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Helaman Tours

#46 of 730 Tours in Cancun
Cancun, Mexico
About Helaman Tours
Let me show you the archaeologycal sites and best places for snorkeling. allow me to guide you with my experience of over 30 years in Mayan history and do a private tours in Spanish, English, French, Germain and Italian. it will be my pleasure to share with you my knowledge about the connections of the great cultures of the world.
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Tours and Tickets by Helaman Tours

Private Tour in Tulum, Coba and Grand Cenote

Helamantours and team have over 30 years of experience doing tours around Cancun and the peninsula of yucatan
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60 to 120 minutes
from $201.60

Private Day Tour in Chichen Itzá & Valladolid Trip

Helaman was born in Atlixco, Puebla, Mexico. In 1964. 2nd generation tourists guide in Mexico, Helaman is the 7th of a family of 11 children. Helaman got his license to be Tour Guide by the Mexican government in 1983 and started to work as a Tour Guide in Tulum, Mexico. In 1984. He learned languages like: English, Portuguese, Italian, French and German. Helaman traveled to Egypt and Israel and was able to develop a better understanding about the religion of ancient civilizations.

Let him to share with you his wonderful knowledge!
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10 to 11 hours
from $240.00
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Jeremy T wrote a review Jan 2020
Rio Rancho, New Mexico1 contribution
Easy to schedule, responsive to email question. Prompt pick up at resort, and informative tours if 2 sites. A simple review here for a solid tour group that won't disappoint.
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Date of experience: January 2020
Michal wrote a review Dec 2019
68 contributions9 helpful votes
Take the whole to do these two attraction slowly.... we loved it! You van climb the ruins and spend hours at the cenote
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Date of experience: December 2019
ConnoisseurGal wrote a review Dec 2019
Calgary, Canada191 contributions133 helpful votes
Helaman, our guide picked us up at our resort in Akumal. On the drive to Chichen Itza, we were given a comprehensive understanding of how the Lamanites are connected to the ancient Mayans through scripture. He took us to the buildings, thoroughly showed us what to look for. Skip the many hawkers, all the prices are overinflated. We went to Ek Balam, climbed the tall temple, very dangerous with no handrails and uneven stone steps. We skipped swimming in the cenote at Ik Kil, to many people screaming inside the cavern. Enjoyed our day with Helaman, he’s a good tour guide, learned a lot, speaks good English.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Ian Mark wrote a review Dec 2019
Calgary, Canada2 contributions
Helaman picked up my wife and I from our resort exactly when he said he would in his air-conditioned van. The tour was the high light of our trip to Cancun. I would recommend his company to others.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Anthony wrote a review Nov 2019
13 contributions1 helpful vote
Went on this trip with my dad and brothers - it was a bucket list trip for papa. The Mayan ruins around Cancun are so impressive. We visited Tulum on a tour through our hotel, and it was good. However, we wanted more freedom to roam at Chichen Itza and Ek Balam, and an LDS perspective on what we were seeing. Helaman Tours was recommended to me by a friend. After my experience, I will be recommending him to my friends, as well. He was excellent!! Helaman and his family have been doing tours of the Mayan ruins for well over 20 years. He is a fountain of incredible insights and was extremely personable. At Chichen Itza, we were able to see more of the ruins than most tours were showing. After spending the morning at this site, he took us to Ik-Kil for lunch and a wonderfully refreshing swim in the cenote. Then on to Ek Balam. We spent several hours exploring these ruins, climbing to the top of the tallest structure and experiencing its grandeur. Then back to Cancun. It was a long day, but the information and experience were very much worth the time and effort. Thanks Helaman!
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Date of experience: November 2019