Cultures of Mexico Escorted Tour

13 Days - from AUD$3725 / per person in double share

Countries visited : Mexico

TOTAL DAYS : 13 Days

STARTS IN : Mexico City

ENDS IN : Cancun

Highlights : Mexico City Zocalo , Puebla , Oaxaca , Montealban Ruins , San Cristobal de las Casas , San Juan Chamula , Zinacantan , Palenque Ruins , Uxmal Ruins , Merida , Chichen Itza Pyramids , Cancun , campeche

TRANSPORT : Air-conditioned vehicle , Boat

The Cultures of Mexico Tour captures Mexico’s diverse offerings in one trip. Starting with Mexico City and ending in the Yucatan peninsula, visit Puebla on the way to the beautiful colonial city of Oaxaca, gateway to the Monte Alban archaeological ruins.

Continue to San Cristobal de las Casas via El Sumidero Canyon. Visit the Indian towns of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan.

The tour then heads south toward Palenque, one of the prime and most important sites of the “Mayan World”. In the Yucatan Peninsula, we will visit Uxmal, Merida and Chichen Itza before a well deserved rest in Cancun where the tour concludes.

Itinerary In Brief:

Day 1. Mon: Arrive Mexico City
Day 2. Tue: Mexico City
Day 3. Wed: Mexico City
Day 4. Thu: Mexico City/Puebla/Oaxaca
Day 5. Fri: Oaxaca/Monte Alban/Mitla/Tule
Day 6. Sat: Oaxaca/Sumidero Canyon/San Cristobal
Day 7. Sun: San Cristobal de las Casas/Natives Towns
Day 8. Mon: San Cristobal de las Casas/Agua Azul/Palenque
Day 9. Tue: Palenque/Campeche
Day 10. Wed: Campeche/Uxmal/Merida
Day 11. Thu: Merida/Chichen Itza/Cancun
Day 12. Fri: Cancun
Day 13. Sat: Depart Cancun

Hotels Used:

City Hotel Name or Similar
Mexico City Casablanca/Plaza Florencia/Royal Zona Rosa
Oaxaca Fortin/Mision de los Angeles/Casa Conzatti
San Cristobal Casa Mexicana/Diego de Mazariegos/Mansion del Valle
Palenque Ciudad Real/Villa Mercedes/Mision Palenque
Campeche Plaza Campeche/Hotel del Mar
Merida El Castellano/El Conquistador/Real Yucatan
Cancun Flamingo/BeachScape/Holiday Inn Arenas

Day 1. Mon: Arrive Mexico City
Arrival at Mexico City airport. Assistance and transfer to your hotel. Overnight.

 

Day 2. Tue: Mexico City
Breakfast. Morning city tour, afternoon, we suggest an optional excursion to Xochimilco’s water canals. Overnight. (B)

 

Day 3. Wed: Mexico City
Breakfast. Full day tour of Teotihuacan and Guadalupe Shrine with lunch. (B,L)

 

Day 4. Thu: Mexico City/Puebla/Oaxaca
Breakfast. Departure to Puebla “City of Angels” visiting Santa Maria Tonantzintla, and Puebla’ Historical Downtown. Lunch. Continue to Oaxaca. Arrival and Overnight. (B,L)

 

Day 5. Fri: Oaxaca/Monte Alban/Mitla/Tule
Breakfast. Full day tour to Monte Alban archaeological ruins and Mitla. (B)

 

Day 6. Sat: Oaxaca/Sumidero Canyon/San Cristobal
Breakfast on route. Early morning departure to San Cristobal de las Casas, en route, visit the Sumidero Canyon. (B,L)

 

Day 7. Sun: San Cristobal de las Casas/Natives Towns
Breakfast. Visit to San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán, typical native towns (B)

 

Day 8. Mon: San Cristobal de las Casas/Agua Azul/Palenque
After breakfast continue to Palenque with visit to Agua Azul waterfalls.(B,D)

 

Day 9. Tue: Palenque/Campeche
Visit to the archaeological site of Palenque, continue on to the beautiful walled city of Campeche. Panoramic view through the city. Dinner. Overnight. (B,D)

 

Day 10. Wed: Campeche/Uxmal/Merida
Departure to Uxmal “the three times built”, continue to Merida. (B, L)

 

Day 11. Thu: Merida/Chichen Itza/Cancun
Departure to Chichén Itzá, the most important and awesome Mayan site in Mexico. Afternoon transfer to. (B,L)

 

Day 12. Fri: Cancun
Breakfast. Free day to enjoy the wonderful talcum powdered turquoise beaches of these marvelous center or take an optional tour to Isla Mujeres, Xcaret, Tulum/Xel-Há or Cozumel. Our office will be more than happy in suggesting alternatives and confirm your flight. Overnight. (B)

 

Day 13. Sat: Depart Cancun
Breakfast. At convenient time, transfer to the airport.(B)


PRICES

3Jan - 04Apr 2015 - 4 Stars

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Mexico City T.Superior AUD$5080 AUD$3855 AUD$3790

05Apr - 15Dec 2015 - 4 Stars

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Mexico City T.Superior AUD$5402 AUD$4026 AUD$3982

Prices per person in AU$. Not valid during local public holidays and special events. All prices are as a guide only, please check with us for the latest prices.

Included:

  • Local Mexican escort
  • All transfers and
  • sightseeing as per program
  • 12 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 2 dinners
  • Accommodation in 4-Star hotels
  • Entry fees to sites
  • Hotel taxes

Not included:

  • Tips to escort, guides, driver and hotel staff
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Drinks or beverages
  • Meals not mentioned in program

Tour name :
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