Mexico's Costa Maya is located on the southern coast of the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico. Costa Maya's main city, Mahahual, is less then 300 km from Playa del Carmen and 130 km from Chetumal, the capitol city of Quintana Roo. The relaxing tourist destination Xcalak is just a few minutes down the coast.
Costa Maya is on the Caribbean Sea and in the heart of the Maya world. With its white sandy beach, where the turquoise blue of the ocean and sky intertwine, bordered by emerald green jungle, Mahahual holds a promise for all those nature lovers seeking a secluded spot to relax and enjoy life on the beach.
About 30 km off Mahahual coast, Banco Chinchorro is a natural wonder renowned all over the world by divers and sports anglers. This coral reef is home to over 65 species of marine flora and more than 262 different varieties of animal life. Chinchorro is a vast, wonderful underwater world where hundreds of years of secrets lie yet undiscovered. Spanish ships have lay in the sea floor for centuries, with untold stories of pirates and treasures within their flooded hulls.