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Serving the Cruising community since 2003, Costa Maya Cruise Excursions provides exclusive beach breaks, action tours, ATV tours and private tours. All excursions are in small groups, offering privacy and comfort for all arriving Cruise Ship...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Mahahual 77940, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to the ruins by bus from the dock. Our tour guide Coral gave us information before we got to the ruins, during, and after. Very knowledgeable and very detailed. I highly recommend this tour and tour guide for an amazing time. Stay out of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a family of 10 and had a private tour of the ruins. Unfortunately it was a rainy day and the butterfly farm was closed. In place of the butterfly farm we visited a Tequila Museum with a free tasting of serval flavors. Note...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we paid for a tour of the mayan ruins and butterfly farm and beach so on the way to the ruins they said the butterfly farm was closed and when we got there the guide walked off leaving us it was muddy some of us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wheeld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the ruins and butterfly farm tour. Unfortunately, due to heavy rains the butterfly farm was closed. We were a group of 14 (70's to infant) and Carolina was our tour guide and driver for the morning. Lots of information on our drive to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dolny5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this tour. Much less expensive than the excursions that you book on NCL and even better. The meeting location was right outside the port and the had our name on a sign. The also provided a cooler full of soda and water which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Arminta J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured with Juan Carlos Arriola and he impressed our family of 9 with Mayan historical and cultural knowledge. He was prepared with several pictures and diagrams so we could understand Mayan religious symbols, numerals and the calendar. The Chaccoben ruins all well preserved and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Raquel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comparing to the other excursions by NCL, this was much less value for money. We did the $129 Chacchoben Mayan Ruins Deluxe excursion. It is a one hour drive. On the way the tour guide, who was not so easy to understand, handed out various...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dutchguytraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its quite a ride to ruins I would do it again . The guide tlks alot and if you just want to walk around on your own its not the best because you will be asked to remain with group. getting on tour was easy....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank guest461
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked Chacchoben Ruin and Butterfly farm tour for $54. (On our cruise ship, it would have cost $99 minus the farm so a significant savings for a party of 5). The tour we had was in a very new/clean van w/AC. They offered us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank piebeck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Van took us to the Mayan Ruins in our port city of CPuerta Costa Maya; we were also supposed to goto the Butterfly Garden on this excursion but heavy rains in the recent past made traveling the roads to it unsafe. We did not learn...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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