Cenote Calavera

Immerse yourself in a unique experience exploring Cenote Calavera, an underground gem that unveils the hidden magic of the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico. With its modest entrance, this cenote, known as Cenote Calavera, offers you affordable access for a price of $250 Mexican pesos (approximately $12.50 USD), which includes admission and the possibility to jump from the surface or descend by wooden stairs. The visiting hours are from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, giving you the opportunity to explore this underground treasure at different times of the day. Discover how to immerse yourself in this small but charming cenote and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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🪸 How to Get to Cenote Calavera?

🚙 By Car

From the Center of Tulum to Cenote Calavera: Only a 7-minute drive away.

From La Veleta to Cenote Calavera: A 12-minute drive.

From Playa del Carmen to Cenote Calavera: Approximately 55 minutes by car.

🚕 By Taxi

If you prefer a more relaxed journey, take a taxi from the center of Tulum, La Veleta, or Playa del Carmen directly to the cenote.

Estimated price: Varies, but generally between $150 and $300 Mexican pesos ($7.50-$15 USD) per trip, depending on the starting location.

🚌 Bus Tour

Explore comfortably by booking a guided tour from your location.

Some tours may include visits to nearby places, such as the ruins of the Riviera Maya, Cenote Calavera, and Grand Cenote.



🧗🏻‍♀️ What to Do at Cenote Calavera?

Embark on an amazing experience at Cenote Calavera in Tulum! Discover this magical corner that offers you a unique experience with activities for everyone. Immerse yourself in crystal-clear waters, explore its intriguing caves, and marvel at the rich biodiversity it harbors. Venture into exciting snorkeling or diving sessions to explore the cenote’s unique marine life.

For a more enriching experience, select a guided tour that unveils the historical and geological secrets of this natural treasure. From relaxing moments to thrilling underwater adventures, Cenote Calavera presents itself as a paradise for explorers and nature lovers.

Get ready to forge unforgettable memories in Tulum! Learn more about activities, prices, and schedules to plan your perfect day at Cenote Calavera. A day filled with discoveries awaits you at this unique destination!

Activity Activity Description Recommendations Approximate Price Booking
Swimming 🏊🏻‍♀️ Immerse yourself in the crystal-clear waters of Cenote Calavera, exploring its impressive underwater formations. Use of life jackets, especially for inexperienced swimmers. Included in the admission price Use of life jackets, especially for inexperienced swimmers Included in the admission price Book
Snorkeling 🤿 Discover the fascinating underwater life of the cenote while snorkeling. Explore its caves and marvel at the unique visibility Recommended for those seeking a more advanced snorkeling experience $200-$300 Mexican pesos ($10-$15 USD) (equipment included) Book
Diving 🚤 Dive to greater depths and explore the underwater caves of Cenote Calavera with a guided diving experience Diving certification required From $1,500 Mexican pesos ($75 USD) per dive Book
Exploration on Foot 🚶 Take a guided walk along the trails around the cenote, learning about the local flora and fauna and the geological significance of the site Comfortable shoes and insect repellent recommended. Included in admission Included in admission Book

Chichén Itzá Excursion and Cenote Chichi Kan 🥾

On this Chichén Itzá excursion from Riviera Maya, we will take you to discover the secrets of the Mayan civilization. In addition, we will visit the Cenote Chichi Kan and take a panoramic route through Valladolid Wear comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and bring water From $54.2 USD/night Book
Cenote Calavera Activities
Cenote Calavera Activities
Cenote Calavera Activities


🏨 Where to Stay near Cenote Calavera?

Discover the options for accommodation near Cenote Calavera in Tulum and find the perfect refuge for your stay! From charming hostels to luxury resorts, the area offers a variety of options for all tastes. Here we present a selection of accommodations with excellent value for money in the vicinity of Cenote Calavera:

Hotel Approximate Price per Night Proximity to Cenote Calavera Accommodation Type Rating Book

Chill Kanil

$79 USD/night 13-minute drive to Cenote Calavera Hotel 9 points Book

Nahouse Jungle Lodges

$200 USD/night 16-minute drive to Cenote Calavera House 9.3 points Book

Caleta Tankah

$155 USD/night 13-minute drive to Cenote Calavera Hotel 8 points Book

Cenote Calavera HotelChill Kanil

Cenote Calavera HotelCaleta Tankah

Cenote Calavera HotelNahouse Jungle Lodges

 🗺 Places and Attractions near Cenote Calavera

Discover the amazing region surrounding Cenote Calavera, where nature and history intertwine to offer you an unparalleled experience. A short distance away, Cenote Atik Tulum awaits your visit, an aquatic wonder amidst lush tropical vegetation. The clear waters invite you to immerse yourself in the unique serenity of this cenote, perfectly complementing your exploration of Cenote Calavera.

You can’t miss the opportunity to explore nearby archaeological ruins, such as Grand Cenote, a historic enclave that will immerse you in the grand Mayan civilization. Located nearby, this cenote by the Caribbean allows you to admire impressive underground structures and unique rock formations. Additionally, Grand Cenote, with its crystal-clear waters and fascinating caves, presents itself as a perfect destination to continue your exploration odyssey in the Yucatan Peninsula. Embark on a unique adventure near Cenote Calavera and discover these nearby treasures that will captivate you!

Cenote Atik Tulum

Cenote Atik Tulum

Grand Cenote

Grand Cenote


🌯 Where to Eat at Cenote Calavera?

Embark on an exceptional culinary experience near Cenote Calavera, where culinary diversity merges with the natural beauty of Tulum. Within walking distance of this unique cenote, discover exceptional culinary options that satisfy all palates. Immerse yourself in authentic and delicious flavors in a charming setting, turning your visit to Cenote Calavera into a complete experience for all senses. Dive into the wonders of the region, exploring its splendid natural beauty and delighting in its outstanding culinary offerings.

Restaurant Type of Cuisine Proximity to Cenote Calavera

Cetli Restaurant

Healthy Mexican cuisine restaurant 4-minute walk to Cenote Calavera

El Suspiro

Caribbean, Mexican cuisine 5-minute drive to Cenote Calavera

La Coqueta Tulum

Seafood and Mexican cuisine restaurant 15-minute drive to Cenote Calavera

Cenote Calavera BarLa Coqueta Tulum

Cenote Calavera BarCetli Restaurant

Cenote Calavera BarEl Suspiro

🌤 Weather at Cenote Calavera

The weather at Cenote Calavera is characterized by being tropical, offering warm temperatures throughout the year. The average temperature varies according to the season, providing a pleasant range to enjoy from approximately 22 to 33°C, while humidity remains around 80%.


Dry Season (November to April) ☀️

Less rainfall.

Pleasant and warm temperatures.

Excellent visibility in the cenote can be expected.

Rainy Season (May to October) 🌧

Higher probability of rain, especially in the summer months.

Warm temperatures.

The landscape may be more lush due to the rains.

Tourist Season (December to March) 🛩 

High tourist season.

Dry weather and pleasant temperatures.