Popol Vuh Cenote

Posted on April 30, 2023 by Transfers
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Are you looking for a place to spend a family day, a place to relax with your partner, a place to have a barbecue with your friends? Then you have to come and enjoy Cenote Popol Vuh. A cenote that is part of the route of the cenotes of Puerto Morelos.

Popol Vuh Cenote

Cenote Popol Vuh is part of the Puerto Morelos cenotes route and is located at km 32.7 of the cenotes route. It is a wonderful place hidden among the tropical jungle and a perfect place to visit with the family, alone or with friends.

First of all, to get to this cenote you must have your own car or hire our private transfer service to Popol Vuh cenote. Our transfer service, in a very comfortable unit with capacity for up to 8 passengers, will take you to this cenote and the truth is that it is the best way to get there.

As we were saying, the cenote is at km 32.7 of the route of the cenotes, which can be taken as “the end of it”, so you can get there by entering through Puerto Morelos or Leona Vicario.

Once you reach this km, you will have to enter a trail that is about 3 km long. This trail is full of different motivational signs and is intended to guide you until you reach the Popol Vuh cenote,

Once you have arrived here, you simply have to go to reception and pay the entrance fee, which varies depending on whether you are a local, national or foreigner.

For either type of case, the entrance fees are:

  • Foreign Adults: $250 pesos
  • Foreign Children: $180 pesos
  • National Adults: $160 pesos
  • National Children: $120
  • Adults from Quintana Roo: $120 pesos
  • Children from Quintana Roo: $80

It is worth mentioning that for both nationals and locals, you must present an ID that accredits them and validate their respective cost.

Once inside the place, you only have to walk about 10 meters and you will find the wonderful cenote, which is open and has the shape of an oval pit.

The place is very spacious, quiet, very nice: It has small tables to install, lounge chairs, hammocks around and if you want to make your grilled meats: Then, you can take them and with only 180.00 MXN rent a grill with a bag of charcoal to roast it.

On the other hand, the cenote has a restaurant where you can eat a delicious fish or enjoy a delicious and cold beer.

Looking to disconnect from nature? Fortunately for everyone, the cenote also offers low-cost lodging, so here you can escape from the noise and pollution. As if that weren’t enough, camping is also available.

So how much can you do in the cenote? Snorkeling is the main activity, but if you are brave and an excellent swimmer, you can make use of the zip line and the diving platform.


The route of the cenotes is a route full of more than 20 cenotes and of course, each one of them has its advantages and disadvantages. However, this cenote is one of the best, so despite its “long distance”, if you are looking for a quiet place to have fun and have a good time: Cenote Popol Vuh is one of your best options.