1. What is the Riviera Maya® Destination Marketing Office?
The Riviera Maya® Destination Marketing Office or Tourist Promotion Trust is the official organism in charge of positioning and promoting this destination worldwide.
2. What is the Riviera Maya® and where is it located?
The Riviera Maya® is a tourism corridor in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. It begins south of Cancun International Airport and ends at the villages of Carrillo Puerto and José María Morelos. It is therefore composed by several cities and tourist spots.
3. What are the main ways to get to the Riviera Maya®?
Cancun International Airport (the second largest in Mexico), located north to the Riviera Maya®, as well as the Cozumel International Airport, located a few miles from Playa del Carmen, the most important and representative city of the Riviera Maya. Also, the island of Cozumel is an arriving port for international cruise ships coming from all around the world.
4. Which are the regular flights and airlines that arrive to Cancun to get to the Riviera Maya®?
The main national and international airlines operate regular flights to Cancun:
Aeroméxico - www.aeromexico.com
Interjet - www.interjet.com.mx
Magnicharters - www.magnicharter.com.mx
Volaris - www.volaris.com.mx
Air Canada - www.aircanada.ca
Air Europa - www.aireuropa.com
Air France - www.airfrance.com
Air Transat - www.airtransat.com
Champion - www.championair.com
Condor - www.condor.com
Continental - www.continental.com
COPA - www.copaair.com
Cubana - www.cubana.cu
Delta - www.delta.com
Frontier Airlines - www.frontierairlines.com
Taca - www.taca.com
Iberia - www.iberia.com
LAN - www.lan.com
Northwest - www.nwa.com
RyanAir - www.ryanair.com
Sky Service - www.skyserviceairlines.com
United - www.united.com
US Airways - www.usairways.com
USA 3000 - www.usa3000airlines.com
5. How many hotels and hotel rooms are there in the Riviera Maya®?
There are 378 hotels, with a total of 38,477 rooms.
6. What kind of accommodation does the Riviera Maya® offer?
One of the main reasons why a group decides to hold an event in the Riviera Maya® is precisely the hotels' offer, covering all categories: from small boutique hotels, eco huts and cabins, medium hotel with lounges, and large all-inclusive resorts and complexes of two or more hotels, with convention centers, ballrooms, theaters and any service or facility imaginable for meetings, incentives, conventions, events and all-size groups.
7. What is the ALL INCLUSIVE system that many hotels along the Riviera Maya® do use?
The all-inclusive (todo incluido in Spanish) is a system which consists that for a single, unique price, guests are entitled to accommodations, unlimited food and beverage, recreation and sports, entertainment, taxes and gratuities. Includes may vary from one hotel to another, due to their category and their own policies.
8. How to use the site and get the most of www.rivieramayameetings.com?
You will find on our site all the necessary tools for the optimal organization of your convention, congress or incentive travel, with the latest information of each hotel and service provider, as well as general information especially focused on the niche of groups, covering subjects of interest, like customs, exchange rates, migration, transportation and much more.
By accessing and registering, the site will let you save your search and create lists on your travel arrangements and activities of your groups, send RFPs to the chosen hotels and even upload your own RFP. You can also make as many lists as you need for your various clients and send all the information by email.
9. Do I have to register in order to access to the tools?
Yes. Register is required in order to use the site. As a registered user, you will be able to use the valuable tools on the site.
10. What events have been carried out successfully in the Riviera Maya®?
The COP16 in 2010, with the participation of more than 14,000 attendees.