Top things to do

Seafood in Río Lagartos

Restaurant y Posada Macumba

One of the best restaurants in town specializing in fresh fish and seafood. Upstairs the waterfront Macumba has four smallish rooms (M$400 to M$500) with funky Caribbean design details. The panoramic view of the pen…
Seafood in Río Lagartos

Ría Maya Restaurante

A popular two-story palapa with waterside sunset views, this is a good place to meet other travelers and form groups for boat tours. Lobster, at market price, is a delicious seasonal specialty.
Seafood in Río Lagartos

Restaurante La Torreja

Offers good meals and excellent coffee down on the waterfront near the lighthouse. This is a good place to meet other travelers and form groups for the boat tours.
Island in Río Lagartos

Isla Cerritos

Just 5km from the nearby fishing village of San Felipe, tiny Isla Cerritos was an important Maya port city back in the day. And while the entire island was covered with buildings during this era – archaeological exp…