Tulum Lighthouse

The Tulum Lighthouse is located just south of the Maya ruin on top of the Salta Iman cliff. While visitors are welcome to visit the lighthouse, it is usually passed over.


The Tulum Lighthouse is white with green trim and is attached to a one story concrete keepers cottage.

Staying Close

The Riviera Maya is a good option for those wishing to visit Tulum Lighthouse, because those staying in this region of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean will have easy access to this lighthouse throughout their trip. There are a good bunch of lodgings in the neighborhood surrounding this facility.

Hotels near Tulum Lighthouse
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Cabanas El Mirador Hostel 0.2 mi. (3.1 km) SSW
Xbalamque Tulum Eco Camp Lodge 0.7 mi. (2.9 km) NNW
Mezzanine Hotel 1.1 mi. (2.9 km) SSW
Diamante K Lodge 1.2 mi. (3.0 km) SSW
Cabanas Los Arrecifes Cottages 1.3 mi. (3.0 km) SSW
Zahra Cottages -- --
Blue Tulum Resort and Spa Resort 1.8 mi. (3.3 km) SSW

Location and What's Nearby

Guests visiting this lighthouse will have no problem finding a meal afterword, since you will find numerous choices of local dining spots in the general vicinity. The closest restaurant is El Mirador, where they dish out their specialty: juices & smoothies. El Mirador is just around a few hundred yards from this landmark, so stop in and try something off the menu. Also near Tulum Lighthouse you will come across options like Santa Fe and La Cantina where you and your party shouldn't leave without taking a bite of their specialty seafood.


Contact Information

Location: the Riviera Maya, Mexico


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