All posts tagged Tulum Mayan ruins

The Legend of Xtabentun- Mayan Culture in Tulum

When I visited Tulum Mexico, it was the first time that I heard about Xtabentun legend, then I realized that  Mayan culture is not only rich because of its Mayan ruins but also for the…

7 Reasons to visit Tulum, Riviera Maya

If you are looking for a beachside destination without the bustle of a typical resort, escape from the crowds and daily routine, and spend a memorable holiday in contact with nature, start planning a vacation in Tulum….

Muyil, 20 minutes from Tulum Ruins

A 20-minute drive to the south of Tulum ruins lies Muyil, also known as Chunyaxche, an archaeological site in the forest on the shores of a lagoon that shares the same name. The largest archaeological site…

Visit Coba ruins on your vacation in Tulum

During your Tulum vacation, embark on your own jungle adventure! Forty-two kilometers inland from Tulum beach, an hour from Playa del Carmen and a 90-minute drive from Cancún, Cobá is one of the Maya World’s…

Do not miss Aktun Chen on your vacation in Tulum

During your Tulum vacation take a day to catch a glimpse of the strange underground world of the Riviera Maya without getting wet by visiting Aktun Chen (very close to Tulum). Located in the jungle two…

Visit Xel Ha, north of Tulum Ruins

During your vacation in Tulum, visit Xel-Há by car. Xel-Ha Park lies a few minutes only to the north of Tulum Mayan Ruins. No matter if you are staying in Cancun or in la Riviera…

Tulum and other Mayan Ruins in the Riviera Maya

Admission Fees Tulum   $51 pesos Coba   $51 pesos Xel-Ha   $37 pesos Muyil   $31 pesos Source: INAH, subject to change without prior notice.

10 Facts on Tulum Ruins

The Mexican Caribbean coast is dotted with many Mayan archaeological sites, Mayan ruins and temples that were once ancient ports to Mayan traders that navigated Tulum beaches in sturdy canoes, venturing as far south as…

Mayan Seafarers

Mayan Seafarers

During his fourth voyage to the New World in 1502, Christopher Columbus came across a heavily laden Mayan trading canoe near the Bay Islands in Honduras. Packed with cotton from the Yucatán, cacao from Belize…

Top Activities to do in Tulum, Riviera Maya

There is no place on earth like Tulum, in the Riviera Maya, Mexico. A Tulum vacation will be filled with the most exciting experiences and activities that are unique in the world. Tulum tours and…