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From Cancún: Private History Tour of Tulum and Coba Ruins

From Cancún: Private History Tour of Tulum and Coba Ruins

From US$ 550 per group up to 4

Learn more about the secrets of the ancient Maya people on this full day tour of the Tulum and Coba ruins from Cancún. Marvel that these great civilizations and take a step into the past through these historical sites.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
The exact pickup time depends on the participants’ location. The driver will contact you the evening before Please wait at your hotel lobby 10 minutes before the stated pick up time. Guides will only wait 10 minutes for you before proceeding. Your tour guide will be holding a TripGuru sign waiting for you. If you are headed to the meeting point, we would like to stress that heavy traffic in the mornings is expected, and can vary greatly when compared to the travel time stated in navigation apps (e.g. Google Maps, Waze, etc.). Please ensure that you leave enough time to reach your destination.
Private group


  • Uncover the stories and secrets of the ancient Maya people with an expert guide
  • See the spectacular archaeological site of Tulum
  • Take photos of the stunning pyramid structures and picturesque jungle and sea background
  • Explore the ancient Coba ruins and learn about this once great Mayan city
Full description

Soak up the fascinating history and stories of the Mayan people in this tour from Cancún to the ancient ruins of Tulum and Coba.

Start your journey with your expert guide picking you up directly from your accommodations. Sit back and relax as you travel to Tulum where you will enter the archaeological zone to see the pyramid-shaped structures up close. Listen as your guide tells you about the ancient inhabitants.

Snap some pictures of the gorgeous scenery and majestic-looking temples before cooling off in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle on your way to the Coba ruins. Visit one of the important ruin sites on the Yucatan Peninsula, the Coba ruins. Stand in what once was the center of a buzzing mecca with more than 50,000 inhabitants. Let your guide weave the rich tapestry of Coba’s history before you get some free time to wander around the fantastic site.

End the tour with a delicious local lunch before heading back to your accommodations in Cancún and Playa del Carmen.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English/Spanish-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees (Tulum 80pesos, Coba 80pesos)
  • Drinking water
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • People with respiratory issues
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • 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 are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Pickup is available for hotels in Cancún and Playa del Carmen
  • The use of a domestic video camera has a cost of 50 pesos
  • Drone cameras are not allowed in the federal area
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Product ID: 405822