Yucatan Cycling Tour

8 Days - from AUD$2277 / per person in double share

Countries visited : Mexico

TOTAL DAYS : 8 Days

STARTS IN : Cancun

ENDS IN : Cancun

Highlights : Chichen Itza Pyramids , coba , Gran Cenote , Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve , Tulum , Valladolid , Xcaret

TRANSPORT : Cycling

Experience the land of the Mayas and Aztecs on a cycling tour of Mexico. Embrace country and its people on our active bike tour. Visit important Mayan sites such as the UNESCO World Heritage Site Chichen Itza with its famous Kukulkan Pyramid. The cycling tour of Mexico offers a varied schedule that guarantees an enjoyable and memorable holiday. Go on an exciting and healthy holiday, that is environmentally friendly and allows you to get up close and personal with Mexico’s fascinating culture and landscape. Cycling holidays in Mexico are suitable for cycling enthusiasts of all levels and ages.

 

Itinerary In Brief:

Day 1: Arrival in Cancún
Day 2: Cancún – Isla Mujeres – Cancún (32km)
Day 3: Tulúm – Sian Ka’an – Tulúm (35km)
Day 4: Tulúm – Cobá (41 km)
Day 5: Cobá – Valladolid (77 km)
Day 6: Valladolid – Chichén Itzá (73 km)
Day 7: Chichén Itza – Xcaret – Playa del Carmen
Day 8: Departure

 

Fixed Departures 2014
Low Season: 6Apr, 4May, 8Jun, 7Sep, 5Oct
High Season: 5Jan, 2Feb, 9Mar, 6Jul, 3Aug

 

Hotels Used or Similar:

City Hotel Name or Similar
Cancun Cancun Bay Resort
Tulum Cabanas in Tulum
Coba Hotel Sac Be
Valladolid Cabanas de la Luz
Chichen Itza Hotel Dolores Alba Chichen Itza
Playa del Carmen Hotel Playa del Carmen

 

Day 1: Arrival in Cancún
Arrival in Cancún and transfer to your hotel in Playa del Carmen. Accommodation at the Hotel QBay.

Day 2: Cancún – Isla Mujeres – Cancún (32km)
After breakfast and having tested the bikes, you cycle unhurriedly to the ferry dock and enjoy the trip with the ferry to Isla Mujeres. Once we´ve arrived at Isla Mujeres, we ride around the island and we go snorkeling (incl.) in the second largest reef in the world. Afterwards we cycle back to the ferry returning to Cancún, and back to your hotel. Accommodation at the Hotel QBay.

Day 3: Tulúm – Sian Ka’an – Tulúm (35km)
We start with breakfast at the hotel and after a van transfer will take you to Tulúm. Then we´ll cycle from Tulum to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. There you will go kayaking in the wetlands and learn something about environmental technologies. Also enjoy the great view of the reserve from the 50 feet high observation tower. Afterwards, you cycle back to your beachfront hotel located in Tulúm area. Accommodation at the Hotel Los Lirios.

Day 4: Tulúm – Cobá (41 km)
Our biking tour starts with a ride to Cobá. On the way there, stop to snorkel in the amazing crystal waters of the Gran Cenote, located all along today’s biking route. In the afternoon, visit famous Cobá archaeological site. You will have an optional night hike to go and see crocodiles by the Cobá lagoon. Accommodation at Hotel Sacbe Cobá.

Day 5: Cobá – Valladolid (77 km)
Optional bird watching hike in Cobá. We start with an early breakfast and after that, we cycle from Cobá to the colonial town Valladolid. On the way there, you will pass near several Mayan villages. Also enjoy a swimming break in a Cenote where you can cool off. Finally you will arrive at Valladolid and check-in into the Hotel Meson del Marques situated in the main plaza. In the afternoon you will join a city tour and see murals and the museum of Valladolid, the church and the great environment of this colonial city. Accommodation at the Hotel Maria de la Luz.

Day 6: Valladolid – Chichén Itzá (73 km)
Today we bicycle from the colonial city of Valladolid to the most important archeological site of the Maya – Chichén Itzá – passing near unique Mayan villages and impressive churches. In the afternoon you´ll visit the Chichén Itzá archeological site. Optional activity is a Light & Sound Show in Chichén Itzá. Accommodation at the Hotel Dolores Alba Chichén Itza.

Day 7: Chichén Itza – Xcaret – Playa del Carmen
After breakfast we are going on by bus to the amazing archaeological site of Tulúm, the only walled Mayan city overlooking the beautiful Caribbean Sea. Then you take your swimming suit and spend the rest of the day at the “arco-eco” water park Xcaret. Highlights are the park’s two rivers (one with the underground passages), the aviary, butterfly and mushroom farms, aquarium, turtle breeding and releasing area, and the outdoor entertainment.
Accommodation at the Hotel Playa del Carmen by H-n-A.

Day 8: Departure
Transfer to the international airport of Cancún or continue with your travel as you plan it.


PRICES

Low Season: 6Apr, 4May, 8Jun, 7Sep, 5Oct - 2014

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Cancun Tourist AUD$2695 AUD$2277 On request

High Season: 5Jan, 2Feb, 9Mar, 6Jul, 3Aug - 2014

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Cancun Tourist AUD$2889 AUD$2470 On request

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:

  • airport transfers
  • 7 overnights including breakfast
  • qualified multilingual tour guide
  • bike rental
  • entrance fees for all mentioned excursions
  • Notes: If a hotel mentioned in the itinerary is already fully booked we reserve the right to book another accommodation of equivalent standard.

Not included:

  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Tips and optionals are not included in the price
  • Items not mentioned in the inclusions list

Tour name :
Yucatan Cycling Tour

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