Playa del Carmen Free Walking Tour
Playa del Carmen free walking tour is a popular tour to visit the coastal town of Playa del Carmen located on the Caribbean Sea in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. Known for its white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and its vibrant nightlife, Playa del Carmen offers a wide range of activities and attractions for visitors. The town is home to many luxury resorts, world-class restaurants, and shopping centers. Tourist can also explore the local Mayan ruins, such as the Tulum Ruins or take a day trip to the nearby island of Cozumel. Playa del Carmen is also a popular destination for water sports like snorkeling, scuba diving and parasailing.
♦ Meeting point: Plaza de los Fundadores
♦ Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
♦ Duration: 2 hours
♦ Language: English
♦ Availability: Everyday
♦ Price: Tip only basis
♦ Note: Booking this tour is mandatory
Free Walking Tour Playa del Carmen – Itinerary
Free walking tour Playa del Carmen begins at the main square, Plaza de los Fundadores, which is surrounded by bars, restaurants, and shops. This is a great spot to get a sense of the local culture and to take in the sights and sounds of the bustling city.
From there, we will head to the beach, where visitors can take a stroll along the white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. This is a great opportunity to take in the beauty of the region and to get a feel for the laid-back atmosphere of Playa del Carmen.
Next, we will make our way to the Playa del Carmen’s famous 5th Avenue, a pedestrian-only street lined with shops, restaurants, and bars. Visitors can find a wide variety of local products such as handcrafted souvenirs, traditional clothing, and traditional Mexican candy. This is a great place to get a sense of the local culture, and to find some unique gifts to take home.
After that, we will take a walk to the Xaman Ha Aviary where visitors can learn about the local wildlife and see different species of tropical birds. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the region’s biodiversity and get up close with some of the local wildlife.
We will finish our tour at the Guadalupe Church, a beautiful colonial-style church that is one of the most important religious sites in Playa del Carmen. Visitors can take a tour of the church, admire its architecture and learn about the history of the church and its significance to the local community.