Enjoy the beautiful ancient city of Mayapán where you can climb the awesome ruins and photograph incredible moments, then we will go to the Santa Barbara cenotes, where you can enjoy a truck or bicycle ride to reach the three different cenotes, each one special and unique.
At the end of the tour, you can enjoy a traditional and delicious Yucatecan dish.
Enjoy a happy and pleasant trip in our comfortable units with excellent service and a relaxed atmosphere.
First, we will stop at the beautiful magical town Izamal recognized for its unique yellow color.
Then we will arrive at the legendary Mayan city of Chichen Itzá to admire the greatness of one of the 7 wonders of the world. Recognize for its history, buildings, and designs representative of the culture itself.
Admire the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, such as the El Castillo pyramid (Kukulkan pyramid), the great ball court, the snail shell, and more.
The next stop will be at the Yokdzonot cenote, a fabulous place to cool off, and then return to the beautiful city of Mérida, ending this unique tour that we know you will love.
*Upon arrival at the destinations, you must pay for access. On Sundays, Chichen is free for locals, nationals, and foreigners residing in Mexico*
Enjoy the Yucatan's top sights in one day on this small-group tour from Merida. Wake up early to visit one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, Chichen Itza, before the crowds arrive. Learn about the history, customs, and culture of the ancient Maya, then head to a local cenote for a swim. End your day at Las Coloradas pink lagoon, home to flamingos.
Discover some of the Yucatan's highlights on this full-day tour from Mérida. Embark on an early morning trip to Chichén Itzá, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to explore ancient Mayan ruins without the heat and crowds. See even more Mayan architecture at your next stop, Izamal, before ending the day with a nice dip in a local cenote.
In this adventure you will get to know an important archaeological zone of the Mayan Culture and 2 Magical Towns of Yucatan (Izamal and Valladolid), in addition to cooling off in an authentic Mayan cenote.
We will begin by exploring the colorful Magical Town that is painted Yellow (Izamal), where you will learn about the most important places in this beautiful place, for example the Convent of San Antonio de Padua. Later we will explore the impressive ruins of Chichen Itza where you will learn about the Mayan Culture, you will have free time to explore.
After a walk, we can cool off in a wonderful cenote which will offer you some incredible photos and memories. Finally we will go to Valladolid where you can still learn about the most important points, do not leave without taking a photo in the letters of Valladolid.
Visit one of the most important archaeological sites of the ancient Mayan culture, in our comfortable units with excellent service and a relaxed atmosphere.
Then we will visit the majestic site of Kabah.
Then we will go to the Pebá cenote where you will enjoy a relaxing afternoon.
*The trip we offer is purely transportation, upon arrival at the destinations you must pay for access. Sundays are free for locals, nationals, and foreigners residing in Mexico.
Get acquainted with Yucatecan specialties on this street food tour of Merida. Walk with a local guide to Merida’s main market plus a seafood restaurant and gelato shop. Sip fruit juices and sample plenty of local dishes, not limited to empanadas, tamales and seafood tacos along with ‘cochinita pibil’ (slow-roasted pork) and ‘panuchos’ (tortillas stuffed with refried black beans). Delicious!
Visit Chichen Itza with a private guide on a full-day tour that’s tailored to your preferences. Instead of the fixed schedule of group tour, you’ll have the freedom to discover the site at your own pace. For maximum flexibility, this tour of Chichen Itza includes both time with the guide and independent exploring, plus a swimming stop at scenic Cenote Ik Kil.
Are you ready to live a magical experience? Venture with us to a day full of sightings of beautiful landscapes and different types of migratory birds.
We will visit a Merida Beach that is considered one of the best in this area, where you will have free time to enjoy the turquoise waters and a little sun.
Then we will visit Las Coloradas which is a lagoon painted pink due to the salt process that takes place in this place, you will learn about this process and different places of interest in this paradisiacal place.
In addition to this you can have a boat ride through Ría Lagartos where you can observe different migratory birds among the mangroves and different species of flora and fauna to take a lot off photos. And why not? You can even see a crocodile if you are attentive.
Watch flamingos in Celestun Biosphere Reserve on a full-day, private tour that includes a boat journey through the mangrove forest. By combining round-trip transport from Merida with Celestun bird-watching, you’ll cut down on logistics and travel time. That means more of the day to explore the UNESCO-listed coastal ecosystem, spot native wildlife, and relax at the beautiful Celestun beach.
Escape the hustle and bustle of Merida and visit the ancient Mayan city of Uxmal on a private day trip. Take a guided tour around the important archeological site, discovering detailed sculptures and unique geometric mosaics. Learn about the ancient Mayans at the Cacao Museum to see how they lived and their use of cocoa beans. End your day at a ranch where you can cool off at a private cenote.
On this tour you will visit the Cenote Peba, which will wake you up so you can be 100% on this incredible all day tour, here you will cool off and enjoy the crystal clear waters.
After a dip you can enrich your knowledge about the Mayan culture by visiting one of the most important archaeological sites in the region, Uxmal is considered one of the great mysteries of the Mayans because its name means "built three times" which indicates that it could have been a refuge for different civilizations, here you can have a guided tour and free time to explore.
Continuing with the route of our tour, we will go to a chocolate museum where you will learn about the process of chocolate and why not if you want you can buy handmade chocolate or a souvenir.
Immerse yourself in Mayan culture with this full-day tour from Merida. Enjoy a guided visit to Chichen Itza in the early morning, before the crowds arrive, then tuck into a delicious Mexican buffet lunch. End your day with a swim in a magical cenote to cool off. Entrance fees, lunch, and round-trip transportation from Merida are included.
Explore the distinctive flavors of Yucatec cuisine at a cooking class in a Merida home, preparing a traditional three-course meal alongside a local chef. You'll start in the vibrant Merida market, shopping for fresh fruits, vegetables, and recados, or Yucatec spice blends, then roll up your sleeves to cook an appetizer, main course, and dessert. From the marketplace to the home kitchen, this cooking class is a great way to experience Yucatec cuisine and get a glimpse of daily life in the bustling city.
Visit Yucatan Merida with us. We have experience in tours and transfers in Mérida Yucatán, we offer a level of security and guarantee that will make your trip an unforgettable memory. In addition, the experience of our guides will guarantee a safe and pleasant stay in Mérida. Come share the experience with us and explore this State that will make you fall in love at first sight. We have a team of bilingual guides that provide personalized excursions in Yucatan, Merida. With this tour you will know the wonder of the Mayan world: Chichén Itzá, enjoy touring this historical site. We will also take you to know the Magic of the IK KIL Cenote, live an unforgettable experience in contact with Nature and finally you will know the magical town of Izamal, a colonial charm with the hallmark of a small town.
First we will visit the Mayapan area where there are incredible monuments that built the Mayan culture and where you will discover the history of this civilization.
After this tour you will go to cool off in the cenotes of the Homun route where you will marvel at the impressive structures that nature created, you will be able to bathe in these cenotes and enjoy the views that it provides, in addition to taking photos for memories.
In addition to this adventure you can enjoy a dinner of traditional food from the area. Do not think about it anymore and enter a day that you will never forget.
Discover one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, Chichen Itza, during your stay in Mexico. Depart Mérida and head to the ancient Mayan city to learn about its history as you explore various ruins with your private guide. Next, head to the Xcajum cenote to take a refreshing dip in the cool waters and enjoy a delicious buffet of Mexican and international dishes.
Enjoy this representative place recognized worldwide as a heritage of the special biosphere reserve.
One of the best destinations to admire the flamingos and its low, crystalline beaches.
To visit the flamingos we will take one of the boats in Celestún, which will give you a comfortable and fun ride through the biosphere. There are 300 species of birds, such as ducks that migrate from Canada, pelicans, albatrosses, but the big stars are the pink flamingos.
Eat and drink your way through Merida on a small-group walking tour exploring the city’s vibrant gastronomy. Pausing for treats from markets and local eateries, you’ll get an inside take on the flavors you encounter, including Maya specialties you won’t find beyond the Yucatan. With a local guide sharing info on Merida's history and culture, the tour is a great way to discover the city through its food.
Explore some of the history of the Yucatan area on this day trip from Merida to Hacienda Yaxcopoil and the Mayan city of Uxmal. You'll learn about the regional importance of the farm before continuing to a different period of Mexican history as you admire Uxmal's archaeological ruins. Plus, stop by Cenote Peba for a swim. This tour allows you to avoid the hassle of finding your own way to these locations so you can relax and enjoy a pre-planned day.
Discover a biosphere reserve that shelters a thriving population of migratory birds on a full-day trip to Celestún from Mérida with an experienced guide. Enjoy the day at a relaxed pace, with plenty of time to visit local restaurants, beach-side bars and the town square. Soak up the sun on the beach and take in views of the Gulf of Mexico. Watch for wildlife on a scenic sunset boat ride along the coast, then pause for dinner in a nearby restaurant before returning to Mérida.
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Visit the ‘Magic Town’ of Izamal on a full-day, private tour from Merida, and discover a historic center famed for its saffron-colored architecture. Opting for a private tour means you can customize the day to your preferences, with options to explore by dirt bike or in a traditional, horse-drawn carriage. Stops include an ancient pyramid, 16th-century convent, and jewelry workshop for a great introduction to Izamal’s history and culture.
In this tour you will have the opportunity to visit the famous archeological site of Mayapan, well known as “Flag of the Mayan Civilization”. This city was built similar as Chichén Itzá and it has a unique architectural style.
Continue your tour at the former Hacienda located in Mucuyché ("tree of the turtledove") and surprise yourself with the splendor of its partially restored buildings, but the most impressive are the cenotes that it houses: Cenote Carlota, with a canal surrounded by vegetation; and Cenote Azul, a cavern type with stalactites still forming, two wonders that you can visit in Yucatan.
Do not miss the opportunity to visit these wonderful natural beauties that we have for you.
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Tour to Cenotes of Santa Barbara & Mayapan ruins from Merida
"Highly recommended this excellent excursion! Wilbert, AKA Chilly Willy, was very knowledgeable and funny and enhanced the experience. Mayapan was incredible, there was so much to see and it was not crowded. The cenotes were spectacular as well; make sure to bring a waterproof pouch for your phone."..."
"Highly recommended this excellent excursion! Wilbert, AKA Chilly Willy, was very knowledgeable and funny and enhanced the experience. Mayapan was incredible, there was so much to see and it was not crowded. The cenotes were spectacular as well; make sure to bring a waterproof pouch for your phone."
"Absolutely wonderful experience. Alex is a top-tier driver and Vincente told a beautiful narrative around the Mayan culture and the history of the Yucatan. Both were wonderful with our 3 year old daughter, too. Without hesitation I would recommend this tour and these guides. Five stars!"..."
"Absolutely wonderful experience. Alex is a top-tier driver and Vincente told a beautiful narrative around the Mayan culture and the history of the Yucatan. Both were wonderful with our 3 year old daughter, too. Without hesitation I would recommend this tour and these guides. Five stars!"
Ria Lagartos, Coloradas & Cancunito Beach from Merida
"Eddie our driver stopped to show us 8 baby alligators on our way to the pink lagoon. The boat ride on Los Colorados river was excellent. Luis gave an awesome ride and we saw several grips of pink flamingos!"..."
"Eddie our driver stopped to show us 8 baby alligators on our way to the pink lagoon. The boat ride on Los Colorados river was excellent. Luis gave an awesome ride and we saw several grips of pink flamingos!"
Taste of the Yucatan: Merida Cooking Class and Market Visit
"Great experience overall, we enjoyed the market tour and the cooking experience.l, and the dishes we made were all very tasty! My only suggestion for improvement is to make it adults only, the kids that were present in our class were very distracting."..."
"Great experience overall, we enjoyed the market tour and the cooking experience.l, and the dishes we made were all very tasty! My only suggestion for improvement is to make it adults only, the kids that were present in our class were very distracting."
Yaxcopoil Hacienda & Uxmal Plus Cenote from Merida
"Our driver and guide Josué was great , answered our numerous questions, drove well, and took care of everything. Hacienda was interesting, tour of Uxmal was interesting and cenote was small and artesanal, and no crowds. Overall a great day."..."
"Our driver and guide Josué was great , answered our numerous questions, drove well, and took care of everything. Hacienda was interesting, tour of Uxmal was interesting and cenote was small and artesanal, and no crowds. Overall a great day."