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The Mayan Peninsula 9 Days Private Tour

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Day 1: Chichen Itza & Merida

Stop At: Merida, Chichen Itza 97751 Mexico
Meeting at your selected hotel in Cancun or Riviera Maya

Well go visit the archaeological site of Chichen Itza

Continue to Merida

Overnight at Merida

Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Mision Panamericana Merida

Day 2: Cenotes & Merida City

Stop At: Cenotes, Cuzama Mexico
We`ll go to swim in the Cenotes of Cuzama

Back to Merida and City tour

Overnight at Merida

Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Mision Panamericana Merida

Day 3: Celestun Biosphere Reserve & Campeche

Stop At: Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve, Celestun Mexico
We´ll drive to the Natural Reserve of Celestun, shelter of hundreds of birds like the Pink Flamingos and other fauna, like crocodiles. We´ll take a motor boat in the estuary and through the mangroves for Wild life Observation.

Well go the wide beaches of Celestun to have lunch before we continue to the Colonial City of Campeche.

Overnight at Campeche

Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Francis Drake hotel Campeche

Day 4: Campeche, Patrimony of Humanity & Archaeology museum

Stop At: Centro Historico de San Francisco de Campeche, Campeche Mexico
This day we´ll visit the Fort of San Miguel, an important defensive fortress facing the ocean from top of the hills pointing canyons to the pirate ships. Also this place holds the Archaeological museum of Campeche where we can see the original burials and artifacts from the mayan city of Calakmul, a very important visit considering we will be going to Calakmul afterwards.

We’ll have a walking tour inside the City walls, visiting the Gate of Sea and Gate of Land.

Your will love this historic city, Patrimony of Humanity

Overnight at Campeche

Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Francis Drake Hotel Campeche

Day 5: Magnificent Hacienda & Calakmul

Stop At: Reserva de la Biosfera de Calakmul, Calakmul Mexico
We´ll leave Campeche towards south along the Gulf of Mexico

We´ll visit the magnificent restored Hacienda of San Luis Carpizo, now is a military complex for

training special forces, almost no one knows about this place, but I once found out that asking kindly to the soldiers to let us visit the Hacienda, they kindly do it. A very interesting visit, also for the kids as we can see the facilities where these mexican soldiers train and live.

Afterwards we´ll continue to the region of Calakmul to spend the night

Overnight at Calakmul

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Hotel Calakmul

Day 6: Calakmul Biosphere Reserve and Archaeology site

Stop At: Reserva de la Biosfera de Calakmul, Calakmul Mexico
Today we´ll go deep into the core of the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve where the impressive Mayan Pyramids and Temples are waiting for us to climb them in the middle of the jungle, I have been there many times and the solitude of the place is fascinating, very few people visit this place as it is pretty far off the beaten track. But wild fauna as Spider or Howler monkeys, wild turkeys, and other wild animals can be seen in their natural habitat.

This visit will take mainly all our day, we´ll bring some lunch to the place.

We´ll return to the hotel late afternoon where you will have time to relax.

Overnight at Calakmul

Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Hotel Calakmul

Day 7: Bacalar lagoon & Mayan city of Becan

Stop At: Lake Bacalar, Bacalar Mexico
This morning, we´ll go towards the Bacalar lagoon, but first we will stop to visit the Mayan archaeological site of Becan, the only one surrounded by a Fose.

We will continue to the Magical town of Bacalar, small town with a 18th century fortress at the lagoon shore, the 7 Colours lagoon.

Afterwards we will continue to our bungalows at the Bacalar lagoon

Overnight at Bacalar lagoon

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Villas Bakalar

Day 8: Bacalar free day

Stop At: Lago Bacalar (Lake of the Seven Colors), South of Cancun near Chetumal Mexico
This day you will have it free for you to spend it at the lagoon.

Overnight at Bacalar lagoon

Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Villas Bakalar

Day 9: Tulum & Playa del Carmen

Stop At: Tulum Archaeological Site, Carretera Federal, Cancun - Chetumal Km 230, 307, Tulum 77780 Mexico
After having recharged batteries at the Bacalar lagoon, we´ll head north and east to the Caribbean.

This day well have a visit to the archaeological site of Tulum

Afterwards we´ll continue to Playa del Carmen

Overnight at Playa del Carmen

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Hotel Las Golondrinas Playa del Carmen
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Traveler pickup is offered
Anywhere
Duration
9 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 8x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 9 nights
  •  9 nights accommodation in double room  Private guide on days: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 9
  •  Private A/C transportation on days: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 9
  •  Boat ride at Celestun  My own accommodation  Travelers insurance on board  Purified water
  • Entry/Admission - Chichen Itza
  • Entry/Admission - Cenotes
  • Entry/Admission - Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Centro Historico de San Francisco de Campeche
  • Entry/Admission - Reserva de la Biosfera de Calakmul
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Bacalar
  • Entry/Admission - Lago Bacalar (Lake of the Seven Colors)
  • Entry/Admission - Tulum Archaeological Site
Exclusions
  •  Not specified activities and entrances  Migration fees and personal expenses
  •  Flights of arrival and departure  Airport transfers
  •  Lunchs and dinners and not specified meals or beverages  Tips for Guides, waiters, maids, etc…
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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We used We Go Mexico based on personal recommendation from a friend to cover transportation needs in the Playa Del Carmen area. We were a group of 9 and utilized them for both airport transfers to and from our resort and a whole day private tour. Our Driver, Luis, took us, in a
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