Embark on an unforgettable journey in search of beautiful jaguars on these 7-day Jaguar Tours. Canoe in lagoons, swim in a cenote, and hike in the jungle.
Experience the jungle environment and see exotic animals on these Jaguar Tours. On multiple hiking opportunities deep in the jungle, you will search for jaguars, the largest cats in the Americas. You’ll learn from your guide how these magnificent animals hold a special role in pre-Hispanic culture and mythology. Today, jaguars are endangered because of hunting, shrinking habitat, and falling population of their prey. As you explore the jungle, you can also see deer, bats, tapir, and the incredible hanging boa constrictors of the Kantemo Caves. Get away from the crowds and enjoy this fantastic, authentic eco-experience in Mexico.
Duration: 7 Days/6 Nights
Start and end location: Cancun
Availability: (2019) January 15th – 21st, March 2nd – 8th, April 12th – 18th
Day 1 – Arrive to Cancun and Relax on the Beautiful Beach of Tulum
After you arrive to Cancun, you will be transported to Tulum. After checking into your hotel, you can enjoy the gorgeous beach of Tulum. After that, you will hear a briefing about the Jaguar Tours activities and have dinner in the hotel.
Day 2 – Explore Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve and Watch Hanging Snakes Catch Bats in a Cave
After a tasty breakfast, you will go on a boat trip to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. Then, your Jaguar Tours will continue to the Maya town of Kantemo. You will bike in the jungle to Kantemo Cave. In this famous cave, you will get to watch as hanging snakes hunt bats. Afterwards, you will bike to a lagoon, then hop on a canoe to look for crocodiles. After a full day of incredible wildlife encounters, you will camp by Kantemo Lagoon.
Day 3 – Take a Dip in Cenote Azul and Admire the Animals of Ejido Lagoon
In the morning, you will return by bike to the town of Kantemo. After enjoying breakfast there, a van will take you to Bacalar. Along the way, you will have a chance to swim in the clear waters of Cenote Azul. You’ll have lunch by the cenote, then continue to Bacalar. When you get there, you will go on a short nature hike around Ejido Lagoon. You will camp by the lagoon at night.
Day 4-5 – Search for Jaguars on Jungle Hikes and Canoe to Look for Crocodiles
Both Days 4 and 5 will start with early breakfasts. Then, you will hike through the jungle in search of jaguar trails. When you return to the camp, you can relax and rest by the lagoon. Your guide will tell you about jaguars, the jungle environment, and other animals, as well as jaguar conservation and research projects. After free time, you will go back into the jungle for an afternoon hike. Next, you will enjoy dinner in the jungle. On Day 5, you will also get to go for a night canoe trip to look for crocodiles.
Day 6 – Hike in the Jungle and Return to Cancun
In the morning, you will start the day with a hike to a different area of the jungle, looking for jaguar trails. When you get back to the campsite, you will get ready to leave for Cancun. You’ll enjoy lunch in Bacalar along the way. You will spend the last night of your tour comfortably in the Marriot Courtyard, Cancun.
Day 7 – Go to the Cancun Airport
After eating breakfast and checking out of the hotel, you will be transported to the Cancun airport to catch your flight home.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.