Mexico City, Chiapas, Campeche, Yucatan, Quintana Roo
Duration 14 days: Everyday departures in groups for a minimum of 2 passengers
Day 1 - Mexico City
Welcome and transfer to airport hotel, free time, lodging.
Day 2 - Mexico City
Breakfast and leave walking to the impressive Zócalo (Central Plaza) of gorgeous Mexico City, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a key point between the Aztec Empire and Mexico today. Pass by the Metropolitan Cathedral, the National Palace and the Fine Arts Palace. Later we will go to Reforma Avenue where we will see the Angel of Independence and Diana the Hunter, among others, and we will also see some emblematic neighborhoods of the city such as Roma and La Condesa. Free time to enjoy the city at your own pace.
Day 3 - Mexico City
Breakfast and leave for spectacular Teotihuacán, the “City of the Gods,” named this by the Aztecs because they were amazed by the greatness of this city, which was once the largest urban area in ancient Mexico and today is one of the most visited archaeological sites in the Americas and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will begin with Tlatelolco, the largest archaeological site in Mexico City, which was part of the capital of the Aztec Empire. The largest market in the empire was located here, and it was also where the conquest of the Aztecs took place. The city of Tlatelolco was once connected to the north by a great avenue that went to Tepeyac Hill, where the Aztecs worshiped Tonantzin, who is better known today as Our Lady of Guadalupe, and it is in precisely in this place where we will make our next stop.
Today popularly known as La Villa or the Basilica of Guadalupe, it is the most important religious site in the country and one of the most visited Catholic places in the world. The Virgin of Guadalupe in Mexico is not only a religious symbol, but an identity for Mexicans. It is no coincidence that the first president of the country was named Guadalupe Victoria.
Day 4 - CDMX, Tuxtla, San Cristóbal de las Casas
Breakfast and transportation to the Mexico City Airport to board a flight to Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas. Arrival and a welcome from our guide. Departure for the Sumidero Canyon. Arrival at the docks and a two-hour boat trip in the canyon. Departure for colonial Chiapa de Corzo, which was recently named a World Heritage Site because of its festivals of parachico dancers. Guided visit on foot of its historic center. Free time for lunch in Chiapa de Corzo. Departure for San Cristóbal de Las Casas. Arrival at the hotel. Free time for dinner.
Day 5 - San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiflón, San Cristóbal de las Casas
Breakfast in the hotel and leave at 8 am for the CHIFLÓN WATERFALL. Upon arriving, we will take a walk outdoors to climb and admire the 120 meter-high Velo de Novia waterfall. Next, we will continue our trip by passing by the Montebello Lakes. We will return to San Cristóbal to enjoy the afternoon in this gorgeous place. Dinner included in the hotel.
Day 6 - San Cristóbal de las Casas, Indigenous Communities, San Cristóbal de las Casas
After breakfast, we will go to the indigenous communities of the Tzotzil ethnic group, mainly visiting Chamula, to learn about the fusion of contemporary traditions and Mayan ancestral characteristics that give this place its identity. Later, we will go to Zinacantán, where we will visit the church and the house of a family cooperative where we will observe how women have worked at knitting belts since Pre-Colombian times. Upon finishing, we will return to San Cristóbal de Las Casas and take a tour of this beautiful city. The rest of the day is free. Lodging.
Day 7 - San Cristobal de las Casas, Agua Azul, Palenque
After breakfast, we will leave for Palenque, making a stop at Agua Azul, a series of waterfalls created by the currents of the Otulún, Shumuljá and Tulijá rivers, forming shallow canyons with vertical cliffs, where you can swim and enjoy the different areas. Later, we will go to the Misol-Ha waterfall, which with its 30 meters of height and high tropical jungle surroundings makes this a beautiful and refreshing place. Transportation to the hotel in the city of Palenque, dinner included and lodging.
Day 8 - Palenque, Yaxchilán, Palenque
Very early (approximately 7 am) we will depart for Frontera Corozal. (We will stop for breakfast on the way.) Once at the Guatemalan border, we will navigate the Usumacinta River for approximately one hour until we arrive at the impressive Yaxchilán archaeological site, a magical place with lush vegetation, recognized for the quality of its sculptures. Lunch in Frontera Corozal. Later, we will return to Palenque. Lodging.
Day 9 - Palenque
After breakfast, we will visit the Palenque archaeological site. This Mayan city is memorable for its architectural heritage and sculptures. Here we can admire various constructions: The Palace, The Temple of the Foliated Cross, the Temple of the Sun, and more. Upon finishing, we will leave for the city of Campeche, a gorgeous walled city, which in the past was used to defend it from pirate attacks. A city rich in traditions, folklore and customs, along with an exquisite gastronomy. Check-in at the hotel. The rest of the day is free. Overnight.
Day 10 - Palenque, Campeche, Mérida
After breakfast, we will take a tour of the city of Campeche. Continuing our trip, we will visit the Uxmal archaeological zone, a World Heritage Site, located in the Puuc zone, the most representative city of this architectural style. Continuing to Merida, check-in at the hotel, and free time to visit the white city. Lodging.
Day 11 - Mérida, Holbox
Breakfast and visit the city for a few hours. Continuing to the pier, where we will take the ferry to get to gorgeous HOLBOX. Transportation and check-in at the hotel, lodging.
Day 12 - Holbox
Breakfast and free time to enjoy the gorgeous beach and this unique place with streets of white sand where there are no motorcars.
Day 13 - Holbox, Playa del Carmen
Breakfast and free time until the time for the ferry to go to Playa del Carmen.
Day 14 - Playa del Carmen, Aeropuerto
Breakfast and free time until the time for transportation to the airport to take the return flight home.
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Cost per person in double room from $ 1,578.00 USD
Cost per person in single room from $ 2,090.00 USD
Note: Tours and price for a minimum of 14 passengers (subjet to availability)