Playa del Carmen (aka simply as Playa) is a port city located along Mexico's Caribbean (eastern) coast. It is part of the Quintana Roo state. Playa del Carmen's location on the Riviera Maya makes it a very popular tourist travel destination. Playa also hosts PGA Tour golf tournaments.
Playa del Carmen cruise terminal
Most large cruise ships to Playa del Carmen anchor and transport their passengers to the ferry terminal via tender boats. The ferry pier is conveniently located near the downtown's plaza. Often, after disembarking their passengers, the ship continues to and docks at some of the piers on the west coast of Cozumel Island.
Passengers disembarked at Playa del Carmen join again their cruise ship by taking the ferry to Cozumel.
Some ships may dock at Puerto Calica (aka Punta Venado). This cruise port is located approx 8 ml (13 km) south of Playa del Carmen. There tourist buses and taxis outside the terminal. Taxi fares to Playa are around USD 10.
Buses from Playa to Cancun leave every 15 min. Akumal (small beachfront resort) and Tulum (pre-Columbian Mayan walled city and main port to the ancient Mayan city Coba) are also a short distance away.
The Playa del Carmen cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Playa del Carmen, Calica, Mexico.
If you lose the Playa del Carmen location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Playa del Carmen cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Playa del Carmen, Calica, Mexico. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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1 January, 2017