Yucatán Peninsula Maps
These free, printable travel maps of the Yucatán Peninsula are divided into seven regions:
- Cancún & Isla Cozumel
- The Riviera Maya
- Tulum and Southern Quintana Roo
- The State of Yucatán
- The State of Campeche
- The State of Tabasco
- The State of Chiapas
Explore The Yucatán Peninsula with these helpful travel maps from the eleventh edition of Moon Yucatán Peninsula.
Travel Maps of the Yucatán Peninsula
Cancún & Isla Cozumel
For full-color, in-depth maps of Cancún & Isla Cozumel, visit our Cancún and Cozumel travel maps page.
The Riviera Maya
Stretching 130 kilometers (81 miles) from Cancún to Tulum, the Riviera Maya has megaresorts and boutique bed-and-breakfasts, busy cities and quiet villages, great reef diving and amazing cenotes (freshwater sinkholes). Playa del Carmen has the area’s largest selection of hotels, food, nightlife, and services; try Puerto Morelos and Akumal for something a bit smaller, or isolated clusters of beachfront hotels like Tankah Tres for even more R&R.
Tulum and Southern Quintana Roo
Tulum is justly famous for its stunning beaches, eco-chic bungalows, and namesake Maya ruin, with a dramatic view of the Caribbean. Directly south is the pristine Sian Ka’an Biosphere reserve and beyond that the isolated beach towns of the Costa Maya. There’s a lovely freshwater lagoon, Laguna Bacalar, a short distance from Chetumal, the busy state capital and gateway to Belize.
The State of Yucatán
There’s no place like Yucatán state for culture, history, and charm. Mérida, the capital, is a beautiful colonial city with excellent museums and music and dance performances. Yucatán is also home to Maya must-sees like Chichén itzá and Uxmal, plus myriad smaller and less-visited ruins. As if that weren’t enough, the state has great options for bird-watching, caving, kiteboarding, and swimming in cenotes, too.
The State of Campeche
In colonial times, Campeche City constructed a massive wall to ward off frequent pirate attacks. Today, the same bulwarks mark the city’s colonial core of brightly painted buildings and beautiful churches, akin to Mérida but far less visited. Southern Campeche has numerous Maya ruins, also seldom visited, including the massive city of Calakmul, today buried deep in a forest reserve that’s home to parrots, monkeys, even jaguars.
The State of Tabasco
The State of Chiapas
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