Riviera Maya is located on its own peninsula on the Caribbean side of Mexico and is 75 miles long. The area is a short drive from Cancun or a ferry ride from Cozumel. The year-round climate average is 77 degrees F.
ACCOMMODATIONS- Riviera Maya offers a variety of hotel and resorts ranging from economy to luxury resorts.
CALLING RIVIERA MAYA- The international dialing code is 984.
COMMUNICATIONS- The area is easily accessible through worldwide direct-dial telephone systems as well as telex and Internet services.
CREDIT CARDS- All major credit cards and travelers' checks are widely accepted.
CURRENCY- The currency in Riviera Maya is the Mexican Peso. US currency, however, is accepted throughout Riviera Maya.
DRINKING WATER- Bottle water is recommended.
ELECTRICITY – As in North America, 110 Volts AC.
TIME – Eastern Standard Time
WHAT TO WEAR – The dress code is informal by day and casually elegant by night.