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From Cancun and Riviera Maya: Tulum, Muyil and Cenote Tour

3.9 / 5

68 reviews

Activity provider: TRANSLAMEX

From Cancun and Riviera Maya: Tulum, Muyil and Cenote Tour

Activity provider: TRANSLAMEX

From US$ 69 per person

Take a guided tour of the Tulum and Muyil ruins on this tour from Cancun and Riviera Maya. Have lunch and have a Mayan Chocolate experience in Muyil go for a dip in a cenote.

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Duration 11 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pickup possible from the lobby of your hotel.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the ruins of Muyil and Tulum
  • Swim in a beautiful cenote
  • See the remains of Mayan settlements
  • Enjoy traditional Mayan food
  • Go for a stroll along 5th Avenue in Playa del Carmen
Full description

Discover two of the fascinating Mayan sites in the Riviera Maya, swim in a stunning cenote, and enjoy some free time in the charming town of Playa del Carmen.

After a thorough guided tour through the well-preserved pre-Columbian buildings of the Tulum ruins, like El Castillo or The Temple of the Descending God, you will have plenty of free time to explore the site on your own. Take nice photos, Tulum is by far one of the prettiest archaeological sites in the world, overlooking the Mexican Caribbean Sea. After exploring Tulum, you'll take a journey into the jungle to the Muyil Mayan ruins site where you will see the tallest pyramid in the region, Nohoch Mul. Learn about local customs and Mayan history.

Then, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch of regional specialties. Swimming in a beautiful cenote is then the cherry on top of your day trip. After your refreshing swim, head to 5th Avenue in Playa del Carmen for shopping and people-watching, before heading back to Cancún.

Includes
  • Transportation by air-conditioned van or bus
  • Bilingual guide
  • Entrance fees to Tulum and Muyil
  • Guided tours at the archaeological sites
  • Lunch
  • Swimming at the Tankach -Ha cenote
  • Use of restrooms and changing rooms at the cenote
  • Free time in Playa del Carmen
  • Beverages
  • Photo or video fees
  • Food, other than the included lunch
  • Other activities at Tulum or Coba
  • Tips
  • Souvenirs
  • Any other product or service not mentioned above
  • Use of life jackets at the cenote
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.9 /5

based on 68 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.8/5
  • Transportation
    3.8/5
  • Value for money
    3.9/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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Very nice tour with many sights. Unfortunately, the time on site was a bit too short, but that's because everything is relatively far away from each other and several guests from several hotels are picked up. Also recommend the VIP upgrade for 250 M$. You will be provided with beer, cocktails and water (not too short).

December 8, 2021

It was a really good value. There was so much packed into the day and it ended up being more like 14 hours instead of 11 hours from pick-up to drop-off. We enjoyed each place, but would've liked more time in Coba as it felt a little rushed and it was really nice to cool down a little in the jungle. The food was way better than I expected and it was a highlight for my 10 year old to see a Mayan village. Only improvement needed was the van. There were pieces falling apart inside and we couldnt even see our a window from the back where we were sitting. That said, I would definitely recommend.

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July 21, 2021

For a last minute tour this was amazing. We booked the night before and we’re glad we did. Our tour guy Hector was great and knowledgeable. The tour gives you just enough time to explore a little bit at each location but not to much time. I would highly recommend it. Take towels and a change of clothes because the ride back gets cold.

July 9, 2021

Product ID: 161043