Private Coba Ruins Tour

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Private Coba Ruins Tour

  • 2 Hours

  • Families

  • Min 8 years old

  • Best Price Guarantee

  • Easy

The region near Cancun has a number of amazing ancient archaeological sites, each of which is worth seeing and experiencing firsthand. If you've only got an afternoon to spare, we recommend our Express Coba Tour. Led by our expert tour guides, this short guided tour takes you into the heart of Coba, a Mayan city nearly 1000 years old and the nexus of the largest network of stone causeways of the ancient Mayan world. Once there, you'll get to walk up breathtaking ancient pyramids known as Nohoch Mul and learn all about Mayan history from our expert tour guides — all in time to make it back to Cancun or Playa del Carmen before the evening begins. Learn more about our Express Coba Tour below, and book now!  

Enjoy an express day tour of the archaeological site of Coba

Considered one of the most important Mayan Ruins of the Yucatan peninsula, Coba contains many engraved and sculpted stelae that document ceremonial life and important events of Mayan civilization as it existed before and during the Colonial era. Coba is also home to truly breathtaking ancient temple pyramids known as Nohoch Mul, the tallest of which, Ixmoja, is some 42 meters (138 ft) in height. 

It's Time to Discover Coba

Uncover the mysteries of the ancient Mayans as you walk through the buildings and structures of Coba. Weave through the winding, natural paths and experience the grandeur of this exciting archaeological site. Listen to amazing stories and learn facts about ancient Mayan civilization from our expert tour guides. This Coba ruins tour will give you the full Coba experience in just a few hours.

The Perfect Coba Tour for Any Budget

If you're visiting Cancun, Coba is a must-see destination. If you've only got a few hours to spare, there's no better way to see Coba than our Express Coba Tour. Not only is this tour time-efficient — it's cost-efficient, too. At just $89 USD, with round-trip transportation provided to and from most major hotels in Cancun and Playa del Carmen, this is the perfect Coba tour for any budget. Book here at Cancun Adventures now!

Enjoy a Coba Private Tour starting at $570 USD for 2 passengers. Please see the chart below for larger groups. Contact our Travel Advisor and start planning your private tour to Coba at 1-866-854-3460 or

  •   2 passengers: $  570 USD
  •   4 passengers: $  670 USD
  •   6 passengers: $  770 USD
  •   8 passengers: $  870 USD
  • 10 passengers: $  970 USD
  • 12 passengers: $  1,070 USD

What's included in this experience

  • Deli style lunch
  • Entrance to Coba Archeological Site
  • Certified bilingual guides
  • Bottled water
  • Round-trip transportation in an air-conditioned van from most hotels in Cancun and Playa del Carmen
  • Umbrellas

What do you need to know before you book

  • Minimum age: 8 years 
  • Not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • Round-trip transportation is included from select hotels exclusively for our guests who book their tours at least 24 hours in advance
  • Please consider 2 to 5 hours of transportation for this tour. The actual time depends on your hotel's location.

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Biodegradable sunscreen and repellant
  • Hat
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Extra money for souvenirs


Can you still climb the Coba ruins?
Unfortunately the access to climb the pyramid is currently closed until further notice. Nevertheless the archeological ruins are very much worth visiting and have a unique cultural day in this incredible scenario.
How many steps does Coba have?
This Nohoch Mul is the tallest pyramid with 120 steps to the top.
Is there wheelchair access?
It is possible however it is not recommended because the ground is uneven rocky and there are stairs in some areas without wheelchair ramps.
Is there a cost to bring cameras?
Non-professional cameras are permitted at no cost. Video cameras GoPro tablets and selfie sticks have a charge which is paid directly at the box office upon entry. The use of professional photography equipment is strictly prohibited - including tripods.
What if it rains?
We have umbrellas available for sun and/or rain.
Do children pay?
Yes child rates apply for ages 8-11 years old.