7 - 10 Hours
One Per Person
At Your Own Pace
Welcome to the Mayan Ruins of Mexico Tour
From Caribbean beach days to feasting on tacos, exploring the ancient Mayan ruins, and partying in the city, discover everything a Cancun holiday has to offer!
Start by visiting Chichen Itza – the ancient ruins dating back to the 7th Century. You will love visiting Tulum Ruins – with their stunning position perched on a cliff edge overlooking the turquoise Caribbean Sea. After exploring the site on foot, head down the steps, and cool off with a dip in the sea. Head 30 km from Valladolid, Yucatan, is an ancient city, older than Chichen Itza and with significant cultural baggage.
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About the Chichen Itza Tour
Uncover the mystery of Chichen Itza, one of the Seven Wonders of The World, with this self-guided walking tour. Learn about the complex Mayan civilization, explore the iconic El Castillo step pyramid, and uncover these ruins’ deepest secrets! Explore all the fascinating stories of this one-of-a-kind site on the Chichen Itza tour.
About the Tulum Tour
Explore the most picturesque Mayan ruins in Mexico! Tulum perches on a cliff overlooking dazzlingly blue waters and features jaw-dropping ancient structures like the Temple of the Descending God. Discover the rich history of this walled city and find out what it can tell us about the incredibly advanced Mayan civilization, all accompanied by stunning ocean views. The self-guided Tulum tour takes you through the rise and fall of the Mayan empire.
About the Ek Balam Tour
Ek Balam is the incredible site where ancient Mayans kept the tombs of their kings. Far less crowded than Chichen Itza but no less exciting, these ruins offer a fascinating glimpse into the distant past. Visit the awe-inspiring Ek Balam pyramid, learn about the Mayan civilization’s rise and fall, and uncover the significance behind the site’s ancient artwork.
About the Coba Ruins Tour
Discover the Coba Ruins, among the most intact ancient Mayan sites in existence! As you explore with the help of this narrated, self-guided walking tour, you’ll unearth the history of this fascinating place, from the remnants of ancient artwork to the court where Mayans once played a ritualistic ball game and beyond. Plus, climb to the top of an imposing Mayan pyramid on your Coba Ruins tour.
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Preview the Tour
Welcome Audio Story
El Castillo Audio Story
The Castle Audio Story
The Acropolis Audio Story
Changing travel date? No worries! All individual tours come with lifetime validity.
The tour works offline, so you do not need your phone network to enjoy the tour. However, we suggest you download the tour on WiFi at your home, hotel, visitor center, etc., before heading out for a completely immersive experience.
Not an Entry Ticket
This is not an entry ticket to any of the attractions along the way.
Carry a Portable Phone Charger
We Recommend carrying a portable power bank to avoid running out of charge during your tour.
How many tours should I buy?
Since this is a walking tour, we suggest you buy one tour per person for the best experience.
What do we do?
Simply put, Action Tour Guide is an audio guide, map, and tour book – all in one app! We are a GPS-enabled app-based tour that narrates information based on your location right on your phone. You can experience our driving and walking tours at your own pace and literally at any time of the day!
Chichen Itza: Bus Stop, Chichen Itza, Yuc., Mexico
Tulum: Ruinas de Tulum
Ek Balam: Ek Balam, Yuc., Mexico
Coba Ruins: Carretera Federal Tulum 307, 77793 Coba, Q.R., Mexico