One of the most popular places to visit in Tulum are the ancient Mayan Ruins of Tulum
. Situated on a cliff overlooking the Caribbean Sea, the ruins include three main buildings: the Castle, the Temple of the Frescoes and the Palace.
At the foot of the cliffs, you'll find Paradise Beach, another of the best
things to see in Tulum. It is considered one of the best beaches in the Riviera Maya and is the starting points for visits to the famous Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, another of the most popular Tulum activities.
The region's underground rivers, or "cenotes," are another of the top things to do in Tulum
. Don't miss the Cenote Calavera
or Zazil-Ha Cenote, where you can go scuba diving, snorkeling and swimming. The Mayan Ruins of Coba are also considered one of the top attractions in Tulum, and are one of the most popular day-trip destinations for travelers.
For nature-lovers, three of the best Tulum attractions
are the nature parks of Xel-Ha and Xcaret, or the mangroves and bays of the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve
. For more on what to do in Tulum
, have a look at the recommendations from real travelers and locals on minube and discover the most important stuff to do in Tulum. Now...it's time to start planning your trip!