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Paseo del Puerto # 1239 | L-11 M-35 Frac. Nuevo Mahahual, Mahahual 77976, Mexico
+52 998 869 4000
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked the tour through Viator.com. The tour length of 4 hours was perfect. Roberto, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable. He was very detailed in the history of the ruins and the people who lived there. We received a very interesting history lesson and learned...More

Thank 808madelinef
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was an excursion booked thru our Royal Caribbean cruise. These ruins are well preserved. Daniel, a Mayan, was our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable & thorough. You can climb some of the sites if you wish.

Thank ajmtogo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the exclusive tour from Royal Caribbean. Not sure what the difference between this one and the regular one was. However, our tour guide was great and the ruins were amazing to see. One hour can ride there and 1 hour back. 1.5 hours...More

Thank donmeyersiii
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with Toucan Tours. My daughter and I were taken there with another lady and her son. Carlos was our guide and he was very Knowledgable and spoke great English. He gave us a lot of information about the Mayan people then and now,...More

1  Thank ChrisTLakeland_Fl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased this tour off line and not through the ship. It began about 9 AM and ended around 3 PM. Visiting the Chacchoben ruins was absolutely wonderful. To visit and learn about some of the Mayan culture and buildings was eye opening -- especially...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited a number of ruins and this one was one of the most enjoyable. We went in the afternoon and were one of the last tours of the day. Although their were lots of people around the layout and scheduling of the tours never...More

1  Thank lifecameraadventure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ruin were very interesting. The walk to the ruins was very shady - I did not need sunscreen. You do have to watch for fire ants in the grassy areas. We did not have any trouble with mosquitos or flying insects - maybe because...More

Thank stewie1515
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The site is small, but the structures are well preserved. There is a bit of a hike to each section, but probable less than a mile total walking. It is hot and muggy, and some biting bugs, but not horrible. You can't walk up the...More

1  Thank Tansy2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a good tour. Price was right $55. Ruins not at extensive as Tulum. Drive was ok. Walked to Native Choice was very hot.

Thank Getaway801625
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on an excursion from a cruise ship and had the BEST guide! Diego was a historian/archaeologist originally from Mexico City, but raised and schooled in the US so he was very understandable and knowledgeable. The tour was wonderful except for the heat even in...More

1  Thank KYKnobs
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November 14, 2018|
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Response from roxie1974 | Reviewed this property |
i'll agree that it was flat and wide trails but there was a lot of walking. the heat was overwhelming to me.
Meg S
March 6, 2018|
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Response from klynne0413 | Reviewed this property |
Meg, Taking a taxi is an option but it’s a 50 min drive one way. No idea what the price would be, but did not see anyone just taxi there. The park is small (and cash only). You could arrive walk the park in 20 minutes and... More
February 10, 2018|
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Response from IngridaM4 | Reviewed this property |
We booked online through shore excursions group