Cancun and The Riviera Maya (Tulum) are tourism and resort districts located in Mexico, completely within the state of Quintana Roo on the Yucatan Peninsula. Famous for their natural beauty, white sand beaches, turquoise seas, tropical jungles and diversity of species, their lodging options include luxury and large scale all-inclusive resorts to charming boutique hotels. All kinds of exciting activities can be done in the area like jet-skiing, snorkeling, scuba diving, swimming in cenotes, zip-lining, horse riding, sailing and guided jungle tours. Archeology is also a big tourist draw in the area, including the popular archeological such as Tulum ruins on the coast, and Chichen Itza and Coba located some distance inland. A great variety of night life, shopping, and golfing activities can also be found, making Cancun and Riviera Maya a vacation spot that will make everyone want to come back for more.