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Best things to do in Tulum

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Bar
“Batey is a Tulum jewel, with their eclectic live music and delicious mojitos made with fresh sugar cane extracted right in the bar! A laid back and homey vibe, Batey's prices are very friendly and the place offers a Tulum-towny vibe. ”
130local recommendations
Caribbean Restaurant
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“The best seafood in town and very close to Alicat Villas on the highway. Rustic and very popular, this Cash Only seafood restaurant is must. Closed Wednesdays and No Wifi.”
93local recommendations
Taco Place
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“Steak house favorite among locals and tourists. They carry excellent meats, fish and vegeterian options. Formal-casual ambience and reasonable prices. ”
68local recommendations
Restaurant
“A classic Tulum breakfast hub that has been open for a number of years. Our favourite dish is the Mata Cruda. Reservations are not necessary as it is walk in. ”
40local recommendations
Italian Restaurant
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“Great Italian food. All their sauces are homemade & wood fire burning pizza is always great. They have the absolute best tiramisu found anywhere. This place pleases even my well-known Italian chefs. ”
28local recommendations
Travel Agency
“This is the bus station. Buses depart from here to the airport, Playa del Carmen, Cancún, Mérida, Cobá among others. Pretty reliable service at a cost that is hard to beat.”
31local recommendations
Restaurant
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“The food is very affordable and absolutely delicious! From a crepe in the morning with a yummy cappuccino to an amazing dinner option, le Bistro never disappoints!”
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Seafood Restaurant
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“Los Aguachiles is gourmet sea food... the price are reasonables and the food its good.”
37local recommendations
Café
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“Casual well-known to locals & celebrities that visit this area. Traditional Mexican fair with generous portions. service is prompt & friendly. Great place after the drive back from Xian Ka'an or Coba. ”
33local recommendations
Point of Interest
“An art space slash coffee shop with free wifi and good small bites. This space is huge!”
19local recommendations
Taco Place
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“There you can eat the best "tacos de cochinita" and "tacos de Barbacoa" of Tulum”
39local recommendations
Restaurant
“Great Mexican gourmet restaurant, breakfast+lunch+brunch and amazing coffee.”
34local recommendations
Department Store
“Tequila, more tequila :) Oh and food and everything else a grocery store caries. ”
22local recommendations
Café
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“The best Chilaquiles in town! Excellent breakfast options at a reasonable price. ”
41local recommendations
Restaurant
“One of Tulum’s best kept secrets. This cozy restaurant is hidden in La Veleta neighborhood. Their pizza runs out so try not to get there late at night. Also this is a cash only establishment. ”
27local recommendations
Establishment
“Panna e Cioccolato is the best way to end dinner. Try their tropical fruit gelato flavors like guanabana, mamey and limón con albacar. They also have chocolate bars and coffee. ”
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