Mexico is architectural wonders, exploring sacred waters and meet the sea, sand & sky. A trip full of wonder and highlights of Mexico’s Mayan heritage, natural wonders and the chance to relax on some of the Riviera Mayas best and most inviting beaches. Joins us for an exhilarating trip from the heart of Mexico via its architectural wonders of the Yucatan to Mexico’s playground #1 on the Mayan Riviera and its many beaches.
Shared SiB-service: Pick up at bus station (morning arrival around 7-9am) OR airport Tuxtla Gutiérrez (latest possible flight arrival 13:00h local TGZ time) to be brought to river Grijalva, where you enter with boat ride on the river into the majestic Sumidero Canyon, where the steep rocky walls rise up to over 1000mts on both sides of the water. Later afternoon drive up to San Cristóbal de Las Casas and delivery in your hotel. Evening free at leisure. Overnight Casa Vieja
Day 2: San San Cristobal de Las Casas & Maya Towns (B)
Shared SiB-service: Morning town walk in San Cristóbal de las Casas for a visit of the indian market, cathedral and churches, colonial streets, squares and indian all day life scenes. Drive then out into the outskirts of San Cristóbal de las Casas, to reach the Tzotzil Maya towns of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan to see there ancient bizarre religious riths in their local churches, as well as to observe how still in actual days, the people are proud to wear the traditional dresses of highly decorative symbolic patterns and colours. Afternoon return to San Cristóbal de Las Casas and resting time of day at leisure to enjoy this Magic Town on your own. Overnight Casa Vieja
Day 3: San San Cristobal de Las Casas & Maya Towns (B)
Shared SiB-service: Very early start from San Cristóbal de las Casas around 6am to drive in the central valleys of Chiapas, where the climate changes from highland fresh to tropical temperatures. Head to Agua Azul waterfalls, to admire their turquoise coloured waters. With possibility of swimming. Afterwards we will continue on to Palenque for later afternoon arrival there. Overnight Plaza Palenque
Day 4: Palenque - Campeche (B)
Shared SiB-service: Morning visit to the archaeological site of Palenque (UWH), surrounded by jungle. One of the prime and most important cities of the “Mayan World”. Inside the Pyramid of the Inscriptions, King Pakal's sarcophagus and its fascinating carved gravestone were found. See the Temples of Sun and Cross, the great Governor’s Palace and particularly shaped Observatory tower, from where you can enjoy a great view over the Plains of Tabasco neighbour state. In later morning, continuing drive for the beautifully walled city of Campeche (UWH). Still to enjoy there a panoramic afternoon city walk. Evening at leisure in Campeche. Overnight Castelmar
Day 5: Campeche - Uxmal - Merida (B)
Shared SiB-service: Departure for Uxmal in so called Puuc Region where the prehispanic Maya architecture burst in fascinating façade décor. to know the Guesser Pyramid, the Quadrangle of the Nuns, Governor’s Palace & the Ballgame Court. Afternoon arrival in Merida "White City". Enjoy a panoramic city tour through its elegant mixture of colonial & neoclassical architecture. Overnight Casa del Balám
Day 6: Merida - Chichen Itza - Cancun (B)
Shared SiB-service: Morning drive to Chichén Itzá, maybe the most emblematic arch. sites in Mexico (UWH), declared also one of the new 7 wonders. We will find advanced archaeo-astronomic knowledge here, visit Kukulkán Pyramid, giant Pelota ballgame court, Observatory Temple of Warrios and Complex of 1000 Columns, among others. Afternoon continuing ride for delivery in airport CUN or any hotel along Riviera Maya Coast and Cancún (not incl.: delivery in Tulúm, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, Holbox, Sian Kaan)
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