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  • Address: Mexico
  • Admission: Free
Tulum, the site of a Pre-Columbian Maya walled city and a port for Cobá, is one of the best preserved coastal Maya sites in the Yucatan. Highlights of these ruins include the Temple of the Frescoes which has spectacular figurines of the "diving god". The ruins are stunningly set against a backdrop of some of Mexico's best beaches that are also ideal for diving and snorkeling. Tulum also has freshwater cenotes, passageways to underground rivers.

Cool off at Boca Paila beach, a pristine area yet to be invaded by the big name resorts. Visit the craft markets or watch the Mayan Pole Flyers as you walk around town. A walk up Tulum Beach Road takes you to the Sian Ka'an Biosphere and Punta Allen. Further along is Tulum Pueblo with quaint local shops and restaurants to explore. Between the famous ruins and exceptional beach scene, Tulum is the perfect place for Cool off at Boca Paila beach, a pristine area yet to be invaded by the big name resorts. Visit the craft markets or watch the Mayan Pole Flyers as you walk around town.

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Just a short trip from the Hotel Zone of Cancun, Tulum allows vacationers to explore some of the Mayan history of the Yucatan. The spectacular ruins next to the sparkling waters make Tulum an ideal spot for a short trip from the Hotel Zone of Cancun to explore some of the Mayan history of the Yucatan.

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Private Tour: Early Access to Tulum with an Archaeologist and Xel-Há or Xcaret from Playa del ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 1

Private Tour: Early Access to Tulum with an Archaeologist and Xel-Há or Xcaret from Playa del Carmen

Beat the crowds to explore the ancient Mayan city of Tulum, and then choose to visit Xel-Há or Xcaret on this 8-hour private tour. After an early start, ...  Read more

Location: Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Duration: 12 hours (approx.)

From USD $218.99
Playa del Carmen Jungle Tour: Tulum, Cenote Snorkeling, 4x4 Ride and Ziplining, Playa del Carmen, ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Playa del Carmen Jungle Tour: Tulum, Cenote Snorkeling, 4x4 Ride and Ziplining

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 42 Reviews

There’s no shortage of adventure and spectacular sites on this full-day tour from Playa del Carmen. Wander the ancient blufftop city of Tulum, stroll along its ...  Read more

Location: Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $138.99
Cancun Super Saver: Tulum and Coba Ruins Including Cenote Swim and Lunch, Cancun, Cultural Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Cancun Super Saver: Tulum and Coba Ruins Including Cenote Swim and Lunch

4.5 star rating: Recommended 166 Reviews

Reveal the mysteries of ancient Mayan civilization with this Cancun Super Saver, a full-day adventure to Tulum and Coba combining two best-selling tours at a ...  Read more

Location: Cancun, Mexico
Duration: 11.5 hours

From USD $107.99
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3-in-1 Discovery Combo Tour: Tulum Ruins, Akumal Turtles Plus Cenote and Caves, Cancun, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

3-in-1 Discovery Combo Tour: Tulum Ruins, Akumal Turtles Plus Cenote and Caves

4.5 star rating: Recommended 8 Reviews

This is the perfect 3-in-1 combination tour of the Riviera Maya. You'll visit the Tulum ruins, then go snorkeling with turtles in the colorful coral reef in ...  Read more

Location: Cancun, Mexico
Duration: 7 hours (approx.)

From USD $109.00
Tulum Ruins Archaeological Tour from Cozumel, Cozumel, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Tulum Ruins Archaeological Tour from Cozumel

4.5 star rating: Recommended 27 Reviews

Enjoy a scenic 45-minute ferry ride to Playa del Carmen, then take an air conditioned bus to the walled city of Tulum, in which you will explore restored ...  Read more

Location: Cozumel, Mexico
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $75.00
Tulum and Xel-Ha All Inclusive Day Trip from Cancun, Cancun, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Tulum and Xel-Ha All Inclusive Day Trip from Cancun

4 star rating: Recommended 136 Reviews

Discover the mysterious beauty of Tulum and the stunning, natural Xel-Ha aquarium. This relaxing, all inclusive excursion from Cancun or Playa del Carmen will ...  Read more

Location: Cancun, Mexico
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $138.99
Coba Tulum and Cenote Tankach-Ha with Lunch, Cancun, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Coba Tulum and Cenote Tankach-Ha with Lunch

4.5 star rating: Recommended 12 Reviews

Seize a full day by visiting the three most know places: Tulum and Coba Ruins, the Cenote Tankach-Ha and enjoy a Lunch Buffet. Visit these two unique ...  Read more

Location: Cancun, Mexico
Duration: 1 day (approx.)

From USD $89.00
Coba, Tulum, and Cenote Tour from Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Coba, Tulum, and Cenote Tour from Playa del Carmen

4.5 star rating: Recommended 9 Reviews

This 12-hour guided tour takes you to the two most significant archaeological sites on the Riviera Maya such as the seaside city of Tulum, where ancient ruins ...  Read more

Location: Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Duration: 12 hours (approx.)

From USD $90.00
Cenote and Tulum Experience from Cancun, Cancun, Archaeology Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Cenote and Tulum Experience from Cancun

4 star rating: Recommended 6 Reviews

This is the opportunity to go to one cavern cenote where you can swim and explore Tulum,  an ancient walled city of the Mayan culture.

Location: Cancún, Mexico
Duration: 7 hours (approx.)

From USD $69.99
Viator Exclusive: Early Access to Tulum Ruins from Playa del Carmen with Archeologist, Playa del ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Viator Exclusive: Early Access to Tulum Ruins from Playa del Carmen with Archeologist

4.5 star rating: Recommended 66 Reviews

Explore the bluff-top Mayan city of Tulum without the usual crowds on this early morning tour with an archeologist guide — a Viator Exclusive that can't be ...  Read more

Location: Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)

From USD $44.99

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