Day trip

From Tulum: Sian Ka'an & Muyil Birdwatching & Guided Walk

Activity provider: Mexico Kan Tours

From Tulum: Sian Ka'an & Muyil Birdwatching & Guided Walk

Activity provider: Mexico Kan Tours

From US$ 154 per person

Enjoy watching a great variety of birds on this guided tour. Travel through a Mayan village, walk through jungle to a lagoon, and visit the ancient trading post of Muyil.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
• Pickup and drop-off is included within the immediate Tulum area • Exact time of pick-up will be confirmed after booking
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Birdwatch for a diverse selection of interesting birds
  • Learn about Mayan culture, nature, and history with your guide
  • Take amazing, colorful photos of the birds
  • Walk through the jungle and discover a glistening lagoon
Full description
Just 20 minutes south of Tulum, discover a delightful place to birdwatch a variety of fascinating birds. With your local guide, learn about the incredible bird diversity, current Maya culture, and the ancient Maya civilization. As you walk through the village and archaeological site of Muyil look for birds and stop to take inspiring photos. On this tour, it is possible to identify from 40 to 80 species of birds, depending on the time of the year. Along with your specialized tour guide you will explore different habitats in the village with different types of vegetation. From mature semi-deciduous jungle in the archaeological site of Muyil to freshwater wetlands. Walk through the flooded jungle using a boardwalk until you reach a beautiful freshwater lagoon. Read through the itinerary of the tour here: 6:30 AM: the beginning of the excursion from Tulum 7:00 AM: birdwatch in the Mayan community 9:00 AM breakfast with a fruit cocktail, coffee or tea 9:30 AM: bird watching in the Muyil archaeological site 11:00 AM: use a boardwalk to get across the flooded jungle and onto a lagoon 12:00 PM: end of the excursion
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Light breakfast (coffee, energy bar, and fruit)
  • Professional tour guide
  • All entrance fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Tulum city center and Tulum Hotel Zone)
  • Binoculars (available to rent for 10USD per person, must be paid on site)
  • Tips
  • Pick up outside of Tulum
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Long pants
  • Binoculars
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Biodegradable insect repellent

Know before you go

  • Exact time of pickup will be confirmed upon booking

Product ID: 389065