Mahahual Quintana Roo

Posted on May 31, 2023 by Eduardo

About 55 kilometers from the Cancun-Chetumal highway is Mahahual, a small tourist center under development that will amaze you with its beauty and tranquility.

Getting there is not complicated, but it is a bit tiring, so if you want to arrive rested, at Transfer Cancun Airport you can find the right transportation option to Mahahual.


This small town is located near the marine park “Xcalak Reefs”, which in turn is part of the Mesoamerican Caribbean Reef System, the second largest barrier reef in the world! Do you already have an idea of all the beauty found around and in Mahahual?

One of its main attractions is its proximity to the Banco Chinchorro, a coral atoll declared a natural reserve that has an enormous biodiversity, extremely attractive for diving there.

Until a few years ago, Mahahual was a little-known fishing village, but as a result of its growth as an alternative tourist center to Cancun or the Riviera Maya, more and more tourists arrive every day from all over Mexico and the world.

Until 2010 it had a population of 920 inhabitants as it is practically a tourist village that has around 600 rooms, a couple of hostels, cabins and a camping area.

There is no doubt that Mahahual is a paradise where you can walk along the beautiful beaches without any worries, just a step away from restaurants, bars and recreational activities that you can do alone, with your family or with your friends.

If you are looking for a place away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but with lots of fun, Mahahual is the perfect place.

Don’t stress about driving, go now to and book your transportation to Mahahual with us; you will arrive rested, calm and ready to live one of the most beautiful adventures that Quintana Roo has to offer.