Quinta Avenida, Playa del Carmen

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Walk along Quinta Avenida for a chance to browse hundreds of restaurants, bars, and shops. The town's main thoroughfare, this pedestrianized "Fifth Avenue" runs parallel to the ocean and serves as the hub of dining, shopping, and entertainment in the area. Most of the neighborhood's upscale restaurants serve Italian and Mexican cuisine, while the shops sell everything from authentic Cuban cigars to designer clothes imported from Europe. The avenue's vibrant atmosphere draws throngs of tourists, exploring the area on foot until the wee hours of the night. Nearby amenities include grocery stores, gas stations, and banks. Plan your Quinta Avenida visit and explore what else you can see and do in Playa del Carmen using our Playa del Carmen trip planning website.
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  • "Hi I am your waiter from resort name here. They are reading the resort bracelet and trying to get you into their shop or whatever. Other than that same old stuff many different shops. 
    "Hi I am your waiter from resort name here. They are reading the resort bracelet and trying to get you into their shop or whatever. Other than that same old stuff many different shops.  more »
  • We love staying in this area and the main reason is because we can walk into town and eat, shop browse, this past trip it felt more aggressive with the people coming up to you. at one point after... 
    We love staying in this area and the main reason is because we can walk into town and eat, shop browse, this past trip it felt more aggressive with the people coming up to you. at one point after...  more »

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