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Chichen itza Cenote Maya

Highlights
  • Guided tour of Chichen Itza including entrance fees
  • Entrance to Cenote Maya Park to experience adventure and cultural activities

  • Swim in an underground cenote

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Chichen itza Cenote Maya
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Chichen itza Cenote Maya
US$149.00
Overview

Experience the legendary Maya ruins of Chichen Itza with a guided tour of the archeological site. Learn about the Maya people and their enduring influence on Mexican culture. After the tour head to Cenote Maya Park and descend to swim in an underground cenote that is 197-feet (60-meters) wide before trying out the Tarzan Swing and other activities.

What to Expect

Itinerary:

06:00 to 07:30 a.m.      Pick-up at hotels in the Riviera Maya or Cancun. To be the first arriving to Chichen Itza, we offer transportation for small groups without commercial stops.

09:30 to 10:00 a.m.      Arrival at Chichen Itza (approximately time).

Chichen Itza (2:15 hours guided tour at the archaeological site).

Visit the ancient mayan city of Chichen Itza, meaning "water well of the Itzan people”. It was the outstanding capital of the mayan area and the worship center most revered. Walk through remarkable buildings and get detailed explanations provided by your expert guide during the tour.

01:30 p.m. Arrival at Cenote Maya (approximately time).

Cenote Maya (2:30 hours at the park).

  • Visit and refresh yourself at the Cenote Maya: Descend into the region’s most impressive Cenote of 60 m diameter and an almost perfect circular shape. Swim in crystal clear waters and admire its rock formations. This is the biggest cenote with dome in the Yucatan Peninsula found so far. Ascend from the underworld through a tunnel or use the large wooden staircase.
  • Optional included adventure activities. Swimming, diving, Trepachanga (ropes), Tarzan vine and rappel down 26 m (85 feet). 264 lbs is the maximum weight for the rappel activity.
  • Maya ritual. Be part of an authentic Mayan blessing ceremony that will be performed by a local shaman.
  • Traditional meal. Enjoy a traditional menu including soup, chicken, vegetables, rice, beans and hand-made tortillas.

06:30 to 07:00 p.m.      Drop-off at hotels in Riviera Maya or Cancun (approximately time).

 The expedition includes: Transportation for small groups (maximum 19 people), traditional lunch, water, continental breakfast on board, archaeological tour guide, entrance fee to Chichen Itza, equipment required for activities, umbrellas during the Chichen Itza tour, towel and lockers.

 Recommendations: Bring comfortable shoes, fresh clothing, bathing suit, hat, extra shirt and cash or credit card for crafts and photos.

Write a ReviewReviews (9)

1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour

We had a great day touring Chichen Itza and the Cenote Maya. Picked us up right on time at Westin lagunamar. Tamarin was a great guide, knowledgeable and very energetic. The food at Cenote was awesome and we had an awesome time repelling and zip...More

Thank jmarcpro
Reviewed 2 July 2018
Fantastic Day - History and Fun Combined

An early start (7:00am) gets you underway for wonderful experiences. A 2 hour ride, with a bathroom stop and bagged lunch provided on board the van. You begin at Chichen itza, followed by Cenote Maya for a shaman blessing, repelling into the cenote and then...More

Thank paulas373
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile
Fantastic day out. Highly recommended.

Myself and my wife Alison are currently on honeymoon in Mexico. Booked this trip through one of the Thomas Cook reps at our resort. Bare in mind folks this is a long day out that takes you away from the coast to the centre of...More

Thank daniel s
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile
Amazing day - would highly recommend!

Myself and x3 friends booked the Chichen-Itza and Cenote Maya trip through our hotel for the following day. We were picked up promptly, the bus was spacious and clean and small - so not a huge big coach trip. Our guide was Marco - polite,...More

Thank Sarah O
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile
The excursion of a lifetime!!

It was amazing!! Sammy as the driver and Rafael as the tour guide. This man has an incredible baggage of research and experience and this makes him a really interesting guide to have for a tour. We had water bottles included, we could buy photos...More

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