Spectacularly situated on a cliff overlooking the turquoise Caribbean Sea, Tulum is a late-Maya site that was active from around 1200 until the arrival of the Spanish.

Facts & Stats on Tulum Archaeological Site

Go Historic ID
318965
Names
Tulum Archaeological Site
Tulum ("walled")
Tulum Archaeological Zone
Zama ("dawn")
Dates
c. 1200

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Quintana Roo State, Mex 307
Mexico

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Tulum Archaeological Site - Mexico