Beach near Tulum ruins

The beaches of Tulum, everything you need to know

Beach near Tulum ruins

There are plenty of things to do in Tulum, from going on an excursion to Xel-Ha Park, one of the most popular ecotourism parks in the Riviera Maya, to visiting each and every one of its beaches. We start making the list of the ones you have to visit.

The public beach in Tulum

Almost all the beaches in Tulum are public access, although if you want to go to a specific one it is recommended that you either surf the internet or ask the staff at your hotel to be on the safe side. We leave you a couple of beaches that you can approach without problems.

Paraiso Beach in Tulum

This public beach is perfect to end the day after visiting the ruins of Tulum. You will be able to relax with your loved ones after an exhausting experience soaking in ancient history.

The waters are transparent, its fine white sand, full of palm trees, are these and other features that make it one of the most beautiful beaches in the territory. It is ideal for snorkeling along the reefs in the area, but you can also just enjoy being there.

Paraiso Beach in the city of Tulum

Tankah Creek in Tulum

Another of the must-see hidden places to visit during your stay in Tulum, the Tankah cove is a naturally created pool where you can take wonderful pictures that will become one of your favorites. There is a restaurant where you can have lunch, a private pool and even a beach club.

You can also dive, learn about its mangroves and reefs, as well as the different marine species that inhabit it. The most characteristic feature is the union of its subway rivers with the waters of the Caribbean Sea, in addition to its cenote in the middle of the jungle.

The fishermen’s beach in Tulum

Another free beach in Tulum is the fishermen’s beach, where you can directly hire very complete tours that take you to specific diving areas to practice the popular snorkeling. You can’t leave Tulum without diving!

Esperanza Beach in Tulum

Very close to Paraíso beach is Esperanza beach, a site that is part of the resort of the same name. It is a pleasant hotel that follows an ecological line in which only about thirty people can be accommodated. All kinds of aquatic activities can be practiced in this well-kept beach.

Santa Fe beach in Tulum

Also close to the archaeological ruins is Santa Fe beach, perfect for resting after an exhausting day learning about Mayan history. It is well cared for, its waters are transparent like many others and it is easy to access. In addition, there are basic services such as showers and restrooms, as well as restaurants and camping areas where you can spend the night.

Nearby destination: Cancun

Repeat again in the wonderful hotels in Cancun of the Oasis hotel group, just two hours drive from Tulum. Why keep looking for all-inclusive hotels if you already know the complete hotels of the Oasis chain?

It has wonderful specialty and gastronomic fusion restaurants such as Careyes restaurant, a wonderful culinary experience that you can’t miss. Book now a unique vacation in the Mexican destination of Cancun.

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