Xoy is located 120 miles (193 kilometers) away from Riviera Maya, a an important city in Mexico.
It's a missed chance if you limit your sightseeing to the attractions of Xoy because the surrounding region is dotted with a treasure-trove of wonderful things to see and do. Ticul, is 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southeast, and Santa Rosa can be found 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the east.
Yucatan is a great place to visit for those with a passion for open-air markets. The most rewarding places for tourists to visit when they discover a new place are the spots that offer a snapshot of the local culture. Don't skip Yucatan's art galleries, craft workshops and history museums.
Combine a little learning with leisure on your travels by joining one of Xoy's fascinating guided nature walks. Take a break from sightseeing and cool off with a spot of sea kayaking or scuba diving.
For many people, experiencing new horizons is as much about the culinary landscape as it is about taking photos of tourist attractions so make the effort to sample the food and drinks at the region's restaurants. You'll discover that avocados and bitter oranges are popular ingredients of typical local foods. Follow the hungry locals and order pollo pibil (chicken with axiote sauce) or sopa de lima (chicken and tortilla soup with lime).
At the conclusion of your time in Yucatan area, pack your traveling bag and bid Mexico a fond Adiós (farewell).