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Bacalar Pontoon Boat with Mayan Ruins & Lunch

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Pontoon Boat Excursion
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See much more of Bacalar Lagoon than is possible in a kayak
Delicious Mexican Lunch
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Chicken, Fish, Beef or Vegetarian options
Chacchoben Mayan Ruins
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Fascinating Ruins ~1 Hour From Port
Cruise Friendly Combo
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Top Rated Cruise Excursion In Costa Maya


Looking for the best cruise excursion in Costa Maya? Look no further than this incredible combo tour to Bacalar Lagoon, Chacchoben Mayan Ruins, and a delicious lunch. Walk among the ancient ruins of the Mayan civilization, and experience the awe-inspiring grandeur of the temples and pyramids. Witness the breathtaking beauty of Bacalar Lagoon in style as you cruise on a pontoon boat with fresh fruit in one hand and a beverage in the other.

Your guide will take you ~50 minutes to the ruins where you'll see intricate carvings, towering structures, and stunning views of the surrounding jungle. As you touch the ancient stones and feel the warm sun on your skin, you'll feel a sense of wonder and amazement at the ingenuity of the Mayan people.

Next, head to the famous "Lagoon of Seven Colors" where you'll hop aboard a comfortable pontoon boat to see vibrant shades of blue and green water. Marvel at the mysterious beauty of the Black Cenote, a hidden gem with pirate tales to tell! Dive into the clear, turquoise waters of the Seven Color Lagoon, and discover a world of vibrant marine life or marvel at the rich history and culture of the Bacalar Fort, an ancient military stronghold built in the 18th century. As you glide past the imposing stone walls and towers on your pontoon boat, you'll see the intricate details and craftsmanship of the architecture, and feel the weight of history and tradition.

Enjoy a delicious Mexican lunch at an authentic restaurant before you journey back (~70 minutes) to your cruise ship, full of memories, smiles, and good food.

What's Included

Roundtrip transportation with AC, Entry & Guide to Chacchoben Ruins, Boat Tour, & Bilingual Guide
Drinks (beer, juice, sodas and water), Snacks, & Lunch at an authentic Mexican Restaurant
Guides Gratuities

Frequently Asked Questions

Is transportation provided to and from the cruise port?
Yes, transportation is provided from the cruise port to the tour location and back again after the tour. Our comfortable air-conditioned vehicles will pick you up and drop you off at the designated meeting point with plenty of time to spare, so you can enjoy your tour worry-free.
Is the tour suitable for all ages and fitness levels?
Yes, our tour is suitable for all ages and fitness levels. The tour can be adjusted to accommodate any special needs or requirements, so everyone can enjoy the experience. However, we recommend that guests with physical disabilities or medical conditions contact us in advance to discuss their needs.
What happens if the tour is cancelled due to weather conditions or our ship doesn't dock?
We understand that weather can be unpredictable, and we always prioritize the safety and comfort of our guests. In the event that the tour is cancelled due to weather conditions, we will notify you as soon as possible and provide alternative tour options or a full refund. If your ship doesn't dock in port, you'll also receive a full refund.

Know Before You Book

Minimum Age: There is no minimum age to join this tour • Maximum Age: 100 years old
Your tour costs are refundable if canceled 24 hours before the tour departure. If booking using the Book Now, Pay Later option, the 5% deposit is non-refundable under all circumstances.

Quick Facts


5h 30min

Adult Rate

Child Rate

Infant Rate

Itinerary • 5h 30min • 5 activities

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Meet your guide and hop aboard the van that will take you into a scenic drive on your way to the Chacchoben Mayan Ruins

1 hour 10 minutes
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Learn about the beautiful Chacchoben Mayan Ruins and take incredible pictures as you walk through thousands of years of history.

50 minutes
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Hop aboard the van and enjoy a short drive to Bacalar Lagoon. Don't forget to ask your guide about your destination!

40 minutes
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Explore the colorful Bacalar Lagoon aboard a boat, take pictures of the abundant wildlife and enjoy an authentic Mexican lunch before heading back to port

1 hour 40 minutes
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Kick back and relax after a day spent adventuring as you're driven back to the cruise port before it's time to depart

1 hour 10 minutes