If you want to enjoy historical backgrounds and photographic perfection while soaking up rays on a pristine beaches, Tulum is the place for you.
Envision the white sands of the Caribbean Sea, the clean open-air of the Yucatán Peninsula all far far away from the touristy and overcrowded Cancun Hotel Zone. Further surround yourself with palm trees, calm turquoise-blue waters and a spectacular backdrop of 13th-century Mayan ruins situated on tall stone cliffs.
That is the Tulum experience!
Every direction offers a slice of serenity and postcard-like views and surely beats the bus ride to Chitzen Itza. Want to take a dip to quell the heat, the ocean is right there. Limestone cenote pools, as well as, amazing hotel beach bars and all-inclusive resorts are also within easy reach.
Rest assured, a trip to Tulum will satisfy both the history buffs and beach bums alike in your group… and all this beauty is but a two-hour (75mi / 120km) drive south of Cancun in the wonderful Riviera Maya.