Quintana Roo

Quintana Roo, also called the Mexican Caribbean is a state of that is part of the . It's shoreline along the Caribbean has grown in just a few decades into a major tourism destination.
Photo: Aurelio de Sandoval, CC BY 3.0.

Popular Destinations

is a popular Caribbean tourist destination on the northeast tip of 's Yucatán Peninsula, in Quintana Roo, which also is called the Mexican Caribbean. Photo: Lmbuga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of Quintana Roo in Mexico's . Photo: Battroid, Public domain.

is a island just off the in southeastern . Photo: Bz3rk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, or just "Playa" as it is also commonly referred to by locals, is a coastal resort town in Quintana Roo on the of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is on the , in . It is one of the earliest resorts in Mexico, offering a place of worship and solitude for the Mayan kings, clergy and gods in early times. Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Cobá is a large ruined city of the Pre-Columbian Maya civilization, located in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a town in Quintana Roo on the , about 20 km south of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an island in the state of Quintana Roo, located on the north coast of the . Photo: Dr Marin, Public domain.

is in Quintana Roo, . This area, anchored by the stunningly azure blue Lake , has a Yucatan small-village feel and is absent of busloads of tourists. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a small town between and on the of . Photo: Serge Melki, CC BY 2.0.

The is comprised of the area just south of the tip of the in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in the municipality of Othón P. Blancothe, state of Quintana Roo on the in , a short distance northeast of .

is a small sleepy fishing village on the in the municipality of Othón P.

is a small fishing village in the state of Quintana Roo in the Si'an Ka'an biosphere, with a friendly atmosphere and a good number of places to stay.

Quintana Roo

Latitude of center
19.6667° or 19° 40' north
Longitude of center
-88.5° or 88° 30' west
Q. Roo
31 metres (102 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 305626621
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Quintana Roo
  • Arabic: كينتانا رو
  • Arabic: ولاية كوينتانا رو
  • Arabic: ولايه كينتانا رو
  • Aragonese: Quintana Roo
  • Armenian: Կինտանա Ռոո
  • Aymara: Quintana Roo Istadu
  • Basque: Quintana Roo
  • Belarusian: Кінтана-Роа
  • Belarusian: Кінтана-Роо
  • Belarusian: штат Кінтана-Роа
  • Bengali: কিন্তানা রো
  • Breton: Quintana Roo
  • Bulgarian: Кинтана Ро
  • Bulgarian: Кинтана Роо
  • Catalan: Estat de Quintana Roo
  • Catalan: Quintana Roo
  • Cebuano: Estado de Quintana Roo
  • Cheyenne: Quintana Roo
  • Chinese: Quintana Roo Chiu
  • Chinese: 金塔納羅奥州
  • Chinese: 金塔納羅奧州
  • Chinese: 金塔纳罗奥州
  • Cornish: Quintana Roo
  • Croatian: Quintana Roo
  • Czech: Quintana Roo
  • Danish: Quintana Roo
  • Dutch: Quintana Roo
  • Esperanto: Kintanaroo
  • Esperanto: Quintana Roo
  • Estonian: Quintana Roo
  • Estonian: Quintana Roo osariik
  • Finnish: Quintana Roo
  • French: Estado Libre y Soberano de Quintana Roo
  • French: MX-ROO
  • French: Quintana Roo
  • French: Quitana Roo
  • French: État de Quintana Roo
  • Galician: Quintana Roo
  • Georgian: კინტანა-როო
  • Georgian: კინტანა-როოს შტატი
  • German: MX-ROO
  • German: Quintana Roo
  • Greek: Κιντάνα Ρόο
  • Gujarati: ક્વિન્ટાના રુ
  • Hebrew: קינטנה רו
  • Hebrew: קינטנה רואו
  • Hindi: क्विंटाना रू
  • Hungarian: Quintana Roo
  • Iloko: Quintana Roo
  • Indonesian: Quintana Roo
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Quintana Roo
  • Irish: Quintana Roo
  • Italian: Quintana Roo
  • Japanese: キンタナ・ロー州
  • Japanese: キンターナ・ロー州
  • Kannada: ಕ್ವಿಂಟಾನಾ ರೂ
  • Korean: 킨타나로오
  • Korean: 킨타나로오주
  • Ladino: Quintana Roo
  • Lao: Quintana Roo
  • Latin: Quintana Roo
  • Latin: Quintana Rooa
  • Latvian: Kintana Roo
  • Lithuanian: Kintana Ro
  • Lithuanian: Kintana Roo
  • Lithuanian: Kintana Roo valstija
  • Macedonian: Кинтана Ро
  • Malagasy: Quintana Roo
  • Malay: Quintana Roo
  • Marathi: किंताना रू
  • Marathi: किंताना रो
  • Mazanderani: کینتانا رو
  • Min Nan Chinese: Quintana Roo Chiu
  • Northern Frisian: Quintana Roo (Bundesstoot)
  • Northern Frisian: Quintana Roo
  • Norwegian: Quintana Roo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Estado Libre y Soberano de Quintana Roo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Quintana Roo
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Quintana Roo
  • Occitan (post 1500): Quintana Roo
  • Pampanga: Quintana Roo
  • Persian: کینتانا رو
  • Piemontese: Quintana Roo
  • Polish: Quintana Roo
  • Portuguese: Quintana Roo
  • Quechua: Quintana Roo suyu
  • Romanian: Quintana Roo
  • Romansh: Quintana Roo
  • Russian: Кинтана-Роо
  • Sardinian: Chintana Ruu
  • Sardinian: Quintana Roo
  • Scots: Quintana Roo
  • Serbian: Estado de Quintana Roo
  • Serbian: Држава Кинтана Ро
  • Serbian: Кинтана Ро
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kintana Ro
  • Serbo-Croatian: Quintana Roo
  • Sinhala: ක්වින්ටනා රූ
  • Slovak: Quintana Roo
  • Spanish: Estado de Quintana Roo
  • Spanish: Quintana Roo
  • Swahili: Quintana Roo
  • Swedish: Quintana Roo
  • Tagalog: Quintana Roo
  • Tajik: Иёлати Кинтана Роо
  • Tajik: Кинтана-Роо
  • Tamil: குயின்டனா ரூ
  • Tatar: Кинтана-Роо
  • Telugu: క్వింటానా రూ
  • Thai: Quintana Roo
  • Thai: รัฐกินตานาโร
  • Turkish: Quintana Roo
  • Ukrainian: Кінтана-Роо
  • Urdu: کوینتانا رو
  • Uzbek: Kintana-Roo
  • Uzbek: Kintana-roo
  • Vietnamese: Quintana Roo
  • Waray (Philippines): Quintana Roo
  • Welsh: Quintana Roo
  • Western Panjabi: کونٹانا رو
  • Wu Chinese: 金塔纳罗奥州
  • Yue Chinese: 金塔納羅奧州
  • Quintana
  • Territorio de Quintana Roo

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