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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 via mobile

Wonderful visit to an amazing Mayan ancient civilization. The guide for our trip was brilliant, friendly, chatty, informative and totally equipped to answer all questions raised on Mexican history and Mayan civilisation development. He spoke several languages so was able to keep everyone informed during...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AngieSP2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

All I can say is amazing. My wife Climbed to the top. There are 150 steps. She said the view was amazing. When you get there you can get a ride with a guy pushing a bike, rent your own bike or walk. It’s a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank blueeyes082
Reviewed 2 days ago

Coba is not the best restored of Mayan ruins but some impressive pyramids to take in nevertheless , with one you can climb. The first group (Coba group) has a nice pyramid and a ball court as well as some arches to walk through. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bjnomads
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This Mayan site is I believe is the only one not fully cleared of jungle. Thus you see the Ruins more as they would have been when inhabited. You also get to climb up the 40m (?) main pyramid When you get to the top...More

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

The Mayan Ruins of Coba is really beautiful site in the jungle. Unlike Tulum or Chichen Itza, you can actually climb some of the structures and the biggest pyramid is 42 meters high. You can walk, hire a bici taxi, or rent a bicycle to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Today we visited the ruins of Coba. From the start we were greeted by Alex our guide for the day and Rubén the driver. They were both brilliant, nothing was too much trouble. We had coffee, juice and pastries en route, with a full itinerary...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank SuzanneC1696
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was an amazing site....learned more about the Mayans on this visit than ever before. We were able to climb this monument and at the top we could see the jungle for miles around. Our tour host also included a bicycle ride which we were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Aarne H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Currently the least crowded of the accessible ruins from Cancun. Coba is only partially excavated in many areas. Limestone roads of ancient origin lead to three major groupings of structures. There are two very large pyramids here, one of which is the largest in the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank wreednelson
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first of three ruins we visited on our trip to the Mayan Riviera at the end of January 2019. I wholeheartedly disagree with handful of reviewers that would skip this one. This is the only ruins that you are still able to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
4  Thank damsel14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a true pleasure to visit. In the middle of the jungle there are approx 10 big ruines to visit and explore. These ruines are perfectly preserved and can be visited by foot, bike or bike-car pushed by somebody else. We've done the tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Bre G
February 10, 2019|
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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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Stephanie B
February 9, 2019|
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Response from archibalda | Reviewed this property |
Hire a car. It’s a straight line with very little traffic. Just remember that driving in Mexico is driving on the defensive!!!
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rcaple11
February 4, 2019|
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Response from Sokey71 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there what I know is that the pirámid is 42 meters tall and has 120 steps if you have someone whit a heart condition is not recommend it for that person but if everyone has a good condition go for it.
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