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Coba Mayan Encounter
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Coba Mayan Encounter
US$139.00
Overview

Get on unforgettable ecoarcheological adventures. Visit the impressive archaeological site of Coba and discover the amazing Nohoch Mul, the tallest temple in the Yucatan Peninsula.

From the top, you will have stunning views of the jungle. Visit a secluded Mayan village and enjoy its well preserved natural beauties, lagoons, cenotes (sinkholes), jungle paths, and the natural reserve that protects the local flora and fauna.

Rappel down thrilling cenotes and soar the canopy in breathtaking ziplines, swim in hidden caves and walk through the jungle learning about the environment. Enjoy a lush meal of typical food, soft drinks and hand-made tortillas. Photographers of the Maya communities will take great pictures of you during the activities!

What to Expect

06:30 to 08:00 a.m.         Pick-up at hotels in the Riviera Maya or Cancun.
09:00 to 10:00 a.m.         Arrival at Coba or Mayan village (According to the logistics).

Maya Encounter (3.5 hours)

You will have the opportunity to see how the Maya people live today and experience extraordinary adventure activities in the jungle.

  • We will teach you to rappel into impressive cenote (sinkhole), descending approximately 17 meters.
  • Walk through the jungle and learn about the flora and fauna of the region.
  • A refreshing dip in the crystal clear, fresh water of the cenotes (underground caves).
  • Two ziplines crossing. Experience the amazing feeling of flying through the pristine rainforest and over the Cayman Cenote or the Cenote de la Vida.
  • Canoe or kayak. Setting out on a gentle canoe trip on fresh water lagoon you will be able to appreciate the exquisite natural surroundings.
  • Maya ritual. Be part of an authentic blessing Maya ceremony that a shaman will perform for you.
  • Traditional meal. Enjoy an authentic Maya menu including soup, chicken, vegetables, rice, beans and hand-made corn tortillas.

Coba (2:00 hours)
Visit temples and the legendary ballgame of this majestic archeological site. Follow the paths to arrive at the Nohoch Mul, the highest temple in the whole Yucatan Peninsula, from the top of which you will enjoy breathtaking views of the amazing jungle that surrounds the site. Optional bike rental is available at the site.

04:30 to 05:30 p.m.         Drop-off at hotels in Riviera Maya or Cancun (approximately time).
The expedition includes: Transportation for small groups, traditional lunch, water, archaeological tour guide, entrance fee to Coba, equipment required for activities, towel and lockers.
Recommendations: Bring comfortable shoes, fresh clothing, bathing suit, hat, extra shirt and cash or credit card for crafts and photos.
Important: This expedition is not suitable for physically challenged, or people who suffer heart conditions, respiratory or back problems. It is not recommended for pregnant women or children under 6 years old. People under the influence of alcohol or toxic substances won’t be allowed to participate. For safety reasons, at Cenote Maya, using cameras and recording devices of any kind (including cell phones, or tablets) are not allowed, except for "action cam" (Go Pro) style, only if it is assembled on a chest or head mount during the excursion.

Reviews (28)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Amazing experience!

We had so much fun!! Perfecto, our tour guide, was so funny and so knowledgeable. We felt safe the whole time and learned lots. The tour had 2 parts- the “adventure” which included zip lining, repelling, canoeing. And “archeological” which included visiting Coba!! Highly recommend...More

Thank 580brookeg
AlltournativeMexico, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Alltournative Lifetime Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We’re so glad to hear you had an excellent time. Or like mayan people say "Ja’ach ki’ima’ak i’im wo’olo’on u’uk i’im ma’azko’on u’ud".

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amazing Day

Excellent adventure day! Our guide, Yuri, was exceptional. She was high energy, funny, and obviously knew lots about the culture. We ziplined, canoed, rappelled, and climbed Mayan ruins. Definitely a day my friends and I will never forget. We especially won't forget those little fried...More

Thank Katherine N
AlltournativeMexico, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Alltournative Lifetime Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for trusting us and letting us be part of your adventure, we hope see you soon. Or like mayan people said "Ki’imka’a páati’iko’one’ech ka’ate’en".

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Bucket List Tour

You can check off at least something from your bucket list on this tour. It's a full day of thrilling activities and experiences including ziplining, rappelling into a cenote and swimming in the cenote just to mention a few! It was my first time on...More

Thank Sue H
AlltournativeMexico, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Alltournative Lifetime Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow! Thank you Sue. It's a honor being part of your bucket list. We’re extremely glad being part of your adventure. See you soon. Or like our mayan ancestral said: Ja’ach ki’ima’ak i’im wo’olo’on u’uchi’in ka’amk ba’alo’ob ta’a we’te’e ki’im ka’a pa’atko’one’ex ka’ate’em. :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best excursion I've ever been on!!

It's been a month since my mom and I went on this trip and I still cannot get over how amazing this day was. Our tour guide, Alex Martinez, was INCREDIBLE!! He had an incredible range of knowledge about Mexico and the sites we visited...More

Thank Olivia S
AlltournativeMexico, Social Media Coordinator at Alltournative Lifetime Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Olivia, thanks a lot for your comments! We are so glad you had a blast with us. Thanks for living this adventure with Alltournative… or like our Maya ancestors would said: -Yuumbo’oti’ik u’uch a’a ku’uxtoaiti’ik nojo’och ba’alo’ob ti’im wte’elo’on.- 😉 We hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lovely day out!

Fantastic guided tour! lots of information given, and in three languages from our knowledgeable and fab host Rodrigo! Great to be able to climb to the top of Coba and see the amazing view! We also went to a Mayan village, had a walk through...More

Thank Mimosa G
AlltournativeMexico, Social Media Coordinator at Alltournative Lifetime Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there mgriffiths20, thanks a lot for your comments! We are so glad you had a blast with us. Thanks for living this adventure with Alltournative… or like our Maya ancestors would said: -Yuumbo’oti’ik u’uch a’a ku’uxtoaiti’ik nojo’och ba’alo’ob ti’im wte’elo’on.- 😉 We hope to...More

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