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The Native Choice Tours

Av. Paseo del Puerto #1021, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
+52 998 869 4000
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Top Activity in Costa Maya

The cruise stop in Costa Maya can just be wasted beach or pool time. Do yourself a favor and tour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
North Carolina
A trip back in time to the Mayan culture.

Kasi was wonderful. She is so well knowledged in the history and lore of the culture and you could... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Greensboro, North Carolina
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Av. Paseo del Puerto #1021, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
+52 998 869 4000
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Reviewed yesterday

The cruise stop in Costa Maya can just be wasted beach or pool time. Do yourself a favor and tour the Mayan Ruins and do yourself a bigger favor and tour with Native Choice Tours. You’ll have to walk a short distance out of the...More

Thank Carolyn_B_27312
Reviewed 3 days ago

Kasi was wonderful. She is so well knowledged in the history and lore of the culture and you could tell her pride in her heritage as she spoke. It was something that you must truly experience first hand, reading about it is just not the...More

Thank 449ChristopherL449
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent tour with just the right amount of physical activity, climbing a few ruins, envisioning how the Mayans actually lived on a day-to-day basis in this small city. David, our tour guide, was courteous, approachable, and quite knowledgeable--spending time with him was both informative and...More

Thank jrgshopper
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the tour with Native choice, and it was top notch. Our guide Diego was great, and so was the bus driver Carlos. We met at the Native Choice office, and took and air conditioned bus to the Chacchoben ruins, and got to really...More

2  Thank Mark Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked with Native Choice Tours from the UK. Their office was a short walk from our ship where we were me by delightfully friendly staff who made sure we were cool and refreshed. Other people who booked failed to show so we ended up...More

1  Thank dbpb2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Researched some for our stop in Costa Maya. This company has excellent reviews and is half the cost of using the cruise excursion (for which most of the money goes to the cruise company). It was very humid/hot the day we went, but when we...More

2  Thank blrdfam
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a trip to the Chacchoben Ruins on the faith of the online reviews. They deserve the 5 stars they are getting. Our guide was terrific and really knew the history and was great at sharing info on local vegetation as well as the...More

1  Thank Bjmoo10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of all the excursions we took on our 7 day cruise, this was was, by far, our favorite. After trekking to the Native Choice office, we were greeted with friendly smiles and cold water. We took off in our well-kept and wonderfully air conditioned van...More

1  Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this through their web site not Carnival. We walked from the cruise terminal to their office, about a 10 minute walk so not to bad and they had water waiting when you checked in. There vans were nice and comfortable. The tour guide was...More

1  Thank Ray F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maria and Saul, drove us safely out to the ruins, we learned about the local towns and the some of the history of the area on the drive out. We met up with another native way group out at the ruins and the tour guide...More

1  Thank laptopjob
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Luis S | Reviewed this property |
We did the extreme which also included the blue lagoon. That was great.
Butch C
4 June 2017|
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Response from DREW R | Reviewed this property |
Not particularly. Mostly level ground except for one opportunity to climb stone step for which you may find white a challenge. Take as much water as possible with you even though they do hand it out.
Butch C
4 June 2017|
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Response from Ivan C | Property representative |
All ruins sites accessible from Costa Maya are under the jungle, they have cleared the trails as much as possible but you can always expect a few roots and rocks but nothing that would make it very difficult. The easiest... More