Day Trip: Tulum Ruins and Swimming with Turtles in Akumal

Day Trip: Tulum Ruins and Swimming with Turtles in Akumal

Visit the ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum with an expert guide and snorkel with sea turtles in the Bay of Akumal in this express Playa del Carmen tour!

Adventures in history and nature that will delight the whole family in this express tour from Playa del Carmen. Start your journey with a visit to the Mayan ruins of Tulum. Your expert guide will lead you through this walled city set on a cliff overlooking the ocean. You’ll learn fascinating facts and the marvelous mythology of this ancient civilization.

Next up is a visit to Akumal, home of the sea turtles. You’ll don mask and fins and receive instructions from your guide to snorkel with these magnificent creatures. The calm clear waters of the bay set the scene for the experience of a lifetime.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Tulum Archaeological Site, Carretera Federal, Cancun - Chetumal Km 230, 307, Tulum 77780 Mexico

Come and enjoy the fusion of two of the most fascinating places in the Riviera Maya, visiting the archaeological site of Tulum, where accompanied by a guide specialized in the area will take you to discover the mysteries that keeps this important destination. Moreover, from its cliff you'll have an unforgettable view of the Caribbean Sea and access to its beautiful beach.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Akumal Beach, Akumal Mexico

Then we will go to one of the most beautiful beaches, where white sand will make you feel like in paradise, you can also look closely at the Sea Turtle, and a beautiful coral reef, which houses a huge amount of colorful fish and crystal clear waters that will transport you to an underwater world like no other.

Duration: 2 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"

Duration: 8 Hours
Start location: 1: Starbucks, 2 Carretera Tulum - Cancún S/N Col. Tulum Ruinas, 77780 Tulum, Q.R., Mexico
2: Coco Bongo, Calle 12 Norte, esquina con Av. 10 Norte, Col. Centro, Gonzalo Guerrero, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
3: HM Playa del carmen, Avenida Constituyentes 180, entre Avenida 15 Norte y, 20 Avenida Nte., Gonzalo Guerrero, 77720 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
4: La Bodeguita del Medio, 5ta Avenida Calle 34 Norte Esq, Gonzalo Guerrero, 77720 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
5: Plaza Antigua, 10 Av. Sur 10, Playacar, 77717 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico

Traveler pickup is offered
This tour runs for costumer staying in Hotels from Puerto Morelos City To Dreams Hotel in Tulum Area. From Bahia Petempich to Cancun we dont provide the service.

Costumers staying in aparments or houses in Playa del Carmen we pick up them in our meeting points in the Down Town. We´ll provide the nearest meeting point to the aparment or house to you the afternoon before to the tour.

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Tulum Ruins ticket
  • Guide
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Box Lunch with sandwhich, fruit, juice and sweet
  • Liability insurance
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Tulum Archaeological Site

Not Included

  • Tax marine $12 usd
  • Photos
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Akumal Beach


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