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Guide provided fascinating details from the Mayan period

My 14 year old son and I took this tour while visiting Mahuhual on a Norwegian Getaway Cruise in... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Regine B
Allure 2018

A very short walk from the boat to the tour office. Our guide was Roberto, although not of Mayan... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Lake Worth, Florida
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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 August 15, 2018

My 14 year old son and I took this tour while visiting Mahuhual on a Norwegian Getaway Cruise in July. Our tour guide, Diego, was knowledgeable about so many historical and cultural details. The tour was like experiencing a story unfolding. Diego also answered our...More

3  Thank Regine B
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A very short walk from the boat to the tour office. Our guide was Roberto, although not of Mayan descent he is very knowledgeable on Mayan history and culture and is a real nice guy. They provided us with a cooler of cold refreshments for...More

1  Thank J_Bauman
Reviewed July 7, 2018

I have always wanted to visit Mayan Ruins. We had a great guide, Gus Gus, who told us all about the history and culture of the Mayan people on the way out to the site. The ruins were very impressive. I went over the top...More

4  Thank jpoteete38
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

From the time we stepped on Gus Gus and his staff made us feel welcomed. He gave great info on the ride to the farm and ruins. Once we got to our destination he regaled us with the rich history of the area. Water is...More

1  Thank Brandon H
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We decided for a little adventure at the Costa Maya port on our Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas cruise. A truck took us to the jungle location where our ATV's awaited us. Jasmine and her crew were top notch. They took excellent care of...More

2  Thank Carrie G
Reviewed April 14, 2018

After reviewing the Mayan ruins shore excursions offered on Royal Caribbean, I was disappointed that they only offered 2 options (a 6 hour and 8 hour tour). I was seeking a shorter ruin tour, that would also allow me to explore the shops at the...More

6  Thank Kelly A
Reviewed April 1, 2018

The whole trip was excellent, from the driver to the excursions and the beach resort. All was well managed and this port was the highlight of our vacation. We went with some apprehension to Mexico and Island Marketing was a very pleasant surprise. The beach...More

1  Thank eandjroth
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

We boarded the bus with another family, Rocky our driver, and Roberto our guide. This was probably the safest I've ever felt driving to an excursion in another country! The butterfly garden was beautiful and our teenagers enjoyed it much more than I imagined. We...More

3  Thank Amanda G
Reviewed March 19, 2018

We took the excursion from the NCL website because it was a private tour with only 12 people and we ended up only being 10! Our tour guide Roberto was awesome and very knowledgable about the history of the mayans and Mexico. We were the...More

1  Thank Gabriella T
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Our driver Roberto was a friendly and knowledgeable driver. He took the time to drive us around the Costa Maya area and explain to us all of the history and background. A family man with young kids himself he was patient and very good with...More

1  Thank Bas1c
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Yvonne F
August 4, 2018|
Response from J_Bauman |
Some yes and some no
Yvonne F
August 4, 2018|
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Response from Billie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we climbed with our guide and took several pictures.
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I booked my trip on line prior to departure. Please read the fine print. Look up Costa Maya Cruise trips.