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The Five AvenueThe most Important street in Mexico, you can find Shopping, Souvenirs, Jewelry stores,Bars, etc.
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  • Average14%
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“fifth avenue” (163 reviews)
“great shopping” (113 reviews)
“lots of shops” (104 reviews)
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed today via mobile

From high end beauty stores to Mexican souvenirs you can find it all on Quinta. There are some really good restaurants as well.

Thank Cheriejay
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lots of stores to go to. We did not try the restaurants as our resort had yummy dishes but overall, a nice place to hang out.

Thank Ana M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This avenue is really awesome, all the tourists is there in the shopping center , drinking , walking , have fune there. You got to go definitely.

Thank Zergihno
Reviewed 2 days ago

We initially went to 5th avenue area, but didn't realise it went on further so we had another trip to explore the full extent of the vast array of shops

Thank Linda I
Reviewed 2 days ago

5th Avenue is a great place to visit, the shopping is great and loads of bargains to be got. A great selection of bars and Resteraunt's.

Thank Irene G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love 5th street and we went every evening while in playa. This is my third trip - the last being 4 years ago. The vendors have gotten out of hand with the harassment- it wasn't this bad in 2013. If they would leave me...More

Thank justfine7890
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Typical tourist thoroughfare. Go here if you like paying triple for fake Mexican food and being harassed by vendors at every second shop wanting you to take a look at their Chinese made souvenirs. In fairness, there are some original shops selling hecho en Mexico...More

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want anything in Playa, you will find it here. It is a cacophony of sound and sight. I got a nice local Tequila bottle here from a Tequila store. I am sure it was overpriced but whatever, everything on this street is. If...More

Thank amittraveller2017
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the many reasons to come to Playa del Carmen is the exciting 5th Ave with all the restaurants, bars, and shops. It is several miles long and closed off to only pedestrians making it a safe place to walk down the street. The...More

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 4 days ago

is a great place, the atmosphere is just great. People is friendly and the tourism is respected. You can find all prices for everything

Thank Lorena P
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20 February 2017|
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Response from CancunVIP10 | Reviewed this property |
I noticed at least two were open during my date three days ago in the evening and had people hand rolling cigars for the public to see.
10 February 2017|
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Response from travelgs | Reviewed this property |
yes there are a few pharmacias along the strip that sell beer and soda and water.
2 February 2017|
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Response from travelgs | Reviewed this property |
there are a few stores in town that sell liquor and mixes.