Fun with Surfboards
Alright, the Caribbean sea in the Tankah Tres' bay in front of Un Pedacito del Cielo doesn't compare to the Pe'ahi on the north shore of the island of Maui in Hawaii. Nonetheless that we offer for the pleasure of surfers amateurs, two surf boards to have fun in the bay. Practice on the sand, and bring the board with you in the water, where risk doesn't exist, and let your kids and teenagers surf the Caribbean sea in the Tankah Tres' Bay. Those boards are lightweight, and easy to carry. Each measure about 6 inches (1.8 meters). Borrow them, enjoy the sea and the sun, and bring back some memorable photographs!
Relaxation and Pleasure
Strategically located (1 hour and 15 minutes from Cancun, 30 minutes from Playa del Carmen and 10 minutes from Tulum, 5 minutes from Xel-Ha), and walking distance from a natural cenote "Manatee". Facing East on the Caribbean sea front, you will awaken in your pillow top beds to amazing sunrises. Start reading the online news on your tablet or laptop. The villa is covered with Secure WIFI from the ground floor to the upper level. Enjoy a fresh coffee on the upper terrace and watch nature waking-up. Look around from this panoramic view. Observe fisherman on the other side of the reef fishing in the first hours of the morning.
Un Pedacito del Cielo's Tropical garden and the Tankah Tres Bay is a great place to perform the bird watching activity. By just observing in the garden or walking on the shore, you can witness some of the most known birds and raptors in the Yucatan peninsula. Some of the birds that can be observed are pelicans, seagulls, frigate birds, white-tailed tropicbirds, cormorants, herons, flamingos, hawks and eagles, amongst others.
Photographers, don't forget your telephoto lens and observers, we offer a pair of googles for your pleasure.
Snorkelling in the Tankah Tres' Bay
Grab your mask, tube and fins and enjoy a nice snorkelling swim in the crystalline surface of the Caribbean sea. Look at over 10 species of corals, tropical fishes and during the season, turtles laying eggs on the villa's beach. Enjoy the warmth of the sea, discover the marine life, parrotfish, angelfish, morays, sea stars, seahorses – gathers nearby the corals and along the edges of the bay. For strong swimmers, further in the bay you can discover huge corals spread in the sea, or straight in front of the villa, a wall topped with hard and soft corals (the reef) that protects you from high waves and larger fishes.
Luxury doesn't overcome environmental preservation. Active proponent in nature and wildlife protection and preservation, Un Pedacito del Cielo has been design to leverage the natural source of energy coming from the sun. All the house runs pretty much using exclusively solar power, therefore creating this atmosphere in harmony with nature, a place of spirituality and a place where one could nourish the soul. In this regards, walking on the shore will bring you the most spectacular scenery you could imagine. From the breathtaking sunrise to the one-of-a-kind sunsets. Stay up late at night, as there is no light pollution nearby, observe the extraordinary scenery of the stars and the milky-way. Un Pedacito del Cielo is your ideal villa for rent in the Mayan Riviera, Mexico.
Lush Tropical Garden
For the nature enthousiams, Un Pedacito del Cielo has in front of the house a Tropical Garden in which you can relax and observe birds, butterflies, lezards and iguanas. The garden, in front of the house is right at the entrance of the villa, on both sides, the left side being the largest. The garden by its location, is sheltered from the wind and offers you a nice place for meditation. Bloomed year round, enjoy peaceful moments between the hibiscus, narcissus flowers, coconut trees, aloes, palm trees, and bougainvilleas amongst others.
Kayaking in the Tankah Tres' Bay
The Tankah Tres Bay, is about 0.8 mile (1 kilometer) wide (from the shore to the reef) and about 4.3 mile (5 kilometers long) opening itself into the Caribbean sea. The reef protects the bay from strong current and waves, therefore bringing the perfect situation for kayaking and enjoying the sea life from above. Take one of our 3 available kayaks (2 single and 1 double), note that we do have life jackets) and enjoy a peaceful and enjoyable paddle in the sea. As you get further from the shore, the water becomes crystalline where suddenly corals underneath reveal their colours, shape and structure. Relax and attach your kayak at one of the many buoys and have a little nap at the breeze, listening to the water clapping against your kayak.
Nature around the Tankah Tres Bay
The pristine Tankah Tres Bay offers many nature attractions and observations for the enthousiasts. Walking along the Bay, you can observe baby stingrays by the end of the afternoon getting some warmth in a few inches of water, pelicans resting on a little rock bed above sea level to dry their feathers. The villa's beach is a refuge for turtles. During the laying eggs season, turtles comes on the villa's beach, dig holes and lay eggs. 90 days later, eggs hatch and baby turtles escape from the sand and walk towards the sea and swim to meet their mother waiting for them and then disappear in the depths of the Caribbean sea.
Cenote snorkeling at Un Pedacito del Cielo
Un Pedacito del Cielo has all to offer: piece, rest, relaxation, Mayan civilization discoveries, fun, and snorkelling in one of the most beautiful bay in the Riviera Maya or in the nearby cenote "Manatee" just walking distance from Un Pedacito del Cielo. Bring your snorkelling equipment and observe the freshwater fishes!