Coba and Punta Laguna

Coba Ruins & Punta Laguna Tour

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Visit the Ruins of Coba and the Spider Monkey Sanctuary of Punta Laguna

Want a taste of Riviera Maya wildlife? How about watching spider monkeys in the jungle? Kayak, zipline and Mayan purification ritual are part of the tour.

How many:

12 People max.

How long:

Full day

What will you experience on this tours?

DISCOVER COBA WITH A CERTIFIED GUIDE

The tour starts with a guided visit to the ruins of the ancient Mayan city Coba. A certified expert in Mayan history will accompany you and share some interesting facts about the archaeological site.

LEARN ABOUT THE HISTORY OF ANCIENT MAYANS

You will learn about the history behind the archaeological site of Coba, as well as the customs and traditions of the Maya peoples who lived there long before the Spanish Invasion.

CLIMB THE TALLEST PYRAMID IN YUCATAN

Then, you will have the opportunity to climb the pyramid Nohoch Mul, one of the tallest pyramids in Mexico, and enjoy a breathtaking view of the jungle.

SWIM IN A LOCAL UNDERGROUND CENOTE

After the ruins, we will head for a refreshing swim in Multum-Ha, a big closed underground cenote located a few minutes away from Coba. You will have some free time at the cenote to enjoy the swim and relax a little bit.

LUNCH WITH A LOCAL MAYA FAMILY

As soon as we’re done with swimming, it’s time for lunch. For a traditional Mexican lunch in the house of a local Mayan family. There, you also will see how the food is prepared and learn to make hand-made tortillas.

VISIT PUNTA LAGUNA

Afterwards, we will go to a local Mayan community Punta Laguna, which is often called “the monkey sanctuary”. There, we will have a long walk through the jungle searching for monkeys, have a relaxing boat trip around a lagoon, and go zip-lining above the water.

EXPERIENCE A MAYAN PURIFICATION CEREMONY

During this tour, you will also be able to experience a Mayan purification ceremony with copal. Copal is a tree resin that comes from a healer tree family called Bursera that is sacred to the Maya. Copal was widely used in ritual offerings and ceremonies, and mass quantities of copal resin were burned atop Aztec and Mayan pyramids.

What is included in this tour?

  • A/C Round-trip transportation
  • Light breakfast on board
  • Beverages on board all day long
  • Certified guide on your language
  • Entrance fee to Coba’s ruins
  • Free-time at the archaeological site
  • Swim in a local cenote
  • Regional food buffet
  • Visit to the Punta Laguna community
  • Kayak
  • Walk in the jungle, observation of spider monkeys
  • Mayan purification ceremony
  • 200-meters zip line

What should you bring with you?

  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Swim suit and beach towel
  • Slippers
  • Extra money (souvenirs, tips)

How much will it cost?

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