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Coba (pronounced cō-bǝ) is an ancient Maya city on the Yucatán Peninsula, located in what is now northeastern Quintana Roo, Mexico. The site is the nexus of the largest network of stone causeways of the ancient Mayan world, and it contains many...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed yesterday

Our driver suggested renting the bikes for 50 pesos and we were so happy we did. This was an amazing experince for me. Since I was 10 I dreamed of climbing a Mayan Temple and am so happy there is still one open for the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank upstate37
Reviewed yesterday

If you are into this sort of thing, you will love it. My kids (11 and 14) were over it pretty quickly though. Pay $500 pesos for a guide. Don’t think you know what is going on without one. Bikes speed up the trip and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you can get past the fear of hiring a car, head up to Coba for a day. I was crapping myself about hiring a car in Mexico, after reading through a number of scary reviews. We took the risk and grabbed a car for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank carolyno653
Reviewed yesterday

Romney and I have visited 4 Mayan ruins including Chichen Itza, Ek Balam and Talum. Trust me on this one,, skip the rest and visit Coba!!! The entire site is amazing, but have the guys withe the bicycles peddal you around. You get free tour...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bart_and_Romney
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cobá is a little way out of Tulum and we went by taxi. It is probably good to make sure you take some water with you as it gets quite hot. The good news is that there is lots of shade as the trees line...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's a wonderful and awe inspiring experience at coba. We finally made the 45 min trip from tulum and what a delightful surprise. There's a couple adorable towns on your way through. We stopped at a couple along the way. GET TO COBA AT OPEN...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JDAToronto
Reviewed 5 days ago

Large site with the Temple of Kukulcan (or El Castillo) at the center, this trip was worth the 5 hours roundtrip. Ball courts, the observatory and other ruins cover a wide area that will take about 3 hours if not more to cover. Unlike Nohoch...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank V4197LGdavidr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited here on a tour organised by Tui. Our guide Roberto was knowledgable, professional and courteous. His English was excellent and he was totally engaging throughout. The site itself is more basic than Chichinitsa but that is part of its splendour, we visited the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank thehorans
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a car rental and took advantage of an early morning arrival. It was an easy drive to the Coba site and having arrived early the parking lot was empty and there were no tour buses yet. It is highly recommended to rent a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank France H
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is quite an extensive site, but for those who find walking difficult there are a plethora of cycle taxis to take you from pyramid to pyramid. The site is popular, though nothing like the horror of Chichen Itza or Tulum, so it might be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Renidel
1 March 2019|
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Response from enricoca1 | Reviewed this property |
Kirsten B answered correctly, probably the price is of a few bucks more for both, but cheap If you can, ride by yourself, is flat and on your own pace That site is fun and amazing, you can climb up there, awesome views! And... More
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Hi there are guys with bicycle chairs bike with seat in front. You can hire and your Mum could easily be peddled around if she can move from her wheelchair into the peddle chair. It is a bit of a step up. The site itself is... More
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Bre G
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Response from amanda5805 | Reviewed this property |
Have not done it through a cruise ship but as long as they give you atleast an hour and a half (preferably 2 hours) to do coba and then a fair amount of time to do the cenote swim after I would highly recommend doing it! If... More
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