
Itís an incredible feeling swim amongst a bank of fluorescent fish and see all
sort of sponges, crustaceans and octopi, and watch as even sea turtles and manta
rays placidly pass you by.
Local marinas offer some sensational excursions for both professional and
amateur divers and can certify you for all levels of expertise trough
international agency-approved courses
Diving Playa Del
Carmen. Beginners can learn the basics in 2 hours
or go for they 4 day resort diving certification.
And, letís no forget the world-class sport and deep-sea fishing available in
this Mecca of Water sports!
The Caribbean is teaming with fish like Bonito, Porgy, Sea bass, Coronado and
Barracuda almost all year round.
Every spring, the region hosts many international fishing tournaments where
Sailfish, Swordfish and blue and white Marlin are the Prizes.
Local Marina has joined the efforts to preserve endangered species by
encouraging fishermen to return them to the sea.
A visit to the Caribbean is one of lifeís pleasures for lovers of sea, sun,
water sports and Nature. The unforgettable experiences awaiting you here will
make you come back year after year.