Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Tulum is one of the coastal Mayan city located in the present state of Quintana Roo in Mexico. It was one of the most important commercial port on the eastern coast of the Mayan area. It was one of the last city to be built by the Mayans & its archaeological sites are well preserved. The Castle or also known as El Castillo is the center of attraction out of the three main archaeological sites, the other two are Temple of Frescoes & Temple of the Descending God.

The Castle (El Castillo)

Great Palace

How to reach Tulum:
From Cancun:
Tulum is about 130 km from Cancun's Hotel Zone. There are a lot of tourist companies which offer an all inclusive package with Tulum only or Tulum + Xelha.

From Mexico City:
The best option to reach Tulum from Mexico City is to fly to Cancun from Mexico City & take a bus package to Tulum.

Places of interest nearby Tulum:
* Isla Cozumel
* Playa Del Carmen
* Xel-Ha
* Xcaret
* Cancun: Beach City
* Isla Mujeres
* Coba
* Valladolid: A Spanish Colonial City
* Chichen Itza: One of the new seventh wonder of the world

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