How to reach Villas Ecotucan

Villas Ecotucan is located at kilometer 27.3 on highway 307, five kilometers north of the small town of Bacalar. We are about 350 km south of Cancun and about 200 km north of Belize City. The closest major city is Chetumal, capital of the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. Chetumal is about 40 km south of Bacalar and easily reached by car or public transportation. The border of Belize is only 30 minutes away.

Geographic coordinates: 18.732499,-88.353145

Getting Here:

If coming to Mexico by plane, it is easiest to arrive at Cancun International Airport and then make your way south either by rental car or public transportation. Bus service is very good from Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum, as well as from Merida and other larger cities.

Villas Ecotucan is one kilometer off of Highway 307 and 5 km north of the town of Bacalar. At our driveway, located between highway km marker 27.3, there a colorful structure, flags, and a large welcome sign. Turn at the colorful structure and proceed for several minutes along a single lane, private dirt road.

We have lots of jungle surrounding us as well as the magical lagoon waters to welcome you!

  • Car

    By CAR

    Drive direction Cancun, pass Huay-pix / Xul-ha, then pass Bacalar up to kilometer 27.3.


    By BUS

    In Chetumal ADO terminal. (1) Take ADO bus to Bacalar, then take taxi to Villas Ecotucan(2) Take MAYAB bus to Bacalar and get off 5 km north of Bacalar at Km 27.3,walk 1 km to Laguna.


    By TAXI

    Take a shared taxi in the centre of Chetumal to Bacalar; in Bacalar take a taxi to Villas Ecotucan.

  • Car

    By CAR

    Drive direction CHETUMAL on Federal Road n. 307, up to km. 27.3


    TaxiBy BUS and local TAXI

    Take a ADO bus to Playa del Carmen. Here change to a MAYAB bus to Bacalar where you will take a taxi to Villas Ecotucan.

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