Puerto Morelos

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The beach at Puerto Morelos in February 2007

Puerto Morelos is a town in Quintana Roo, Mexico's easternmost state, on the Yucatán Peninsula.

There are two parts to Puerto Morelos. The original coastal fishing village is now a laid-back, mixed-use neighborhood of private homes, hotels, condominiums, restaurants, and tourist shops. The second part is about 2 km inland and adjacent to Highway 307, on the western side. The inland portion is mainly single level dwellings for the local workers.

Coordinates: 20°51′13″N 86°52′31″W / 20.85361°N 86.87528°W / 20.85361; -86.87528