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Grutas de Lol-Tun

none | Puuc region, Oxkutzcab, Mexico
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Private Adventure Tour: Loltun Caves and Mayapan from Merida
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The largest cave in the Yucatan features Mayan cave drawings and fantastic rock formations.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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none | Puuc region, Oxkutzcab, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

I love caves and general natural weirdness. This fit the bill. Nice lighting. We just missed one tour (they have set times) and ended up going on the next one in which the guide spoke minimal English. He tried, though, and was informative and humorous....More

1  Thank mochi_monday
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The cave itself is a great place to se but we were very disappointed with our guide that we had to use to go into the caves. He said three times to us that he was not paid by the government to do the job...More

Thank cank
Reviewed 31 March 2017

As stated by others, the guides know their caves and are good at answering questions (in english). There were 3 couples in our group all overy 60 is in good physical condition. In my opinion the ascend was difficult to navigate because of the darkness...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

These caves are lit up, many with colored lights, and are an easy trek to get around in. You cannot enter without a guide and it would be nice if the cost of the ticket and the guide were posted together. The guides speak English...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 28 February 2017

If you like caves, if it fascinates you to go deep in underground caves than this is one of those places that is sure to satisfy! We went quite deep and in some places it got pretty tight, but it was a fantastic experience!

Thank Ivan L
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Some caves in Yucatan are wet, tight and muddy. This one is dry (except during the rainy season but it is usually closed then due to 1 meter of water running throughout the cave). It is a very comfortable cave to visit, no crawling on...More

1  Thank Mike5466
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We are maybe spoilt in Belgium with the Grottes de Han but these were pretty impressive because of the light shafts at times we were close to the surface. Vast rooms and pretty warm for those of us who are used to caves at 13...More

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I did a road trip around the Puta Ruuc and stopped at Lol-Tun so see the caves. There's a little parking lot with an attendant so I felt ok leaving my stuff in my car, out of sight. I was under the impression a guide...More

Thank Hydrolagus
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This place is amazing! I can,t believe we were almost the only visitors during the afternoon. There are almost 2 km of caves with evidence of Mayan people living there and beautiful mine formation. The guide was very nice and spoke English well. Comfortable shoes...More

Thank Ilona K
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived too late for an official tour but a guide offered us private tour with him so we didn't have to wait for the next tour. There is no fix price for the guide and you can give what you want at the end...More

1  Thank Thorsten J
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Hi, I plan to take Ruta Puuc first and finish at Loltun on Christmas day, Sunday, Dec 25 or Monday, Dec 26. What is the latest that I can take the tour and will the caves be open on Sunday and Monday? Thanks, Sergei
15 December 2016|
Response from Ariadna A |
Dont know if still need te info but, they open al week and te first tour is at 9.30 am, if yo want to do the Puuc tour i recomend you to take te first one and the tour is almost 2 hours.
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