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Chichen Itza Early Access, Tequila Tasting & Buffet Lunch (Avoid the crowds)
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Chichen Itza Early Access, Tequila Tasting & Buffet Lunch (Avoid the crowds)

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Discover the ruins at Chichen Itza with a private archaeologist guide on this all-day Viator exclusive tour. Skip the lines and the crowds with early morning access and view parts of the ruins that most traditional tours don't visit.  Learn about Mexico's past through your guide's insightful commentary about this UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. A boxed lunch is also included for your convenience.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.00
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$29.00
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3-in-1 Discovery Combo Tour: Tulum Ruins, Reef Snorkeling Plus Cenote and Caves
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3-in-1 Discovery Combo Tour: Tulum Ruins, Reef Snorkeling Plus Cenote and Caves

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Explore coral reefs, ancient history, and nature in the Riviera Maya on an combination tour that features some of the best of Yucatan in a single day. Snorkel through the coral reef in the Caribbean Sea, visit the Tulum archeological site, and swim in a cenote, then explore a limestone cave and take a jungle walk. This tour includes entrance fees, a buffet lunch, and door-to-door transport from hotels in Cancun or Playa del Carmen.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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$109.00
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Chichen Itza All-Inclusive, Tequila tasting, Cenote Swim, Buffet & Valladolid

Chichen Itza All-Inclusive, Tequila tasting, Cenote Swim, Buffet & Valladolid

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Journey to Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula to visit the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza on this full-day excursion that includes easy hotel pickup and drop-off. Along with seeing El Castillo and learning how this pre-Columbian city played an important role in the Mayan civilization, visit the colonial town of Valladolid, stop at a cenote for a quick swim, and enjoy a buffet lunch.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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$29.00
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Tulum, Coba and Cenote Tour from Riviera Maya

Tulum, Coba and Cenote Tour from Riviera Maya

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Swap the beach for a fix of culture and history on this tour to the Tulum and Coba archaeological zones. Explore clifftop Maya ruins, climb the tallest pyramid in the Yucatan Peninsula, and swim in a jungle cenote. Opt to rent a bike or hire a bicitaxi and ride between the pyramids.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Visit to Chichen Itza, Ik Kil Cenote and Valladolid with Lunch from Cancun
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Visit to Chichen Itza, Ik Kil Cenote and Valladolid with Lunch from Cancun

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This full-day tour from Cancun packs a sightseeing punch—see Valladolid, a 16th-century colonial city, visit the ancient Maya civilization of Chichen Itza, a UNESCO Site, and have a chance to participate in an ancient Mayan purification ritual of Temazcal guided by a real shaman. In the archaeological zone, admire the Kukulkan pyramid and the Temple of Warriors. A guide explains the cultural importance of the landmarks you stroll past. Spend leisurely time relaxing in the peaceful cenote of Ik-Kil. With round-trip hotel transport, this is a hassle-free experience you don’t want to miss. *Please note that cenote Ik Kil is still closed and on the tour, at the moment, we will visit the cenote Selva Maya, which is very similar to Ikkil, until Ikkil is opened.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.00
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$84.00
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Chichen Itza, Cenote & Valladolid All-Inclusive Tour

Chichen Itza, Cenote & Valladolid All-Inclusive Tour

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The Yucatan Peninsula offers visitors a treasure trove of history, from the pre-Columbian archeological sites of the Maya civilization, to 16th century towns settled by the Spanish. Experience this history firsthand with a full-day tour from Cancun or the Riviera Maya. See the ancient Maya site Chichen Itza (admission not included) the pyramid of Kukulcan, and explore the architecture in Valladolid. After a busy day exploring, refresh yourself in the waters of the Saamal, and enjoy a delicious buffet meal.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00
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Day Trip To Tulum and Coba Ruins Including Cenote Swim and Lunch from Cancun

Day Trip To Tulum and Coba Ruins Including Cenote Swim and Lunch from Cancun

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Discover the essence of the ancient Maya civilization on this full-day excursion to Coba and the Tulum ruins. This Cancun Super Saver takes you to explore Tulum's ruins with an expert guide, then jump into a rejuvenating underground cenote. Tour Coba, a once-thriving Maya village deep in the rain forest. Enjoy Yucatanean specialties at a buffet lunch and round-trip transportation from your Cancun hotel.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.90
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Coba Ruins, Cho Ha Cenote, Tulum and Paradise Beach Day Trip with Lunch Included

Coba Ruins, Cho Ha Cenote, Tulum and Paradise Beach Day Trip with Lunch Included

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This small-group tour combines two impressive archeological sites of the Yucatán Peninsula: Coba and Tulum. Let a guide accompany you around the ruins and explain their significance. This day trip from Playa del Carmen includes hotel transport, beverages and a buffet lunch, plus a swim in Cho Ha Cenote.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.90
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Day Trip to Chichen Itza and Valladolid from Cancun with Cenote Swim and Lunch

Day Trip to Chichen Itza and Valladolid from Cancun with Cenote Swim and Lunch

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Explore spectacular Chichen Itza on this full-day tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stop for a swim in a nearby cenote before a certified guide leads you through the ancient capital of the Maya Empire, considered the most important archaeological zone of the Yucatán. Visit the ball court, El Castillo (the Castle), Pyramid of Kukulkan, and Temple of the Warriors. Then, indulge in a buffet lunch of regional dishes. Your Chichen Itza day trip includes round-trip hotel transport from Cancun.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.99
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Tulum and Cenotes Tour
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Tulum and Cenotes Tour

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Visit two of the biggest draws in the Yucatan on this tour to the Tulum Archaeological Site and Cenote Kin Ha from Cancun. Not only do you get a guided tour of the massive archaeological site—a lot to cover on your own—but you get to make the most of your time in the area by visiting the beautiful cenote. You can swim there, too, if you pay a fee upon arrival.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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Tulum Ruins Tour (Private, Half Day)

Tulum Ruins Tour (Private, Half Day)

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Avoid the midday sun on a morning tour of Tulum’s ruins, with included round-trip transfer by air-conditioned vehicle from your hotel, and learn about the archaeological site’s history as you explore with your guide. Keep energized with complimentary refreshment provided, and capture memorable snaps of the ancient structure against the backdrop of the Caribbean Sea.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.00
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$84.00
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Tulum, Coba, Playa Del Carmen and Cenote Day Tour

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Tulum, Coba, Playa Del Carmen and Cenote Day Tour

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Visit two of the most important Maya archaeological sites on this full-day tour: Coba and Tulum. Admire the backdrop of the Caribbean Sea while exploring the temples and pyramids of Tulum with a certified guide, then head to Coba to climb to the top of Nohoch Muul—the tallest pyramid on the Yucatán Peninsula. In the afternoon, take a swim in a 'cenote' (underground cave), sit down for a traditional Mexican lunch, and explore the city of Playa del Carmen. Round-trip transport is included.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.70
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Chichen Itza Premier with Sacred Cenote from Cancun and Mayan Riviera

Chichen Itza Premier with Sacred Cenote from Cancun and Mayan Riviera

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Explore the ancient Mayan city of Chichén Itzá on an all-day tour from Playa del Carmen. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel to this important pre-Columbian ceremonial center to learn about its temples, observatory, pyramid, and ball court from an informative guide. Cool off in the holy waters of cenote before grabbing lunch at its namesake restaurant (included in the tour price).
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$129.00
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Day Trip to Tulum, Coba and Cenote Maya
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Day Trip to Tulum, Coba and Cenote Maya

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Avoid long lines to access the archaeological sites, we are a recognized company with the mexican government that has the benefit of having quick access. The cenote that you will know is not open to the general public, it is only for certified companies like us.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.72
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Chichen Itza Valladolid and Cenote tour

Chichen Itza Valladolid and Cenote tour

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Enhance your experience of Chichen Itza by combining the archaeological site with a cenote and the colonial town of Valladolid on a full-day tour. Departing from Cancun, you’ll travel by air-conditioned coach to Chichen Itza, one of the New7Wonders of the World, for a guided tour. Cool down during a cenote swim and take a whistle-stop tour of Valladolid, a pretty colonial town. A buffet lunch, two drinks, and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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Private Tour: 2 Mayan cities in one day, Tulum and Coba

Private Tour: 2 Mayan cities in one day, Tulum and Coba

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Don’t make a complicated vacation trip with an early start, it’s better you chose the starting time and visit two ruins sites in just one day. This Combo gives you the option to choose the order of activities and has all the “must” on your trip to the Mayan Riviera. Pictures, food, tradition, nature, and culture are part of this special adventure you can have on this private trip.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$305.00
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Chichen Itza Day Trip from Tulum Including Cenote and Lunch

Chichen Itza Day Trip from Tulum Including Cenote and Lunch

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The ancient archaeological site of Chichen Itza is one of the New 7 Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enhance your experience of Mexico’s iconic landmark on a day trip from Tulum, which includes lunch and a cenote visit. Plunge into the refreshing waters of Cenote Saamal, capture photographs of Chichen Itza highlights including the Kukulkan Pyramid, and feast on a buffet lunch inspired by Mexican classics. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Tulum are included.  
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.99
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$69.99
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Coba, Tulum and Cenote Swim

Coba, Tulum and Cenote Swim

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Discover two significant archaeological sites with this guided tour of Tulum and Coba. Walk past restored ruins at the former Maya trading post then scale Nohoch Mul at Coba, the Yucatán Peninsula’s tallest pyramid. Your full-day tour departs from Playa del Carmen hotels and includes a cenote swim and free time at the Caribbean beach of Playa Paraíso. Numbers are limited for a small-group experience.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.00
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Chichen Itza, Ek Balam and Cenote Hubiku Tour

Chichen Itza, Ek Balam and Cenote Hubiku Tour

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Spend a day exploring ancient Maya cities and an underground pool on a full-day tour from Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza, Cenote Hubiku, and Ek Balam. Visiting both Maya sites offers the chance to experience the most iconic ruins in the Yucatan, then tour a lesser-visited gem with vivid frescoes and a fascinating history. This tour includes pickup and drop-off in Playa del Carmen, entrance fees, breakfast and lunch, and it’s limited to 15 people for a personalized experience.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00
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$110.00
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Costa Maya Shore Excursion: Chacchoben Day Trip

Costa Maya Shore Excursion: Chacchoben Day Trip

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Disembark your cruise ship at the port of Casa Maya and embark on a shore excursion to the ancient Mayan city of Chacchoben. Discover the mystifying archeological site as you admire colossal pyramids and sacred temples that were only discovered in the late 20th century. Experience the diverse wildlife of the surrounding jungle as your knowledgeable guide offers a captivating commentary of the atmospheric ruins. Round-trip transport from the port in an air-conditioned minivan is included in the tour.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.11
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Tulum Xpress from Playa del Carmen

Tulum Xpress from Playa del Carmen

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Take a day trip to Tulum, a seaside oasis and ancient Mayan port city. Tour its well-preserved ruins that sit atop a towering cliff overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Your bilingual guide shares the history of the location and its importance to Mayan culture. This quick half-day trip gets you back to Puerto Morales in time for a late lunch or afternoon tour.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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Tulum Express Half-Day Tour from Playa del Carmen

Tulum Express Half-Day Tour from Playa del Carmen

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Visit the Maya city of Tulum on a 6-hour tour from Playa del Carmen, and explore temples, pyramids, and history at the edge of the Caribbean Sea. See the site on a two-hour guided tour, then enjoy an hour to explore on your own, snap photos, or visit the Tulum beach. This 6-hour tour includes pickup and drop-off at Playa del Carmen hotels, as well as entrance fees at the Tulum Archeological Site.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.67
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ATV, Ziplines and Cenote Tour at Extreme Adventure Eco Park Cancun
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ATV, Ziplines and Cenote Tour at Extreme Adventure Eco Park Cancun

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Combine a jungle zipline course, off-road ATV experience, and a cenote swim on a small-group adventure tour from Cancun to Extreme Adventure Eco Park. Take on a fun, family-friendly challenge in a scenic destination, with round-trip hotel transfer, refreshments, and all activities included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00
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VIP Chichen Itza Private Tour

VIP Chichen Itza Private Tour

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- Deep clean and sanitize van and equipment (done for every tour). - VIP Private Tour. Just for you. - Avoid the crowds & the midday heat. - Shortest travel time (Toll highway). - Be one of the firsts to arrive & take the best pictures. - Stay as long as you like in the archaeological site with your certified guide. - Jump & refresh in an amazing open sky Cenote. - Everything is done at your pace. No rush. - Customize the schedule if you want.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$227.18
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What people are saying about Archaeology Tours in Riviera Maya & the Yucatan

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Chichen Itza Early Access, Tequila Tasting & Buffet Lunch (Avoid the crowds)
"Frank, Rodrigo, and our bus driver Pablo did a great job on the tour. We were safe and learned lots about Mayan culture. Would definitely book with them again."..."
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3-in-1 Discovery Combo Tour: Tulum Ruins, Reef Snorkeling Plus Cenote and Caves
"Our guides were amazing! Marion and Jesus were perfect for our group! Everything was beautiful! It was a raining day, so we thought our day would be ruined! But they made it perfect! They took us to alt sites! Perfect"..."
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Chichen Itza All-Inclusive, Tequila tasting, Cenote Swim, Buffet & Valladolid
"This experience was amazing and Marco was absolutely incredible. He has a real passion for what he does and he is so educated on the Mayan culture that it made the excursion all the more enjoyable. I have so much respect for Marco and the Mayan culture after this experience. Make sure to bring cash and be prepared for a long but fun day!"..."
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Tulum, Coba and Cenote Tour from Riviera Maya
"The tour was very good! Our guide Cesar bring to us very good experience with an information and a positive attitude! Was fun! Cenote definitely worth to visit!"..."
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Visit to Chichen Itza, Ik Kil Cenote and Valladolid with Lunch from Cancun
"Everything was unforgettable experience , especially cenote. We wish we had more time there. If you are going to Chichen Itza bring with you plastic rain cover and have comfortable shoes."..."
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Chichen Itza, Cenote & Valladolid All-Inclusive Tour
"All was absolutely perfect! Luis and Miguel were so kind and funny. I learned so many things about the Maya’s culture."..."
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Day Trip To Tulum and Coba Ruins Including Cenote Swim and Lunch from Cancun
"The historical ruins of Tulum and Coba are truly breathtaking and we learned a lot about Mayan history. Finishing the day off at the cenote to cool off was the cherry on top. Oscar was an excellent tour guide!"..."
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Coba Ruins, Cho Ha Cenote, Tulum and Paradise Beach Day Trip with Lunch Included
"Reuben the driver was excellent even took us around traffic on back roads to keep us on time ! Hugo is the best tour guide and has many interesting stories ! It was a lot of walking for me but was worth it!"..."
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Day Trip to Chichen Itza and Valladolid from Cancun with Cenote Swim and Lunch
"All of the history that was shared with us. The guides were knowledgeable and very pleasant. Will do again."..."
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Tulum and Cenotes Tour
"The best your guide ever RUTH 69 ! Ruth was amazing we had such a blast in Tullum seeing the ruins , learning about the Mayan cultural. Getting a fresh coconut to drink around the ruins . Swimming in the cenote and the Lunch was amazing ! So delicious authentic meal ."..."
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Tulum Ruins Tour (Private, Half Day)
"We had a great experience. Our guide Eli was full of knowledge, friendly and we would highly recommend"..."
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Tulum, Coba, Playa Del Carmen and Cenote Day Tour
"Excellent tour. Arturo and Juan Carlos were great. Enjoyed every minute. Thank you! Recommending this tour to everyone"..."
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Chichen Itza Premier with Sacred Cenote from Cancun and Mayan Riviera
"Victor was the most knowledgeable tour guide that I have ever experienced and I am so grateful to have had the chance to support the Mayan people and embrace their culture."..."
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Chichen Itza Valladolid and Cenote tour
"Mr. Alan and Mr.Juan Jose made our trip feel very safe thank you so much I definitely recommend this tour very nice and polite people ."..."
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Private Tour: 2 Mayan cities in one day, Tulum and Coba
"Mario was amazing, he took his time explaining everything and helping with a injured mother in law. We even decided to change the second half of our tour to do something else and he accommodated the trip to us. Can't say enough great things about Mario."..."
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Chichen Itza Day Trip from Tulum Including Cenote and Lunch
"Great day trip. Only includes one cenote but also is the entire day till 830pm. Staff are helpful And friendly"..."
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Coba, Tulum and Cenote Swim
"Was absolutely amazing, they treat you like family. Our tour guides were Armando and Adrian. They were very knowledgeable and made us laugh all day long."..."
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Chichen Itza, Ek Balam and Cenote Hubiku Tour
"Victor, Adrien and Choche were terrific. They were fun and full of knowledge. It was truly a beautiful and fun experience. I highly recommend this tour. Thanks guys for a great time."..."
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Costa Maya Shore Excursion: Chacchoben Day Trip
"It started off with us trying to find the place because you have to leave the terminal (if you took a cruise) but the direction led us right there. Our tour guide’s name was Ishmael, he was absolutely fantastic. Did more than enough, I won’t spoil any surprises but trust me: GO THROUGH THEM, and not the ship or other travel places. He knows Chacchoben more than anyone because he himself is a Chacchoben. i’m sure the other guides from there are good as well but if you’re lucky enough to get Ishmael then you’re in for a great time. 10/10 would recommend again."..."
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Tulum Express Half-Day Tour from Playa del Carmen
"Our guide was funny and helpful. We learned a lot during the ride and at Tulum. Highly recommend this excursion!"..."
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ATV, Ziplines and Cenote Tour at Extreme Adventure Eco Park Cancun
"This was so fun and Carlos our tour guard was the best. You can tell he really loves his job. Super funny"..."
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VIP Chichen Itza Private Tour
"This tour was beyond beautiful and amazing!!Juan and Antonio went above and beyond to ensure our experience was perfect!!! Buen trabajo muchachos 💝"..."

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