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“Very cultural” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Coba Mayan Village

Coba Mayan Village
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 8870
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Maya Adventure from Playa del Carmen: Coba Ruins...
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Owner description: COBA MAYAN VILLAGE is one of the greatest Familiar and Cultural tour in the Riviera Maya! Offers you one of the most authentic insights of the Mayan culture, ancient and actual world in Coba archeological site, a real Mayan Village and a fabulous Cenote. In this tour you will visit the tallest Mayan Pyramid (Nohoch Mul) in the zone. The only one still available to climb nowadays! The view on the top is mesmerizing!! Coba ancient city hosts two courts of the famous and mysterious “Ball game”. After our ancestral Mayan journey, we will transfer to the Mayan contemporary Village. Where our visitors enjoy and have a connection with this unique place inside the rain forest with a local lunch in an ecological restaurant, a Mayan Purification with a Chaman, a visit to the Mayan descendants, a demonstration of the extraction of the “Mayan Gum”. The final activity, we will invite you in to immerse in a wonderful Cenote discovering one of the attractions that you can only find in the Mayan Riviera. Our archeological guides will be your host of the area and country they are very knowledgeable of all the information and service that you can imagine about Mexico. In COBA MAYAN VILLAGE you will spend the day exploring and embracing the amazing Mayan World!
London, United Kingdom
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“Very cultural”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Just got back today from a week in Cancun. We took the trip to Coba and the Mayan village, worth every $ that we paid, no more to pay after you book as all entrance fees are covered. If you do decide to go on this trip take some colour pencils, colouring books or other such like things for the children you will meet in the village. A really good trip, going in to the jungle to see the biggest pyramid in the area and deff take the 'Mayan Taxi' a two seater bike taxi peddled for you for a 100 Peso, walk in there as it is a long 6 mile round trip in very hot weather, not for anyone other than the ultra fit! The lunch provided in the village was great and to fin the day a swim in a sink hole in the jungle. The guide was great and we were a small group of 7 so we had every chance to have questions answered. Water provided but recommend you take a further bottle with you. Deff recommend this trip.

Visited June 2013
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warrington
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“a great day out”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

All of it was very interesting and informative. Our guide was superb. Take the tricycles to Coba as it's uncomfortable to walk in the heat- doesn't cost much.

Visited May 2013
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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“a great trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

fantastic amazing day out loved walking up the pyramid at coba which will not be allowed soon so olease visit quickly

Visited June 2013
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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“Do Climb the Pyramid!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Not so exploited as Chichen Itza and you can climb the pyramid (117 steps) where you get a great view.

I wouldn't take the "bike taxies", the walk is not that long.

Visited June 2013
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Martinsville, Virginia, United States
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“Awesome Climb”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

We rode bikes with our guide Daniel to the main temple at Coba. Most of the group climed to the top. I made it over 3/4 of the way which is a big accomplishment for this fear of heights gal! This is the last year that Coba will be open to climb, so if you are in the area it is worth the trip!

Visited June 2013
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