Named one of the new seven wonders of the world by UNESCO in 2007 and at approximately 1,500 years of age; Chichen Itzá it’s the symbol of a mystical civilization. A must-see when visiting the Riviera Maya.
Mexico’s Caribbean hidden gem
The Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya resort is perfectly located for you to take advantage of everything the Riviera Maya has to offer. Explore ancient cities and ruins. Discover Chichen Itzá: one of the seven new wonders of the world. Play golf at renowned signature golf courses, be amazed by underground rivers and cenotes, take a day at sea or simply continue having fun at our resort with our many all-inclusive activities. Whether you want to have a day full of dancing, playing, swimming, or simply just relaxing; you can do it all at the Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya.
Did you know that Tulum it’s the only ancient mayan city located right by the ocean only separated by a clift?
The Caribbean ocean meets the Mayan heritage since Tulum ruins are right at the turquoise beach only apart by a small cliff that makes the view more than perfect.
Now considered a cosmopolitan town. The Playa Del Carmen is right at the heart of the Riviera Maya and it’s famous for the fifth avenue. Located one block away from the beach and is 5 kilometers long (3 miles). It's full of restaurants, stores, malls, and much more.
Located only 2 kilometers away from the Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya resort (1mile), the Cirque du Soleil has a unique experience. You can enjoy a culinary experience while witnessing the performance of acrobats, artists, and singers with live music. A show one of a kind.
A worldwide known eco-archeological water park full of all kinds of activities and natural attractions. Xcaret is the home of many local and protected animals providing an all-ages cultural experience from morning to evening.
Natural underground caves with bodies of water in them. The cenotes were the freshwater supplies of the ancient Maya civilization. There are cenotes all over the Riviera Maya and the Yucatán Peninsula. Most of them can be visited and even be swimmable.
If snorkeling is your passion or you want to live a unique adventure, at Akumal beach you can enjoy a spectacular beach of fine sand and turquoise water as well as see natural species in their natural habitat such as turtles, manta rays.
Holbox Island is an island north of the Yucatan Peninsula that is part of the Yum Balam Biosphere Reserve. The island is located between the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico. You can walk along its extensive beaches of fine sand and crystal clear waters and with luck you can enjoy the luminescent nights on the island of Holbox.