YucaTreks tours are for people who don’t do tours

YucaTreks designs tours for people who are not keen on touring the Riviera Maya and Yucatan with large groups. This concept was conceived and developed by a group of local residents who wanted to share their intimate experiences that made them fall in love with area. We believe in authentic exchanges that highlight the lifestyle and unique history of the region. We want to share our accumulated knowledge with visitors who chose this Mayan region for their holidays. Our passion for everything local develops our tour itineraries to encourage an intimate  interchange between people, culture and history as an experience, not just a tour.

There is nothing extreme about us, we just want to share

YucaTreks tours are designed for everyone, taking physical levels, knowledge of Mayan history and interest in diverse environments into consideration. We look to challenge your understanding of the Mayan culture, environment and local knowledge of the Riviera Maya, we do not look to challenge you physically. Our guides are skilled and trained in helping our guests be comfortable in new environments yet assist if you want to step out of their comfort zone and climb a Mayan ruin, or learn to snorkel in a cenote. We share our abilities with you, so you gain more from your experience and fondly remember what you saw and learned.

Enjoy our insights and local knowledge

It is hard to get local on a one week vacation, but YucaTreks is the one to immerse you into the local look and feel of the Riviera Maya and Yucatan. Experience the popular Mayan Ruin sites while digging into the local behind-the-scenes community that continues to shape Yucatan and Riviera Maya towns and villages. We hand pick the best places to go and things to do and create a day that you will remember until your next trip to the area. Think of us as your friend who has designed an overview of the area to show you where we live and work as a way to bring you into our life. This is what makes YucaTreks!

What are you waiting for? Take a peek at our Mystic Chichen Itza and Valladolid tour or consider a private tour with your friends, our Coba – Tulum Combo. Start dreaming about your upcoming vacation and how you want to experience the area with us!


  • Chichen Itza was spectacular! The Cenote we went to was awesome! Too bad I can't post pictures. The restaurant we stopped at was fantastic! I tried a bit of every dish and it was astounding! This is our 2nd time using YucaTreks and we will keep on using them. Maybe one of these days Mitch, we will get to Tulum! LOL! !
    Cindy & Morgan
  • Tulum and Beyong was simply the best! The tour we chose based on Mitch's recommendation was perfect! The price was less expensive than the other tour companies and the quality was far superior! I can honestly say that we got far more than we paid for!!
  • We took the Coba excursion today, with Yuca Treks and highly recommend it. A very enjoyable, day with driver Omar and guide Eder. Very well informed, learned lots and experienced the climb up Coba ... it was a very personal day, and certainly not like one of those massive impersonal bus tours. We also experienced our first cenote and a traditional Mayan meal. We highly recommend Yuca Treks!

Why Choose Us

Tours proven to be different
We have put great thought into our tours ensuring that we are a bit different from other tour agencies. Our theme is local, authentic, behind-the-scenes. The result is great reviews and happy guests who keep coming back for more.
Trusted Tour Company
We have been conductiong tours for over 8 years and all of us live in Playa del Carmen. Our guests love our information and friendliness. Most of all they trust our tour combinations and are never disappointed.
We Remember the Details
Lunch, snacks, drinks and comfort are after thoughts for many tour companies. For us comfort is number 1 in our books so we make sure that all the details are looked after, with more than enough for everyone so you do not have to worry about a thing! Our guides place close attention to each persons ability, needs and desires. They know what you need before you do!
Fun, Friendly Local Guides
Many of our guests step out of our vans at the end of the day so sore from laughing, not climbing Mayan Ruins. Our tours have great reviews but our guides really do steal the show! Sharing is what our tours are all about and that includes laughter, stories and a great time.
Thoughtful Tour Combinations
Our signature tours are visitors favorite tours. Thanks to our guests enthusiasm, our custom tours have been created to deepen visitors understanding and appreciation for the Riviera Maya and Yucatan. We put great thought into our itineraries. You will not find other like it!
Intimate Cultural Exchanges
We all want to learn more about Mayan culture and our tours out you in the heart of ancient and contemporary places so you can compare the cities of this unique community. Our guides through in more stories and history making our tours more than just an overview. They are truly a cultural exchange.
Educational and Passionate Information
Our tours started from a burning passion to share what we have learned and experienced in the Riviera Maya and Yucatan. The tours have turned into educational opportunities that gathers passionate people together to share a great day.
Not your regular Tour
We have been told we are different and we aim to be different. Our tours are not your regualr tour. We have fun, we share, we want you to have a great time but more importantly we want you to learn more about where we live and work. We think it is a pretty special place. After you spend a day with us, you will agree.