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$2362 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5 Days of Pink, Green and Blue Yucatecas

Day 1: Arrival: We will pick you up at the airport and leave for the village of Ek Balam. They will be installed in the cabins of a charming Ecotourism Center that has solar energy, to go to the Cenote Xcanché. To get to this beautiful cenote, you will travel a 1.5 kilometer Sacbe, choosing one of the 3 options: in a fun BiciTaxi, riding a bike, or walking for 15 minutes Day 2: Ek Balam - San Felipe - Rio Lagartos: After breakfast, we will move to San Felipe, a small fishing village with charming typical painted wooden houses of multiple colors, which in the pre-Hispanic era, was the mythical place for commercial exchanges among the Mayans. From the tourist hostel we will take our boat and visit the Kambulnah water eye, which we will descend by a wonderful wooden bridge of 320 meters, on which we will walk through nature seeing its four different types of mangroves (gray mangrove , black, white and red). Later, we will head towards Isla Cerritos, a small walled island that was discovered and later populated by the family of an ancient prince of Ek Balam.  Day 3: Rio Lagartos - Biosphere Reserve - Valladolid: After our breakfast, we will take another boat from the Lagartos River boardwalk to enter the Biosphere Reserve, a Protected Natural Area where the greatest biological diversity and the ecosystems with the best state of conservation of the Yucatan Peninsula are concentrated. In this wonderful tour you will see a great diversity of birds, until you get to see the flamingos, which reproduce in great quantity, in such a way that the pink of their plumage contrasts with green foliage in the background. It is a truly beautiful picture! You can see the pink pond, a lagoon that is tinged with different shades of this color, due to the membrane of a halobacterium. In the return, you can take a Mayan bath, an ancient Mayan tradition for skin care, with the natural white mud with salt that it contains. You will rinse yourself in clear water, and you will be as good as new. We will go to Valladolid and we will have the afternoon free to enjoy this charming city. Day 4: Valladolid - Cenotes Route: After enjoying the delicious and healthy breakfast of our hotel, we will put on our swimsuit and go out to explore the wonderful cenotes of Yucatan, with its crystal waters Cenotes available: Zaci in the center of Valladolid, Dzitnup (2 cenotes) which are called X'Kekén and Samulá, 2 km southeast of the city. They will return to the hotel to change, go out to dinner and rest. Day 5: Departure: You will be transferred to the Cancun airport to take your flight.

$2595 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Wildlife Photography Tour from Cancun

Day 1: Arrival at Cancun Airport You will be welcomed by your professional photography guide and receive a briefing about the activities. You'll spend the night at a hotel in Cancun. Day 2: Reef Snorkeling and Jungle (B)After breakfast, enjoy a boat trip to the reef. Here, you'll take pictures of colorful corals and fish such as barracudas, angelfish, sting rays, or grunts. In the evening, walk through the Mayan Jungle to photograph wild spider monkeys, tropical insects, reptiles, and other interesting animals.Day 3: Tulum and Sian Ka’an (B)After breakfast, visit the archaeological site of Tulum, which boasts a breathtaking view of the Caribbean sea from a cliff and a large population of iguanas. Afterwards, snorkel in the amazing Grand Cenote to take underwater pictures of the stalactites and stalagmites in its crystal clear water. Overnight in Sian Ka’an.Day 4: Bird Watching and Kantemo (B) (L) (D)Embark on a bird watching hike to take pictures of exotic birds in Sian Ka’an. After breakfast, depart to Kantemo to discover a living maya community and enjoy an amazing natural phenomenon: hanging snakes and bats as they come out of their cave. Then, enjoy night bicycling in the jungle and take a boat trip to see crocodiles. Day 5: Valladolid and Rio Lagartos (B)Enjoy another bird watching hike for more pictures of interesting birds. After breakfast, depart to Valladolid to take pictures of cenotes at Hacienda San Lorenzo Oxam, where you'll visit the Oxman cenote. Follow to Rio Lagartos Reserve in order to see the Central America's largest population of pink flamingos . Overnight in San Felipe.Day 6: Las Coloradas and Cancun (B)Early departure to Las Coloradas to take pictures of the salt pools in different shades of pink. Follow to Chichen Itza to capture the best shots of the world famous main pyramid in the sunset. Overnight in Cancún.Day 7: Whale Shark or Sailfish (B)Summer months: Whale Shark Tour. Enjoy a fantastic boat trip in order to photograph and snorkel with the biggest fish in the world, the amazing but harmless Whale Shark. Winter months: Sailfish Adventure. Boat trip in order to snorkel with the fastest fish in the world as they hunt their prey. Back to Cancun to relax and enjoy the beach in the afternoon.Day 8: Departure from CancunEnd of the tour. After breakfast, you'll be transferred to the airport in Cancun.

$145 Cultural & Theme Tours

Ruins of Ek-Balam and Lizard River

The tour starts between 7:30 and 9:00, depending on how long it will take to pick you up at your hotel and take you to the departure spot to join the group. Once a group is formed, we will drive to the archaeological site Ek-Balam. On the road, our guide will give us a brief talk about the site and its highlights, as an introduction for later explanations on its  history; once we get there you can learn about the Mayan culture and climb some of its splendid structures. After visiting Ek-Balam, we will drive to “Rio Lagartos” and navigate through its natural passage, where you’ll be able to see many species of birds, lizards and other animals. (This round trip last from two to three hours). The next stop is the salty pink lagoons "Las Coloradas", where you can take an exfoliating bath in its white sand and wash out the mud in the beach.  You will enjoy a great view and your skin will look amazing after a bath with a natural exfoliant. (This visit last as much as you wish). The last stop is the typical restaurant "Vaselina", located in the popular port of San Felipe, where you can have a great meal and drinks (the tour includes the first meal and drink, after that it will be charged according to the restorant services). Once your get reloaded in San Felipe, To finish this day trip, we will take you back to your hotel and await you for more adventures and excellent experiences.