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Tulum, Turtles, and Zip Lines (Private Tour)

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USD 229.00
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    What to Expect
    This is the ultimate combination of nature, culture and adventure! This tour visits the archaeological site of Tulum, the beaches of Akumal or Tulum and the Mayan ecological reserve.

    We’ll begin our tour snorkeling with sea turtles in Akumal or Tulum (depending on the season) but the experience is comparable.

    Akumal (Mayan for “Place Of The Turtles”) is a sea turtle sanctuary. Here you will find Green turtles as well as Loggerhead turtles, both species endangered and protected.

    Watch up close as these gentle creatures swim in the blue water in company of colorful tropical fish that live in this second longest coral reef barrier in the world.

    Next will be the Mayan ecological reserve that was part of an ancient Mayan city. Here you can swing in a hammock and relax for a while in the middle of the jungle to enjoy the scenery or you can partake in some exciting and extreme activities!

    The zip lines are first, there are two of them, a short one of approximately 360 feet and another one of around 900 feet. The zip lines run across the top of a huge open cenote. Adrenaline rush guaranteed! (And of course we’ll provide you with professional gear for these activities).

    After the long zip line, we’ll ride the canoes in the open cenote. The canoes are big enough to take 3 persons and life vests are provided. This is an activity for everyone and even babies can ride with their parents.

    You can also experience the refreshing water of the cenotes in the park, you can either swim in them or you can jump from the top of the platforms if you’re the adventurous kind.

    Finally we’ll visit a Mayan village where we’ll have exquisite food cooked by the villagers themselves, one of our favorite parts of the tour!

    We’ll end our tour with a visit to the archaeological site of Tulum, considered one of the most beautiful Mayan cities in the Yucatan Peninsula.

    Facing the turquoise blue ocean, this small but picturesque city is believed to have been the most important trading port of the post-classical period of time in Mesoamerica and one of the last important cities that was still inhabited by Mayans when the Spaniards arrived.

    Your guide will give you all the important history and details about this city, the most visited archaeological site in Mexico and the people that inhabited it not long ago.

    As said before, a perfect combination of nature, culture and adventure. Come join us and have an awesome day out!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel, resort, house or building. Please provide name and/or address.
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Return Details
    We will drop you off back at your hotel, resort, house or rental.
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Bottled water
    • Beverages
    • Lunch
    • All activities
    • Driver/guide
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Use of Snorkelling equipment
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Snacks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    I cant reccomend gudelio enough. Really personalized experience duri.g the excursion. We would absolutely recommend gudelio to our friends and family for sure. Just make sure you get plenty of rest the night before, because there is lots of fun thi.gs to do.
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    My boyfriend and I took this tour with Juan and Diego on July 9. It was fantastic! They picked us up on time, snacks, water ready and were so friendly and welcoming! I highly recommend the private tour with these two. The amount of knowledge and personal touch that you get
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    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Mayans' Explorers
    898 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Great tour
    We had a lot of fun on the tour. We were picked up on time and made our way to the flamingos. On the trip, we
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    Jose M
    Wow! Was super fun
    I cant reccomend gudelio enough. Really personalized experience duri.g the excursion. We would absolutely
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    Sayreville, New Jersey
    Amazing Day
    We took this tour with my boyfriend, daughters (12 & 7), and my mom. We expected to share the tour with one or
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    Amazing day!!!
    We had a wonderful day on this tour, worth the time and money! Our tour guide and driver were both knowledgeable
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    London, Canada
    Best tour ever!!!!!
    My boyfriend and I took this tour with Juan and Diego on July 9. It was fantastic! They picked us up on time,
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    Brenda M
    Amazing experience!
    Our tour guide Efren was very knowledgeable of the area and great at keeping track of the group whenever we were
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    Fantastic Experience
    My family chose to use this company due to a recommendation from a friend a work and everything about our
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    Great day trip! Would Def Recommend!
    I booked a small group tour with Mayans because of the video on their website. Imagine my surprise when it was the
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    2nd time with Mayans!
    We had a wonderful tour with Mayans Explorers in 2017, so we made sure to look them up prior to our most recent
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    Great day!!
    Everything was spectacular! We unfortunately did not get time to see the cenote they had in mind but we still go
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    at home
    Lio & Diego MADE our trip to the Yucatan! Will definitely recommend and use again!
    We stayed at an all inclusive result in Playa del Carmen, which was lovely, but so not our scene. If it hadn't
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    Laguna Niguel, California
    Outstanding Private Tour Experience Tour of Chichen Itza
    We took The Mayan Experience Tour for two couples on May 22, 2019. Leo was our tour guide and Diego drove the
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    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Three Days Photographic Highlights in Yucatan
    I did arrive three days before a Conference in Cancun and my plan was to see and photograph as much as possible
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    Upminster, United Kingdom
    Still Awaiting Refund
    I had to cancel my tour and gave a months notice. 2 weeks later I am still awaiting my refund of my deposit. I
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    Lisa S
    Amazing experience!
    My husband and I booked an excursion to see chichen itza and swim in the cenotes. Our guide and driver we're very
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    Key Details
    • Mayans' Explorers
    • Duration: 9h
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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