Private Tulum Mayan Ruins & Swimming with Turtles Experience

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From $149.00

2 reviews   (5.00)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: cancun, mexico

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Two of the most remarkable experiences in the area, snorkeling with turtles at the beautiful Akumal beach and visiting the Tulum Archaeological site.

Your journey starts with a smooth ride directly to Akumal Beach, mornings increase the chances to spot turtles at Akumal.

Once you arrive at Akumal beach, your local tour guide will give you a safety briefing, you will gear up as you are about to enjoy a beautiful and remarkable experience, snorkeling with turtles in Akumal is an outstanding experience.

The snorkel experience, will provide you not only with the opportunity to see turtles but also a to enjoy Akumal´s clear waters, a wide variety of colorful fish and beautiful corals.

As you say goodbye to the beautiful Akumal beach, the next leg of the journey will be Tulum Archaeological Site. Enjoy skip-the-line access and be led by a local tour guide whom will teach you everything you always wanted to learn about one of the most advanced civilizations the world has ever seen.

What's Included

Admissions and skip-the-line access to Tulum Archaeological site

Box lunch and soft drinks if you select the premium option

Guided tour of Akumal beach and Tulum Archaeological site

Hotel pickup and drop-off from most centrally located hotels

Snorkeling gear at Akumal Beach

What's Not Included

Food and beverages if you select the regular option


Natural reserve fee of US$15 at Akumal Beach for conservation efforts

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary.
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • You will confirm your exact departure time with the local tour operator.
  • An additional surcharge of US$15US for the Natural Reserve Fee at Akumal is payable in cash on the day of your activity.
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • This is a private activity, only you and your party would travel together.
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

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.

What To Expect

Akumal Beach
One of the most popular attractions in the area, snorkeling with turtles at the beautiful Akumal beach.

Gear up and after a safety briefing you will be ready to snorkel and see the amazing marine life that mother nature has to offer.
Turtles in this area can be seen, be captivated by their smooth swimming on their natural habitat and enjoy a remarkable experience.

Led by a local tour guide, your activity will be as pleasant and safe as it could be, ideal for all ages.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Tulum Archaeological Site
The Mayans were one of the greatest Civilizations that the world has ever seen.

Tulum was a port city of great relevance for the Mayans, within its walls, there is a lot learn about them. Your local guide, will teach you everything you always wanted to learn about the Mayans, their findings, their advanced knowledge and their deep understanding of all things that surrounded them.

Visit the castle, the observatory and their main temples on a guided tour through the archaeological site that promises to be an enrichening experience.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included


Thank you for everything
463esteer, 11-05-2022
Wonderful tour, a great time in a comfort way. Really recommend to go private as it is at your own pace. Turtles at Snorkel is the highlight, Tulum ruins are a great chance to learn some history. Our guide Guido was the best
Akumal and tulum
MarKrEg7719, 29-12-2021
Me and my family had a really great time on this tour the Akumal snorkeling was really good we saw a lot of turtles and our tour guide there was amazing (sorry forgot the name) tulum was really nice and our food was delicious we want to thank our driver and host Miguel he was outstanding very nice driver and also really friendly person gracias

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