Coba Mayan Village

cobamayanvillagetour Visit Coba Pyramid and ruins, enjoy the rich Mayan culture, unhurried and relaxed with Mayan Village Tours

Visit the closest major Mayan ruins site to the Riviera Maya, typically just 1 hour 45minutes from your hotel. This site is truly impressive and will give you a facinating glimpse of the ancient Mayan civilisation. Your professional guide will escort you around the site, explaining all the major points pf interest, stellae and temples for approximately 2 hours.

We break for a leisurely lunch of regional Mayan foods - all inclusive with soft drinks or beers - which recharges you for the rest of the afternoons activities.

Our next point of interest is a local traditional Mayan village where you will be invited into the homes of the local people. Traditional ways of life; sleeping in hamocks, weaving fabrics, and living from the land sit side by side with colour television, Xbox and playstations. The incredible warmth of the Mayan people is self evident, andd you will remember this experience for a longtime.

We continue our journey to a beautiful cenote for a relaxing swim, an meet with a Xaman for a presentation into the Mayan cultural world.  Whilst walking through the pristine nature trails we will stop and explain the local "chicle" the original chewing gum!

Mayan Village Tours guides are among the best on the Riviera Maya, an will explain to you all about the local way of life, from farming to fruit trees, fishing, hunting, religion, local crafts, medicinal plants and more.

Tour includes:

Transportatión with A/C

  • Tour guide
  • Entrance fee at Coba archeological site
  • Drinks on bus (water, soft drinks)
  •  Lunch (regional cuisine) & drinks (water, soft drinks, beer)
  • Visit to a Mayan Village
  • Entrance fee at the cenote
  • Life jackets


Excursion cover time from 9:00am to 6:00pm

  •  Guide´s presentation begins after last pick up; Explanation and demonstrations of Mayan Culture, archeology, local animals, insects and plants; interesting sights pointed out during the trip to Coba
  •  Guided tour of Coba archeological site, 1 hour 30 min – 2 hours
  • Lunch 1 hour
  •  Visit to Mayan Villages, 50 – 90 min.
  • Explication and demonstration of Mayan lifestyle and traditions; construction, cuisine, hunting, agriculture (fruit trees, jungle products, medicinal plants) religion, weaving, embroidery, pets, etc
  •  Programs beneficial to Mayan communities; composting, vegetable gardens, farming, hygiene and garbage collection.
  • Education and scholarship programs.
  • Visit to cenote , ( walking in to a natural path, to observe the traditional mayan chicle, and a presentation of aXaman,15 min, swimming , 20 min, - 1 hour




Duration: Approximately 8 hours from pick up to drop off.
Tour includes: Air-conditioned Transportation, professional guides, entrances fees, lunch and beverages, insurance and taxes.
Bring along: Bring your swim suit, towel, comfortable light color clothes, an extra t-shirt, walking shoes, environmentally safe sun block, hat, sunglasses, insect repellent, money for souvenirs, camera or video camera. There is a $35 pesos additional fee at archeological site entrance for video cameras.
Please note: BIODEGRADABLE sunscreen and mosquito repellent only please.
Recommended minimum age : 8 years old.
Important recommendations: This tour is not suitable for people with severe physical or motor handicaps, serious heart or health problems, pregnant women or people who are not able to handle moderate physical activity. Children under the age of 8 may participate under the responsibility and direct supervision of a responsible parent or family member. People under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted to participate in this tour.



Adults 12 years and above $110 USD
Child 6 years until 11 years $55 USD