Is mahahual the next Tulum?

If you are anything like me you’ll realize Tulum is getting way over crowded and you need to start driving further south and come here. First of all the hotels are literally 1/4 of the price of Tulum. The food is great and getting better all the time.

What is the population of Mahahual Mexico?

Tiny Mahahual (also spelled Majahual) has something of a split personality. With a population of only 600, it’s a quiet beachfront outpost with clear, calm waters, good snorkeling and diving, and not a whole lot to do. That’s just the way its Mexican and expat U.S. and Canadian residents like it.

Can you walk from resort to resort in Cancun?

They ARE legally allowed to stop you. Once you leave the beach you are on private property. It is most difficult to walk through all-inclusive hotels because security will look for your wrist bracelet. Walking through non all-inclusives is easier.

Can you eat at other resorts in Cancun?

Re: Are you allowed to visit other resorts? Non-AI resort – you should be able to walk in, eat/drink, look around… You probably can’t use all of the amenities. AI resort – you will need a pass – if they even offer them.

Why is Tulum so popular now?

Tulum has very rapidly gone from a sleepy fishing town to a popular vacation destination. A big part of that popularity comes from the stunning natural beauty found all along the coastline, where azure blue Caribbean seas gently lap up amazing white sand beaches.

Why does everyone go to Tulum?

Tulum does appeal to younger people who are backpacking or wealthy youth looking for a destination. Tulum also attracts middle aged travelers who want style and eco chic places to go to.

Does mahahual have an airport?

The closest airport to Mahahual is Chetumal International Airport (code: CTM). It is located in Chetumal, Mexico, not far from the border with Belize. You can fly into Cancun Airport, then book a MAYAir Flight to Chetumal.

How do I get from Cancun to Mahahual?

How to get to Mahahual from Cancun airport

  1. From Cancun airport it is a 4,5 hours drive.
  2. Follow highway 307.
  3. Drive through Playa del Carmen, Tulum and Felipe Carillo Puerto.
  4. After Limones, turn to the left at the T-junction direction Mahahual.
  5. After 60 km turn to the right and continue 5 km more on the coastal road.

What is the drinking age in Cancun?

Legal drinking age in Mexico is 18. We might ask for an I.D. at any time. Under-age drinking and providing alcohol to minors is punished by law. Introducing alcohol to the premises or taking it out of the premises is not allowed.

What does a la carte mean at all-inclusive?

It means you order the dishes you want from the menu, rather than get them yourself buffet style, and it is still all-inclusive. You can order as many things as you’d like, and this was particularly helpful when sampling the dessert menu or if there were some nights you wanted to sample more than one dish.

Is the Grand Moon Palace adults-only?

The Grand at Moon Palace Cancun has nine outdoor pools, which includes the Unique Day Club, shown here. It’s an adults-only pool area with a live DJ and cocktail, hookah and appetizer service.