TULUM

Located 20 minutes south, we suggest you get there early before the tour buses arrive. There are small admission and parking fees.

COBA

One-hour drive south to Tulum, turn right at the sign. Here you will find the tallest temple pyramid on the Yucatan Peninsula. This is an enormous site in the jungle amidst 5 lakes. Take insect repellent, and of course, it will be cooler in the morning. Lunch is available at Villas Arqueológicas.

CHICHEN ITZA

A 3-hour drive north towards the Cancun Airport. Turn west onto the toll road to Coba. From there, head towards the most famous of the Mayan ruins.

PRIVATE PLAYGROUND

New in 2016, Las Casitas now have a private play area for young children behind the homes and near the tennis court. It is the only one in the area and will be fun for all who want a children's playground.

TENNIS

Just behind the casitas is the only tennis court in Akumal. It also has lights for playing at night. Tennis rackets and balls are available for casita guests

WEDDINGS

Las casitas can provide wedding planners to help make a memorable sunset wedding or Anniversary or Birthday Event. They will plan and execute all aspects of any event. Jusk ask for contacts

CENOTES

A cenote is a natural pit, or sinkhole, resulting from the collapse of limestone bedrock that exposes groundwater…usually fresh water…underneath. Especially associated with the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico, cenotes were sometimes used by the ancient Maya for sacrificial offerings. There are quite a few near Akumal.

SIAN KA’AN RESERVE

Located 40 km south on the Boca Paila road. This park consists of a protected 1.3 million-acre biosphere (mangrove swamp, forest, and savanna with lots of wildlife). See our reception to provide you with tour suggestions for this day-long trip.

BIKES FOR FREE

Bicycles Free for Guests...if available.  Please check at Reception.

GOLF

A beautiful and challenging 18 hole course is available only 5 minutes south at Bahia Principe.

YOGA

Various spas and massage therapists are available in the area, most within walking distance.  Please contact Reception for names and numbers.

JUNGLE WALKS

There is a wonderful cenote in the jungle behind Las Casitas. Check with our reception for directions or to hire someone to take you.

HORSEBACK RIDING

Horses may be rented at several locations, please enquire at Reception.

AKTUNCHEN CAVES

Located 4 km south of Las Casitas are thousands of stalactite and stalagmite formations.