Regional and local handicrafts are famous for their appealing colors and imaginative shapes.There are many Riviera Maya shops and galleries showing with pride the best selection of handicrafts. Visit them and you will surely find the perfect gift or memento. For example, Yucatan Peninsula's semiprecious stones - amethyst, onyx, opal, turquoise, and lapis lazuli - are famous. Encrusted in silver or pewter, they become unique jewels.
In the Riviera Maya shops, you also find sombreros, sarapes, hammocks, beach wraps, clothes, and other imaginatively created objects. Products sold in the hotels' stores come from all regions of Mexico. Whether inspired by nature or by the people's traditional dress, each item has the distinctive seal of its skilled Mexican artisan. Riviera Maya shopping is something you cannot miss!