See the ruins and temples of the pre-Columbian Maya city of Tulum, and discover the underground pools of Xel-Ha on a 10-hour tour from Cancun. Learn more about one of Mexico’s most important archaeological sites, and marvel at tropical fish.
What to Expect
Visit the walled city of Tulum on a full-day sightseeing tour from Cancun. Following a pick-up from your hotel, transfer by air-conditioned vehicle to the Maya site perched on the cliffs of the Mexican Caribbean.
Tulum served as a major port for Cobá and the natural aquarium of Xel-Ha, now a theme park in what is considered the largest aquarium in the world. See buildings from the 12th century at one of the most important trading ports of the Mayan people Tulum was one of the few cities still inhabited when the Spanish arrived, and your guide will tell you the history of buildings such as the castle, Temple of the Masks and the god Chac.
Continue to Xel Ha, so-named because of the union of waters of the underground rivers and salty Caribbean Sea. Enjoy an all-inclusive ticket to Xel-Ha’s attractions, such as the chance to swim with dolphins and snorkel with tropical fish.
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
- Entrance fee to Tulum
- Entrance fee to Xel-Ha
- Lunch and beverages in Xel-Ha
Know Before You Go
• Please contact a local representative to confirm your hotel pick-up time at least 24 hours in advance using the phone number listed on your voucher, or send an email including your hotel name and any special requests
• Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and bring money for personal expenses