Places To Visit

Banco Chinchorro Biosphere Reserve

It is the largest coral atoll in Mexico - and where it is possible to admire beautiful corals and goldfish just 20 minutes from the coast in front of Mahahual and Xcalak. It is a Protected Natural Area, which houses a great diversity of species of marine flora and fauna.


It is a fishing village, located just 60 kilometers from Mahahual, has one of the few and last virgin beaches of the Mexican Caribbean as well as various natural attractions. Off the coast is the southern portion of the Banco Chinchorro coral reef and a peculiar reef structure called the "Poza" that is ideal for observing a wide variety of marine species. The great diversity of flora and fauna found in this area, together with the marine environment, make Xcalak a tourist destination with truly unforgettable landscapes; Also considered as a paradise for lovers of nature, diving, fishing and snorkeling.