Explore ancient pyramids, lively coral reefs, mysterious cenotes, and more on this fantastic 7-day Riviera Maya Attractions Tour. Adventure awaits you!
Discover the most beautiful sites of the Yucatan Peninsula on this 7-Day Riviera Maya Attractions Tour. This amazing trip includes activities perfect for adventurers, nature lovers, and history buffs. Explore a variety of environments, from lush Mexican jungle to lively Caribbean coral reef. Snorkel in a cenote and (in the summer) swim with a whale shark! Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve and the ruins of Chichen Itza. Top it all off with a fun-filled day at the Xcaret eco-park. There’s so much to see and do in the Riviera Maya. Join us for an unforgettable adventure!
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
Start and end location: Cancun
Availability in 2019: November 2-8 and 16-22, December 7-13
Start dates in 2020: February 8, February 22, April 18, June 6, June 20, July 4, July 18, September 5, September 19, November 7, November 21
Day 1 – Arrive to Cancun’s Airport and Check In to Your Hotel
Once you arrive to the Cancun Airport, you will be transferred to your hotel. For the following nights, you will stay at Hotel Beachscape or similar.
Day 2 – Soak up the Sun at the Beach and Journey into the Jungle for Activities
First up on your Riviera Maya Attractions Tour, you will have time to relax at the beach. Then, after lunch, you will go into the Mexican jungle near Puerto Morelos. There, you have a choice between two activities: snorkeling in a cenote or driving an ATV.
Day 3 – Experience the Natural Beauty of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve
Your Riviera Maya Attractions Tour continues as you explore Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There, you will kayak through the wetlands, hike through the jungle, and snorkel in a cenote. You will also learn about why Mexico’s national protected areas are so important. You will have the opportunity to participate in one of the several conservation projects at the biosphere reserve. In the afternoon, you will have a late lunch in Tulum at Don Cafeto.
Day 4 – Explore the Archaeological Site of Chichen Itza and Admire the Ik Kil Cenote
Today, you will get to visit the incredible ancient ruins of Chichen Itza. The site is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your guide will tell you all about the majestic site’s history as well as broader Mayan culture and traditions. Climb to the top of one of the famous pyramids for a view and memory you will remember for the rest of your life! What’s more, you’ll visit the Ik Kil Cenote in the eco-archaeological park, in the jungle close to Puerto Morelos.
Day 5 – Swim with Whale Sharks in Summer or Visit the Coba and Tulum Ruins in Winter
Today’s tour options depend on the season. During the summer (mid-May to mid-September), you can go on a whale shark adventure! You will be able to swim and snorkel with the biggest fish in the world. These gentle giants eat only plankton and can grow to incredible sizes. During the winter (mid-September to mid-May), you will get to visit the archaeological sites of Coba and Tulum. In ancient times, these two cities were important to the whole Yucatan Peninsula. You’ll learn about authentic Mayan culture and traditions as you visit the two sites.
Day 6 – Enjoy a Fun Day at the Eco-Archaeological Park Xcaret
Learn about Mayan culture and traditions as you explore the eco-archaeological park of Xcaret, meaning “small cove” in Mayan. The park also serves as a conservation project for local flora and fauna and is home to a variety of tropical animals and plants. In addition to water attractions and a lovely beach, the park has an archaeological site called Polé. After enjoying all the fantastic activities available at Xcaret, you will be transported back to the Carmen Hacienda Hotel in Puerto Morelos.
Day 7 – Go to the Cancun Airport
After breakfast, your Riviera Maya Attractions Tour will come to an end as you are dropped off at the Cancun Airport to catch your return flight.
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.