Tulum Archaeological Site Mexico

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

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249214
Names
Tulum Archaeological Site
Tulum Archaeological Zone
Tulum Spanish
Zama Spanish
Coordinates
20.2148094° N, 87.4292844° W
Dates
c. 1200

Location Map

Map showing the location of Tulum Archaeological Site, Tulum, Mexico. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Tulum Archaeological Site, Tulum, Mexico. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

c. 1200
Construction of Tulum Archaeological Site