Chichen Itza Tours starting from Merida
We will first discuss the picnic points on Chichen Itza tours starting from Merida.
This is a once-in-a lifetime opportunity! If you have the time and desire to see Chichen Itza from Merida, this is the tour for you.
The Mayan Food Experience & Tour of Chichen Itza includes a visit at Chichen Itza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Also, a traditional Mexican supper prepared and served by Rosalia Chay Chuc.
The Chichen Itza Mayan Food Experience & Tour will take you:
- Rosala Chay, Chef will show you how to cook Mayan cuisine.
- Enjoy a local tour guide who will take you to the Chichen Itza Mayan Ruins.
You can pick up Chef Rosalia from her Yaxuna home, deep in Yucatan Forest. For a traditional Yucatan lunch, take a seat at the family table with cochinita, poc, chuck, handmade tortillas and other delights. osalia, Chef, will show you how she prepares food in an old-fashioned way.
Pink Lakes, Flamingos, Cenote & Chichen Itza:
This comprehensive tour takes you to all the must-see attractions in Yucatan. After spending some time in Chichen Itza, head to Las Coloradas (Mexico pink lakes) and meet Hernan, your tour guide. Ra Lagartos UNESCO Biosphere Reserve is home to alligators as well as a wide variety of bird species including flamingos.
You’ll then have lunch in Temozon (a small Yucatan village) and then go swimming in one of the nearby Yucatan cenotes. Cenotes: What are they? Cenotes are basically natural pools or sinkholes. They’re a great way to relax after a long day of sightseeing.
Mexico Pueblos Magicos (Magic Towns), Cenote & Chichen Itza
Mexico is home to many magical towns. Around 135 pueblos magicalos are located in Mexico. They are all known for being beautiful, rich in folklore, and filled with history.
You’ll be able to see Valladolid, “The Yellow City”, and Izamal on this journey. These are two of the most magical Yucatan pueblos. In case you weren’t aware, the entire town is yellow.
Also, you’ll be able to go down in a cave and see Cenote Xkeken or Cenote Samula which are two of the most beautiful cenotes in Yucatan.
About Day Trips in Playa del Carmen:
Below are some points about Tulum Tour from Playa del Carmen:
Visitors looking for authentic Mexican experiences will be drawn to the beautiful Caribbean coast and the archaeological wonders at Playa del Carmen. It’s also a great starting point for exploring the Riviera Maya or the rest of the Yucatan Peninsula. Here are several day excursion alternatives in Playa del Carmen. Chichen Itza is located 177 miles (285 km) west of Playa del Carmen
Chichen Itza was once Central America’s largest Maya city. It is now Mexico’s most popular tourist destination. These historic ruins are visited by approximately 1 million people each year to see the decaying temples and ancient pyramids.
Tulum, located 40 miles (65 kms) southwest
Tulum, once a major Caribbean port, was once a Maya-walled city perched on the Riviera Maya’s rocky cliff. The remains of the city are preserved in exceptional condition today. Highlights include the Temple of the Frescoes which is believed to have been used to track the movement of the sun.