Planning your visit to Xcalak starts here. Decide when to visit and what you want to do. From Cancun, you’re best bet is to rent a car and drive to Xcalak, but if you’re budget doesn’t allow it there’s also a bus. Look below to find out about restaurants, food, and grocery trucks in Xcalak.

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Accommodations in Xcalak - Overview

Accommodations in Xcalak & Picking a Place to Stay

Will seeing the best accommodations in Xcalak (complete with pictures + details), help you pick a place to stay? Heck yes! But. You could still end...
Choosing where to stay in Xcalak Beach

Choosing Where to Stay in Xcalak

Once you've made the (awesome) choice to visit, it's time to start deciding where to stay in Xcalak. Use this guide to match your...
Xcalak Beach Hotels: What to Expect image on the beach

Xcalak Beach Hotels: What to Expect

Xcalak's beaches are remote, and hardly developed. It's pretty much just turquoise water, palm trees and sand. You won't find annoying beach vendors, Jet-Ski...
Getting to Xcalak - truck ready to hit the road

Getting to Xcalak Mexico

So you want to know how to get to Xcalak? The best way to get there is to rent a car and drive. The...
When to Visit Xcalak

When to Visit Xcalak

There isn't just one "best" time to visit Xcalak. The best time depends on your priorities – whether you're looking for the perfect beach...
Gulf Mexico Xcalak Map

Map of Xcalak Mexico

It's going to take you 6 hours to drive to Xcalak from Cancun. Don't waste time searching for your hotel. Don't drive past your...
Grocery Trucks & Buying Food in Xcalak - grocery truck at the beach

Grocery Trucks and Buying Food in Xcalak

If you are staying in Xcalak and you like cooking, get a place with a kitchen. There aren't many restaurants in Xcalak, and cooking...
Restaurants in Xcalak

Restaurants in Xcalak

Xcalak has a population of only 400 locals plus a few lucky expats, so it shouldn't come as a shock that the selection of...

Ultimate List of Things to Do in Xcalak

Lonely Planet describes Xcalak as "this tiny town plopped in the middle of nowhere" and lists only six things to do. Of those six...