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Chacchoben Ruins
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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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 2 days ago

I have been here twice now. I really enjoy coming here. It is very eye opening to see the history here. Our tour guide, Daniel, was great! He was very informative and new a lot! This is a tour that has a lot of walking...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were driving from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen and came across signs to Chacchoben Ruins and decided to give it a try, when we arrived there was only 2 cars there, very lonely, we paid the entrance and decided to go on our own,...More

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Didn't have an excursion planned when i exited the norwegian getaway and im so happy I went the route i did. Walk out the guard gates of the port and there's several cab drivers that will take you to Chacchoben round trip for $25 or...More

Thank lovablenun24
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful. Miguel and Erick were great. They provided cold water and ice towels. They stopped and let us buy fresh pineapple from a vendor along the side of the road. If you are over 60, get a cab to the office which is several...More

Thank Jo E
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

I did this tour on a cruise ship stop and it was amazing. The bus was comfortable, our guide was Reggie and he was very informative a great guide. I loved seeing the ruins and hearing the history, amazing to be near something so old....More

Thank Yvonne C
Reviewed September 7, 2018

As my husband and I came off the dock of our cruise ship there was a lady holding a sign up for our excursion. We were quickly placed in a short line and loaded into a 15 passenger van. Our tour guide Dinah was very...More

Thank ljswood
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Took a NCL cruise excursion here. It was quick and to the point. We did the walking path and hit up all the ruins in two hours after leaving the tour bus, and a short walk to the first structure. They recommend wearing insect repellent...More

Thank Johana4242
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

First time visiting Costa Maya, Mexico. It was a guided tour by the cruise line... Great place to visit and very well organized.

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Chacchoben is a great place to see ruins, our tour guide Carlos was awesome ! He gave ya info on flora, fauna, history plus super funny. Recommendation to visit in a non cruise ship day.

Thank AmeG163
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We rented a Jeep in Cozumel outside of the cruise port and drove here on our way to Mezcalito's Last Frontier. It's a nice little archaeological site with ongoing digs and a small pyramid in the midst. Lots of iguanas roaming around. It was hot...More

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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
June 4, 2017|
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Response from DandyDon21 | Reviewed this property |
We really enjoyed the Tour. Mayan Ruins and History are quite interesting, The Tour is about 4 hours total.. from a Super Nice A/C bus -- 1st class met you at the dock.. Got off around 7:30 -8 am.. Tour was extremely well... More