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From Tulum: Chichen Itza, Cenote, and Valladolid Tour

4.8 / 5

57 reviews

Activity provider: Mexico Kan Tours

From Tulum: Chichen Itza, Cenote, and Valladolid Tour

Activity provider: Mexico Kan Tours
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From US$ 154 per person

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Discover the history of the Mayan civilization on a small group tour. Visit Chichen Itza, see a community-run cenote, and explore Valladolid as you journey through time to ancient Mexico.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 11 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, Italian
Pickup included
You will receive an email with the exact time of pickup based on the name of the hotel or accommodation you provided. The guide will have your details.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Chichen Itza, a sacred archaeological site
  • Explore a local, community-run cenote
  • Walk through vibrant colonial architecture in Valladolid
  • Get a taste of the local food culture
Full description

Start your journey by getting picked up in Tulum. Discover Chichen Itza, a spectacular archaeological site and a must-see for those interested in history and culture.  See renowned structures with your guide such as the Pyramid of Kukulkan and the Great Ball Court. Get a glimpse of the achievements of the Mayan civilization.  After Chichen Itza, head to Valladolid, a city where past and present come together. Be amazed by the colorful architecture and the local food culture.  Have lunch in the courtyard of a restored colonial mansion and wander the square and nearby streets. Take photos and enjoy shopping as you get a taste of the slow-paced Mexican life. To finish the day, go to a local community-run cenote, the perfect spot to get away from the crowds and cool down in the refreshing blue waters.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Tulum city center and Tulum Hotel Zone)
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Tour guide
  • All entrance fees (Chichen Itza and cenote)
  • Lunch, snacks, and water
  • Tips (optional)
  • Pickup and drop-off outside of Tulum
  • Alcoholic drinks and coffee
  • Towel
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
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Groups are small to ensure a more personalized and authentic experience while reducing the negative impacts caused to the places that are visited and its inhabitants
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 57 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.3/5

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Our guide Iber was really interesting and told us a lot about the Mayan culture, the different regions of Mexico, the wildlife and sealife. The van is well equipped and it's a small group tour (only 3 people including me during my tour). The lunch is in a good hotel/restaurant in Valladolid and everything is included (lunch, entre fees to Chichén Itzá and the Cenote). The cenote is a cave, we were 7 in there and it's beautiful! Pick up from my hostel in Tulum right in time. Thanks a lot!

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July 1, 2022

We had a great time on this tour. One of the things we wanted to do before we left was see Chichen Itza. They picked us up at our hotel and our driver and Niko, our guide, made sure that we were prompt with our time so that we would be efficient and get back at a decent time in the evening. The cenote was awesome!!! Definitely a must see cenote. We’re very glad we went with this company and our guide Niko.

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June 12, 2022

We were blessed to have a wonderful weather and the best guide ever. We had Oscar and Cesar. Cesar was our guide and a very enthusiastic anthropologist who loved teaching us about the history of the Mayans and of the local cenotes. The trip took us to wonderful places and we got to eat a fine meal at a top restraunt followed by sampling chocolates at a Local factory. We really got the best tour of Chechen ItZa.

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May 1, 2022

Product ID: 391286