Maya Ruins and Swimming
Tulum (Maya: Too Loom - Walled City)
Tulum was a walled city, protected on one side by steep cliffs facing the sea and on the other by a wall of about 12 feet in height. Tulum served as a trading port. The ancient Maya name was ZAMA = City of Dawn or City of the Morning Star.
Coba (Maya: Cob Ha - muddy water)
The Maya name was Cob Ha and means muddy water, named after the muddy lagoons close to the site. Coba is the largest and oldest Mayan Ruin site in the Yucatan, with an estimated 6, 500 structures dating back to 200 B. C. Coba has the highest pyramid in Yucatan, at nearly 140 feet ( 42 m ) high, with 120 steps to the top, giving you a fantastic view over the jungle.
- pick up at Ferry pier
- transport to Coba
- visit of Maya ruins Coba
- transport to Tulum
- visit of Maya ruins Tulum
- transfer to Ferry pier Playa del Carmen
- back to Ferry pier
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Ferry pier Playa del Carmen
End location: back to ferry pier
Duration: 6 hours 30 min.
You should calculate another 1.5 hours to get from the cruise ship to Playa del Carmen and back.
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Very fine tour to a fascinating place. Fine guide.