Las Coloradas, Rio Lagartos and Ek Balam


  • Adults: $177.00 usd $129.00 usd
  • Child: $163.50 usd $119.00 usd
  • You save: 27%!
  • Duration: All day
  • Category Cancun Eco Tours, Coba & Ek Balam Tours
  • Available: Thu, Sun

Cancun to Yucatan: Las Coloradas, Rio Lagartos & Ek Balam

This Cancun tour to Yucatan brings you the very best of our neighbor state, nature, history and culture in one fabulous Yucatan excursion. You'll be picked up at your hotel and whisked away to adventure, first stop, Las Coloradas, Yucatan. The famous pink lakes of Las Coloradas are truly otherworldly, the pink hues a result of microscopic algae create a magical landscape of contrasts. You'll enjoy a guided tour of these salty lagoons before heading on to the next stop, the Rio Lagartos Biosphere. Rio Lagartos (aka Ria Lagartos) is a protected area rich in exotic flora and fauna, a bird watchers DREAM! Board a small boat for a Rio Lagartos tour of the canals and lagoons, meet the local crocodiles and watch the flamingos walk on water. You'll enjoy the natural properties of the clay mud, give yourself a full body mud spa treatment in the "Mayan Bath" for the softest skin and enjoy a private beach for relaxing moments of bliss.

After enjoying a delicious seafood lunch, your Yucatan tour continues at the Mayan ruins of Ek BalamEk Balam may not be as famous or as large as Chichen Itza, but it is a stunning Mayan ruins site close to Valladolid and you can still climb the magnificent structures. The view from atop the Ek Balam Acropolis will take your breath away and the perfectly preserved carvings and relics bring you back in time to the fascinating ancient Mayan world. 

Book your Yucatan tour from Cancun today! 

Tour Includes:

  • Bilingual guide
  • Round trip transportation
  • Boxed breakfast/lunch
  • Bottled water/soft drinks
  • Seafood lunch
  • Guided tours of Las Coloradas and Rio Lagartos
  • Free time in Ek Balam
  • Digital images of your experience captured by a photographer which you will receive after the tour via a link in your email.

Does not include:

  • Any other activities in Cancun or Yucatan
  • Souvenirs, handicrafts, clothes, or any other product or service not mentioned on the inclusions list
  • Tips
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • $5 USD docking fee to be paid in cash
  • $5 USD fee for nature reserve conservation to be paid in cash

Additional Information / Recommendations:

  • Your pick-up schedule and more details will be sent by email after completing the booking process


  • Wear comfortable beachwear, water shoes and closed-toe shoes
  • Bring an extra set of clothes, a bathing suit and a towel
  • Your sunscreen and/or insect repellent should be 100% biodegradable
  • Bring a credit or debit card and some cash to pay for any other service not mentioned on the inclusions list

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