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Mayan Discovery

Prices From: A$1449.00
Tour Code: CMMD
Tour Duration: 15
Countries Visited: Belize, Guatemala, Mexico


Overview

Mayan ruins peeking out from verdant jungle, street vendors hawking their wares on colonial streets, pristine white sand beaches sparkling under the Caribbean sun—now this is the real Yucatán! On this unique 15-day journey, you’ll tour the ruins at Chichén Itzá and Palenque, and head deep into the jungle of Guatemala to experience the ruins of Tikal. You're free to choose your own adventure! So escape the resort packages and witness all the incredible wilderness, wildlife and Mayan culture—past and present—that you can imagine.


Tour Map



Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Cancún - Arrive at any time.
  • Day 2-3 Chichén Itzá/Mérida - Guided tour of Mayan ruins of Chichén Itzá and orientation walk around Mérida. Options to visit ruins of Uxmal or three cenotes (underground pools) in the nearby town of Cuzamá.
  • Day 4-5 Palenque - Jump back to the past with a guided tour of Mayan ruins of Palenque. Visit Agua Azul or Misol-Ha waterfalls.
  • Day 6 Lacanjá - Opt to visit the Mayan ruins of Bonampak and Yaxchilán. Hike to a waterfall in the Lacandon jungle.
  • Day 7-8 Flores/Tikal - Journey through the jungle via van, boat and bus to Flores. Explore Flores, Lake Petén Itzá and camp in the jungle at Tikal.
  • Day 9-10 Tikal/San Ignacio - Explore the ruins of Tikal on a guided tour. Opt to visit the sacred Mayan cave, Actun Tunichil Muknal, explore the Mountain Pine Ridge area or see the little-visited Mayan ruins of Xunantunich.
  • Day 11-12 Caye Caulker - Snorkel with stingrays and nurse sharks at Hol Chan Marine Reserve on an optional excursion.
  • Day 13-14 Playa del Carmen - Choose to head to Mayan ruins of Tulúm or the diving mecca of Cozumel, or chill on the beach.
  • Day 15 Playa del Carmen - Depart at any time.

Tour Dates

Start DateEnd DatePrice
10 Feb 201324 Feb 2013A$1449.00
10 Mar 201324 Mar 2013A$1449.00
05 May 201319 May 2013A$1449.00
30 Jun 201314 Jul 2013A$1449.00
28 Jul 201311 Aug 2013A$1449.00
25 Aug 201308 Sep 2013A$1449.00
17 Nov 201301 Dec 2013A$1449.00
15 Dec 201329 Dec 2013A$1449.00

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