13D/12N MEXICO ALL-IN
From SGD 2288
Start in Mexico City and end in Playa del Carmen! Enjoy an in-depth tour including all the important destinations in Mexico. Explore the pyramids and palaces of Chichen Itza, the Teotihuacan pyramids and the ruins of Mayan culture in Palenque. A rich repository of history, you will be transported back in time as you go through the architectural sites and ruins of Mexico and not to forget the vibrant cities with their rich culture and heritage.
Day 01: Arrival in Mexico
Arrival to Mexico City and transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02: Teotihuacan
Breakfast at the hotel. Today, we visit the site of Teotihuacan, Guadalupe Shrine and Three Culture Square: Few cities in the world have been considered worthy of being inhabited by gods, who are accustomed to occupying loftier realms than those people by mere mortals. It was the most prestigious city of the Classical period. Guadalupe Shrine: Over 460 years ago, the legend says that this place was blessed with the appearance of Virgin Mary to an Aztec Indian in Mexico. Return to the hotel.
Day 03: Cuernavaca – Taxco
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Taxco with a stop in Cuernavaca, Cuernavaca is known as the forever spring city for its good climate all year. Continue to Taxco Considered one of Mexico’s most picturesque towns, this charming destination offers cobblestone streets, colonial buildings and white houses with red tile roofs. Another notable attraction of unparalleled beauty is the Catedral de Santa Prisca (Santa Prisca Cathedral), one of the most representative examples of baroque architecture in Mexico. Return to Mexico City.
Day 04: Oaxaca
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport to take flight to Oaxaca.
(Flight/Bus ticket is not included in the price)
Arrival at Oaxaca and enjoy a free afternoon visiting the city: in Oaxaca you can admire the beautiful architecture of the buildings in the Centro Historico (Historic Center), which was declared a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. Overnight at the hotel
Day 05: Monte Alban – Tuxtla Gutierrez
Our visits of the day will be to Monte Alban Archaeological Site, which is the former Center of the Zapotec Empire, and it was occupied later for the Mixtecs. Because of its important cultural development and its monumental architecture, the UNESCO declared this archaeological zone a World Heritage Site in 1987. Continue to Visit Arrazola village known for being Alebrijes producers alebrijes are fantastic figurines made of craved wood and painted by hand with many colors continue to Cuilapam and visit the ex-Convent at last visit Coyotepec famous handcraft producer village of black mud. (Tour finishes at 17:00)
Return to the hotel to pick up the luggage and Transfer to bus station to take the public bus to Tuxtla. BUS SCHEDULE: ADO PLATINO 1st CLASS departure time 20h30 (10.5 HOURS TRIP)
Day 06: Tuxtla Gutiérrez – Sumidero Canyon – San Cristóbal de las Casas
Arrival at the bus station around 07h10 – 08h00. Tour to Sumidero Canyon starts at 12:00, Pick up at 09:00 at the bus station and continue to Chiapa de Corzo, this little town stands by the Grijalva River from where we can explore the impressive Cañon del Sumidero (Sumidero Canyon), one of the nation’s most important natural attractions. In addition, you can visit the magnificent El Chorreadero waterfall, which has gorgeous calcareous caverns and underground rivers. One hour boat trip in this Canyon. Continue to San Cristobal de las Casas for overnight stay.
Day 07: San Juan Chamula
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning guided tour to visit San Juan Chamula, Zinacatan in San Cristobal where you’ll admire all the typical rites the Indians keep. Return to San Cristobal de las Casas, and afternoon at leisure In this city, you can discover by yourself impressive religious edifices like the Cathedral or the Templo de Santo Domingo. These buildings were restored using a combination of profuse baroque-style details and local architectural elements, which perpetuate the cultural heritage of ethnic groups that live in the surrounding areas, such as the Tzotziles, Tzeltales and the Lacandons.
Day 08: Agua Azul – Palenque
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer by road to Palenque. Stop at the Agua Azul waterfalls to admire their turquoise colored waters. Continue to Palenque. Accommodation and night at the hotel in Palenque
Day 09: Campeche
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit of the site of Palenque, where we find the most notable ruins of the Mayan culture, it was once a city ruled by priests who knew very well mathematics and astrology. Transfer to Campeche arrival and transfer to the hotel
Day 10: Uxmal – Merida
Breakfast at the hotel . Today, visit to Uxmal: Located 80 Kms. Of Merida is a real jewel of the classic Maya style, where the Maya expressed their beliefs in their temples designs the temple of the diviner (built by a short man who was the king, according to a legend) the nuns quadrangle (where you may admire the splendor of Puuc style in its flat walls and decorated friezes) and the governor’s palace. Considered one of the most beautiful buildings. Continue to Merida and overnight.
Day 11: Chichen Itza – Cancun/Playa del Carmen
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Chichén-Itzá, In this place, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, you will be transported to pre-Hispanic times. You will visit among other buildings The Pyramid of Kukulkan is one of the most iconic examples of Maya architecture of all time. Each year, during the spring and autumn equinoxes, the famous feathered serpent slides down the steps of the temple showcasing the precise coordination with which the Mayas were able to harmonize nature and their surroundings.
Route to Playa del Carmen or Cancun depending on your choice.
Day 12: Cancun/Playa del Carmen
Day at leisure.
Day 13: Departure
Breakfast at the hotel . Transfer to the International airport to take flight home.
- Meals: 11B 1L
- Sightseeing tours as mentioned
- Entrance fees for all visits mentioned
- Transfer according to itinerary on SIC basis
- Public bus transfer from Oaxaca to Tuxtla Gutierrez
- English Speaking Tour Guide
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
- All rates are per person on sharing basis
- Package is valid from1 Jan 2018 to 7 Dec 2018
- Meals/Drinks offered may differ according to package
- Confirmation of package is subject to Hotel Availability
- All rates & tour itineraries are subject to change without notice
- All activities are subject to change relative to weather conditions
- Prices do not include any additional Airport charges or other charges