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Tours and Sightseeing

There is so much to see and do in the Riviera Maya! Below is list of our favorite tour providers and some great ideas on how to spend a day in the Riviera Maya. You can choose to explore the ruins, swim in secret cenotes or vist Mayan villages tucked into the jungle. Fly fishing, bird watching, snorkeling, all easily accessible, especially with a great guide!


Centro Ecologico de Sian Ka'an  Centro Ecologico Sian Ka'an (CESiaK) is located near the Mayan Ruins of Tulum. A small ecotourism and ecological center, CESiaK serves as a model for sustainable development in sensitive tropical ecosystems.

CESiaK offers a variety of ecological tours within the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, including exploration of the coastal wetlands, fishing, kayaking and bird watching. We recommend this to anyone interested in learning more about the rich eco-systems as well as Mayan culture and history.

Selva Maya Expeditions Excursions, to pristine environments, in the Riviera Maya. Selva Maya specializes in catering to the adventurous spirit in every one of us. Selva Maya was born out of the need to share the beauty of unknown places, and off the beaten path sites, that are really worth sharing. Employing local Mayan people, that were former hunters, or chicle harvesters.

Travel Services Akumal Explore the Riviera Maya above and below the ground, with eco-tours, bicycle tours, jungle excursions, cave explorations, diving and snorkeling tours, and sailing trips.

Private Tour Guides

Miguel Trujillo (transport included) - An excellent guide here in the Riviera Maya!  Miguel speaks english and spanish and offers personalised family tours visting the sites and locations that are important to you. Miguel can also offer airport transfers and ground trasportation in a private airconditioned minibus. Please contact Miguel for details and prices.  Email: namaste.akumal@yahoo.com.mx Mexican cell phone: (+52 1) 984 125 4491

Hilario Hiler (transport not included) - Hilario has been in Akumal for 43 years making him one of the original members of our community!  He speaks fluent Maya, Spanish, and English and can provide you with unique custom made tours and experiences. You can contact Hilario by phone. Mexican land line (+52) 984 875 9066.