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The Native Choice Tours

Av. Paseo del Puerto #1021, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
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Chacchoben Extreme Tour

This tour was one of our favorite shore excursions on our cruise. The vans were new and clean... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Amy M
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Memphis, Tennessee
Inexpensive and informative tour.

Casey was a wonderful guide. She grew up in a town nearby and gave us a great tour and history of... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Tonia M
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Costa Maya Shore Excursions for guests from all cruise lines.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chacchoben ruins” (359 reviews)
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Av. Paseo del Puerto #1021, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
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"mayan experience tour"
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"great tour"
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

This tour was one of our favorite shore excursions on our cruise. The vans were new and clean. Abil the driver was a safe driver and made sure we were all comfortable. Our guide Diego was so friendly and knowledgeable. He made sure that we...More

Thank Amy M
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Casey was a wonderful guide. She grew up in a town nearby and gave us a great tour and history of the area. You can tell she is passionate about this place. There wasn't quite enough time to shop. The pineapple the bus stopped for...More

1  Thank Tonia M
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great trip to the Mayan ruins. Our tour group was small and our tour guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining. Would highly recommend this company!

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is the best shore excursion I've ever been on! It was booked through my travel agent - not the cruise lines. It's a short walk to the tour buses, but totally safe. The tour guides and driver were fabulous and you really get a...More

1  Thank Mary R
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

On a day when two huge cruise ships pulled into Costa Maya, Native Choice provided a premium and amazingly intimate tour of the Chocchoben ruins. The tour started with a great little presentation given on their new and very comfortable vans about the local area,...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We chose The Native Choice from Tripadvisor reviews and were not disappointed. We did a Chacchoben Ruins Tour after docking at Costa Maya. Unfortunately the company cannot pick up at the port but don't let that dissuade you. My husband was wondering where I was...More

Thank Karen M
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent trip to interesting ruins. The office was easy to find and a relatively short walk from the port. The locals were helpful at finding the office. The transportation was in a brand new 12 passenger van. Our guide David was great provided lots of...More

Thank svisser
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

On our port stop from the Celebrity Equinox cruise ship we took the Mayan Ruins Tour at Chacchoben with the Native Choice tour company. This was a prearranged group tour [not through the cruise ship]. Our group received a discount since we had more than...More

1  Thank Agnes D
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We booked this trip for our day in Costa Maya and we were not disappointed. Joel was our guide and Miguel was our driver. You could tell that Joel was very proud and knowledgeable of his culture, making the trip more informative. The second half...More

1  Thank Emily m
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Did the Mayan Experience with Joel (our guide) and Miguel (our driver). Excellent tour! The ruins, and the story behind them, was good, but the highlight is the lunch with a Mayan family. Soooo good. Definitely do this if you get the chance!

1  Thank Jared B
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Jennifer E
23 March 2018|
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Response from Primo101 | Reviewed this property |
We scheduled through Costco travel. (Their price was great!) We were supposed to be on a small van, but because the cruise schedule changed, they used a full sized bus to accommodate the additional people. We were... More
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BajaDreamer28
27 January 2018|
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Response from tomandpeggyl | Reviewed this property |
about 90 minutes
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lorib0728
18 December 2017|
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Response from ackilbrider | Reviewed this property |
I was on the Chaccoben and Bacalar lagoon tour with free kayak hire
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