Located at a distance of around one and a half hours from Cancun, Tulum is one destination that leaves its visitors spell bound with its spectacular coastline and bright sun. A visit to Tulum from Cancun will include watching its beautiful coastline, sugar sands, jade-green water and balmy breezes. Thanks to its pristine nature, this beach is infact one of the top beaches in Mexico. Apart from watching natural beauty here, you can also enjoy diving, fun cenotes, great snorkeling, and a variety of lodgings and restaurants for you to stay. Historically, Tulum was one of the last cities built and inhabited by the Maya and was in full glory between the 13th and 15th centuries. However, this city was subsequently abandoned after it became infested with Old World diseases brought by the Spanish settlers. You will also come across the ruins of the walled city here. Today it is one of the most visited sites in Mexico. A day in Cancun trip planner is incomplete without adding Tulum in trip planner. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Cancun itinerary 3 days.
- Visiting Tulum is a whole day affair.
- Hours for visiting Tulum archaeological site-8am-4:30 pm
- Take a cab from Cancun.
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86.48% of people who visit Cancun include Tulum in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
62.08% of people start their Tulum visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 5 Hrs to see Tulum
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Tulum