City tour in cancun

Cancun city tour

Discover the real Cancun! The best and most complete guided sightseeing tour of the city.

See the archaeological site of El Meco, often missed by the tourist. Next, spend time at an artisanal craft market to barter with local vendors offering handicrafts. Visit Cancun landmarks and city highlights–including the Tequila Museum–at the Hotel Zone and take a spectacular oceanfront photo at the famous Cancun sign at Playa Delfines.

Quick Details

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  • Duration: 6 hrs. aproximately
  • Departures: From Cancun and Riviera Maya
  • Hotel pick up: Included from selected hotels
  • On line booking: Instant confirmation
  • Languages: English and Spanish


Prices are in Mexican pesos, the USD price is approximately, and may vary depending on your local currency.

  • Adult (+12) with Cancun pick up: $760.50 MNX (39 USD)
  • Child (6-11) with Cancun pick up: $565.50 MNX (29 USD)
  • Adult (+12) with Riviera Maya pick up: $1072.50 MNX (55 USD)
  • Child (6-11) with Riviera Maya pick up: $760.50 (39 USD)
  • Infants (0-5) FREE from Cancun and Riviera Maya

Pick your date

Visit the Mayan Ruinas El Meco

Bargaing at Market 28

Tour around Cancun downtown and city hightlights

Enjoy a tequila tasting at the Tequila Museum

about sightseeing tour in cancun city

Cancun is one of the newest cities in Mexico, with only 50 years of history, has many highlights and landmarks that are worth visiting. Cancun shows everyone its beautiful beaches and white sand shores but hides its best from plain sight. The best of Cancun is the history and the development of the city, from archeological Mayan ruins of 300 BC to modern times. So join us to discover the city of Cancun!


  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Tour conductor
  • Tequila tasting
  • Bottled water
  • Free use of selfie stick


  • Meals
  • Other drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (recommended)
What to expect

During our cancun city tour

After a morning pickup, we will take you to the best sightseeing tour in Cancun. Your informative guide takes you to Ruinas El Meco, a Mayan archaeological site located just 5 minutes from Cancun city that visitors often miss. During a guided tour, learn about its history and enjoy free time to appreciate the ruins on your own. Back in your air-conditioned vehicle, continue to ‘Celso’ at Market 28, where you can enjoy an authentic marketplace experience. Barter with local vendors offering handcrafted artifacts at flea-market-type shops, Pick up real silver from Taxco at the best prices!

Next, go sightseeing and enjoy some of Cancun’s landmarks, including those in the downtown district and hotel zone. Travel along Boulevard Kukulcan for views of Cancun hotels, clubs, and marinas.

A visit to the Tequila Museum in Plaza Kukulkan, which houses 700 types of Mexican tequilas will set you in a good mood to learn about the various brands and enjoy a tasting here.

Cancun City Tour combines shopping and sightseeing in Cancun. Score duty-free prices on brand names at designer stores.
Cap off the day with jaw-dropping views of the Cancun bay and coastline at El Mirador in Playa Delfines. Take a commemorative shot next to the famous and colorful Cancun sign that has become a must for visitors.

Be transported back to your hotel in the early afternoon, with unique purchases and memorable photos in hand. The most important thing, you will have discovered the real Cancun sightseeing spots.

What to know before you book

  • Please verify your hotel location to select the correct rate: Cancun or Riviera Maya.
  • Free infants must sit on laps if no seats are available.
  • You will be contacted to confirm your exact pickup time and the nearest pickup point if your hotel or accommodation is not served by the routes.
  • A collapsible wheelchair can be accommodated, please advise.
  • Within the site El Meco, the photography for personal non-commercial use with handheld cameras or cellphones is allowed. Go Pro cameras, video cameras or any device to shoot video applies a fee of 45 Mexican pesos, payable at the entrance of the archeological site.

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