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San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site

Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 983 837 2411
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Although not as popular as Chichén Itzá, these ancient Mayan ruins are noteworthy in their own right, as this is the site where Mayan women paid tribute to the goddess of love and fertility.
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  • Average19%
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Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 983 837 2411
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On a recent cruise to Cozumel we had an opportunity to take an excursion to the San Gervasio Mayan ruins. Well worth a visit if you enjoy history. Our tour guides Patricio and Luis were friendly and offered up many stories and shared their enthusiasm...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I rented a scooter from the port and rode to the ruins. We didn't take a tour with a guide but rather explored on our own. We loved it. It was so beautiful and we were able to explore at our own...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a tour from our disney cruise as part of a "cozumel highlights, ruins, and discover mexico cultural park" package. From what I was able to experience, I really enjoyed the ruins portion. I don't recommend, however, bringing small children. My 1 and 3...More

Thank Esayed84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do you know where the word "honeymoon" comes from? Ever SEE history that most people only read about? This is the place to brag about when you get home. We had a very nice older lady that was so excited to share her knowledge with...More

Thank Patrick-N-Boston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in here on a Sunday afternoon. The place was nearly empty, and we had an amazing time exploring the ruins. It was very interesting to get an idea of how these ancients lived, their customs and architecture. There is a lot to explore here,...More

Thank ALep123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ivan was the best tour guide. He was patience, funny and knowledgeable . He also made sure everyone was protected from the mosquitoes! Which is really helpful! Over all good tour, highly recommend it if you're into history.

Thank kfogal1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guide was Ivan a very humorous tour guide. We did the Spanish speaking only part of the tour and it was amazing. Very small ruins but still incredible nonetheless. Ivan was a great story teller regarding the history and events at the site...More

Thank Henry H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These Mayan ruins are quite important from the historical point of view but really minor if you compared it with other great Mayan sites. The setting is the highlight very jungly, with lots of Iguanas and birds and warning, millions of hungry mosquitoes. If you...More

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a car to come to the place, there's no room to get lost. You pay $10 per person to enter and about $20 extra for a private guided tour. We didn't pay for the guide. The ruins were small, we spent roughly an...More

Thank Karla R
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We liked our tour of the Mayan Ruins, it just wasn't very large. We paid the $20.00 for a private tour and our guide was great and gave us a lot of information. It's good to go see at least once, but I will likely...More

Thank Brandi M
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18 August 2017|
Response from kristainco | Reviewed this property |
Hello! We walked the site in a bit over 2 hours. There was some shade, but much was in the sun. The mosquitos were really bad (in May) in the shade so bring bug spray. It was really, really hot so bring lots of water... More
Pat B
25 June 2017|
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Response from erbunny | Reviewed this property |
It was part of a ship excursion. Very well done, but not at all wheel chair accessible.
Duanne S
15 March 2017|
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Response from 8373seth | Reviewed this property |
It seem to take us 30 minutes by bus to get there. About an hour sounds right.