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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
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We traveled from Akumal to visit these Mayan ruins. Using the local collectivos (small mini buses) it took about 80 minutes in total . The ruins are spectacular and worth a visit . Much less crowded than Tulum. You can hire bikes or be chauffeured...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bingleytourist
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful set of ruins that are best seen by bicycle- you can either rent one and ride yourself or hire a 'driver'. Just do it! and then go to the nearby cenote to cool off- about a 10 minute drive away.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pamelacharris
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We saw already a lot but this one + the climb was amazing. Coba temples are not very big. But this one don't miss. Owh please rent a bike!! It will save your foot/legs.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paul1983amsterdam
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hired a car from playa del Carmen and drove to Cobá before they stopped you climbing the temple. It’s a good walk to the temple while most people hire a bike to ride there. It’s a moderate climb up the Mayan temple but the view...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jonathanblackburn
Reviewed 4 days ago

20 years ago I discovered Coba. Then you just walked in an spoke to the Archeologists. Today the funky village created a parking lot and you do pay about $5.00 to get in. We rented a car and drove 450 miles in Mexico. This was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We've been to many of the Mayan ruins in Mexico and this was definitely one of our favorites. The experience of riding bikes through the jungle was so much fun! We had a large group of 12 people ranging in age from 7 to 76....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Angiekp
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I did a day excursion to Coba while staying in the Cancun Hotel Zone. We thought it was a good trip and Coba was worth visiting since they allow to climb the main temple there. That alone made the trip worth it....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank josh5706
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our guide's stories, loved the walk up there and the walk on the pyramid although we were a bit rushed with a cruise tour. It was fascinating and we really felt connected to the place. More time would have been good.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rachm1971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am Italian, well travelled and totally trustworthy. Coba ruins are at an hour of driving of an easy road from Tulum. They are not crowded, comoared to Chichen Itza and Tulum, you rent a bike inside to go from a site to another, and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank enricoca1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured Coba, Tulum, and Chichen Itza (while staying in Cancun) on our first visit to Mexico. One effect of the tours was to feel shame and disappointment with the Eurocentric educations that we had received, growing up in North America. We wish that we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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January 9, 2019|
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Response from Sanjeev A | Reviewed this property |
Coba ruins has bike taxi available and will stop for any photo ops. Everyone is very helpful and will also explain you the relevance of the temple. You have to walk about 100 mt from bike stand to the main temple (last... More
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November 28, 2018|
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Response from Passenger788284 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't use a tour company, we used Uber to drop us to the location and pick us up and at the site we got an english speaking guide which was 10 pesos each👌👌👌
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