Chiapas, Campeche & Yucatan

General information

DurationDestinationDeparture
8 days and 7 nights
Mexico (Cancun, Merida, Campeche, Villahermosa, San Cristobal De Las Casas, Palenque, Playa del Carmen/Riviera Maya)
Mexico (Cancun)

Description

Guaranteed departures every day of the week with a minimum of two participants.

Program

1st Day * Cancún
Transfer by car or bus from the airport to your hotel. Our representatives will welcome you to inform you the details of your tour. Lodging at the Beachscape Hotel in Cancun or at the Metropol Hotel in Mexico City, or similar.

2nd Day * Cancún -Tuxtla Gutierrez -San Cristobal de las Casas
Transfer by car or bus to Cancún airport and departure by regular flight to Tuxtla Gutierrez. Arrival at Tuxtla airport, meeting with guide and transfer to Chiapa de Corzo. Visit by boat to the Sumidero Canyon. Lunch included. In the afternoon we will go to San Cristobal de las Casas. Arrival and lodging at the Hotel Mansion del Valle or similar.

3rd Day * San Cristóbal de las Casas
In the morning, visit the city, the market and the indigenous community of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán. Free afternoon.

4th Day * San Cristóbal de las Casas - Palenque
In the morning, departure for Palenque. Scheduled stop to Agua Azul waterfalls. In the afternoon, arrival to Palenque and lodging in the hotel Mission or similar.

5th Day * Palenque -Campeche
In the morning we will visit the archaeological zone of Palenque, still hidden in the tropical jungle, full of charm and unique pyramids. Lunch at a local restaurant and departure to Campeche. Departure to Campeche, on arrival a brief visit to the old city is planned, still closed and fortified with towers and walls, which retains a strong colonial flavor. Lodging in hotel Plaza Campeche.

6th Day * Campeche- Uxmal- Mérida
Today, our first stop will be in the archaeological zone of Uxmal, one of the greatest testimonies of Mayan civilization. In the afternoon we will arrive in Merida, capital of the state of Yucatan, the white city, named for its colonial buildings. A visit to the Zocalo is planned, another stop to visit the Cathedral, the Government Palace, the Municipal Palace and the Casa de Montejo. Lodging at the Hotel Nacional Merida.

7th Day * Mérida -Chichen Itza -Mérida
Departing in direction to the sea, we will make a stop halfway to visit Chichen Itza, perhaps the best known of the Mayan archaeological zones, with the famous Pyramid Kukulkán. Lunch at a local restaurant.

8th Day * Mérida – Izamal – Ek Balam – Cancún/Playa del Carmen
Departure in the morning to Izamal. Visit the convent and then Ek-Balam. Visit this "new" and little known archaeological site that will amaze you by its great charm. At the end, lunch in a restaurant in Valladolid and brief free time to visit this colonial city or to buy. In the afternoon, arrival at the hotel chosen to enjoy the sea.

Price includes

- Lodging in hotels mentioned in the program or similar .
- Daily American breakfast in hotels.
- 6 Lunches (2nd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th day).
- Taxes and services with meals included in the program.
- Transfer in Auto / Van with air conditioning.
- Guide in english.
- Tickets to the Archaeological Sites and Museums mentioned in the program.
- Porters.

Price does not include

- The internal flight Cancún - Tuxtla Gutierrez (around USD 100.00 per person plus airport taxes).
- Drinks with meals included in the program.
- Personal extras in hotels and restaurants.
- Insurance.
- Tips to Guides and Drivers.