Akumal is located on the Eastern coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, on Mexico’s Caribbean coast. It is almost due South of Chicago and Indianapolis, and in the same time zone as these cities. It is located about 60 miles south of Cancun, which is easily accessible from the US via several major air carriers, including Continental, American, United and Frontier. Akumal is a direct drive south from Cancun Airport on Highway 307 (about an hour and fifteen minutes).
Vista del Mar Akumal Map