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  1. Mexico
  2. Quintana Roo
  3. Riviera Maya
  4. Playa del Carmen

Tulum, Cobá and Hilario Cave Day Trip with Transfer Options

Product ID: 74037
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Explore the Mayan cities of Tulum and Cobá on a full-day small group or private tour from Playa del Carmen or Cancun. Visit a sacred sinkhole of the Mayans, enter a cave full of amazing stalactites, taste regional foods Cenotes Hidden Treasure Restaurant.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Your hotel lobby
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the majestic Mayan temples and city walls of Tulum
  • Explore the once powerful city of Cobá
  • Enter a cave full of amazing stalactites and crystalline waters
Full description
Journey to the archaeological site of Tulum to investigate the ruins of a port city of the Mayan civilization, once ruled by the supreme Halach Uinicoob.

See the remains of the palaces and temples that still show a wealth of paintings and decorations from the stunning cliff-top location. Discover the zac beoob (white paths) that reveal the infrastructure of the city from the 10th century. Contrast the beauty of this cultural icon with the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.

Next, take a 45-minute drive to Cobá, considered one of the most important cities at the height of Mayan civilization. Marvel at its many powerful monuments and representations of the internal and external zac beoobs that connected the buildings and cities. The longest runs for an amazing 100 kilometers to the Mayan city of Yaxuna. Climb the 42-meter tall pyramid to experience a living testament to the mysticism of the past. The 2-kilometer tour to the main pyramid can be done by tricycle (a taxi for 2 with driver included) or you can ride a bicycle along the flat paths.

Enjoy lunch at Cenotes Hidden Treasure restaurant. Taste regional dishes and try some authentic handmade corn tortillas. Go to the closed cenote (sinkhole) of Hilario Cenote Cave, and enter a cave full of stalactites and crystalline waters via a spiral staircase. Experience the sensation of bathing in water at around 20 to 21 degrees Celsius.

End your day trip at Playa Paraíso, where the fine white sand is a joy to touch. Experience one of the most privileged public beaches on the coast of Tulum, where the 120 kilometers of the Riviera Maya ends and the biosphere reserve of Sian Ka'an begins.
Includes
  • Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch
  • Light breakfast
  • Bottled water
  • All entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• The minimum age requirement for this tour is 18 years old
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 238 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.4/5
Safety
4.7/5

Organized by

Yalku Tours

Product ID: 74037