ActivitiesOutside Villa Sha
Fun in the Sun
Day cruise on your own catamaran.
Embark your own catamaran right from our oceanfront and get ready for a day trip…
Snorkel & Diving
Cancun and the Riviera Maya boast some of the most exciting places to scuba dive and snorkel in the world. From the largest barrier reef…
It is a small Mayan Archaeological site located 100 meters from Villa Sha, it is well preserved and worth a visit before heading to Cancun beaches…
Swim with Dolphins
Swimming and interacting with dolphins is one-of-a-kind experience! There are different…
Whale Shark Tour
In this tour you can discover the beauty of the largest fish in the world, where you can find different marine..
Holbox is part of the Yum Balam ecological reserve, separated from the mainland by the Laguna de Yalahau.
Considered one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, these famous Mayan pyramids are located two hours from Cancun & the Mayan Riviera…
Coba & Tulum
Since both Tulum and Coba are located along the Mayan Riviera it can easily be done on the same day.Enjoy the better of two worlds:
Located 131 KM (81 miles) south of Cancun along the coast of the Mexican Caribbean…
You’re going to fall in love with Isla Mujeres, a place where time passes slowly and your dream vacation becomes a reality.
Playa Mujeres Golf Club
Located in Playa Mujeres Complex, just 15 minutes away from Villa Sha and is open from sunrise to dusk. The course is 18 holes, Par 72, and was designed by Greg Norman with respect for the abundant local flora and fauna. This course is one of the only ones in Mexico supported by the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWG) and is considered one of the best in the country. Green fees include cart rental, practice range balls, bottled water and tax. The course features SeaDwarf Seashore Paspalum greens, tees and fairways. There is a restaurant called the Lagoon Grill Restaurant and bar carts offer soft drinks and snacks on the course.
El Camaleon Mayakoba
This amazing golf course is part of the Five Diamond Mayakoba hotel complex in the Riviera Maya. Its terrain includes tropical Mayan jungle, mangroves, cenotes, lagoons, and spectacular views of the Caribbean. El Camaleon is home to the Mayakoba Golf Classic; the only official PGA Tour held outside the U.S. or Canada and is 18 holes, Par 72, covers 7,024 yards and is open daily from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm, with tee times from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm. The course has received six Audubon International certifications for environmental stewardship and awareness. The Jim McLean Golf School is also located at the resort and offers group and private lessons, camps and free workshops for locals.
Riviera Cancún Golf Club
This golf club, designed by Jack Nicklaus, is located only 5 minutes from the Cancun International Airport at km 26 of the Hotel Zone. This course was built with habitat preservation in mind. There are large pipelines that run below the golf course that serve as artificial channels and maintain the water flow into the mangroves, which are an essential part of the local ecosystem and are abundant on this course. Crocodiles even use the pipelines to move from one area to another. This facility features a clubhouse with a premium liquor bar on the 19th hole, a pro shop, a practice area, equipment rentals, bag storage and breathtaking views of the turquoise Caribbean Sea. The last tee time is 4:00 pm.
Enjoy the wealth of Mexico in the most emblematic park of Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya, where you can find underground rivers, an aviary, the Coral Reef Aquarium and the butterfly pavilion. Also eat delicious Mexican and International dishes, discover Mayan ruins, and be thrilled by the incomparable Xcaret. Mexico Spectacular presentation; the Caribbean and Mexico’s culture in one place.
Feel a bit closer to heaven in a place considered one of the greatest and most beautiful natural wonders in the world. Xel-Há Mexico offers one of the best holiday experiences right in the heart of the Riviera Maya. Get unlimited snorkeling, food and drinks while you are able to observe multicolor fish and a great diversity of marine species that inhabit the fresh waters of its rivers, cenotes and a natural inlet.
Enjoy a voyage on a colorful trajinera that will take you through the channels of Xoximilco while you taste the best of Mexican cuisine in the company of new friends and mariachi music. When you arrive at the park you will be greeted with a Mexican carnival, where you can play traditional games.
Beyond a doubt, the most thrilling of Cancun and Riviera Maya theme parks. An exciting day is waiting for you where you can climb through hanging challenges on a Ropes Course or paddle through the only canals in Cancun on a Kayak. A great place to have an adventure!
Glide through the treetops on traditional zip-lines or, why not? in a hammock! Enter the depths of the earth in underground paths full of stalactites and stalagmites, or explore the Mayan jungle in fun amphibious vehicles. Also you can enjoy unlimited food and beverages at the buffet. Definitely, this park on the outskirts of Playa del Carmen is what your adventurous spirit is looking for.
Joya by Cirque du Soleil
Joya, the first Cirque du Soleil resident show in Mexico, combines culinary and performing arts in an intimate theater setting designed to engage the audience’s five senses. Drawing on Mexico’s history and heritage, JOYÀ tells the story of an alchemist and his granddaughter embarking on a quest to uncover the secrets of life. Don’t miss the opportunity to taste extraordinary dishes and live an unforgettable night exclusively at the Cirque du Soleil Theater at Vidanta Riviera Maya. JOYÀ, a thrilling, whimsical show in which joy, courage and friendship conquer all!
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In this surreal locale near Playa del Carmen you can observe natural history dating back millions of years, as you hike and swim through a route of about 1 km full of beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Go deep inside an underground cave, where you’ll experience true silence among some of the most dramatic mineral formations in the world.
Beaches & Beach Clubs:
Cancun and the Riviera Maya are blessed with spectacular beaches that you can visit, if you are looking for food, drinks and beats there is also beach clubs that can offer you all this and more, here are some options:
Isla Mujeres, is another great option for beaches. Isla Mujeres is only 18 minutes away from Villa Sha via boat, yacht or ferry. At Isla Mujeres, you can’t miss out on Playa Norte, which is considered as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
(Costa Mujeres, Cancun)
At Isla Blanca you will be met with both the beach and lagoon views. Isla Blanca is considered the “end” of Cancun. During the weekdays, Isla Blanca is mostly empty. We highly recommend staying for the sunset to enjoy the wonderful views fit for a postcard -or- and Instagram post.
(Cancun Hotel Zone)
If you are searching for that slice of local Cancun, look no further than Playa Tortugas. Known as a top beach spot for locals, it’s popular for its chill vibe, pristine sand, and many beachfront restaurants. The calm conditions at the beach make it an excellent spot for swimming and snorkeling. Public restroom facilities, souvenir shops, and lounge chair rentals make it a convenient spot to camp out for the day, as well.
(Cancun Hotel Zone)
Playa Delfines is known as El Mirador because it has a hilltop deck that overlooks the waves and surrounding area. Playa Delfines is Cancun’s largest, most popular and beautiful public beach. Picture blindingly bleached sand backed by the most electric blue water. Along the sand, you’ll find umbrellas for rent, thatched palapas, and restrooms.
One of the region’s most popular and photographed beaches is Playa Maroma, located between Cancun and Playa del Carmen. This beach is known for its wide stretch of bone-colored sand and many different hues of turquoise water.
SLS Harbour Beach
This exclusive amenity, designed by Piero Lissoni and only steps away at SLS Cancún, offers cool and comfortable cabanas, a fun and vibrant cocktail bar and shady, canopied dining areas where guests can savor and enjoy every moment of their seaside experience.
Enjoy freshest seafood and amazing flavors while chilling in a lovely beach with an unbeatable ocean view
Romarley Beach House
It is an exclusive beach club with a novel proposal from Rohan Marley, wrapped in a beach mood with an incredible musical selection. RoMarley Beach House is located in Puerto Morelos, a picturesque fishing village just 15 minutes from the Cancun International Airport, hosted by the third property of The Fives Hotels & Residences.