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Current vacation rental availability Tulum
Vacation rentals in Tulum
Organize your next trip to the splendid city of Tulum. You will be able to find Tulum in the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico. This place is situated on a 39 feet cliff which can be found along the eastern coast of the Yucatán Peninsula, right on the Caribbean Sea. This destination used to be the site of a pre-Columbian Mayan walled city and it served as a major port for Coba. Tulum was also one of the last cities that was inhabited by the Mayans which lasted until the 15th century until the Spanish settlers occupied the area. This city is now a popular destination for anyone that wants to visit historical landmarks, partake in water sports, as well as discover the tropical landscape of Mexico.Vacation Rentals in Tulum
You will encounter many stunning rentals with scenic tropical views while staying in Tulum. Imagine waking up in the morning and having your breakfast outside on your patio surrounded by the tropical landscape. Invite your friends over for a pool party in your large garden or cook up some delicious Mexican food in your kitchen area. Share some beers with your partner while you admire the sun setting over the beach. These are just some of the many memories you could be making with accommodation in Tulum.
Vacations in Tulum
The area and getting around
There are multiple modes of transportation you can choose from to make your way to Tulum. The city of Tulum is located approximately 81 miles from the major Mexican city of Cancun. If you land at the Cancun International Airport, which caters to commercial flights for domestic and international routes, you will have multiple choices to arrive at your destination. You can choose to take ADO, as well as other bus lines, to Playa del Carmen and then transfer to Tulum by bus or with a shuttle van. You can also choose to take a taxi directly from the airport or rent a car and drive yourself.Where to eat in Tulum
Mexican cuisine is globally known for its delicious dishes, you will surely be satisfied by the restaurant options you will find available in Tulum. One of the most popular eateries in Tulum is Cetli. This restaurant is owned by chef Claudia Perez Rivas which will provide you with a plethora of regional dishes in an older style of Mexican haute cuisine. If you are looking for a quick meal, check out Doña Paty Tacos de Guisado. The menu here changes daily but it usually serves up to ten varieties including chicken meatball in salsa, ham and cheese croquettes and dark and smoky pork ribs in chile Morita.
Travelers and activities
There are many ways you can explore the natural landscape of Tulum during your visit. Your first stop should be going swimming in Cenotes. This swimming hole is a sinkhole that revealed an underground river running through the riviera. Here you will be able to go diving, swimming and even snorkeling. Another great outdoor activity could be exploring the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. This protected area is filled with tropical forests, mangroves, and lagoons. Through the nature trails of this area, you can also find over 300 species of birds and plenty of land animals.Tulum for family activities
If you choose to take your family on vacation with you to Tulum, you will want to try out these activities altogether for a delightful time. Go and explore the caves in Aktun-Chen. You will be able to find this gem in the heart of the Riviera Maya where you can take advantage of a zipline area, an underwater river and a limestone cave complex. On the other hand, you can explore the town with the Tulum Bike Tours. This company will provide you with electric bikes, mountain bikes, and more to be able to discover all the hidden gems of the city.
Did you know that Tulum is the 3rd most visited site in Mexico and the most visited spot in the state of Quintana Roo?
Top 5 travel tips for Tulum
This sculpture was created for the Art With Me event in Tulum in 2018. Known as Ven a La Luz, now it is permanently installed at Ahau Tulum.2. Downtown Tulum
For a fun night out, head over to Downtown Tulum. The city has numerous options, from live music, beachside DJ sets to Caribbean salsa rhythms.3. Shop in the boutiques
Tulum has plenty of independent shops and boutiques which sell everything from luxury goods and apparel to Mexican handcrafts and Fairtrade items.4. Mayan ruins
Tulum has one of the most recently made Mayan cities in all of the region. You will be able to take a tour and explore these magnificent structures during your visit.5. Cobá Ruins
Learn about local history. This archaeological site will give you a rugged introduction to Mayan architecture in the middle of the Yucatan jungle.
FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Tulum
How much does it cost to book a vacation rental in Tulum?
Considering the average cost of $260 per night, Tulum lies at the upper end of the price range for vacation rentals in Mexico.
During which months can you find the best price for vacation rentals in Tulum?
If you would like to save as much as possible during your vacation to Tulum, pack your bags and travel there in September ($223 per night on average), June ($230), or October ($232), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.
When does the price of vacation rentals in Tulum go up the most?
When it comes to booking a vacation rental in Tulum, the highest prices can usually be seen in the month of January (with an average of $352 per night), followed by December ($347), and then February ($276).
Should I plan a trip to Tulum well in advance?
It is better to plan ahead in Tulum as only 37% of the properties are free throughout the year, according to last year's data.
When are more vacation rentals available?
September, October and August are, in order of highest to lowest, the months that have the largest number of properties available, with an average availability of 58%, 55%, and 48%.
How many vacation rentals are there in Tulum?
In Tulum we have a comprehensive catalog of approximately 1,800 properties, with options to suit everyone, thanks to our 12 local and international providers.