Tulum is the site of a pre-Columbian Mayan walled city which served as a major port for , in the Mexican state of . The ruins are situated on 12-meter tall cliffs along the east coast of the on the in the state of , Mexico.

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is on the , in . It is one of the earliest resorts in Mexico, offering a place of worship and solitude for the Mayan kings, clergy and gods in early times. Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.


20.2152° or 20° 12' 54.6" north
-87.4296° or 87° 25' 46.6" west
Open Location Code
7 metres (23 feet)
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way 27140793
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: تولوم (مدينة أثرية)
  • Arabic: تولوم
  • Armenian: Թուլում (մայաներ)
  • Armenian: Թուլում
  • Breton: Tulum
  • Bulgarian: Тулум
  • Catalan: Tulum
  • Chinese: 图卢姆
  • Chinese: 圖隆
  • Danish: Tulum
  • Dutch: Tulum
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: تولوم
  • Finnish: Tulum
  • French: Tulum
  • Georgian: ტულუმი
  • German: Tulum
  • Hebrew: טולום
  • Ido: Tulum
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  • Japanese: トゥルム遺跡
  • Lithuanian: Tulumas
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  • Persian: تولام
  • Persian: تولوم
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  • Serbo-Croatian: Tulum
  • Spanish: Tulum
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  • Ukrainian: Тулум
  • Tuloom
  • Tulún
  • Zona Arqueológica de Tulum

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