Akiin Tulum Guidebook

Richard
Akiin Tulum Guidebook

Food Scene

Arrachera tacos and friendly service. Dinner only.
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El Asadero
Calle 2 Oriente
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Arrachera tacos and friendly service. Dinner only.
Fresh fish (you can pick it out and have them fry it as take out or to eat on site). They have a variety of other seafood dishes for sit down service. Avoid the lunch rush if you’re hungry, it might be a while before you get a table.
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El Camello Jr.
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Fresh fish (you can pick it out and have them fry it as take out or to eat on site). They have a variety of other seafood dishes for sit down service. Avoid the lunch rush if you’re hungry, it might be a while before you get a table.
Authentic Thai food and some beachy classics. Good drinks, go for happy hour. Treat yourself to the papaya salad with arrachera. A bit expensive but you can’t put a price on the view.
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Hotel Y Restaurant Mezzanine
78 yerel halk öneriyor
Authentic Thai food and some beachy classics. Good drinks, go for happy hour. Treat yourself to the papaya salad with arrachera. A bit expensive but you can’t put a price on the view.
Great grilled meat and an amazing beet salad. Surprisingly good wine list. A little pricey, but hey! you're on vacation.
165 yerel halk öneriyor
Casa Banana
Km. 7.5 Carr. Tulum-Boca Paila
165 yerel halk öneriyor
Great grilled meat and an amazing beet salad. Surprisingly good wine list. A little pricey, but hey! you're on vacation.
Coffee, pastries, health food and a great modern vibe.
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DelCielo
5 Satélite Sur
156 yerel halk öneriyor
Coffee, pastries, health food and a great modern vibe.
It lives up to all the hype. Don't miss the ribs and the octopus. Ideal for a group wanting to share plates. Get there before they open to get a same day reservation and expect to wait in line a while (this only works in low season; for high season reserve as far in advance in possible via email).
244 yerel halk öneriyor
Hartwood
7 Carr. Tulum-Boca Paila
244 yerel halk öneriyor
It lives up to all the hype. Don't miss the ribs and the octopus. Ideal for a group wanting to share plates. Get there before they open to get a same day reservation and expect to wait in line a while (this only works in low season; for high season reserve as far in advance in possible via email).
Really authentic traditional Mexican food. A bit pricey for town but this will be the meal you remember most. Expect to be there a while, more than a meal it’s an experience.
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Cetli
121 yerel halk öneriyor
Really authentic traditional Mexican food. A bit pricey for town but this will be the meal you remember most. Expect to be there a while, more than a meal it’s an experience.
The best tacos you will ever have. Made in the traditional mayan style with fresh tortillas and a variety of salsas. The fresh fruit “aguas” are sweet and delicious too. As authentic an experience as you will get in Tulum. Open from 6am to when the food runs out around 12pm.
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Taqueria Honorio
197 yerel halk öneriyor
The best tacos you will ever have. Made in the traditional mayan style with fresh tortillas and a variety of salsas. The fresh fruit “aguas” are sweet and delicious too. As authentic an experience as you will get in Tulum. Open from 6am to when the food runs out around 12pm.
Panna e Cioccolato is the best way to end dinner. Try their tropical fruit gelato flavors like guanabana, mamey and limón con albacar. They also have chocolate bars and coffee.
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Panna e Cioccolato
72 Av. Tulum
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Panna e Cioccolato is the best way to end dinner. Try their tropical fruit gelato flavors like guanabana, mamey and limón con albacar. They also have chocolate bars and coffee.
Romantic bohemian vibe, good cocktails and great location just across from Akiin. Try the duck carnitas. Simply amazing.
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Cenzontle
46 yerel halk öneriyor
Romantic bohemian vibe, good cocktails and great location just across from Akiin. Try the duck carnitas. Simply amazing.

Drinks & Nightlife

A very fun bar & restaurant with frequent live music and delicious cocktails.
302 yerel halk öneriyor
Gitano
302 yerel halk öneriyor
A very fun bar & restaurant with frequent live music and delicious cocktails.
Nice ambiance and interesting cocktails. It can be a party, especially on Thursdays. Food is hit or miss.
203 yerel halk öneriyor
Casa Jaguar
Avenida Boca Paila
203 yerel halk öneriyor
Nice ambiance and interesting cocktails. It can be a party, especially on Thursdays. Food is hit or miss.
Sunday's are for salsa. Free classes at 6, followed by a live band and a full dance floor. Pricey but delicious mojitos. It's over by 10, so go early.
188 yerel halk öneriyor
La Zebra Hotel Tulum
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila
188 yerel halk öneriyor
Sunday's are for salsa. Free classes at 6, followed by a live band and a full dance floor. Pricey but delicious mojitos. It's over by 10, so go early.
The best, most extravagant party in Tulum. Pretty people, hipsters, jet setters, etc. stop by to dance the night away. DJ's spin EDM. Are you ready for the Full Moon Beach Party? On the Saturday nearest the full moon, every month.
297 yerel halk öneriyor
Papaya Playa Project
Km 4.5 Carr. Tulum-Boca Paila
297 yerel halk öneriyor
The best, most extravagant party in Tulum. Pretty people, hipsters, jet setters, etc. stop by to dance the night away. DJ's spin EDM. Are you ready for the Full Moon Beach Party? On the Saturday nearest the full moon, every month.
Honorable mention goes to Charlie, the town's shaman, for his house margarita. It's made with scorpion infused tequila. Ask to see the bottle.
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Charlie's
7 Av. Tulum
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Honorable mention goes to Charlie, the town's shaman, for his house margarita. It's made with scorpion infused tequila. Ask to see the bottle.
Great late night food spot that also has craft brews and plenty of tequila and mezcal.
72 yerel halk öneriyor
Encanto Cantina
21 Av. Tulum
72 yerel halk öneriyor
Great late night food spot that also has craft brews and plenty of tequila and mezcal.
Best mojitos around, made with fresh sugar cane juice. Live music often.
528 yerel halk öneriyor
Batey Mojito & Guarapo Bar
Calle Centauro Sur
528 yerel halk öneriyor
Best mojitos around, made with fresh sugar cane juice. Live music often.

Sightseeing

Many of the murals are on this street, one of the first locations where local businesses and artists joined forces to beautify downtown Tulum.
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Calle Sol Oriente
Calle Sol Oriente
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Many of the murals are on this street, one of the first locations where local businesses and artists joined forces to beautify downtown Tulum.
The perfect day trip. Get sweaty biking through the jungle and climbing the tallest pyramid around, then cool off in the nearby cenotes. Tamcach Ha cenote has a spiral staircase with jumping platforms at 5 and 8 meters.
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Coba archaeological site
Coba archaeological site
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The perfect day trip. Get sweaty biking through the jungle and climbing the tallest pyramid around, then cool off in the nearby cenotes. Tamcach Ha cenote has a spiral staircase with jumping platforms at 5 and 8 meters.

Parks & Nature

You probably came here because you saw a picture of the Tulum Ruins, one of the most photographed archaeological sites on the planet. You can’t not visit them. Go early, the tour buses start arriving en masse around 10am. Bring a bathing suit and towel for a quick dip while you are there.
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Archeological Zone of Tulum - Mayan Port City Ruins
Km 230 Cancun - Chetumal
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You probably came here because you saw a picture of the Tulum Ruins, one of the most photographed archaeological sites on the planet. You can’t not visit them. Go early, the tour buses start arriving en masse around 10am. Bring a bathing suit and towel for a quick dip while you are there.
If you're here for a longer stay between May and September go swim with whale sharks in Holbox.
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Holbox Island
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If you're here for a longer stay between May and September go swim with whale sharks in Holbox.
One of the most beautiful cenotes around. Lots of turtles, fish, bats and often swallows. Go early, it gets a little crowded.
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Gran Cenote
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One of the most beautiful cenotes around. Lots of turtles, fish, bats and often swallows. Go early, it gets a little crowded.
For a long, sunny swim, this is the best spot. It is also the ideal place to learn how to scuba dive (check out Easy Chango for cheap Discovery Dives or to get certified in Open Water). Walk across the street for a beer and a view of the
136 yerel halk öneriyor
Casa Cenote
136 yerel halk öneriyor
For a long, sunny swim, this is the best spot. It is also the ideal place to learn how to scuba dive (check out Easy Chango for cheap Discovery Dives or to get certified in Open Water). Walk across the street for a beer and a view of the
If you are going to Akumal, make this the main part of your time there. This inlet is like a miniature no-frills version of Xel Ha. Bring snorkel gear and make a day
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Cenote and Yal-ku
107 yerel halk öneriyor
If you are going to Akumal, make this the main part of your time there. This inlet is like a miniature no-frills version of Xel Ha. Bring snorkel gear and make a day
If you are going to Akumal, make this the main part of your time there. This inlet is like a miniature no-frills version of Xel Ha. Bring snorkel gear and make a day
233 yerel halk öneriyor
Muyil
233 yerel halk öneriyor
If you are going to Akumal, make this the main part of your time there. This inlet is like a miniature no-frills version of Xel Ha. Bring snorkel gear and make a day
The largest freshwater preserve in the country is best viewed on the water. Check it out by taking a fishing or bird watching tour or picnic on the miles of white sand beaches en route to Boca Paila.
189 yerel halk öneriyor
Biosphere Reserve
189 yerel halk öneriyor
The largest freshwater preserve in the country is best viewed on the water. Check it out by taking a fishing or bird watching tour or picnic on the miles of white sand beaches en route to Boca Paila.
Good for people watching and consistent Wi-Fi.
112 yerel halk öneriyor
Ahau Tulum
112 yerel halk öneriyor
Good for people watching and consistent Wi-Fi.

Shopping

Lots of shops on site, great variety!
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Akiin Beach Tulum
km 7.5 Carr. Tulum-Boca Paila
55 yerel halk öneriyor
Lots of shops on site, great variety!

Essentials

The best hospital in town, this is the place for real emergencies. They aren’t cheap, so you may want to check if they take your insurance beforehand.
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Costamed Tulum
s/n C. 3 Sur
44 yerel halk öneriyor
The best hospital in town, this is the place for real emergencies. They aren’t cheap, so you may want to check if they take your insurance beforehand.
The best gym in town has a variety of machines and free weights as well as classes like spinning, etc.
Evolve Fitness Club
307 México
The best gym in town has a variety of machines and free weights as well as classes like spinning, etc.
The biggest and best grocery store in town stocking almost everything you could possibly need for your stay in Tulum.
610 yerel halk öneriyor
Chedraui
610 yerel halk öneriyor
The biggest and best grocery store in town stocking almost everything you could possibly need for your stay in Tulum.
Pronounced “Pol” this is the go to place for the fruit and vegetables you couldn’t find at the grocery store. If it’s not on the shelves here, ask an attendant if they have it. They keep most of the produce in a cold room out of sight as they mostly cater to restaurants that call orders in.
45 yerel halk öneriyor
Frutas y Verduras Pool S.A de C.V
Satélite Sur
45 yerel halk öneriyor
Pronounced “Pol” this is the go to place for the fruit and vegetables you couldn’t find at the grocery store. If it’s not on the shelves here, ask an attendant if they have it. They keep most of the produce in a cold room out of sight as they mostly cater to restaurants that call orders in.
Wash and fold laundry service. There are many like this one around town. Find the one you like.
24 yerel halk öneriyor
Lavandería Ecoclean
Mz. 46 Kiis
24 yerel halk öneriyor
Wash and fold laundry service. There are many like this one around town. Find the one you like.