When travelling to any Mexican Caribbean destination, you’re always going to have so many different options for excursions. Especially if you’re staying at a resort. Here are 5 popular private tours in Playa del Carmen to consider on your next tropical adventure.
Paddle Board Experience
You and 4 friends can book a private 2 hour tour and/or lesson with a well seasoned surfer and paddle boarder, Gustavo. This gentleman is a certified lifeguard with the red cross and has spent the last 9 years teaching and competing in surfing and paddle boarding over in Spain. He is now back in Playa del Carmen and is excited to see your smiling faces no matter your experience level.
*Early morning sessions are recommended to beat the heat and the wind!
*Group discounts available
Airbnb rating: 4.9
Starting rates: $27 USD
Duration: approximately 2 hours
Location: Right off the beach at the Grand Hyatt hotel
Walking City & Food Tour
Grab your walking shoes, stretchy shorts and get ready for 3 hours of epic tasting & touring around the heart of Playa del Carmen. If you’re looking for an adventure that gives you an authentic Mexican food experience but off the typical beaten path of the high tourism areas, this tour might be for you!
Eat with the locals and one of four experienced guides. They have vegan friendly tours available every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
*Group rates available
Airbnb rating: 4.9
Starting rates: $35 USD
Duration: approximately 3 hours
Romantic Sunset Walk & Snack On The Beach
Enjoy a breathtaking sunset beach walk followed by a bevy and snack at one of Playa del Carmen’s most unspoiled beaches. Starting with a tour from your host who has lived in the area for 17 years and then finish with a romantic picnic with you and your loved one. With your choice of basic services or upgraded services for example: a three course dinner, wine, mini photo shoot, live music etc. This host loves to help make the evening special for any occasion so let them know upon booking what you would like and if this is for a special occasion like a birthday or proposal!
*List of personalized services available
Airbnb rating: 4.8
Starting rates: $47 USD
Duration: Starting at 2 hours
5 Cenotes Jungle Experience
Take a ride 20 minutes outside Playa del Carmen, towards Tulum to find your group in an incredibly beautiful area surrounded by nature and 5 magical cenotes! You will get the opportunity to swim in 4 out of the 5, noticing how each of them are very unique from each other. With over 170 5-star reviews on Airbnb, Fabio’s private tour is defiantly one to consider if you’re looking for an adventure away from the crowds.
*Price includes transportation and a snack.
*Mask & Snorkel available for rent for an additional charge
*Speaks English, Spanish and Italian
Airbnb rating: 5.0
Starting rates: $117 USD
Duration: approximately 4 hours
Sunrise Yoga On The Beach
Bring your mat, towel, some agua and get ready to start the day stretching out in peace on the reef coco beach. Class starts 10 minutes before sunrise at 6:10 am so you can be lead into a beautiful sunrise meditation followed by 60 minutes of yoga. Your instructor is a certified yoga instructor who also specializes in accessible yoga (yoga for the physically disabled)
Airbnb rating: 4.9
Starting rates: $10 USD
Duration: approximately 90 minutes
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