Gary Chandler and Liza Prado guide you to the best of idyllic Tulum: white-sand beaches, ancient Maya ruins, and pristine coral reefs.
With idyllic beaches, rustic cabanas, and the turquoise sea, Tulum has all the makings of a perfect getaway. Immerse yourself with Moon Tulum. Inside you'll find:
Strategic itineraries for any timeline or budget for families, honeymooners, history buffs, adventurers, and more
Activities and unique ideas: Wander the ancient ruins of Chichen Itza or climb the second-highest Maya pyramid at Coba. Kayak through mangrove forests and snorkel the world's longest underground river system. See parrots, toucans, and even jaguars at the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, and bike from temple to temple on wide forest paths. Sunbathe by the pool or relax in an oceanfront cabana with your favorite beachy cocktail The best spots for sports and recreation, including sailing, fishing, kayaking, mountain biking, kiteboarding, and diving or snorkeling along reefs and in cenotes, eerily beautiful underground poolsExpert insight from seasoned adventurers Gary Chandler and Liz PradoHonest advice on when to go, how to get around, and where to stay, from charming seaside hotels to eco-friendly bungalowsDetailed maps and full-color photos throughoutThorough information on the landscape, climate, wildlife, and local cultureFull coverage of Tulum, Coba, The Costa Maya, Laguan Bacalar, Ek'Balam, Chetumal, the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, and Chichen ItzaWith Moon Tulum's expert advice, myriad activities, and local know-how on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.