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Yucatan Eco Adventure Tour
- Shared Tour Ages 12+
Eco-adventure in the Yucatan!
Explore and experience the most beautiful sites of the Yucatan Peninsula and the Riviera Maya in only seven days!
This tour contains historical, challenging, and fun activities. This eco-tour will give you an authentic tourism experience and more knowledge of Mexico.
Discover the history and wildlife, snorkel in a cenote and swim with a whale shark!
Escape from your daily life and go on this unforgettable tour with adventure, nature, and culture!
Day 1: Arrival at Cancun Airport
Arrival at Cancun Airport and transfer service to your hotel (six nights in Hotel Beachscape or similar).
Day 2: Puerto Morelos
Relax at the beach. After lunch, we head towards Puerto Morelos to the Mexican jungle. Here you can choose between two activities: ATV-driving or snorkeling in a cenote.
Day 3: Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve
Today’s excursion takes you to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will learn about the importance of Mexico’s national protected areas and you will also have the opportunity to kayak through the wetlands, hike through the jungle, and snorkel in a cenote.
Afterward, we will enjoy a late lunch in Tulum at Don Cafeto. During this excursion, you can participate in and learn about one of the conservation projects of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (there are several projects at different times of the year to choose from).
Day 4: Chichen Itza & Ik Kil cenote
Visit of Chichen Itza, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience the magnificent archaeological site and its history.
Learn about the Maya culture and traditions and enjoy the great view from one of the famous pyramids – an experience you will never forget.
This excursion also includes a visit to the cenote of Ik Kil in the eco-archaeological park. Those activities will take place close to Puerto Morelos in the Mexican jungle.
Day 5: Whale Shark, Coba, and Tulum
There are two options for this tour, its season depended: Summer dates (mid-May till mid-September): This is the adventure you have been waiting for: The Whale Shark Adventure!
This is your opportunity to swim and snorkel with this peaceful shark, the biggest fish of the world. Although this creature only eats plankton, you will still be amazed by its huge size.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience! Winter dates (mid-September till mid-May): Visit the great historical sites of Coba and Tulum.
These precious cities have had a great influence on the Yucatan Peninsula. Here you can discover the authentic Maya culture and traditions. This place is worth to be visited and will complete the whole Yucatan adventure!
Day 6: Xcaret
Depart to Xcaret* (which means “small cove” in Mayan), is an eco-archaeological park that shows different aspects of the Maya culture and its traditions.
It also has ecological importance due to its labor for the conservation and reproduction of regional flora and fauna. In the park there is the archaeological site Polé, here you will find a large variety of tropical animals and plants as well as a series of water attractions and a nice beach.
Water activities: underground river, inlet and natural pools, beach, and Paradise River.
Exhibitions: aquarium, marine turtles and manatee lagoon, bat cave, butterfly pavilion, deer shelter, jaguar den, spider monkey island, mushroom farm, orchid greenhouse, tropical jungle trail, regional wildlife farm, and the scenic tower.
Performances: flying men, equestrian show.
Cultural: archaeological sites, house of whispers, Mayan village, and St. Francis of Assisi Chapel. At the end of the day, we will bring you back to the Carmen Hacienda hotel in Puerto Morelos.
*Additional payment required for swimming with the dolphins, sea trek, scuba, snorkeling tour, Temazcal, and Tlachco dinner. These activities can be booked upon arrival at Xcaret.
Day 7: Transfer to Cancun Airport
End of the tour. After your breakfast, we will bring you to Cancun Airport for your return flight home.