Punta Laguna Nature Reserve, Tulum

4.4
#8 of 33 in Parks in Tulum
Nicknamed "the home of the spider monkey and the puma," Punta Laguna Nature Reserve tempts the explorer in you with its shimmering blue lagoon enclosed by a sprawling dense jungle. Declared a national protected area in 2002, the reserve represents an excellent example of sustainable tourism created and run by local communities. The 5,367 hectare (13,262 acre) grounds are home to 120 Maya villagers, many of whom maintain the reserve and offer hiking tours for those wishing to learn more about the surrounding plant and animal life. You can arrange canoeing, ziplining and water hole rappelling with your guide. Softly tread the trails of this humid jungle and you may be rewarded with a glimpse of one of the hundreds of spider or howler monkeys that live here. A visit to Punta Laguna Nature Reserve represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Tulum journey maker tool to plot your vacation.
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  • Eli and his team offer fabulously informative and fun small group tours. My chosen tour - Wild Monkey Tour was exhilarating. There were just 5 of us and Eli so you really get a very friendly and perso...  more »
  • We came as a couple this day a big thank you to our guide Unfortunately did not see the monkeys and yes it's nature but it allowed us a jungle walk discovery of a beautiful lake a Cenote with a long history and also he shared the s stories of the Maya people We had to join him at 4pm to try to see the monkeys unfortunately heavy rains and a storm is there our excuse not to be able to return but a big thank you for this moment I recommend this activity!
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