Recent Searches
Clear

Top Playa del Carmen On the Water

Saved to wishlist!
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Playa del Carmen. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Select Dates
Dates
Snorkeling
Day Trips
Half-day Tours
Cruises & Sailing
Day Cruises
Water Equipment Rentals
ATV Tours
Nature and Wildlife
Catamaran Cruises
Sailing
Jet Boating
Full-day Tours
Whale Watching
Motor Sports
Private and Luxury
Private Sightseeing Tours
Swimming
Scuba Diving
Walking Tours
4WD Tours
Photo Shoots
Sort by: Featured

Outdoor Combo Tour: ATV with Waverunner or Speedboat from Cancun

Outdoor Combo Tour: ATV with Waverunner or Speedboat from Cancun

star-4
51
Explore the tropical forest and Caribbean coast of the Yucatan Peninsula on an adventure tour: ride an ATV through the jungle then head to Maroma Beach, where you can skim across the water in a wave runner or speed boat. This 3-hour tour includes snacks and non-alcoholic drinks, as well as pickup and drop-off at hotels in Cancun, Playa del Carmen, and the Riviera Maya.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.00
From
$89.00
Taking safety measures

Riviera Maya Luxury Catamaran and Snorkeling, Lunch & Drinks Included
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Riviera Maya Luxury Catamaran and Snorkeling, Lunch & Drinks Included

star-4.5
240
Set off into the warm Caribbean Sea on this half-day catamaran sailing adventure from Playa del Carmen. Your luxurious boat cruises along the Riviera Maya coastline, stopping at the Inah Reef — one of the best locations in the region for snorkeling. Try stand-up paddleboarding while you’re out there too. After your water activities, enjoy a gourmet lunch and an open bar, as well as attentive service from your crew. Hotel transport included.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$119.00
From
$119.00
Taking safety measures

Small-Group Eco Friendly: Whale Sharks tour in Cancun & Riviera Maya

Small-Group Eco Friendly: Whale Sharks tour in Cancun & Riviera Maya

star-4.5
439
Snorkel with Mexican whale sharks on a full-day group snorkeling tour off the Yucatan Coast from Playa del Carmen. Under the direction of an expert guide, swim with the world’s largest fish while looking out for dolphins, manta rays, and turtles. Immerse yourself in the marine magnificence of Mexico’s waters on this spectacular small-group adventure.
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$144.00
From
$144.00
Taking safety measures

Snorkeling in the stunning Playa del Carmen reef

Snorkeling in the stunning Playa del Carmen reef

star-4.5
17
You don't need any diving experience to enjoy the beautiful coral reefs and marine life of Playa Del Carmen. On this half-day snorkeling adventure, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a boat ride, and get tips from your multilingual guide as you cruise to the reef. Take a dip in Caribbean Sea's blue waters, and see the colorful aquatic ecosystem up-close.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$41.03
From
$41.03

Discover Scuba Diving Course in Playa del Carmen with Two Coral Reef Dives

Discover Scuba Diving Course in Playa del Carmen with Two Coral Reef Dives

star-4.5
7
Try scuba diving in Playa del Carmen with a full-day Discover Scuba Diving course that lets you experience scuba without a certification. You'll learn the basics of dive theory and technique, try out your skills in a pool, then dive at two different locations on Playa del Carmen's gorgeous coral reef system. This PADI-designed Discover Scuba Diving course includes all necessary equipment for a hassle-free introduction to the world of scuba.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$152.57
From
$152.57
Taking safety measures

Open Water Diver course PADI in Playa del Carmen

Open Water Diver course PADI in Playa del Carmen

star-5
22
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, consider this comprehensive PADI certification course in Playa del Carmen. The three-day program includes classroom training, two pool dives, two cenote dives, and two open water dives in the Caribbean Sea. Trainings take place in the mornings, leaving plenty of time to explore more of the area in the afternoon and evenings. After completing the course, you are qualified to dive anywhere in the world up to 60 feet. Hotel pickup and drop-off every day is included. 
More
  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$420.00
Price varies by group size
From
$420.00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Best ATV Tour, Ziplines and Cenote Swim with Lunch and Transport Included
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Best ATV Tour, Ziplines and Cenote Swim with Lunch and Transport Included

star-4
752
Travel through the Mayan jungle on this action-packed all-day guided tour. Hop on your own ATV (or ride along with a driver) and head to a cenote, an underwater pool, where you can take a refreshing dip. Then fly above the treetops on a ziplining course. A local Mayan lunch is included. Only those 18 years old and above are permitted to drive their own ATV.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$55.00
From
$55.00
Taking safety measures

Mayan Adventure Snorkeling Tour from Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya

Mayan Adventure Snorkeling Tour from Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya

star-4.5
173
If you can’t get enough of the water and you’re a fan of snorkeling, this full-day snorkeling tour from Playa del Carmen is for you. Immerse yourself in three different ecosystems as you discover an ocean inlet, an underground river, and a Mayan cenote. From the Caribbean’s tantalizing blue waves to river waters in the Riviera Maya jungle, an array of exotic marine life awaits you. Enjoy a hearty buffet lunch between snorkeling stops and snap memorable shots of your jungle and ocean adventure. Hotel transport included.
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
From
$99.00
Taking safety measures

Horseback ride with atv, 6 zip lines, swim in cenote with lunch and transportation
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Horseback ride with atv, 6 zip lines, swim in cenote with lunch and transportation

star-4
28
This activity is one of the most requested in Cancun because it offers 4 unique experiences for the same price. Imagine being able to enter a jungle and experience various emotions. In this activity you can drive your own ATV through roads full of surprises, you can fly the zip lines safest in the area in the middle of the jungle, you can cool off in an authentic Mayan cenote and finally you can enjoy the peace and tranquility they provide Horses on an incredible ride through unique trails. This activity includes lunch flavored waters, round transportation and the best experiences of the destination. Do not wait any longer and take advantage of this great opportunity.
More
  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.00
From
$89.00
Taking safety measures

Transfer from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen - ROUND TRIP

Transfer from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen - ROUND TRIP

star-3
10
Book your private transfer from Cancun Airport (CUN) to any destination in Playa del Carmen today! The Round TRIP Is Included We take you directly to any hotel or street address in Playa del Carmen in one of our Cars or Minivans. And we will take you back to the airport when your holiday is finished. What is included: - NO HIDDEN CHARGES - PROFESSIONAL DRIVERS - FREE CANCELLATION UP TO 24 HOURS BEFORE YOUR ARRIVAL - MEET&GREET SERVICE (Our driver will wait you in the arrivals hall with a sign with the lead passenger name) - TOLLS INCLUDED - ROUND TRIP Benefit from our best offers today and book you transfer from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen.
More
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$137.22
per group
From
$137.22
per group
Taking safety measures

Buggy Tour in Playa del Carmen with Cenote Swim and Mayan Village Visit
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Buggy Tour in Playa del Carmen with Cenote Swim and Mayan Village Visit

star-5
580
Take an off-road romp in the jungle beyond Playa del Carmen on this half-day excursion. Drive or ride in a 2-person buggy and follow a guide first into scenic parts of the Playa del Carmen not frequented by tourists, before bouncing and bumping your way into the jungle. Wash off the grime during a swim at a gorgeous underground cenote and journey to an authentic Maya village. This small-group tour is limited to 14 passengers, ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention. Hotel transport is included on this family-friendly outing.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$106.53
From
$106.53
Taking safety measures

Chichen Itza Premier with Sacred Cenote from Cancun and Mayan Riviera

Chichen Itza Premier with Sacred Cenote from Cancun and Mayan Riviera

star-4.5
156
Explore the ancient Mayan city of Chichén Itzá on an all-day tour from Playa del Carmen. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel to this important pre-Columbian ceremonial center to learn about its temples, observatory, pyramid, and ball court from an informative guide. Cool off in the holy waters of cenote before grabbing lunch at its namesake restaurant (included in the tour price).
More
  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$129.00
From
$129.00
Taking safety measures

PDC Walking Food and City Experience -Suitable 4 Veggies 2

PDC Walking Food and City Experience -Suitable 4 Veggies 2

star-4.5
7
Foodies that want to uncover the unique culinary scene in Playa del Carmen need to get off the beach, and away from the resort, for this off the beaten path food tasting excursion. Meet your group in central Playa del Carmen, and get ready to taste the diverse local cuisine, from ceviche and barbecue, to tacos and tamales. Along the way, sample tropical juices—or aguas frescas to locals—and satisfy your sweet tooth with an authentic chocolate drink.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$59.00
From
$59.00
Taking safety measures

Shared Transportation from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen

Shared Transportation from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen

star-4.5
15
Ride with the experts at the best prices in Cancun. Our shuttle leaves the airport constantly from 8 am until 8 pm. Our staff will be monitoring your flight. Our staff will be waiting for you with a sign with your name written on it. Then he will take you to the locations where you'll be boarding the vans. Once you are contacted you will leave the airport with a maximum time of 30 minutes.
More
  • 15 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$20.00
Price varies by group size
From
$20.00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Local Walking Food Tour

Local Walking Food Tour

star-5
204
Don’t leave your experience of Playa del Carmen’s food scene to chance; let a guide reveal some of the city's best food spots on a culinary walking tour that provides a comprehensive introduction to first-time visitors. Stray from the beaten path and discover lesser-known Mexican specialties that you may otherwise have missed.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$54.00
From
$54.00
Taking safety measures

4-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling

4-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling

star-5
40
Enhance your experience of In-Ha’s remarkable reefs on a private 4-hour snorkeling tour on a luxurious yacht. While a courteous crew respond to your needs, you’ll sail on the iridescent Caribbean Sea and snorkel with turtles and manta rays in a protected reef. Revitalize with flavorsome ceviche on boar your yacht before exploring a nearby beach or reclining on the spacious sundeck. Additionally, enjoy unlimited drinks from an open, on-board bar and receive undivided attention from your crew on this private tour.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$1,304.36
per group
From
$1,304.36
per group

Chichen Itza, Ik Kil Cenote and Coba

Chichen Itza, Ik Kil Cenote and Coba

star-4.5
106
Visit two ancient Maya cities and a beautiful cenote on a full-day trip from Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza, Ik Kil cenote, and Coba. You’ll learn about the dramatic history and symbolic architecture of Chichen Itza, swim in an underground river, and climb to the top of the tallest Maya pyramid in the Yucatan. This comprehensive tour includes breakfast, lunch, entrance fees, and round-trip transport from your Playa del Carmen hotel.
More
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$113.00
From
$113.00
Taking safety measures

Playa del Carmen Private Transportation From-To Cancun Airport

Playa del Carmen Private Transportation From-To Cancun Airport

star-4.5
57
A TOTALLY PRIVATE SERVICE! WE ACCEPT MAXIMUM OF 8 GUESTS PER VAN. Our Playa del Carmen Standard Transportation, is the best way to start your vacations! Provided by our professional chauffeurs, the Standard Transfers offers safety travel to your destination in Playa del Carmen. Also, you don’t need to worry if you have a delay on your flight since our staff it will constantly be monitoring your flight to be always ready on your arrival, to leave the airport as soon as you be ready. With eTransfers, you will enjoy the best transportation experience at the lowest rates on the internet, so book in advance your Playa del Carmen Standard Transportation and let us make your vacations greater.
More
  • 45 to 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$33.34
Price varies by group size
From
$33.34
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

From Riviera Maya Visit a Cenote and Swim with Turtles in Akumal

From Riviera Maya Visit a Cenote and Swim with Turtles in Akumal

star-4
33
Snorkel in an underground cenote and swim with sea turtles in Akumal in this express tour to the Riviera Maya from Playa del Carmen. The Riviera Maya is home to some of the most beautiful and unique natural landscapes in the world that are simply made for adventure. This express tour from Cancun brings you to two of these remarkable places to swim and snorkel and be surrounded by nature. With an expert guide and all the gear you need, you’ll delve into the jungle and descend into an underground cenote for a snorkel experience amidst stalactites and stalagmites! After exploring the crystalline waters of the underworld, you’ll head to Akumal to snorkel with sea turtles in the calm bay, an extraordinary encounter in nature!
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
From
$99.00
Taking safety measures

Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve Tour

Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve Tour

star-5
26
Travel on a marine safari through the Sian Ka'an reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on this all-day guided tour from Playa del Carmen. Ride through its lush jungle before boarding a boat, from which you’ll be able to spot turtles, stingrays, manatees, dolphins, and different seabird species. Plus, snorkel around the Great Mayan Reef and take a dip in Punta Allen's natural pool.
More
  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$159.00
From
$159.00
Taking safety measures

Luxury Sunset Sailing Cruise in the Riviera Maya

Luxury Sunset Sailing Cruise in the Riviera Maya

star-4.5
84
Set sail along the magnificent coastline of the Riviera Maya aboard a luxury catamaran and gaze at the soft hues of sunset. Relax with a cocktail from the open bar while you're served snacks by an expert crew and captain. Hotel transport is provided from most hotels for this excursion.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.00
From
$89.00
Taking safety measures

Half day tour - sea turtle and four cenotes - snorkeling from Riviera Maya.
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Half day tour - sea turtle and four cenotes - snorkeling from Riviera Maya.

star-4.5
31
Experience the nature and history of the Yucatan on this guided excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, head to Chikin Ha and explore four magnificent cenotes by foot and with complimentary scuba equipment (and access to a certified diving instructor). Visit the ruins of the only Mayan city built on the coast, Tulum, and strap on snorkeling gear for an underwater adventure with sea turtles.
More
  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$87.00
From
$87.00
Taking safety measures

Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour

star-5
62
Chefs, home cooks, and foodies who appreciate a good meal will enjoy this hands-on cooking class led by a local. Meet up with your host and the rest of your small class at a local spot, then hit the shops and spice markets to gather ingredients for the meal. You’ll be cooking at your hosts’s home, and the best part is that you get to eat the dishes you prepare. 
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$104.95
From
$104.95
Taking safety measures

Isla Mujeres Unlimited! Fun & Party with transportation

Isla Mujeres Unlimited! Fun & Party with transportation

star-4
26
Combine a visit to stunning Isla Mujeres with a fun-filled cruise on the Carribean Sea during this shared full-day excursion. Your boat comes equipped with an open bar with unlimited drinks, games and contests, and a tasty buffet-style lunch. Enjoy two snorkeling stops, with masks and equipment provided—Punta Sam Reef and Playa Norte—before free time to shop, stroll along the island, or take a swim in a private beach club.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$95.00
From
$95.00
Taking safety measures

Filters

What people are saying about On the Water in Playa del Carmen

star-5
Outdoor Combo Tour: ATV with Waverunner or Speedboat from Cancun
"We loved this tour. They were very organized, they took time to explain all precautions with us and they took lord of pictures with our group. Definitely 5 star"..."
star-5
Riviera Maya Luxury Catamaran and Snorkeling, Lunch & Drinks Included
"We saw a beautiful reef with many different fish and a sting ray. The tour guides were phenomenal. The food and drinks were excellent. No negative thoughts!"..."
star-5
Small-Group Eco Friendly: Whale Sharks tour in Cancun & Riviera Maya
"Loved this experience.. our Guides Marco and Marcela were great. Really worked hard to make sure we got to swim with the whales ."..."
star-5
Snorkeling in the stunning Playa del Carmen reef
"Great people to take you out to see the reef and every minute was a total joy. Very relaxing with knowledgeable people around you to make you feel safe. It was a little tricky finding the place but they were very understanding and weren’t sticky on the time."..."
star-5
Discover Scuba Diving Course in Playa del Carmen with Two Coral Reef Dives
"This is Amazing, the instructor was very professional, very patient, very experience. Hands down will use their service again"..."
star-5
Open Water Diver course PADI in Playa del Carmen
"Couldn't recommend Patrick enough if you plan on diving/getting certification while in Playa Del Carmen!"..."
star-5
Best ATV Tour, Ziplines and Cenote Swim with Lunch and Transport Included
"The overall experience was nice. Unfortunately there was a lack of communication of the order of events & we were unable to get in water. Besides that ALL the staff & food were great! I will recommend but clarify next time."..."
star-5
Mayan Adventure Snorkeling Tour from Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya
"We had a blast, lunch was excellent, tour was wonderful, our tour guide Nacho was amazing. Will be a returning customer."..."
star-5
Horseback ride with atv, 6 zip lines, swim in cenote with lunch and transportation
"This experience will take your breath away! So much fun. The horses are friendly and the ride is beautiful. The cenote is beautiful and so much fun. Loved the fun ziplines and the ride on the 4wheelers is a blast."..."
star-5
Transfer from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen - ROUND TRIP
"Our transfer was round trip and on both trips the drivers were punctual they were very nice too, definitely I recommend this service."..."
star-5
Buggy Tour in Playa del Carmen with Cenote Swim and Mayan Village Visit
"Amazing experience! These guys did a great job. Really appreciate the opportunity to go into the village to give back. Highly recommend this tour!"..."
star-5
Chichen Itza Premier with Sacred Cenote from Cancun and Mayan Riviera
"Victor was the most knowledgeable tour guide that I have ever experienced and I am so grateful to have had the chance to support the Mayan people and embrace their culture."..."
star-5
PDC Walking Food and City Experience -Suitable 4 Veggies 2
"We toured with Francisco in Wednesday, February 5, 2020. The food experience was wonderful, and Francisco gave us an amazing amount of information on Mayan culture and the history of Playa Del Carmen. We really enjoyed our tour, and would highly recommend it!"..."
star-5
Shared Transportation from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen
"Great service and was very helpful to my dad travelling with them. Would look to use again if I or my family require a shuttle."..."
star-5
Local Walking Food Tour
"Our guide Coco was very friendly. I enjoyed all the local stops he made. We get to try different types of foods that I wouldn’t normally find myself. I definitely recommend this tour for everyone!"..."
star-5
4-Hour Private 42' Sea Ray Yacht Tour w/ Food, Open Bar & Snorkeling
"everything was great . we had a great time and snorkeling was wonderful. The crew was great and the ceviche was the best !!!!! Alex, Francisco, I can not remember the other gentleman's name name ? Thank you for a great time. I would defiantly do this again ,"..."
star-5
Chichen Itza, Ik Kil Cenote and Coba
"Our guide Felix was very knowledgeable about the history. Great guide . Only negative thing I was unhappy about was last minute time change. Left later therefore we got back later and missed some of our activities that we were going to do at the resort."..."
star-5
Playa del Carmen Private Transportation From-To Cancun Airport
"Great experience. Definitely advise others to book through this transportation service. Very communicative."..."
star-5
From Riviera Maya Visit a Cenote and Swim with Turtles in Akumal
"Hernel was an excellent guide. He picked us up very promptly at the meeting point and time. He explained so much history and took the time to show each one of all the little parts of the caverns. He took us to three different Cenotes and told us history about each one, Tortuga, Jaguar and Tres Zapotes. Tortuga and Tres Zapotes were absolutely gorgeous and were so much fun to swim in. Both have high jump parts and Hernel videos and took pictures of our jump for us. After the Cenote swim we went to Akumal and swam with the turtles. At Akumal, another guide joined Hernel to lead the guide to see the turtles. We got see a sting ray along with some of the turtles. After the turtle swim we went to a local spot for lunch. Hernel had made a sandwich to snack on and had plenty of water and drinks for us. Hernel is an absolutely amazing tour guide. Zak is the wonderful driver of the tour bus and did a fantastic job driving us around. An absolutely wonderful tour with the best tour guides!!"..."
star-5
Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve Tour
"While it was a bit long, the Sian Ka'an tour was really terrific. Adrian was our guide and he and Hernan our driver were wonderful people. They even managed to make the potholes fun!. Highly recommended."..."
star-5
Luxury Sunset Sailing Cruise in the Riviera Maya
"What a great way to finish the day. The crew was very friendly and attentive to all of our needs. Great value"..."
star-5
Half day tour - sea turtle and four cenotes - snorkeling from Riviera Maya.
"We had a wonderful tome on this tour ! Our tour guide, Flavio was wonderful! Very personable, knowledgeable and passionate about the experience and area. We got to see the sea turtles which was a great experience. The cenotes were amazing as well. We would definitely book again! Thank you !!"..."
star-5
Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour
"We had a wonderful time with Alma and cooking in her home. We enjoyed cooking the different dishes for the meal and learning about the culture so this experience was perfect for us. We had several different non-alcoholic drinks and wonderful Margaritas. The total excursion took about five hours and we left happy and full!"..."
star-5
Isla Mujeres Unlimited! Fun & Party with transportation
"This was so much fun and a great value for your money! Great service and beautiful spots. It’s an authentic experience you get more culture and food. I highly recommend and don’t forget to tip them!!"..."

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best On the Water in Playa del Carmen?
Q:
What On the Water in Playa del Carmen are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What On the Water in Playa del Carmen are good for avoiding crowds?