Introducing Ek' Balam
The town of Ek’ Balam itself is worth a visit to see what a traditional Maya village looks like. There are two nice hotels, as well as a handful of artisan stands along the main plaza, which also serves as the town’s soccer field.
Ek' Balam destination guides
8-Day Yucatan Peninsula: Small-Group Tour from Cancun Including Chichen Itza, Uxmal, Ek Balam and Tulum
Experience the mystery of the ancient Mayans as you explore seven archeological sites of the Yucatan Peninsula on this 8-day tour from Cancun with a small group. Visit Chichen Itza as well as Uxmal, Ek Balam, Tulum and more. You’ll learn about local history and culture, stopping in several colonial towns with your knowledgeable guide.
Ek'Balam and Ría Lagartos Day Trip from Cancun
Ride a raft through Ría Lagartos, a wildlife-rich biosphere reserve, and visit Ek´Balam archaeological site on this full-day tour. You’ll catch sight of flamingoes and alligators amid mangroves in the estuary and walk among monumental Mayan constructions with an expert guide.