2018 Off-Site Adventures

Man ziplining over water in the jungle

There are an incredible assortment of off-site adventures available to participate in all weekend long at Dave & Tim Riviera Maya. Each adventure listed below was an optional addition for 2018 guests. They’re included below to give you an idea of what’s available outside of the music in Mexico.

ATV Xtreme & Zip Lines

ATV Xtreme tour on dirt roads in Mexico's wilderness

Ride off the beaten trail with a guided ATV tour through some of Mexico’s most beautiful wilderness. Take a 30 minute drive through the jungle to a freshwater sinkhole (also known as a cenote), where you can swim and zip line into the water. From here, you will cruise for another 45 minutes to another zip line circuit. Sail through the trees and admire the amazing wildlife around you. Do it. Now smile. At the end of the journey, enjoy a lunch buffet of authentic Mexican food including grilled chicken, rice, beans, salad bar, corn chips and hot sauces. Es muy bueno.

What to bring: Swimsuit, sunscreen, towel, comfortable shoes


Catamaran Catamaya

Bird's eye view of luxury catamaran and people snorkeling adventure

Explore the clear blue waters of the Caribbean on the snorkeling adventure of a lifetime! Sail from Puerto Aventuras to the second largest coral reef system in the world on a luxury 65-foot catamaran. Swim among hundreds of fish species, marine turtles, whale sharks, and coral reefs on a guided snorkeling adventure. While you swim, a meal will be prepared on board. Enjoy an exquisite lobster or New York strip steak with a full open bar including mixed drinks, beer, margaritas, soda and purified water.

What to bring: Swimsuit, sunscreen, towel, water shoes, 


Rio Secreto (the Secret River)

Inside the underworld caves and labyrinths of Rio Secret adventure

Dare to live a fantastic experience in one of the most incredible locations in the Riviera Maya. Enter this natural museum filled with a kaleidoscope of speleothems and walk an easy 600m route amidst the thousands of years old stalactites and stalagmites found in this protected natural reserve. Learn and marvel in this ancient, magical subterranean world that until now has remained unexplored and untouched for millions of years.

What to bring: Swimsuit, towel


Xel-Há: Natural Aquarium

World's largest natural acquarium park at Xel-Ha adventure

Spend an afternoon at Xel-Há, the world’s largest natural aquarium park. Your all-inclusive ticket allows all-day access to the park and more than 20 activities and attractions. Snorkel with more than 90 marine species, float through underground rivers and mangrove trees, cliff jump with friends, traverse rivers on ropes and zip lines, explore history on jungle trains, or just relax with a drink on Hammock Island. Breakfast, lunch, and drinks are included. You’re sure to have an amazing day exploring the Riviera Maya’s most-exciting natural theme park!

What to bring: Swimsuit, sunscreen, towel, water shoes, hat


Morning Glory Snorkeling

Couple snorkeling in Caribbean adventure

Morning Glory takes snorkeling lovers out to enjoy a real great time at the second largest coral reef in the world. In this National Park, surrounded by outstanding rich tropical vegetation and inside our private environment, we take you to two beautiful reefs to explore the underwater kingdom of the tropical fish and coral. After the expedition, snacks at the local beach club invite you to stay for a while and share your experience with others.

What to bring: Swimsuit, sunscreen, towel


Chichen Itza Tour

Chichen Itza maya ruin tour adventure

Chichen Itza is the capital of the ancient Maya empire. Its majestic buildings date back to 435 and 455 BC, and its geographically located in the middle of the beautiful Yucatan Peninsula. At this site, declared as one of the 7 Wonders of the World, you can visit magnificent temples such as the Kukulkan Pyramid and the Pok ta Pok ball game court. The Pyramid of Kukulkan is the most impressive temple in Chichen Itza. It’s renowned for the number of tombs beneath its endless 91 steps.

What to bring: Hat, sunscreen, comfortable shoes


Jungle Maya Park

Birds eye view of Jungle Maya Park tour adventure

Join us for the ultimate Jungle Maya tour and discover the amazing “Sistema Sac-Actun”, the world’s longest underground river! You won’t want to miss the chance to visit this historic natural landmark and participate in thrilling local activities – snorkel in the Nohoch Nah Chiich cavern, explore the rainforest on an all-terrain Mercedes Benz Unimog, swim in cenotes and even fly over the jungle on exciting zip lines!

What to bring: Swimsuit, sunscreen, towel, comfortable shoes


Selvatica: Extreme Canopy Tour

Selvatica's Extreme Canopy zip line tour adventure

Thrill seekers are welcome to experience THE NEXT LEVEL! Selvatica’s Extreme Canopy tour is set upon our “EXTREMO” circuit: zip lining on 12 of the fastest cables in the middle of the jungle. Security and safety are a fundamental part of our park so precise instructions will be given on how the activity must be performed so that you can fully enjoy the flying adventure!! Get ready to spread your wings!

What to bring: Swimsuit, comfortable shoes, sunscreen, towel


Sian Ka’an Biosphere


Join us for this wonderful adventure as we discover the essence of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere. Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987, Sian Ka’an is definitely a must see during your visit. First we will take you to the archaeological site of Muyil, one of the historical sites embedded in this reserve. After your guided tour and teachings in the Mayan culture we’ll explore the jungle and wetlands native to this area. Your expert guides will educate you on all the local flora and fauna. Then, we’ll board a motorboat to cross the emerald waters of the Chunyaxché Lagoon through the ancient Mayan canals to reach a unique mangrove river in the heart of Sian Ka’an. Aided by your floating devices we’ll let the river carry us through some of the most beautiful scenery this Biosphere has to offer.

Your trip to Sian Ka’an will conclude with a delicious beachside lunch. Enjoy your meal along with complimentary beverages while overlooking the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean before returning to your hotel. This is your chance to get a taste of the spectacular beauty of the Riviera Maya – come discover why one of the world’s greatest cultures called it home!

What to bring: Swimsuit, beach towel, change of clothes, comfortable shoes, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, waterproof camera, money for tips and souvenirs


Golf Outing

Riviera Maya Country Club golf course adventure

Enjoy a round of golf at the beautiful Riviera Maya Country Club. This gorgeous golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones offers a challenge to golfers of all skill levels. Playing at just over 7,000 yards from the longest tees this is truly championship golf at its finest. You can compete with other Dave and Tim Riviera Maya guests, as we host small competitions throughout the day, with lots of festival swag and prizes. Enjoy a full open bar on the golf course while taking in the beautiful scenery Riviera Maya Country Club has to offer. Join us for this wonderful day on the links in Mexican paradise!

What to bring: Bring your golf clubs, or rent your own


Tulum: A Day Trip

Mayan ruins on crystal ocean of Tulum adventure

Tulum is must-see territory for all visitors to the Riviera Maya. An extraordinary blend of beautiful and luxurious beaches and beachfront clubs, along with ancient Mayan ruins and architecture- Tulum is one of the most beautiful towns on earth. Take a day to explore with us.

You can start at the Mayan temples of Tulum, one of the last cities inhabited and built by the Mayans over 600 years ago, and one of the best preserved. Tour guides are available at the entrance to the ruins area. Or, kick things off at our official Crash My Playa beach club, where you can relax on fine white sands and enjoy some drinks or take a dip in the ocean. While you’re there, enjoy lunch at one of Tulum’s many delicious local restaurants and tropical shacks.

What to bring: Hat, sunscreen, comfortable shoes, food, and souvenirs