Yucatan Heritage Tour (8 days) (departs from Cancun)

World Heritage Sites, are landmarks or areas which has been officially recognized by the United Nations, specifically by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and are selected on the basis of having cultural, historical, scientific or some other form of significance.

To date Mexico boasts 34 such sites, each one of them legally protected by international treaties. On this incredible tour of the Yucatan Peninsula visit 4 World Heritage Sites, including the spectacular ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza, the pristine wetlands and coastal forests of the massive Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, the alluring colonial city of Campeche and the hidden secrets of the ancient Mayan settlement of Calakmul.

DAY 1:
Arrival at Cancun.
Transfer to Puerto Morelos.
Overnight in Puerto Morelos.

DAY 2:
Coral reef lecture.
Coral reef snorkel tour (National Marine Park).
Tropical rainforest lecture.
Tour of botanical gardens.
Transfer to Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (World Heritage Site).
Overnight in Sian Ka’an.

DAY 3:
Sian Ka’an lecture.
Boat tour of wetlands.
Forest hike.
Overnight in Sian Ka’an.

DAY 4:
Transfer to Kohunlich.
Tour of Kohunlich archaeological site.
Bat lecture.
Bat observation.
Calakmul lecture (World Heritage Site).
Overnight in Kohunlich.

DAY 5:
Tour of Calakmul archaeological site.
Transfer to Campeche (World Heritage Site).
City tour of Campeche.
Colonial cities lecture.
Overnight in Campeche.

DAY 6:
Transfer to Merida.
City tour of Merida.
Overnight in Merida.

DAY 7:
Tour of Chichen Itza archaeological site (World Heritage Site).
Transfer to Rio Lagartos.
Bird watching tour (pink flamingos).
Transfer to Cancun.
Overnight in Cancun.

DAY 8:
Transfer to Cancun International Airport.

Price: $1,995


Your Yucatan Heritage Tour (8 days) (departs from Cancun) includes the following:

  • Bilingual staff
  • Land transportation
  • Lodging
  • Breakfast
  • Entrance fees
  • All equipment required
  • Tour duration: 7 nights, 8 days
  • Tour departure: From Cancun (details will accompany your reservation confirmation)
  • Activity level: easy to moderate
  • Clients who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be allowed to participate

Please bring the following to your Yucatan Heritage Tour (8 days) (departs from Cancun):

  • Biodegradable sunscreen/repellent
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimsuit
  • Comfortable walking/hiking shoes
  • Suitable and sufficient clothing
  • Camera
  • Torch or headlamp
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Backpack
  • Extra $$ for beverages, lunches, dinners, tips, souvenirs etc…
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