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Busy street lined with all kinds of shops, art and crafts galleries, cafes, restaurants and bars.
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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+52 984 179 1879
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Reviewed yesterday

So before going to 5th Ave I looked at a lot of tripadvisor ratings and got very very concerned about the experiences people were having! Let me be honest here, 5th Ave is absolutely a tourist trap, there are tonnes of people with tourist shops...More

Thank Anil T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a trip here and thank god we only had two hours to stay. The place is a swarm of shops all selling the same 'tat' but everyone thinking they can out do the next man. I know these people have to make a...More

Thank Warhol40
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have come to Mexico for our honeymoon and I so desperately wanted to visit some shops that they have that we don't! When we got dropped off it was about a 10 minute walk to sephora and bath and body works! We don't have...More

1  Thank hannah_bally96 .
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself and my husband came here to do some shopping but nothing could prepare us for what was about to come. The constant agg of "come into my shop" and "would you like to buy some weed or Charlie" and "oh I work in your...More

Thank rakalrach
Reviewed 6 days ago

People are so nice and friendly for the stuff they do in restaurants and bars Streets are so clean and professional thanks to people to do this

Thank Anita M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was provided by Sunwing/nexus tours for free as part of our package. Usually you would have to pay 4usd per person to take the bus. With this tour we stopped at a jewelry store, a tequila factory and 5th avenue. It was a...More

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were offered a free shopping trip to 5th Avenue as we booked some excursions. It wasnt as great as it sounds! We werent told about the first stop to a jewellery store for a tour. I was not at all interested and returned to...More

2  Thank NewportTara86
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got dropped off behind a bar ..entered the Main Street ..a guy said hi I know u I saw you at the hotel ..we thought nothing of it .then kept hearing more of the same lines .obviously they looked at colour of wristband and...More

Thank Chrisleejones
Reviewed 1 week ago

take a day trip.....enjoyed the experience.....love the mexician people! love to see the artists on the streets selling their wares.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is great, full of bars restaurants and souvenir shops. Very busy place but very good atmosphere .

Thank Dan R
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gfunk610
6 June 2018|
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Response from Ahmed E | Reviewed this property |
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Faylea A
12 May 2018|
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Response from Ahmed E | Reviewed this property |
Duty is the way to go. Three cartons for $80
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KP_Wildcat
29 March 2018|
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Response from jkjr2015 | Reviewed this property |
Best place is: CIGAR FACTORY. Corner of 5th and 16th (crossroad). They offer hand made cigars (thet roll them right there in the shop), as well as a variety of Cuban and Dominican cigars.
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