The Treasures of Yucatan

We begin visiting one of the seven modern wonders of the world, the mystical Chichen Itza. Uxmal it is one most important pre-Hispanic capitals of the Mayan culture. In Calakmul archaeologists identified more than 7.000 buildings. Most of the buildings are still dotted with tons of clay and surrounded by jungle.

Discover with us colonial cities such as Merida or Campeche.

We accept only small groups. Small group mean personal relationship with every client.

Coke, Water and Beer aboard of every van.

per adult from

$1,945

NZD

Duration

5 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • 4x Breakfast
    • 1x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 4 nights
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Hacienda Sotuta de Peon
    • Entry/Admission - Calakmul Archaeological Zone
    • Entry/Admission - Museum of Mayan Culture
    • Entry/Admission - Cenote Azul
    What's excluded :

    • Day 1: Chichen Itza, Izamal, Merida

      Stop At: Chichen Itza, Chichen Itza, Yucatan Peninsula
      We begin visiting one of the seven, modern wonders of the world, the mystical Chichen Itza. The visit will last approximately 2 hours. Chichen Itza was a ceremonial center, which went through various construction periods and was influenced by different people.

      We will talk about the Temple of Kukulcan, where during the spring and autumn equinox an incredible spectacle of light and shadow takes place. During the tour, we will visit the Juego de Pelota (in English Ball Game) and the Templo de los Guerreros (In English Temple of Warriors), among others.
      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: Izamal, Izamal, Yucatan Peninsula
      Our day continues at the town of Izamal, which was proclaimed by the Mexican Government as the magical town of Yucatan. It is interesting because of the mix of Mayan and Spanish cultures. It is famous for the yellow color that decorates the facades of the historical center houses and the main square.

      And to make the day even better, we will visit the former Convent of San Antonio de Padua. It is said that, after the Sistine Chapel, it has the second largest atrium in the world.
      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: Merida, Merida, Yucatan Peninsula
      The beautiful "white city" gathers the best of Yucatan: architecture, poetry, gastronomy and the quality of its people.

      During the night tour, we will visit the house of Francisco de Montejo who founded Merida. Then, we will take a look at the local cathedral, the oldest in the American Continent. There will be a tour of Paseo Montejo.
      Duration: 1 hour

      Meals included:
      • Lunch
      Accommodation included: Accommodation in Merida 3* B&B

      Day 2: Hacienda de Sisal and Puerto Progreso

      Stop At: Hacienda Sotuta de Peon, Municipio de Tecoh Yucatan, Merida 97822 Mexico
      A beautiful journey to the past through the land that in its apogee at that time was called the "Oro Verde" (in English, green gold) of Yucatan.

      A tour of the restored hacienda that shows the passage of time where henequen or green gold is grown. An explanation will be given from sowing to final production.

      We will end our stay visiting a cenote of crystalline waters where we can swim.
      Duration: 3 hours

      Stop At: Progreso, Yucatan, Mexico
      In the afternoon we will arrive at the Gulf of Mexico, at ¨Puerto Progreso¨ which is of great commercial importance as a supplier of overseas products. The beaches and the romantic atmosphere of the pier are ideal for relaxing. And we must not forget to taste its delicious and fresh fish and seafood.
      Duration: 2 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      Accommodation included: Return to the hotel in Merida. 3* B&B

      Day 3: Uxmal and Campeche

      Stop At: Uxmal, Uxmal, Yucatan Peninsula
      It was declared a World Heritage by UNESCO in 1996. It is one of the most important pre-Hispanic capitals of the Mayan culture.

      During this tour, we will see the Puuc architectural style pyramids. During our tour, you will also see the Piramide del Adivino (in English, the Pyramid of the Fortune Teller), the Templo de las Monjas (in English, Temple of the Nuns), The Great Pyramid and the Royal Palace, from which you will enjoy the beautiful view of the entire archaeological site.

      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: Campeche, Campeche, Yucatan Peninsula
      Campeche is one of the jewels found on the western coast of the Peninsula. Campeche is one of the most famous cities in Mexico with great Spanish influence. It still retains much of the incredible wall that protected it. From there the ships sailed to Spain full of luxurious raw materials such as gold, silver, jade, cocoa, among others. Because of this, it became a target for the pirates.
      Duration: 1 hour

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      Accommodation included: Accommodation in Campeche in 3* B&B hotel.

      Day 4: Calakmul

      Stop At: Calakmul Archaeological Zone, Mexico
      Departure from the hotel to Calakmul. This is one of the largest archaeological sites in Central America. Archaeologists identified more than 7.000 buildings, much more than in any other Mayan city. A view of this complex can be seen from the Great Pyramid, it was the main religious center. Most of the buildings are still dotted with tons of clay and surrounded by jungle. You will have the unique opportunity to experience this magnificent locality.
      Duration: 3 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      Accommodation included: Accommodation in Ecohotel, near the Ecological Reserve.

      Day 5: Museum of the Mayan Culture Chetumal and a cenote

      Stop At: Museum of Mayan Culture, Av de los Héroes S/N, Centro, 77000 Chetumal, Q.R., Mexico
      Visit to the Mayan Culture Museum.
      Duration: 1 hour

      Stop At: Cenote Azul, Bacalar Mexico
      For the Mayans “cenote” meant the entrance to the underworld.
      Duration: 1 hour

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      No accommodation included on this day.
    • Departure Point :
      Traveler pickup is offered
      Departure Time :
      Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 1/10/2021 - 11/1/2021
      Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
      Return Detail :
      -
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Stroller accessible
      • Near public transportation
      • Infants must sit on laps
      • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
      • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
      • Face masks required for guides in public areas
      • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
      • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
      • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
      • Guides required to regularly wash hands
      • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
      • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
      If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
      If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

    Language

    English - Guide

    Age Req.

    -

    Fitness Req.

    None

    Group Size

    15

    Organised by Paraiso Travel

    Activity ID: V-164845P11

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