Commence your exciting expedition at the Cozumel ferry dock and enjoy the smooth sail over to mainland Mexico. Climb aboard your plush Mercedes-Benz minivan for the scenic 155-mile (250-km) journey to Chichen Itza.
Feel your excitement heighten as you approach the site of one of the New World Wonders; skip long lines of tourists as you enter the park through an exclusive entrance at the Mayaland resort, and dive headfirst into your enthralling exploration of the park. Stroll around sacred UNESCO World Heritage-listed structures including the colossal El Castillo, or Temple of Kukulcan, a prominent 79-foot (24-meter) pyramid that reigns resplendently over the park.
Continue to other legendary landmarks like the Temple of Warriors, the Ball Court and the Nunnery. Listen as your guide provides a captivating commentary of the historical and cultural significance of ancient Mayan Mexico. Marvel at the mystifying acoustics of the Ball Court and decipher the intricate hieroglyphics that decorate the façade of the Nunnery.
When the tour concludes, revisit the lavish facilities of Mayaland Resort and enjoy them at your leisure until you leave for Cozumel. Take a refreshing plunge into the swimming pool; stroll through 100 acres (40 hectares) of exotic tropical gardens; or re-enter the grounds of Chichen Itza to enjoy some independent exploration.
Pleasure your palate with a 5-course gourmet lunch in which the flavor and flair of Yucatan cuisine bursts to life. Sample local and international specialties as you sip refreshing beverages such as water, beer, wine and soft drinks. To enliven your meal, traditional Mexican dancing and signing is performed.
When your delightful day draws to a conclusion, embark the luxurious minivan once again to enjoy the return journey to Playa del Carmen. Enjoy unlimited refreshments before boarding the Cozumel ferry to return to your original departure point.