These are the most beautiful beaches in Quintana Roo, Mexico

Quintana Roo has many beautiful beaches that offer visitors an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. These beaches range from secluded coves to bustling resorts. Some of the most popular include Playa del Carmen, Xcalacoco, Tulum, Akumal, and Mahahual, but there are more.

These are the most beautiful beaches in Quintana Roo, Mexico
Summer vacations are approaching and it's time to enjoy the Mexican beaches. Photo by JT / Unsplash

Mexico is one of the favorite countries for foreigners due to its beaches, since it has an extension of more than 11 kilometers of coastline in its continental part, here both local and international tourists enjoy the best landscapes. The state of Quintana Roo has several beautiful beaches.

Do not hesitate to enjoy your summer vacations in one of the most popular destinations in Mexico, where you will find areas such as Cancun and Playa del Carmen, here there are also uncrowded places that are unique paradises.


Akumal is located in one of the beautiful areas of the Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, just 30 minutes from Tulum and an hour and a half from Cancun. This is a paradise and also little known because you can swim with turtles. Akumal Beach is the oldest tourist development in the Mexican Caribbean and since the fifties, it has attracted the attention of numerous explorers and divers; the beauty of its sites and the aquatic fauna are simply unparalleled.


Paamul is one of the whitest beaches in the Mexican Caribbean and is considered by tourists as the perfect destination to live in total peace and harmony with nature, among smooth sands, crystal clear waters, and marine reefs that create a perfect environment. It is a kind of bay located less than 10 minutes from Playa del Carmen, where the waves gently caress the shore, making it perfect for swimming and cooling off, as if it were a huge natural pool.

Playa Del Secreto

Throughout the Riviera Maya we find sandy beaches that provoke a flash of excitement, however, today we want to make you part of Playa Del Secreto, one of the most charming of these parts of Quintana Roo. It is considered the most virgin extension of the Mexican southeast and a true hideaway for those fleeing from the chaos of the city, the stress of confinement, and the exhausting daily work. Of course, it is the perfect vacation spot.

Puerto Morelos

One of the most popular attractions in Puerto Morelos is its Route of the cenotes, which takes you through those with easy access and tourist infrastructure because it has more than 60 of these enclosures, which for the ancient Mayas were sacred sites. In them, you can go diving, swimming, and zip-lining and its jungle surroundings can be toured on bicycles or ATVs.