Explore the breathtaking Mayan culture and history of Mexico through a wide range of activities. Sign up for adventures that will showcase Mexico’s culture and create moments of joy. Please see below a selection of activities to choose from. 

  • The Kid’s Club is available for children from 5-12 years old.
  • Kids between 3-5 years old must be accompanied by an adult during the activities.
  • The children are invited to participate and play in the program activities at their own risk.
  • All kids that participate in the Kid’s activities must be registered. The registration form must be filled out completely, be legible, and be signed by a parent.
  • If the participation of the child in any activities proposes any risk or problem, you will be informed immediately. Therefore, the person(s) and or his/her family are responsible for the child and should be always available at The Sands Area.
  • Please note the kid's activities attendant does not perform personal care duties of the kids (e.g., diaper changing, sunblock lotion appliance, feeding or giving medicines), please contact your Resort Host for babysitting services.
  • Kindly note some activities are only available with previous reservation. For further information please contact the Kid´s activities attendant.

Contact info: ExperienceConcierge-Mayakoba@banyantree.com

  • The resort works directly with a third party called Kangaroo. All babysitters are certified, and they are a reliable company with which to work. Babysitting services are $20 USD per hour with a minimum of three hours plus a $10 USD fee for transportation before 10:00 pm or $15 USD after 10:00 pm. The payment must be made in cash to the babysitter directly.
  • Babysitters can take care of two children at a time depending on the children’s ages.
  • The nannies can accompany the guests on excursions. Preferably knowing beforehand, so she can come prepared if she will need something special (i.e., walking shoes, hat, jacket, bathing suit, etc.).
  • Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance to avoid any penalties.

Contact info: info@babysitting.com.mx

The ultimate pampering experience, Banyan Signatures features holistic treatments for your complete physical, mental, and spiritual renewal. Available for booking through RC RingX activity options is the 60-minute massage or 60-minute facial. Any other service is at the expense of the guest.


Available Tuesday and Wednesday

Mayakoba offers a spectacular 18-hole golf course named El Camaleon designed by PGA TOUR legend Greg Norman. Six miles of fresh water canals surrounded by exotic mangroves and birds lead to a beautiful white sand beach and to the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.  Guests are peacefully transported in boats through the resorts contemplating a revolutionary vision of beauty and harmony.
First tee time: 7:00 AM
Last tee time: 4:00 PM

Available Tuesday and Wednesday

Start off in one of the region’s magnificent cenotes, natural sinkholes that expose groundwater underneath, for a refreshing and exhilarating swim. Explore the underground natural pools with crystal-clear waters and awe-inspiring rock formations. The second stop is the picturesque beach community of Akumal for some of the best snorkeling available in the Mayan Riviera. Finish your day at an exclusive beach hideaway, enjoying a savory lunch and some well-deserved rest and relaxation.

Available Tuesday, May 2

  • 07:30 hrs Meet in Inner Lobby
  • 08:00 hrs Pick up
  • 09:00 hrs. Arrival to cenote
  • 09:10 hrs. Snorkeling at cenote
  • 10:10 hrs. Transportation to Akumal
  • 10:50 hrs. Arrival to Akumal
  • 11:00 hrs. Snorkeling with turtles
  • 12:00 hrs. Departure to Beach Club
  • 12:20 hrs. Lunch and free time at Beach Club
  • 13:30 hrs. Departure to Hotel


• Professional Eco Guide
• Entrance to the cenote, Akumal and activities
• Bottled water
• Snorkel gear (mask, snorkel, fins, mandatory life jacket)
• Lunch at Punta Venado Beach Club – (Flank Steak Fajitas, Chicken Breast, Fish Ceviche, Pesto Pasta)

• The tour lasts approximately 4:50 hours, plus transfers times.
• We recommend bringing a bathing suit, clothing for sun protection and comfortable shoes, water shoes, towel, cap or hat, a change of clothes, waterproof camera, sunglasses and extra money.

• No recommended for guests with limited mobility. Guests must be relatively fit and must be able to swim. For safety reasons, we do not recommend participation on any snorkel activity if you have respiratory problems, injuries, back/neck issues, heart conditions, or conditions that can cause loss of consciousness.

When strolling among the temples – the mighty El Castillo, the Temple of the Frescoes and the Temple of the Descending God you will have a magical encounter with this millenarian culture. Aldea Corazon has been described as the sensation in Playa del Carmen! This magical piece of Mayan culture sets itself in a sacred garden located right on the 5th Avenue yet invisible from the outside. Choose to enjoy the view on 5th Avenue while savoring a frozen cocktail, be delighted by the greenery and hearts or find yourself in a magical environment surrounded by dream catchers, tropical greenery, old leaf trees and underground cenotes.


Available Tuesday, May 2

  • 08:30 hrs Meet in Inner Lobby
  • 09:00 hrs Departure from the hotel
  • 10:20 hrs. Arrival to Tulum
  • 10:40 hrs. Guided tour of Tulum archaeological site
  • 11:45 hrs Time at leisure for shopping
  • .12:00 hrs Departure to restaurant to have lunch
  • 13:00 hrs. Lunch at Aldea Corazón Playa del Carmen. Optional free time for shopping in 5th Avenue
  • 14:35 hrs. Return to hotel
  • 15:00 hrs Approximate arrival to your hotel.


• Transportation by private vehicle with A/A
• Entrance to Tulum
• Guided tour of Tulum archaeological site
• Soft drinks or bottled water on board the bus (4 per person)
• Lunch at Aldea Corazon. **Price could change according the selected group menu
• 2 beverages per person during lunch
• Maritur staff accompanying the group

• Tips to tour guides. Suggested $6.00 USD per person

• What to wear: tennis shoes, light cotton clothes (light colors) swimming suit, towel, sunglasses, cap or hat. We suggest you to bring an additional change of clothing.
• It is mandatory the use of biodegradable products on suntan lotion and mosquito repellent.
• When using a video camera, there is a fee to be paid on site to Archaeological Site Authorities.

Enjoy the region’s most unique natural treasure - Rio Secreto! Enter this natural place and walk an easy 600m (0.4 mile) route amidst thousands of stalactites and stalagmites found in this protected natural reserve. Learn and marvel in this ancient, magical subterranean world that remained unexplored for millions of years. A truly unforgettable tour!


Available Tuesday,

  • 08:00 Meet in Inner Lobby
  • 08:20 hrs. Pick up at your hotel.
  • 08:50 hrs. Arrival to the parking lot and transfer to Rio Secreto
  • 09:00 hrs. Briefing on site attractions, usage of equipment and safety.
  • 09:20 hrs. Transportation to the Nature Reserve
  • 09:40 hrs. Guided tour of Rio Secreto (1 1/2 hrs approx.) walking & swimming
  • 11:30 hrs. Regional buffet with non-alcoholic drinks
  • 13:00 hrs. Transportation back to reception and End of Activity
  • 13:15 hrs. Transfer back to the Hotel
  • 13:50 hrs. Approximate arrival to your hotel

• Access to the Natural Reserve
• Professional tour guides at the park
• Groups of 10 people maximum per guide.
• Lunch Regional Menu: (fresh fruit of the season, vegetables, salad, lime soup, chicken with achiote sauce or cooked shredded with tomato & onion. Also rice, beans, nopales, handmade tortillas, assorted sauces and fruit flavored water)
• Rappel, Bike and Light & Sound show
• Equipment for all activities, wet suits, helmets, flashes light, towels & lockers.

• Tips to tour guides $5.00 USD per person.

• The above Itinerary may vary depending on Rio Secreto’s daily logistics.
• How to dress & what to bring: Comfortable clothing, walking plastic shoes, (no flip flops), Bathing suit on, short-sleeved T-shirt is recommended & additional set of dry clothes.
• It is recommended to bring a credit card or cash to buy photographs and souvenirs
• Please do not use sun block, bugs repellent, body cream or no makeup before the activity.
• Restrictions: Maximum weight: 250lb /120 kg.
• Please do not wear any type of jewelry

• This tour is not available for people with severe physical handicaps, heart diseases, nor pregnant women or for people under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

• For safety reasons, camera or video equipment are not allowed.


Your experienced crew will set anchor at the world's second largest barrier reef where you will be escorted by experienced snorkel guides to explore the breathtaking underwater world of the Caribbean Sea. Back on board you will be served a delicious menu on board along with tropical drinks from a full open bar. Good music, dancing and the friendly crew will make this cruise an unforgettable experience!


Available Wednesday, May 3

  • 08:30 hrs. Meet in Inner Lobby
  • 09:00 hrs. Departure from hotel to the marina.
  • 09:40 hrs Arrival at the marina at Puerto Aventuras
  • 10:00 – 14:00 hrs Sailing, Snorkeling activities and lunch
  • 14:15 hrs Departure from the Marina to your hotel
  • 14:50 hrs. Arrival time at the hotel

• Four hours chartered cruise
• Full Open Bar (Beer, rum, vodka, tequila, soft drinks, juices and bottled water)
• Lunch on board.
• Quality Sound System
• Shaded areas
• Sun Decks
• Toilets with Freshwater Sinks
• Freshwater Showers
• Lifejackets and Snorkel equipment with new tube for everybody
• Professional and experienced Crew


• What to wear: T. Shirt, short, bathing suit, sunglasses, cap. If you are planning to swim, bring a towel and underwater camera.
• To protect marine life, the use of biodegradable suntan lotion is mandatory.

Thrill seekers are welcome to experience the Extreme Canopy Tour, a 9-zip line circuit through the middle of the jungle, finishing with an optional “Aqua Zipline” for a splashdown. After that we will continue on “Tarzania Coaster” our exclusive attraction combining ziplines and a rollercoaster going through 700 meters of pure adrenaline. From there you will ride on a military truck to visit an open cenote where you can swim and refresh while experiencing our custom water zip line, splashing right in the middle of the sinkhole. Lunch to follow back at “base camp”.

Available Wednesday, May 3

  • 09:00 hrs. Meet in Inner Lobby
  • 09:30 hrs. Pick up at the hotel.
  • 10:15 hrs. Arrival to the Park for check in
  • 10:30 hrs. Briefing and beginning of tour.
  • 13:00 hrs. Light lunch.
  • 14:00 hrs. End of tour
  • 14:45 hrs. Approximate arrival to hotel.

• 10 Zip lines for Extreme Canopy Tour
• Tarzania
• Transfer in military trucks to the cenote, Tanzania, Swim in the cenote
• Light lunch (Chicken fajitas, rice & beans, Bottled and flavored water)

• Tips to tour guides $5.00 USD per person
• Rent of Lockers $7.00 USD each. (Applies for groups of 12 or more people)
• Rent of Towels $7.00 USD each. (Applies for groups of 12 or more people)

• What to wear: bathing suit on, light clothing, comfortable shoes, sunglasses, hat or cap. Bring towel. Use only biodegradable suntan or sun block lotion.
• No pregnant women, back pains, or heart problems, maximum weight 243 Lbs., maximum waist size 47 in.
• Maximum weight allowed: 243 Lb. (110 Kg.) Maximum waist size 47 inch. (119 Cm.)
• Minimum weight for Tarzania 99 lbs.

Tankah Park is the ideal place for those looking for a unique and breathtaking experience. With its 300 hectares of lush vegetation this is an opportunity to discover, enjoy, and interact with nature. Hiking in the jungle, zip lines, canoe rowing, and swimming in the crystal clear waters of the beautiful cenotes, are some of the activities that you will enjoy in this park. A visit to the Mayan Community that lives here will help you learn more about them. Afterwards, you are invited to enjoy a delicious lunch with all the flavors of the region.


Available Wednesday, May 3

  • 06:30 hrs. Meet in Inner Lobby
  • 07:00 hrs Departure from the hotel
  • 08:15 hrs. Arrival to Tulum
  • 08:35 hrs. Guided tour of Tulum archaeological site
  • 10:45 hrs. Departure to Tankah Eco Park
  • 11:00 hrs. Arrival to Tankah Park
  • 11:15 hrs. Briefing and beginning of activities
  • 12:15 hrs. Buffet lunch and time at leisure.
  • 13:15 hrs. Departure from Tankah Park
  • 14:15 hrs. Approximate arrival to your hotel.

• Private transportation
• Access to the Archaeological site
• Guided tour of Tulum archaeological site
• Soft drinks or bottled water on board the bus (4 per person)
• Entrance to Tankah Park with access to the following activities: Zip-lines, canoe rowing, hiking, swimming, snorkeling, and visit to the Mayan community.
• Buffet lunch – (Menu: Chicken pibil, prepared with a spice from the region. Poc-chuc- grilled Yucatan pork steak marinated with orange and lime juice - rice, beans, vegetable salad, fruit of the season, handmade corn tortillas, Mexican sauces and dressings )
• Beverages (natural water, fruit-flavored water: Jamaica (hibiscus), orange, 2 beers, Mexican coffee.
• Maritur staff accompanying the group


• Tips to tour guides
• Lockers Rent (optional) $5.00 USD – Rent includes locker in all the Cenotes
• Snorkel Equipment (optional) $5.00 USD Mask and Tube or $8.00 USD for Mask and New Tube
• Photo packages, massages or souvenirs are not included.

• What to wear: tennis shoes, light cotton clothes (light colors) swimming suit, towel, sunglasses, cap or hat. We suggest you to bring an additional change of clothing.
• It is mandatory the use of biodegradable products on suntan lotion and mosquito repellent.