Where is Tulum

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One of the last cities inhabited by the Maya people, Tulum was once an important trading hub, generating enormous wealth exporting jade and obsidian.
Now, it's a fascinating city-museum, with well-preserved temples & stunning coastal views.

Where is Tulum located?

Tulum is located 102 km from Valladolid, just 48 km from Coba and 133 km away from Cancun. See also our Tulum Ruins Travel Guide for more info. The site is also just 144 km away from another famous Mayan site, the Chichen Itza.

Getting to Tulum By Buy Bus

Most hotels in Cancun (the closest city to the Tulum) and around either have bus tours to Tulum, or information on where is the closest station to catch a bus. Don’t hesitate to ask at Your Hotel Reception, No Matter where you are located in the area!

Tulum Ruins on the Map!

If you are driving from Cancun, simply take Mexican Highway 307 south, out of Cancun. See Tulum location on the map and get more specific directions: