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Mexico: Mayan temple adventures

Mexico: Mayan temple adventures

Mexico: Mayan temple adventures Overview

Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula, with sunny Caribbean beaches on the Mayan Riviera offering both water sports and the ruined pyramids and temples of the Maya shrouded in jungle is a fun-packed family destination. A direct flight from the UK, short drives linking attractions, a huge range of eateries and friendly local people make it even more so.

Holiday itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Cancún. Transfer to your hotel not far from the centre of town.

Day 2 Guided visit to sub-aquatic sculpture museum.

Day 3 Drive to Mayan archaeological site at Chichén Itzá. Overnight.

Day 4 Drive to Mérida, lively colonial and Mayan city; 4n.

Day 5 Guided tour to sisal hacienda Sotuta de Peón.

Day 6 Guided explorations of Mayan sites Uxmal and Kabah.

Day 7 Guided day trip to Celestún on the Gulf coast.

Day 8 By road to Playa del Carmen on the Mayan Riviera.

Day 9 Guided excursion to Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve.

Day 10 Guided trip to Tulum and Xel Há.

Day 11 At leisure on the beach.

Day 12 Transfer to Cancún airport for international flight home.

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