DISCOVER YUCATAN CIRCUIT
Yucatan state is located in the southeast of Mexico, and is one of the most historical places, specially because keep the major part of the Mayan ruins, and remains of great interest of the Mayan Culture, so this circuit let you dicover the mistery of the mayan prophecies.
Also, we will visit one of the world new wonders, Chichen Itza, with the amazing Kukulkan pyramid, and tunnels, which have more than 5 thousand of years. Then we will visit the unique and magical mayan zone, well known as Uxmal, and other of the great sanctuaries of the Mayan culture, Kabah.
Our circuit drive us to the state capital, well known as the white city, Merida, an historical, lovely and amazing place with a lot of kind people and a lot of traditions, in its marketplaces and buildings, will admire the Montejo Drive, which is the main avenue of the city and by night is really awesome how it looks all iluminated.
The last visits before returning to Cancun and Riviera Maya, will be the Izamal town, which is famous by it textile and handcraft, and then, one of the most precious jewels of the Yucatan State, and an historical one, Valladolid, this city exists since the Mayan empire and after the spanish colonizers, transform it into the colonial city, and actually it still being an Colonial city.
So do not forget to take this circuit which take you to the most important places of the Yucatan state and the Mayan Culture.
- Transportation unit, first class, air conditioned, shared service.
- Official Guide accompanying throughout the trip.
- 3 nights accommodation at the hotels listed or similar category.
- 3 breakfast buffet.
- 4 meals according to itinerary (without beverages).
- Visits to archaeological sites, according to the itinerary.
- Taxes and gratuities.
Does not include
- Extra activities
- Other Hotels
- Other kind of transportation non stipulated
Day 1 .- Cancun / Tulum / Coba / Chichen ITZA|
Hotel pick up were your stay in Cancun or Riviera Maya. Departure to the archaeological Tulum, one of the largest and best known of the Mayan culture, the only city walled town situated on the edge of the Caribbean Sea, in a place of spectacular beauty. Visit the main monuments: the Temple of the Frescoes, the Temple of the Descending God, Castle, situated on a cliff over 12 meters high, the Wall, and so on.
After the visit will have free time to take pictures.
Later, will continue to the archaeological site of Coba, located in the middle of the Mayan jungle, and surrounded by 5 lakes. Discovered in the mid-twentieth century, was one of the cities, of most importance for the Mayas to their trade routes. Know the pyramid Nohoch Muul, the highest in the Yucatan Peninsula, the Church, the Body Paints, and Trails.
Lunch at local restaurant.
Early in the afternoon departure to Chichen Itza. Arrival and overnight in **** Mayaland Htl
next to the archaeological site, one of the flagship hotels of the place.
Day 2 .- CHICHEN ITZA / UXMAL|
Breakfast. On the morning we will visit this archaeological site, Chichen Itza a new world wonders, without a doubt one of the most important Mayan Culture cities, considered by UNESCO as a World Heritage
for the Humanity, and recently named one of the new Wonders of the World. Will visit the main buildings: the Pyramid of Kukulcan or Castillo, the Ball Court (the largest in Mesoamerica), the Temple of the Warriors, the Platform of Venus, the Sacred Cenote, the Observatory, and more.
Lunch at a local restaurant. Early in the afternoon departure to Uxmal. Arrival at Hacienda Uxmal Htl ****. Hosting. In the evening you will attend the Sound and Light show at the archaeological site.
Day 3 .- UXMAL / KABAH / MERIDA|
Breakfast. In the morning we make a tour to this important archaeological heritage of humanity Zone, and one of the highlights of the Puuc Route. Including the Pyramid Magician, the Nunnery Quadrangle, the Governor's Palace, etc.. Later we will visit the ruins of Kabah, where you can admire the Palace, dedicated to Chac, the god of rain, with its rich ornamentation. Lunch at local restaurant. Continue to Merida, Yucatan state capital and one of the most beautiful colonial cities of Mexico, known as the White City by the color of its buildings and the impressive mansions along the Paseo de Montejo, clearly inspired by the French. There will be a major scenic attractions: Paseo de Montejo, Cathedral, Monumento a la Patria, Casa de Montejo, and so on. Overnight at the hotel of your choice.
Day 4 .- MERIDA / IZAMAL / VALLADOLID / CANCUN - RIVIERA MAYA|
First, you´ll enjoy a breakfast. Then, you will have free time to explore the historic center of the city, market, etc. Later, is the departure to Izamal, denominated "Magical town" by Mexico´s Secretary of Tourism. It´s mayan name means "City of Hills", and stands for 5 mayan pyramids.
Izamal´s mainly highlights include a franciscan convent, built on an ancient mayan construction, which its arcaded atrium is known as America's largest. Then you will continue to Valladolid, also a "Magical town". Valladolid is a beautiful colonial city of great importance in Mexico´s history,
Its most outstanding buildings are the Church of San Gervasio, the city hall and its murals, the Convent of San Bernardino, the Zocalo, the Cenote Zací, among others. Lunch is included in a local restaurant.
Early in the afternoon is your way back to Cancun or Riviera Maya.
In case of reservation cancellation, the following charges will apply:
- Cancellations 7 days prior to departure: charge free
- Cancellations 4 days prior to departure: 25%
- Cancellation 1 day before departure: 50%
- No show: 100%
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