Ruins of Tulum, Tulum

Discover a coastal paradise and a pre-Columbian culture at Ruins of Tulum, commanding the views over a pristine beach lapped by turquoise waters. On the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, these ruins mark the spot of a former walled city that served as an important port, one of the last built by the powerful Maya. The city thrived between the 13th and 15th centuries, managing to survive for several decades after the arrival of Spanish conquistadores. Abandoned after European diseases caused high fatalities among the Maya, the city's remains now serve as a major tourist attraction. Avoid the big tour groups and explore the site in relative peace by visiting early in the morning. Take the guesswork out of planning a Tulum vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • Did tulum, with friends, on their own. We drove up there. parking was very expensive. actually I think we were wrong lol ... but it cost 280 pesos (I think) or 12 dollars (sure, pois so we had dollars at the time). We were at PdC and arrive in tulum was easy. You get a big parking lot, has a large store, and other various shops and a sign. The information kiosk, give you a little map on a4 paper and show you the route you can do, and you offer that can make a specific trip, and even with boat trip. But I didn't do any of those. From there you will take a walk to the ruins themselves. Or, you can pay and get a train q makes you her at the entrance. We walked really. Her at the entrance you buy the ticket, 70 pesos. They charge to enter with gopro. This in several parks and ruins. But we didn't know this and don't understand what the guy you input ratchet spoke, and we ended up going in and using the gopro without paying. Thank God no approached us tax, because that kind of lack's passive fine. At most, it's a ride nice, hot, take water and hat. Good photos yields this tour. De la went to cenote calavera, and worth going too the beaches of tulum, not to the ruins, but the other. We ended up not going to the beaches
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  • For those who like history and meet interesting places as beautiful ruins, well worth the ride. Easy access especially if you are staying in Tulum or Riviera Maya. However be prepared to walk and stand up to a lot of Sun and heat depending on the time of year.
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  • Arrived in Tulum you will find signs for the archaeological site and to surprise you discover that you are requested to park your car $12???!!! So it is better to park a little before and come to the site on foot where it only cost 70 pesos. After going through an array of stalls selling souvenirs you walk down an avenue towards the entrance of the complex. Nice overview and look at the various temples among which will be the usual iguana and also a snake on a tree. Some of the temples have as background the sea and those who want to can drop by for a swim.
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