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The Native Choice Tours

Av. Paseo del Puerto #1021, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
+52 998 869 4000
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Chacchben Tour - A must do in Costa Maya

A very positive, eye opener experience for my husband and I to see this place during our cruise... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
Lan T
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Costa Maya Mayan Experience

Visited the Chacchoben Mayan ruins and had lunch at a Mayan home. The 12-person tour was guided by... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
James N
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Costa Maya Shore Excursions for guests from all cruise lines.
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“chacchoben ruins” (311 reviews)
Av. Paseo del Puerto #1021, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
+52 998 869 4000
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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

A very positive, eye opener experience for my husband and I to see this place during our cruise stop of Mexico. We have wanted to see the Maya ruins upon our travels. Our tour guide Maria and Lorenzo, the ladies who cooked for us were...More

Thank Lan T
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Visited the Chacchoben Mayan ruins and had lunch at a Mayan home. The 12-person tour was guided by a local Mayan who speaks excellent English. Both Kasi, the guide, and Tacho, the driver, were friendly and helpful and very informative. The ruins were the nicest...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We booked the Chacchoben Extreme tour thru The Native Choice and could not have been happier with our experience. The walk to their office was not a bad walk and the maps they proved lead us right to the office. Once we arrived we checked...More

1  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had booked a tour with Native Choice on line weeks prior to our planned cruise ship arrival date. We were provided mapped directions to their office which is a few blocks outside of the port terminal and retail area. While it was a tad...More

1  Thank Malone2
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Diego was very knowledgeable and very informative all along the trip with the history of the ruins, people and culture. Would highly recommend this trip. The walk from port is a little ways but overall experience was a real treat. And you have to stop...More

Thank sparkplug27020
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Great experience! The downside first: It is a short walk (4 blocks) from the cruise terminal to The Native Choice Tour building. We had to wait about 45 minutes before the tour began. Then it got good. It was also about a 45 minute drive...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The meeting place was found quite easily, using the map and asking locals. Not too far to walk. Edder was our guide, and Merlin was our driver. It was a small group tour, which I prefer to big coach tours. Edder was very knowledgeable, pointing...More

1  Thank Heather-tenerife
Reviewed 30 October 2016

1st stop on Western Caribbean Cruise. Edder was our tour guide and Edgar, our driver. Provided great historical and cultural background. I learned a lot in my five hour experience. The Ruins were my favorite part. The lagoon was not quite what I expected but...More

1  Thank sparrow11
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were a group of four from off a cruise ship. Despite a late change in the ship's schedule the Native Choice team were ready and waiting. We had one guide, Kasi, and a driver in an air conditioned (essential!) van. Kasi was enthusiastic, knowledgeable...More

1  Thank James W
Reviewed 28 October 2016

If you are looking to really learn about Mayan history, explore their ancient cities and dive into this fascinating culture, book the tour visiting both Kohunlich and Dzibanche ruins. You will get the most authentic experience, courtesy of the kindest and most professional tour guides...More

Thank Inge v
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15 November 2017|
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Response from brianc1919 | Reviewed this property |
I was just there 2 weeks ago and they didn’t supply any snorkel gear so if you want to do that I would encourage you to bring your own.
Karin S
1 October 2017|
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Response from Shelley B | Reviewed this property |
I believe there were 10 people in the van when we went. Totally appropriate for your kids!
11 July 2017|
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Response from rorothman | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed the Mayan experience..also..but I am sure they are all good..depends on your interests