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Mayan Trail

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11 Days

What's included

Food
Meals
1 dinner
Transport
Transport
Public bus, private vehicle, boat.
Accomodation
Accommodation
Hotels (7 nts), jungle lodge (2 nts), homestay (1 nt).
Staff
Staff
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

You will visit

Playa del CarmenAtoms/Icons/Arrow DestinationCreated with Sketch.Antigua Guatemala

Trip Comfort

Budget

Age requirement

12 to 100 years old
Leave the resorts of Cancún behind and embark on a true adventure that will take you from spectacular Mayan ruins to the cobblestoned streets of colonial towns and deep into the jungle of Mexico. Explore the ancient ruins at Chichén Itzá and Palenque and meet the descendants of those who built them in the vibrant streets and colourful markets of picturesque Mayan towns. Get your camera out—you're going to need it!
Mayan Trail
Starts
Playa del Carmen
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11 Days
Ends
Antigua Guatemala

Itinerary

  • Arrive at any time.
  • Take a guided tour of Chichén Itzá and orientation walk around Mérida.
  • Opt to visit the ruins of Uxmal or swim in cenotes in the Yucatán. Hit the beach or soak in the history this city has to offer.
  • Travel to Palenque and spend two nights in a jungle lodge.
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the Mayan ruins of Palenque. After, go for a swim in the pristine turquoise waters of Roberto Barrios waterfall.
  • Travel to San Cristóbal de Las Casas located in a high mountain valley at 2110m (6921 ft), via Villahermosa. Enjoy an orientation walk of the city, known for its 16th-century architecture.
  • Opt to visit nearby indigenous Mayan villages to see their unique day-to-day life or journey to beautiful Sumidero Canyon for a relaxing boat ride.
  • Journey from San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico to Panajachel, Guatemala. Opt to explore the town on arrival.
  • Embark on a boat ride across the lake before participating in a G Adventures-supported homestay with a local family. This area is known for stunning scenery and great shopping for Mayan handicrafts. Take part in a cultural tour of San Juan la Laguna where you can opt to bargain for colourful textiles and paintings from the local artisans.
    Meals: DINNER
  • Travel to Antigua and head out for an orientation walk. Opt for a final night out in town.
  • Depart at any time.
Trip ID: cmtm