You have surely seen thousands of travelers from all over the world who come to Tulum to Take a Selfie in the sculpture Come into Light. Famous sculpture by the famous artist Daniel Popper. Tourists lined up in endless lines for the opportunity to take some photos at such a popular spot at the entrance of the Ahau Hotel. It is very difficult to get and access the statue casually. The best way to get there and take the typical photo is on a special tour. Where you can stay longer to enjoy this moment. Unlike the rest of the visitors who take them in a hurry. And many times do not even have the opportunity to access the statue.
Take the opportunity to learn about the best tours that visit this giant sculpture:
Why was the Tulum sculpture removed?
What you didn’t know is that this sculpture was removed from the entrance of the Roberto Palazuelos Hotel. And that all the travelers who came here to take their selfies, found an entrance without the giant statue. Apparently, the location where people lined up to take their portraits with the famous work began to represent a problem for access to the hotel and even for local transit, in this part of the municipality of Tulum. So there will be no more selfies at the entrance of this hotel. Skip the lines and experience this adventure on a Special tour to Tulum or wherever you want.
When will The Giant Sculpture CAME BACK?
In statements to local and national newspapers, the owner of the Hotel Ahau has declared that this sculpture will once again be available to tourists so that they can take the most epic selfie of the Mexican Caribbean. In 2022 the statue will return but in a different location, where it will not continue to generate the same access and road problems. So don’t be discouraged! You will get a chance to have your selfie, and this just gets better in the new place. Visit it on a Special tour, customize your adventure.
A new sculpture park in Tulum
The businessman also adds that he has the initiative to integrate more works by Artist Daniel Popper and other renowned world-class artists in an art park in Tulum, where they can enjoy this type of work and many more, offering more options to visit and enjoy of your next visit to the Riviera Maya. So you will need a private tour that you can customize to live this adventure.
Where will “Ven a la Luz” sculpture be in Tulum?
This new giant sculpture park in Tulum will be located within the Hotel Ahau facilities, in the garden next to the beach. Which indicates that it can possibly be accessed from the beach to take the best selfies. And you will not have to go out to the urban area to look for the entrance of the hotel. The route can be complicated so it is best to visit it on a Special tour.
How to get to Hotel Ahau in Tulum?
In order to get to this point in Quintana Roo, it is necessary to board ground transportation and look for private transportation to avoid crowds of people. If you are staying in Isla Mujeres or Cozumel, it will be necessary to board the ferry very early to Cancun or Playa del Carmen. Therefore start your journey to the municipality of Tulum. Hey! Is not the archaeological zone where the pyramids are located.
You should go to the hotel zone of Tulum, which is several kilometers south of the urban area. It sounds complicated. Right? The GPS does not warn you of many obstacles and closed streets. In other words, also finding parking on that road is a nightmare. And if you find a public parking lot it will cost you an arm and a leg.
The only way to get to the Tulum sculpture, take your great photo and not get angry, is on a private tour where you live every moment without being rushed or waiting for someone in the group.
The address of the Hotel Ahau is Carr. Tulum a Boca Paila Km. 7.5 Zona Costera, 77760 Tulum, Q.Roo.