Which is the Better Holiday?
If a vacation for you means lots of tourist activities on your doorstep then busier Tulum and its fun nightlife and many things to do would be perfect...
Quieter Akumal is still a relatively unknown destination. It has gorgeous pristine beaches and offers a more laid-back Mexican experience, yet there's still plenty to see and do...
Tulum is home to Mayan ruins, gorgeous cenotes perfect for swimming in, jungle treks, and waterparks. But Akumal is known for being a mecca for snorkeling and scuba diving.
Fun nightlife, more things to do and more hotel choices, but busier.
More laid-back, less hotel choices, and much smaller. But quiet and pristine beaches.
Check out our honest comparison between Tulum and Akumal to find out which is better for families, food, which is cheaper and more. Just click learn more below!