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Things to Do in Tulum

Your Tulum adventure starts in our Riviera Maya hotel

Tulum is a gem that attracts all kinds of adventurers, and Kimpton Aluna Resort is the epicenter of fun! Nestled in the embrace of lush jungle, we are in the perfect location to meet all your needs and closer to the best things to do in Tulum.

Imagine this: just minutes away from the most popular attractions and points of interest in the area, as well as some hidden treasures! Our bohemian escape is your home base for living your dreams and enjoying a wide variety of exciting things to do in Tulum.

Connect with ancient history by exploring the mysterious Mayan ruins; relax on dreamy beaches until the sun sets and the stars come out to dance with you! Venture into the jungle for epic adventures. Wild hikes, amazing bike rides, and much more, all just a few kilometers from our resort!

Visit the beach and things to do in Tulum

Tulum Beach

Tulum is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, with sand described as “powdered-sugar-like” and cobalt waters that glisten under the sun. We’ve got some ideas about the best beaches around.

Trails + Biking

Biking is widely thought of as the best way to get around in Tulum. Borrow on of our on-property bicycles and hit the trails to the beach, the cenotes, downtown Tulum and more.

Hotel in the Riviera Maya with biking loan
Festivals, anual events and things to do in Tulum

Tulum Annual Events

Tulum is a wonderful place to visit year-round, but foodies, music fans and wellness aficionados may want to plan around one of the beloved annual events.

Mayan Ruins

Tulum was once the location of a Mayan walled city and now visitors can get up close and personal with these well-preserved historical artifacts just a few kilometers from the resort.

Hotel in the Riviera Maya near the mayan ruins
Cenotes and things to do in Tulum


These natural swimming holes were considered sacred by the ancient Maya and you can see why via swimming, snorkeling and even scuba diving. Several of Tulum’s best cenotes are just a short bike ride away.

Day Trips + Outdoor Adventures

From the fascinating Sian Ka’am Biosphere (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) to tours of Mayan ruins, zip-lining, bike tours and much more, we can recommend day trips in and around Tulum no matter what you want to do.

Hotel in the Riviera Maya with trips and outdoor adventures
Things to do in Tulum downtown


The delightfully walkable and bikeable downtown Tulum offers up independent shops, bars, restaurants and galleries as well as beautiful spaces for yoga, meditation, massage and other pre-Hispanic rituals.