Punta Maroma in Playa del Carmen just voted best beach in Mexico
Punta Maroma, a world-class beach near Playa del Carmen, was recently voted the favorite beach by the readers of Mexico Desconocido magazine.
With crystal clear waters, a tranquil atmosphere and beautiful scenery, it is no wonder that experienced travelers have chosen Punta Maroma as their favorite beach.
Part of what makes Punta Maroma special is its location, which keeps the beach from being overcrowded while still being easily accessible.
Punta Maroma is about 10 miles from Playa del Carmen and about 20 miles from the Cancun airport.
Because of its short distance from the cities, Punta Maroma is known as a quiet and relaxing alternative to the busy beaches of Cancun and Playa del Carmen.
Those who want to enjoy the isolation can go fishing, lie on the beach or enjoy a spa day at a nearby resort.
Nature lovers will be happy to know that Punta Maroma and Playa del Carmen are home to the second largest coral reef in the world, the Mayan Reef.