154. Tulum, Mexico

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Tulum is an old Mayan city in Mexico. It’s sits on the beach and has breath taking views. Remember to also take a walk on the beach as well.

Tulum, Mexico - Ruins

Tulum, Mexico – Ruins



Tulum is located in the Yucatan Peninsula just southwest of Cancun and south of the coastal town of Playa del Carmen in Mexico. It is in the state of Quintana Roo,


How To Get Here

By Train

Not an option.

By Plane

The closest airport is Cancun International Airport (CUN).

Cancun, Mexico - Cancun Airport Control Tower

Tulum, Mexico – Cancun Airport Control Tower

The following airlines has service to Cancun International Airport (CUN):

Aerolineas Argentinas (AR), Aeromexico (AM), Air Berlin (AB), Air Canada (AC), Air Europa (UX), Air France (AF), Air Transat (TS), American Airlines (AA), AviancaTaca (AV), blu-express (BV), British Airways (BA), Condor (DE), Cubana Airlines (CU), Delta Air Lines (DL), Eidelweiss Air (WK), Evelop Airlines S.L. (E9), Frontier Airlines (F9), interJet (4O), Jetairfly (TB), JetBlue Airways (B6), LAN (LA), Links Air (W2), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), Maya Island Air (2M), Mistral Wings (7M), Neos Air (NO), Southwest Airlines (WN), Spirit Airlines (NK), Sun Country Airlines (SY), Sunwing Airlines (WG), Tropic Air (9N), TUI Netherlands (OR), United Airlines (UA), Virgin America (VX), Virgin Atlantic Airways (VS), VivaAerobus (VB), Volaris (Y4), Wamos Air (EB), WestJet (WS) and XL Airways France (SE).

By Bus

There are buses operated by ADO from Cancun to Coba daily.

By Car

If you are already in the country, renting a car is a great option as you can explore on your own. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.


Where To Stay

There are many areas to stay in the Tulum area so you won’t have an issue finding a place to stay. You may even head to Cancun.

Coba, Mexico - Moon Palace Hotel in Cancun Area

Tulum, Mexico – Moon Palace Hotel in Cancun Area

Check below for a place to stay.

==>> You can find a list of hotels from TripAdvisor here.

==>> Try Airbnb.


Where To Eat

There are food places along the main road in Tulum, so you won’t have any issues finding a place to stay.

Coba, Mexico - Food

Tulum, Mexico – Food

Tulum, Mexico - Le Petit Paris Restaurant

Tulum, Mexico – Le Petit Paris Restaurant

==>> You can find a list of restaurants from TripAdvisor here.


What To Do

Walk through the ruins of the huge Mayan city of Tulum. I did my tour with Alltournative, but you can find other tour companies as well.

Tulum, Mexico - Transportation Tractor

Tulum, Mexico – Transportation Tractor


Tulum, Mexico

Tulum, Mexico


Tulum, Mexico - Entrance

Tulum, Mexico – Entrance

==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.

==>> Here is a list of Tour offered by Viator.

==>> Lonely Planet has some additional information.

==>> Trip.com has some additional information.                        

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Additional Information

Language Spoken: Spanish

Currency: Mexican Peso

Mexico Tourism Information




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Tulum, Mexico - Lizards

Tulum, Mexico – Lizards

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