Coba Guided Tour Plus Sea Turtle Snorkeling Adventure and Beachside Lunch


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From $169.00

20 reviews   (4.95)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 6 hours

Departs: cancun, mexico

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

• Discover a Mayan treasure nestled in the lush jungle of Yucatan.
• You will see the tallest Mayan temple in the Yucatan Peninsula, Nohoch Mul, which is 42 meters tall.
• Visit the picturesque coastal community of Akumal, "place of turtles."
• Experience the opportunity to see turtles in their natural habitat.
• Enjoy our exclusive hideaway on the beach, savor a delicious lunch, and relax in this idyllic heaven.


What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water

Lunch

Snacks

Use of Snorkelling equipment

What's Not Included

Gratuities


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 8 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 79

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Zona Arqueologica de Coba
Come and discover this Mayan treasure nestled in the exuberant jungle of the Yucatan peninsula. Cobá, a nexus of the largest network of stone paths of the ancient Mayan civilization, is known for its stelas. These are large engraved stones which embodied a whole cultural legacy. One of the highlights of this tour is visiting Nohoch Mul, which is 42 meters (138 feet) tall and has 120 steps from bottom to top". It is recognized as the tallest temple in the Yucatan Peninsula.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Akumal Beach
Your next stop will be to the picturesque coastal community of Akumal, known for its relaxed and natural atmosphere. Its warm waters are the perfect setting for the turtles who have adopted this area as their home. With that stated, there's no wonder why the meaning of its name in Mayan translates to “place of the turtles”. Our knowledgeable tour guide will take you on this impressive swimming experience, to get up close and personal with these friendly chelonians in their natural habitat.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Finally, we will take you to our exclusive beach hideaway to enjoy a delicious lunch and relax before heading back to your hotel.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Reviews

So awesome!
500mayad, 19-09-2022
Jesus and Luna were our tour guide/driver and they were awesome! I loved the information that they shared. The cave tour and the turtle excursion was awesome!
10/10 Recommend
AdrienneHernandez, 17-09-2022
Incredible experience! Not only did we love the extraordinary adventure but our tour guide, Ariann, was the absolute best. She provided us with extensive information and the beautiful history of the cenote and the amazing animals that we saw. Her energy was infectious and she also helped with our little ones who started off nervous, but ended up loving every bit of the adventure. We will never forget her or this event.
Such a crazy and fun experience would definitely do it again with the same crew
jadiahp, 02-09-2022
Amazing Judy and Gabriel was very amazing very nice!!! Made us feel 100% safe and comfortable with everything love them!!!
Experienced driver and guide - great adventure day out!
ambermay97, 21-08-2022
We booked our excursions through Go majestic (at majestic elegance Costa mujeres). We were offered buy 2 get 1 free, which was great, seeing as they are pricey excursions.
We highly recommend cancun adventures because they are an extremely safe, knowledgeable and experienced company. We felt very looked after and it was very organised.
Be aware that if you’re up north near costa mujeres, you’ll be picked up at like 6am because you’ll be the first pick up. It was then about 3 and 1/2 hours to pick up other people, meet in cancun and pick up some more people, and then get to first stop which was Coba! But all of the popular Mayan cities are just far away from Costa mujeres so that can’t be helped.
Once at Coba, we got a very thorough tour from our guide! And, Included was a ‘taxi’ (tricycle with seats) from the start, to the main structure, and back. You got taken to the main structure for your guide to tell you about it and then got the free time so on the way back the taxi guy would stop off at all the structures for you, and waited for you! It was so lovely actually. We preferred visiting Coba to visiting Tulum and chichen itza in a way, because of the cute lil tricycle journey! you get time to yourself to buy souvenirs and take pictures which was amazing. Our tour guide was Garry and our drive was Bryan (sexy buffalo). Garry kept us informed the whole journey and was so lovely and so knowledgeable about the Mayan culture. They both also had such a good sense of humour and joked lots! I knew nothing about the mayans and learnt so much from Garry.
After, we got driven to Akumal bay which is a protected reef where they pretty much guarantee you’ll see turtles. It was very safe and life jackets are mandatory. A certified guide took us around the reef, and Garry came in too. We saw some fish too, not tonnes, but really cool ones!! They provide all snorkelling equipment. Take a T-shirt if your burn easily because you can’t wear sun cream in the bay/reef.
Then, we journeyed to the beach club that cancun adventures own, it was down a very long bumpy road. Food was really good there and the beach club was cute to relax for a little bit. (Make sure you eat the snacks on the van (bananas and cookies) or bring some of your own, because lunch won’t be till like 2:30pm). Also, food choices are chicken or vegetable burrito, mango and prawn ceviche, or beef or chicken tacos.
Then, being in Costa mujeres, we travelled back to cancun to switch vans (they want you to get back to your hotel as quick as possible so they put you in a different van depending on where your hotel is). We then were of course the last drop off back home.
Overall, a really great trip (lasted from 6am till 5:30pm for us). Thank you Garry and Bryan! Also, when we were the last couple in the van, going allll the way back up to our hotel in Costa mujeres, Bryan bought some nuts off someone on the side of the road and gave us some too. Bryan was so so kind!
Great day out
A8261ERjameso, 06-08-2022
Great family day out. The tour guide Jesica Silver & the driver were really helpful and kept us entertained the whole time.




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