10 days tour

Aztecs & Mayas

This tour includes:

Guide

Operated with local English & Spanish speaking licensed guide on a shared basis

Meals

9 breakfasts, 2 lunches on day 9 and 10

Others

Superior Hotel Category = Geneve or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Mansión del Valle or similar 3* Day 6 Palenque Superior Hotel Category =Chan Kah or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Plaza Colonial or similar 3* Day 8-9 Merida Superior Hotel Category = Mision de Fray Diego or similar 4* 3 or 4 Nights extension in Cancun on All Inclusive basis MEALS: All entrance fees and activities mentioned in the itinerary: Mexico City tour on day 2, Anthropological Museum on day 2, Teotihuacan on day 2, Basilica de Guadalupe on day 2, Tonantzintla on day 3, Puebla tour on day 3, Cholula on day 3, Sumidero boat trip on day 4, San Juan Chamula and Zinacatan on day 5, Agua Azul or Misol-Ha waterfalls on day 6, Palenque ruins on day 7, Campeche city tour on day 8, Uxmal on day 8, panoramic tour in Merida on day 8, Celestun BT on day 9 and Chichen Itza on day 10. Meet & Greet on day 1

Transport

Air-conditioned transportation on a shared basis Airport arrival transfer from Mexico City International airport to selected hotel on shared basis Departure Transfer to Hotel in Cancun or Riviera on shared basis

Accommodation

9 nights' accommodation Day 1-3 Mexico City Standard Hotel Category = Majestic or similar 3* Superior Hotel Category = Geneve or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Mansión del Valle or similar 3* Superior Hotel Category = Casa Vieja or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Mision Palenque or similar 3* Superior Hotel Category =Chan Kah or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Plaza Colonial or similar 3* Superior Hotel Category = Plaza Campeche or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Mision Panamericana or similar 3* Superior Hotel Category = Mision de Fray Diego or similar 4* Standard Hotel Category = Cancun Bay or similar 3*

Not included:

Flights

Flight Mexico City - Txutla Gutierrez not included

Optional

Optional experiences are available on this tour for an additional cost.

Insurance

Insurance is not included.

Others

Expenditures of a personal nature, drinks and meals if not stated explicitly in the programme Optional tours International and domestic flight tickets or Mexican visa fees and local taxes Gratuities for drivers and guides KNOW BEFORE YOU GO The estimated arrival time in Cancun or Riviera Maya hotel is 18.30 hrs. Departure transfer to the airport is not provided Please note that there are ongoing road works on the access road to the Cancun Airport which are affecting the traffic. As it is required to arrive at the airport at least 3 hours prior to departure we suggest booking an additional night stay in Cancun The itinerary order may change depending on the weekday of arrival (considering the days of operation of tours and days in which the places to visit open) In San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán, photographs or video are prohibited within the temples, of traditional authorities, processions and rituals Please consider your flight Mexico City / Tuxtla Gutierrez arriving latest 13:00 hrs in order to take part in the Sumidero Canyon boat tour. For arrivals, after 13:00 hrs the transfer to San Cristobal will be offered (you will not take part in the Sumidero boat tour). Airfare is not included in the package. Please note that during transfers between zones there will be no guide service There is no guarantee that you will be part of the same group during the tour The assigned guide and group size may change during the itinerary Local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to the tour contents without prior notice.

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Itinerary of your trip Aztecs & Mayas

  • Day 1 Day 1: Arrival Mexico City
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 1: Arrival Mexico City

      After your plane lands at Mexico City International Airport, our tour representative will meet and greet you before assisting you with the shared transfer to your hotel. Once you are checked in, you can spend the rest of this first day at leisure. If you can’t wait to start exploring, hit the streets and start becoming acquainted with the hustle and bustle of Mexico City. Alternately, if you want to put your feet up after the flight, you can stay at the hotel relaxing and taking advantage of all the available services. In any case, make sure you get enough rest for tomorrow your adventure begins. Please note that the itinerary order may change depending on the weekday of arrival (considering the days of operation of tours and days in which the places to visit open). Overnight in Mexico City.

  • Day 2 Day 2: Mexico City – Teotihuacan – Mexico City (100 Km – 2 Hrs)
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 2: Mexico City – Teotihuacan – Mexico City (100 Km – 2 Hrs)

      After breakfast at the hotel, your guide will be waiting for you at the hotel at 8.00 hrs to take you to visit the ‘Zocalo’ – the city’s main square. Here you’ll find the cathedral and presidential palace. Later, visit the National Anthropology Museum, which houses a priceless collection of artefacts, some of which are 35,000 years old. Enjoy a guided tour of this facility featuring 11 sections dedicated to different eras and civilisations. Perhaps the most famous exhibit is the Aztec sun stone, but Olmec sculptures and Mayan murals have not lost their beauty after all these centuries. The scale models of pre-colonial cities are also fascinating. After the museum, continue with a visit to the well-preserved ruins of Teotihuacan, an ancient civilisation that seems to have gone into decline in the sixth century but had a large influence on later civilisations such as the Aztecs. Then travel back in time as you stroll along the Avenue of the Dead towards the imposing 2,000-year-old Pyramid of the Sun, the third largest in the world. At the end of the visit, you’ll have some free time to explore the site and climb one of the colossal pyramids to take in the views from the top. Lunch is not included. Then return to the city and stop at the famous Guadalupe shrine to visit both the old and new basilicas. . In the evening, return to the hotel and have the rest of day at leisure. Overnight in Mexico City

  • Day 3 Day 3: Mexico City – Tonantzintla – Cholula & Puebla - Mexico City (370Km – 5.30 Hrs)
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 3: Mexico City – Tonantzintla – Cholula & Puebla - Mexico City (370Km – 5.30 Hrs)

      Wake up to breakfast at the hotel before your guide picks you up to take you on a full-day adventure beginning in Santa María Tonantzintla. Visit its Baroque church, which has a noteworthy talaveresque façade and a beautiful interior decorated with polychrome. Continue then to the archaeological area of Cholula, which features the largest pyramidal basement in the Americas. Its roof is made of 49 domes that cover the seven bodies of the temple and two lateral chapels. You’ll then be transferred to the ‘City of Angels’, Puebla, where you’ll have free time for lunch (not included). Visit the majestic historic centre, which concentrates the largest number of 18th-century colonial buildings. Walk into its Cathedral to admire its interior and contemplate its front facade and towers, considered the highest in Mexico. Continue to the Chapel of the Rosary, added onto the Santo Domingo church in the 17th century. Its vibrant interior features polychrome and gold leaf decorations. Now is the time to buy some souvenirs (typical sweets or objects from Talavera). You’ll be dropped off back in Mexico at dusk. Overnight in Mexico City

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Tour leaving from Mexico City

Mexico’s capital is one of the most populated cities around the world with more than 20 million residents. This city is home to centuries of history and culture, precisely this place was in its origins Tenochtitlán, capital of the great Mexica Empire.

Experience Style

Experience Style

Mixed

There will be challenging activities such as hiking, biking, canyoning and trekking, but you’re also going to have other means of transportation and relaxed moments to just chill.

Accomodation level

Accomodation level

Medium

This accommodation includes essential services like a hot shower, electricity, and a nice and comfy bed.

Experience Type

Experience Type

Small Group

You’ll be accompanied by a small group of travelers just like you.

Physical Rating

Physical Rating

Average

There are several physical activities that last from 2 to 6 hours in easy terrains, low altitude flats, or water experiences. Please ask if you’re not sure this applies to you.

Age range

Age range

Min: 8 / Max: 99

Age range allowed for this experience.

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