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Mormon Encounter LDS Tours

#67 of 301 Tours in Cancun
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Address: Calle Porto Lisboa No. 54, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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07:00 - 19:00
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Allow us to be the link between your spiritual and historical roots all...

Allow us to be the link between your spiritual and historical roots all while increasing your testimony. See, smell, touch and walk this beautiful region, making your reading of the scriptures tangible. At Mormon Encounter we design the most comprehensive guided tours to the Mayan ruins, recognizing at all times that the most important message and purpose of the Book of Mormon is to testify of Jesus Christ as the universal Messiah.

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Coba, Chichen Iza, Ek Balam, cenotes, and Tulum in two days! Amazing

I can not say enough about our experience spending two days with Carlos. We spent a week in Cancun and while we were there we wanted to get out to see some of the ruins. There... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

I can not say enough about our experience spending two days with Carlos. We spent a week in Cancun and while we were there we wanted to get out to see some of the ruins. There were lots of venues that we could book from where we would be bused to the different locations. We went with Carlos because he... More 

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We spent one day with Lemuel touring Tulum and the surrounding area. We had a great time. Our day with Lemuel was by far our favorite day of our vacation. We wish we had booked another day with him. He has very informative, helpful and great with our kids.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I can't imagine visiting Chichen Itza with any other type of tour. Lemuel provided detailed insight into many of the spectacular features of these ruins. He did not rush us through, and often took us to nice shady areas as we discussed various symbols, patterns, and scriptures. He also made sure we left with many wonderful pictures.

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Preston, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We have travelled with Lemuel Petlacalco now twice to ruins in Mexico. He is one of the most knowledgeable individuals I know. Depending upon how deep you want him to discuss the Book of Mormon he has all levels of discussion. He has taken us to Tulum, Ek Balam, Chitzin Itza and snorkeling. He's amazing, he and all his brothers... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Lemuel picked my wife and I from our Hotel, literally going the extra mile because we were pretty far away from the other visitors who were on the same tour. As soon as Lemuel pulled up, I could tell it was going to be great just seeing his smile! Cheesy I know but it put all of our doubts and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

My husband, another couple, and myself had a wonderful experience with Mormon Encounter. Lemuel Petlacalco was our tour guide and he brought his sweet daughter along. We felt he went the extra mile by providing a ton of water to drink, a great lunch at a local restaurant, and boogie boards to use while floating in a cenote. This tour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Lemuel Petlacalco was recommended to us by a neighbor. He picked us up from our resort at Playa Del Carmen at 8:00 am sharp. He was awesome. We read scriptures from his I-pad in the van on our way to Coba. His insight and knowledge of the Book of Mormon and local ruins was wonderful. We rode bicycles through the... More 

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Oregon City, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

The highlight of our week at Cancun with sightseeing and tourist attractions was the tour of Coba and Tulum! Lemuel Petlacalco Lehman was an amazing find. His knowledge of the ruins and gospel of Jesus Christ tied a perfect knot to our testimony of the Book of Mormon. We just had a tender mercy in finding him to guide our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Carlos kept us entertained as well as being a wealth of knowledge and information! Even though we have studied these ruins in other ways Carlos added insights we had never seen. His information and love for the ruins transformed our trip from good to amazing!

Thank Cathy H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

If you are planning a trip to Cancun, it would not be complete without a personal tour to the ancient Mayan ruins. I was recommended to look into Helamantours@yahoo.com I am so glad I took this route. Our personal tour guide, Carlos Aleman Ortiz picked us up at 7:30. Carlos was so knowledgeable on archeology and the Mayan civilization. He... More 

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