Get picked up at home and whisked off to your departure point (within 50 miles).
Meals included: 9 breakfasts, 4 dinners
Discover the secrets of a lost civilisation on this Yucatan adventure through jungle canopies to the top of a Mayan pyramid in Ek' Balam, across the mangrove waters of Rio Lagartos, and down the elegant boulevards of Paseo de Montejo.
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Fly to Cancun where you will be met and transferred to your hotel for two nights.
Free day at leisure to explore the Cancun area or relax at your hotel. At 6pm meet your fellow traveling companions for a welcome drink. Your Tour Director will prepare you for your upcoming adventure.
This morning, visit the colonial city of Valladolid, known for its charming streets and sun-splashed walls. After a short orientation tour, there’s time to explore on your own. Arrive later this afternoon in Uxmal in time for a included sound and light show.
Today, visit the most famous ruins of the Puuc region, Uxmal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, enter the Chocostory Museum, where you'll learn the history of coca.
This morning enjoy a unique cooking demostration. Here, you will learn the traditions still practiced in most of the rural Mayan communities. After continue to the costal town of Campeche once a fortified pirate haven and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This afternoon enjoy city tour which includes the vibrant waterfront area, the historical fort of San Francisco De Campeche and the historical downtown area. This evening is at leisure.
Head to the village of Bécal and visit a hat maker to learn about the hat- making process. Continue to Mérida and visit the Museam of Anthropology, home to a collection of exclusive artifacts from the Mayan civilisation to the present day. Your hotel this evening is a formal colonial mansion which is in distance of shopping and the historial city centre.
This morning enjoy a city tour including the cathedral, Govenor Palace, and tree- lined streets of Paseo de Montejo. After dinner this evening, you are invited to attend the sound and light show.
start the day with a visit to Chichen Itza. Visit the Ball court, site of sacrifices; El Castillo, a formidable building dedicated to the high priest; and the cenote Sagrado, the sacred well once filled with priceless treasure offered to the gods. Next, visit the enormous and elaborate pyramid inside the Mayan site of Ek' Balam. Return to Chichen Itza where your Tour Director hosts a festive farewell dinner.
Today transfer from Chichen Itza to Cancun for one night.
Today you will be transferred to Cancun airport for your flight back to the UK.
Accommodation as stated or similar.
This platinum tour is operated by our sister company Globus.
There's no need to shop around. Find a cheaper like-for-like tour from another company, and we’ll not only match their price but also give you a £50 discount when you book with us.
They have in-depth knowledge of the places you’ll visit and will be on hand every step of the way with commentary entirely in English. 96% of customers rate them 'excellent' or 'good'.
We understand things change, often beyond your control. If you need to change your holiday plans, we offer a flexible deposit up until your balance is due.