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5-Day Mayan Wonders of the Yucatan Tour
Product Code: 6562-462481
OVERVIEW

Highlights

  • • Tour the grand site of Chichen Itza
  • • Visit the ancient ruins of Uxmal
  • • Spot flamingos in the Celestun Nature Reserve
  • • Explore traditional haciendas
Tour Code
6562-462481
Duration
5 days
Departure City
Merida
End City
Cancun
Tour Type:
Bus/Coach
Language:
English, Spanish
IS THIS TOUR FOR ME?

Experience: Nature, Historical, Cultural, UNESCO

Get in touch with Mother Earth; Encounter rich historical landmarks with expert guides; Learn about local culture with in-depth tours and activities; Visit locations designated as World Heritage Sites by the United Nations

Style: Escorted

Tour director/guided escort is available from the beginning to the end of the vacation

Group Type: Standard group

Tour with fellow travelers from all over the world

Activity Level: Moderate

Designed for travelers in good health who are comfortable with light walking or hiking

Quality: Deluxe

High quality service, meals, private transfers and/or accommodation

Itinerary
Day 01
Merida

Transfer Mérida Airport - Mérida Hotel

Hotel: 4-Star Hotel or similar

A professional driver will be waiting at the airport with a sign with your name to facilitate your contact, will approach the transportation to your hotel in Merida.

Merida was founded by the Spaniard Francisco de Montejo on January 6, 1542, however the Mayan Indians had a large city known as T'ho long before the Spaniards arrived, The stones of said city were used to build the Santa Iglesia de la Catedral, located in the zócalo. Here you can also see the La Casa de Montejo, the Government Palace and the Municipal Palace.

Rest of the day is free for you to relax.

Visiting Attractions

Day 02
Celestun

Celestun Nature Reserve

Hotel: 4-Star Hotel or similar

After breakfast, departure to Celestún. Declared a Wildlife Refuge, The Natural Reserve of Celestún, covers a wide variety of wetlands, being one of the largest mangrove areas in good state of conservation of the Gulf of Mexico.

It is the ideal place to enjoy and interact with the nature, and that along with its 21 Kms., of longitude and little depth, they are the perfect habitat for many bird species; such as the spectacular pink flamenco, which makes this place one of the places of nesting and reproduction of this species.

When finished, return to Merida and overnight.

Day 03
Kabah

Mayan Archaeological Zones - Uxmal & Kabah

Hotel: 4-Star Hotel or similar

After breakfast, we will leave for the impressive archaeological zone of Uxmal, place considered Cultural Heritage of Humanity, located in the Puuc zone, being the most representative of this architectural style.

We will continue to the archaeological site of Kabah, where, among other attractions, we will visit the Temple of the Masks, so named because in the west facade there are Chaac masks and below of them there is a fretwork of intertwined snakes and on the masks there is a decoration geometric based on triangles.

Return to Merida, enjoy lunch and rest.

Visiting Attractions

Day 04
Merida

Hacienda "Sotuta de Peón"

Hotel: 4-Star Hotel or similar

After breakfast, we will leave the hotel for the Hacienda Sotuta de Peón, where we will travel to the past to know a Living Hacienda.

We will travel this hacienda in platforms pulled by mules that travel on rails, from which, we can visit a typical Mayan house.

We can witness every step of the Henequen transformation process (also called Green Gold in this region), from the plant to the fiber, and from the fiber to the finished product.

We will also have the opportunity to see the old machinery that has been rescued from the ravages of time and rebuilt to its precise operational capacity. We will also explore the unequaled geological formations: the Cenotes, where we will have a few moments to take a refreshing dip at the end of the ride in the cold waters of the Cenote.

Lunch, and then return to Merida.

Visiting Attractions

Day 05
Chichen Itza

Mayan Archaeological Zone - Chichén Itzá

At the end of breakfast, scheduled departure to one of the main archaeological sites of the Yucatan Peninsula: Chichen Itza. We will visit and admire its beautiful constructions: the Pyramid of Kukulkan, the Observatory, the Temple of the Warriors and the Ball Game; being these, important and renowned relics of the Mayan civilization.

Lunch and later transfer to the hotel of your choice in Cancún.

Visiting Attractions

WHAT'S INCLUDED

Package Includes

  • Arrival transfers
  • Transportation in vehicles with air conditioning.
  • Driver - guide (Spanish) all the way
  • All entrances to Parks and Monuments described in the itinerary.
  • Food included in the itinerary. (3 American Type Breakfasts and 2 meals)
  • 4 nights accommodation in Merida
  • 4 star hotels

Package Excludes

  • Food and services not described in the itinerary
  • Breakfast for minors
  • Tips and expenses of a personal nature
Special Notes
  • We recommend you bring a towel, sandals, swimsuit, sunscreen, mosquito repellent, personal toiletry, cap or hat, raincoat or umbrella, lightweight pants, comfortable shoes for walking both in the archaeological zones and by the haciendas and fresh clothes for the hottest climates.
  • This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator's name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

Reservation Info

    1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
    2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
    3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
    4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.

Terms and Conditions

    - Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
    - Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.
    - Please refer to our Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy before you make reservation.
    - Please refer to Customer Agreement before you make reservation.
    - Local tour provider reserves the right to make modifications to tour arrangements including order of tour activities, hotel and its location if deemed necessary.
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