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Punta Laguna Nature Reserve

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Tulum, Mexico
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Mayan Inland Expedition from Tulum: Punta Laguna and Coba Ruins
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Punta Laguna is part of a 5000-hectare nature reserve called Ma'ax Yetel Kooh.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

A great, off-the-beaten-path experience. In truth, a strange mix of activities, but we had a ton of fun. We ventured here because we wanted to see monkey's in their natural habitat (vs the local sanctuaries which I believe are more like zoos). Well, we got...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

It is a beautiful place. You can see the forest, the monkeys, insects, and have a walk with a guide. There is a small store with clothes done by the women of the community

Thank 8crismg
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is one of the best little places to visit in the area, especially if you have plenty of time and want to take it easy. Watching the sun set over the lake and hearing the birds sing as night falls is a special treat...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

It's out of the way but very cool. We only did the guided monkey tour through the jungle but saw probably 10 spider monkeys and could hear howler monkeys in the close distance. We went around 2:45pm after a rain and they said it was...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

The lagoon was one of the prettiest things I've ever seen. Ziplining across it was a lot of fun. Being rapelled down into the cenote was a little nerve wracking for me since i'm claustrophobic, but once I was down in it, it was very...More

Thank dutchgirltoo
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is a fairly primitive operation in a Mayan village. We hired a guide who was very friendly, informative, and was able to lead us to where we saw many spider monkeys and even two ant eaters. A guide is not necessary, but I highly...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our tour stopped here. We each put on a harness (not easy to walk in). We first had a ceremonial blessing, then a walk in the forest. We could hear the calls of many kinds of birds, as well as the sounds of monkeys. The...More

Thank fuzzyfred
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Great place to visit and see wild monkeys. You have to pay for a guide but it still comes out to about $10 a person. Our guide was knowledgeable and skilled in animal calls getting the howler to respond to him. The trails are easily...More

Thank taoofthecaribbean
Reviewed 19 June 2017

afternoon and evening kayak ride is beautiful with sunset witnessing the congregating on the small bird island. quite a spectacle. Dinner prepared after the tour. Excellent.

Thank Docpm9913
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing tour of Punta Laguna! Our guide was extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and spoke English fluently. My husband and I had a private tour. We really wanted to see howler and spider monkeys so our guide searched until we found them. It was...More

Thank Allison G
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28 May 2017|
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Response from Angela D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. My boyfriend and I rented a car to explore the Yucatán. The rental was about $1 a day and the mandatory insurance was about $20 per day. We drove from the Cancun airport to Chichen Itza, Coba, then to Punta Laguna and... More
13 April 2017|
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Response from NancyVeverka | Reviewed this property |
We were there last week. We arrived very easily by car -- no tourist buses there at all. They have different things you can do: Jungle walk with a guide (ceremony with shaman prior), canoeing on the lake, zip line and a... More
Erika R
10 January 2017|
Response from currybj | Reviewed this property |
rent a car or hire a taxi. the reserve has local residents serve as tour guides, definitely hire them.