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The entryway to the Mayan world

Progreso’s status as the most important port in the Yucatan peninsula make it a destination no tourist should miss. Walking its beautiful boardwalk by the shore, enjoying water sports and many other activities are offered by this port, where fun, comfort and beauty are guaranteed, as is your satisfaction.

The Progreso deepwater port is both a linking point for tourism and a border open to commercial exchange with the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean and the Atlantic Ocean. There’s a terminal with immigration offices, handicraft shops, bars, rest areas, duty free shops, public telephone services, vehicle rentals and free transportation from the terminal to the port. The excellent quality of its facilities, hospitality, attractions and the unparalleled Mayan culture make Progreso a fantastic destination for cruiseship tourism. The absolute highlight of the Port of Progreso is a walk down its recently remodeled boardwalk, with its many restaurants, handicraft shops and bars; you can also enjoy the dock and relax by the beach. Progreso awaits you with open arms; make sure to include it in your itinerary.

At the boardwalk, touristic boat rides are offered; prices for an hourly water scooter rental are between 550 and 600 pesos. Boat and banana boat rides are $40 pesos per person, in which they’ll take you out 200 meters into the sea, in front of the boardwalk. Yatch rentals include packages for wedding proposals, wedding night, summer parties, and romantic dinner on the sea for $6,000 pesos; birt

How to get there

Located 36 km north of Merida; take the Merida Progreso road, number 261. It’s 30 minutes by car, or 45 by bus. Buses can be taken at the Autoprogreso station, on Calle 62 between 65 and 67 in Merida Centro.


Progreso is accessible 24 hours a day; buses run from 5 am to 10 pm.

Suggestions and Information

Progreso takes the safety of its inhabitants and guests very seriously.To make your visit even more memorable, try to schedule it on any of the following dates: San Telmo Fair (15 days after Lent). The celebration of the Day of the Mexican Navy includes a concert by the Navy Marching Band the night of May 31 at the Plaza Militar, and the morning of June 1. There are pilgrimages in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe between December 1 and 12. Remember, it’s important to respect the area you’re visiting and keep it clean.


Lodging, house/room rentals, restaurants, banks, nightclubs, bars, travel agencies, car rentals, ground transportation, handicrafts, tour guides, catering, shopping, movie theaters, hospitals and clinics, currency exchange, marinas, haciendas, assistance, event planning, public restrooms and showers, parking.

Nearby places

Alternatives include the nearby ports of Chuburna and Chelem, with their own leisure options; Chicxulub, a small fisherman’s village, is another good option because of its beaches and seafood restaurants.

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EcotourismLocated on a beach of the Gulf of Mexico, Reef Yucatan All Inclusive is ideal for those who want to explore the attractions of Yucatan resort. This property offers a relaxed family atmosphere and simple facilities environment.

More information

Reef Yucatan is located in one of the most beautiful beaches and the few semi-virgin Gulf of Mexico, in the area of ​​Nuevo Yucatan less than an hour north from Merida International Airport.ALL INCLUSIVE A new development in an ecological area, surrounded by pre-Columbian history. Reef Yucatan All Inclusive Hotel and Convention Center has been designed taking into account the needs of today’s international traveler.5 Star Accommodation 147 spacious rooms decorated with Mexican textures influence Yucatan Peninsula, highlighting its foreign simulating a Villa Maya.

Specialty of Hotel

All Inclusive Hotel and Convention Center


Km. 32 Carretera Progreso-Telchac Puerto.Telchac  Puerto, YucatánC.P. 97407


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-King-size beds or two queen beds in all rooms.-Interconnecting available upon request-rooms.-Balconies and terraces in each room.-Ocean View, pool and gardens.-Air Conditioning.-Satellite TV.

Place or Destination

The hotel is 5 minutes from the newly discovered ruins of the Maya city of Xcambo, less than 30 minutes from the Nature Reserve and the ruins Dzilam Dzibilchaltún and less than 2 hours from two of the most important ruins of the Maya civilization, Chichen Itza (considered one of the 7 wonders of the world) and Uxmal.Merida is accessible by land via tour buses from Cancun and other cities in the Yucatan Peninsula. By air, there are direct flights mainly from Mexico City, Houston, Miami and Cancun with flights daily basis.

Hotel Category

Four Stars


Telchac, Puerto.