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Tulum Mexico, home to some of the most impressive Mayan ruins you’ll ever see, is a haven for history lovers, amateur archaeologists and New World romantics. It also happens to have some stunning beaches and scenery to enjoy. Located on the Caribbean shores of the Yucatan Peninsula, Tulum is a popular choice with winter getaway tourists and cruise line passengers. The city is readily accessible from Cancun and its international airport, which can be found 80 miles or so away. The majority of tourists stay in Tulum’s Hotel Zone, which houses an assortment of accommodation options. From boutique hotels to all-inclusive resorts, there’s plenty of choice to be had here. Tulum is most famous for its Mayan ruins, which proudly gaze out upon the Caribbean just meters from the Cliffside. Constructed circa 1200BC, many of the ruins still hold their shape and appearance to this day. El Castillo (The Castle) with its temples on top looms above the remaining ruins and makes for the showcase structure in the archaeological site. Stand at the bottom of its expansive stone steps and it’s hard not to imagine what it would have been like to have witnessed the lavish ceremonies that were once carried out upon its altars. If the archaeological site at Tulum only whets your appetite for all things pre-Columbian, the Yucatan houses a wealth of Mayan treasures. The likes of Muyil, Uxmal, Coba and El Rey can all be found at the end of a hire car journey or a bus tour, while the awe-inspiring Chichen Itza is well worth the five-hour round trip. If you find there are only so many ruins you can take, Tulum offers another prized attraction; its beautiful beaches. Visitors from across the globe head to these white sands looking to soak up some sun and while away those stresses and strains. Unlike many of Mexico’s other beach resorts, beaches don’t get too overcrowded here, although early morning and sunset provide a tranquil paradise for those really looking to get away from it. Tulum Mexico visitors are recommended to take a trip over to Cozumel. Despite being the largest island in Mexico, there’s plenty of peace and quiet to be had here. tulum mexicoAlternatively, try to arrange a tour of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. Animal and plant conservation is huge in this part of the world, and this reserve is home to numerous endangered species. A canal tour often proves to be the best way to see the reserve. If you’re yearning for a slice of excitement amidst the tranquility, head to Xcaret, a theme park that also serves as a zoo, safari park and beach resort. You’re sure to find something here to enjoy. Meanwhile, visitors unafraid of a little underwater adventure won’t want to miss the opportunity to go snorkeling in the aquamarine waters of the Caribbean. The majority of visitors head to Tulum for a New Year break, with peak periods falling between January and March. Visitors looking to avoid the crowds but catch the best of the weather should visit between October and December.

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