Tulum Things to Do

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  • 1. Tulum Ruins

    Does not take long to explore and easily combined with other excursions in the area. I was in and out within an hour. I saw everything but I am not one to stand and gaze so I am sure that is why it...

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  • 2. Beaches

    When visiting the Tulum ruins, there are two beaches. A small to the north of El Castillo and a larger one to the south of El Castillo. The small beach to the north was the only access to the ocean...

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  • 3. Gran Cenote

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This is an amazing cenote and well worth the cost. Our guide Julio did a great job keeping us safe and together. They provide everything you need .. just take bathing suit and cash to buy the pic's...

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  • 4. Tulum Town

    Tulum may not have the biggest or asthetically pleasing structures as some of the other Mayan ruins in the region but it has a tropical beauty of it's own that no other Mayan ruin can claim. Take the...

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  • 5. Sian Ka an Biosphere Reserve

    We spent 2 nights in Cesiak in the Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve and rose at 5am to welcome in the morning - "You can sleep when you're dead!". The wildlife at this hour is a joy to observe and the...

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  • 6. Temple of the Descending God

    I don't what the actual name of this structure is but I do know what makes it unique. Inside of the building is a mural that depicts a reference to a "Descending God", which is unusual for the Mayan's...

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  • 7. Coba Pyramids

    Tulum has a great set of ruins that you should definitely visit. However, just 45 minutes away on bus (1st class ADO) is another set of ruins that are amazing as well. I definitely recommend visiting...

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  • 8. Snorkeling

    Many tourists will go to X-Caret (www.xcaret.com) for snorkelling, the underground river being one of the most interesting places I did snorkeling. They also have a little beach and other places to...

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  • 9. Los Voladores

    After you park your car and proceed to the ticket booth, you have a choice. You can drive your ass on the chu-chu train or you can walk few minutes (really painless walk). By the Chu-chu train stop...

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  • 10. El Castillo

    The main temple EL CASTILLO looks spectacular as it sits on the edge of the limestone cliff, overlooking the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea. If you face the Castillo from the front, the Templo...

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  • 11. Temple of the Frescoes

    The Temple of Frescoes TEMPLO DE LOS FRESCOS contains interior murals depicting Maya gods and symbols of nature's fertility: rain, corn and fish. Unfortunately, this section was roped off, so you...

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  • 12. Xel Ha

    Xel-Ha is an ecological water theme park located on the Mayan Riviera. It was not far from our resort and we had been told by others it was a great place to visit. I wasn't sure what to expect but I...

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  • 13. Temple of the Wind

    Right below El Castillo to the North there is the TEMPLO DEL VIENTO The Temple of the Wind, a small, single-roomed structure, standing on a round stone platform. It is believed to have been dedicated...

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  • 14. Iguana Watching

    Tulum is a nice place, and it is definitely worth visiting for its historical architecture and landscaping as much as breathtaking beach views. But there is one more reason to visit Tulum. THE...

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  • 15. House of the Halach Uinic

    The House of Halach Uinic is not a temple but a residence. Halach Uinic means First Lord so it is thought that this palce used to belong tothe ruler of Tulum city. Sadly much of this building has...

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  • 16. House of the Columns

    Another type of residence in Tulum can be seen in the House of the Columns, which is also known as The Great Palace. This building appearsto be one of the largest residential buildings in Tulum. Like...

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  • 17. Paraiso Beach Kite Surfing

    The Mayan archaeological site of Tulum may be one of the main tourist attractions of the Yucatán peninsula, and the archaeological part of it may not be as impressive as Palenque or Chichen Itzá,...

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  • 18. Temple of the Sea

    On the right side of El Castillo is another small temple, called The temple of the sea. It is like a mirrored reflection of Templo del viento on the left side of El Castillo. Templo del mar is just a...

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  • 19. Temple of the Initial Series

    On the right side of El Castillo is the Temple of the Initial Series. Here they found a stelae that was older than the city, and that's how the temple got it's name. Unfortunately you can not see this...

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  • 20. Monkey adventure in Mexico near Playa Del Carmen

    If you are going to be in the Playa del Carmen or Tulum area and you might be interested in The Jungle place. They have a passion for saving Monkeys and for...

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  • 21. Cenote Calavera

    She says, "I don't like this cenote! It's spooky and I tell you there's something big down there!" My tanned friend has actually turned white after swimming in...

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  • 22. Learning Spanish in Tulum

    Instituto Chac-Mool Spanish School opened a campus in Tulum, Mexico in 2011, a satellite school of their main Spanish immersion school in Cuernavaca, Mexico....

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  • 23. 2 wonderful tours with Mexico Kan Tours

    Hi everybody,I'm french and I did 2 amazing tours with Mexico Kan Tours last november departing from my hotel in Tulum : the Sian Kaan Muyil and Maya Inland...

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  • 24. Eco-cultural and adventure tours - MexicoKanTours

    MEXICO KAN TOURS is a local agency located in Tulum Riviera Maya offering various activities in the riviera Maya; eco-cultural and adventure tours, but also...

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  • 25. Eco-cultural and adventure tours - MexicoKanTours

    MEXICO KAN TOURS is a local agency located in Tulum Riviera Maya offering various activities in the riviera Maya; eco-cultural and adventure tours, but also...

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