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Mayan Underworld Tour: A Playa del Carmen Trip


Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    Approximately 5 hours 

  • Start time

    8:00 a.m. 

  • Meeting Point

    El Sangha-Rito, MZA 58 LTE 5, Avenida C.T.M 5, Zazil-ha, Luis Donaldo Colosio, 77720 Playa del Carmen, Q.R.

  • Ending Point

    Same as the meeting point 

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Go underground and explore the Mayan Underworld, or Xibalba!
  • Check out massive stalactites and stalagmites!
  • Swim in a clear blue, sacred cenote!
  • Explore a lush, protected jungle that’s home to many jaguars!
  • Learn about the importance held by the Underworld in Mayan culture!
  • Participate in an ancient Mayan ritual!
  • Helmet, lamp, and water shoes are included!
  • Meet your friendly and informative guide!


Swim in a subterranean, sacred cenote during your Mexico vacation while taking the Mayan Underworld Tour: A Playa del Carmen Trip!

With your Mayan Underworld Tour: A Playa del Carmen Trip tickets, you’ll disappear into a massive, spacious cave system that’s perfect for beginners! Explore a lush, green jungle that’s protected due to its beloved inhabitants: Jaguars! Then, put on your helmet and headlamp before plunging into an underground wonderland! You’ll see huge stalactites, stalagmites, and even some underground rivers. It’s one of the most exciting things to do in Playa del Carmen!

Meet your friendly caving guide at El Sangha-Rito before delving into the depths of Xibalba, the sacred Mayan Underworld. Explore spacious galleries, swim in a clear blue cenote, and learn why Xibalba was such an integral part of Mayan beliefs. Then, take part in a traditional Mayan ritual to honor the Mayan Underworld before reloading with a complimentary snack. It’s what to do in Playa del Carmen if you’re looking for a little adventure during your Mexico trip!


  • Mayan Underworld Tour: A Playa del Carmen Trip
  • A 5-hour, guided caving experience in Playa del Carmen
  • Transportation
  • Helmet and lamp rental
  • Water shoes
  • Park admission
  • One snack
  • One bottle of water
  • Live guide and commentary


  • Wetsuit/swimsuit
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips/gratuities for your guide

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 15 minutes early.

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

If you want to enjoy a swim, you can bring along a swimsuit, towel, and change of clothes.

Children between 6 years and 11 years can join this tour at the rate listed above. Please select “child” above when booking. Children below 6 years can join this tour for free. Please inform us beforehand if you are bringing a child below 6 years.

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