Day trip

Cancún: Tulum Archaeological Site and Cenote Guided Tour

Activity provider: Sat Mexico Tours
Day trip

Cancún: Tulum Archaeological Site and Cenote Guided Tour

Activity provider: Sat Mexico Tours
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Explore the history of the ancient Maya civilization with a visit to the archaeological site of Tulum and learn more about the former city and its landmark monuments. Then refresh at one the most beautiful cenotes in the area.

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Duration 5 - 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup optional
You will be picked up from your accommodation in Cancún. The pickup time will be between 7:00 AM and 8:00 AM and you will receive the exact details via email the day before your activity starts.


  • Learn about the Mayan civilization and their culture
  • Explore the ancient Mayan city of Tulum
  • Swim and refresh after a hot day
  • Visit one of the most beautiful cenotes in the peninsula
  • Discover the remains of ancient buildings
Full description

Discover the Tulum Archaeological Site and a picturesque cenote on a guided tour from Cancún. Learn about the ancient Mayan civilization as you see what remains of buildings such as the pyramid temple of El Castillo.

Start with a pickup from your hotel in Cancún. Travel to Tulum and explore one of the last cities built by the Mayans on an express tour of the archaeological site.

See the pyramid temple of El Castillo, the Temple of the Frescoes, and Templo Dios del Viento (Temple of the God of the Winds). You can then explore on your own and take in the views of the Caribbean Sea. Then, take some free time at the beach in Tulum.

Afterward, make a quick stop at a cenote where you will be able to refresh yourself with a swim at this natural sinkhole. Finally, relax on the journey back to your hotel in Cancún.

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Multilingual guide
  • Guided tour of Tulum
  • Stop at a cenote
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Cenote conservation fee ($15 USD per person)
  • Tulum entry tax ($5 USD)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 325 reviews

Review summary

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Definitely would recommend this trip! Our tour guide Samuel was very engaging. We got split into Spanish and English speakers for the tour and we were with Tino who gave us a very informative and educational tour of the archeological site. Made very interesting. The cenotes were beautiful! They weren’t full of tourist so we got to really enjoy them. We stayed pretty on schedule throughout the day and it was the perfect amount of time to enjoy each site. Definitely a must see if you are visiting Cancun! Strongly recommend this

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April 1, 2023

It was the most amazing cultural experience! Bus transfer is air conditioned and with sufficient space. The site seeing points they took us to had breathtaking scenery. Ruth was our tour guide and she was so friendly and helpful and gave us very interesting information about the Mayan village!

April 1, 2023

This tour was awesome and our guide Ruth was just great! We had a wonderful time and were amazed by all the things Ruth taught us about the Mayan culture. She was also happy to answer any of our questions. The cenotes we visited were stunning! I can highly recommend it!

April 1, 2023

Product ID: 115387