Cenote Maya - Ek Balam

eventSeason:All Year
check_circle Availability: Mon/Wed/Fri
watch_later Duration: 12 Hours
people Adult From: $ 139 USD
face Child From: $ 109 USD

Cenote Maya - Ek Balam

Excursion Overview

Visit the archaeological site of Ek-Balam. Ek-Balam means "Bright Star Jaguar" in Maya language, it is ancient Maya city had its glory before Chichen Itza. This archaeological site is one of the latest attractions because of its most recent restoration. 
Discover the mysterious Cenote Maya, a great natural pool with 80m diameter through a large wooden staircase made with the ancient maya technique. Enjoy its beautiful rock formations and swim in this large natural pool. Ascend from the underworld through a tunnel to reach the park gardens.
Discover natural wonders of the region and be part of an authentic blessing ceremony that a Maya Shaman will perform for you.
A mystical Mayan site, a secret place not to be missed!


Excursion Highlights

  • Ascend from the underworld through a tunnel to reach the park gardens
  • Visit the biggest cenote (sinkhole) discovered in the Yucatan Peninsula: Cenote Maya
  • Explore an ancient Maya city that knew its glory before Chichen Itza

Tour Includes

  • Transportation for small groups
  • English spoken guide
  • Traditional lunch, water
  • Entrance fee to Ek Balam
  • Archaeological tour guide
  • All equipment required for activities, towel and lockers

Tour Exclusions

  • Tips for our guides
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Souvenirs
  • Photographs

What to Bring

  • Bring comfortable shoes
  • Bathing suit
  • Shirt
  • Extra cash for crafts and photos


This expedition is not suitable for children under 6 years old.

People under the influence of alcohol or toxic substance won’t be allowed to participate in this expedition.

Terms and Conditions

Please confirm your reservation 48 hours in advance with the Olympus Tours agent at the hospitality desk of your hotel or call our offices in Cancun +52 (998) 881 9030. Please remember: no refund, if unused.

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