Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula includes Quitana Roo and the Maya Riviera. Visitors come to stay in hotels in the Yucatan Peninsula to play in the sun. They leave their Yucatan Peninsula hotels for the beaches of Playa Langosta, Playa Tortugas and Playa Linda at Cancún. There is, however, another reason for saving by staying in Yucatan Peninsula cheap hotels to remain for more than a weekend. The Yucatan Peninsula is home to various ruins. These include the archeological site of Tulum. Here lie the remains of a pre-Columbian Mayan city. You can see more than 50 structures including the walls and the Temple of Paintings.
Yucatan Peninsula is about sun, water and sand. You can snorkel in the reef off the Playa de Chunzubul or dive in the La Barra de Kin nearby the Isla Mujeres. There is a wildlife sanctuary reef close by and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve near Chuzubul. In addition, you can watch the whale sharks when they arrive in the waters off Holbox Island. Check with Vayama.com for help in making reservations in Yucatan hotels.