Chichen Itza and Ekbalam with Cenote Tour


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Departs: cancun, mexico

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

A Mayan ruins tour from Cancun or Playa del Carmen to enjoy adventures in history and nature in the Yucatan. Explore the Chichen Itza and Ek Balam Mayan ruins with an expert guide and swim in Cenote Saamal and enjoy a tasty lunchbox.


What's Included

Acceso a Chichen Itza y Ekbalam

Air-conditioned vehicle

Box lunch of Sandwich, fruit, juice and sweet (Just with Plus Option)

Guia

Just with Plus Option

Lunch

What's Not Included

Gratuities

Yucatan State Taxes for Chichen Itza and Ekbalam 48 USD per person. Will pay before boarding


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Chichen Itza
After boarding the transportation at your hotel and a technical stop of 10 minutes, we’ll begin the route towards our first destination: Chichén Itzá.
The main building is the Kukulkan Castle, known as The Pyramid. It is an icon of the astronomical, architectural, mathematical and engineering knowledge and, together with the platforms, they tell us about the past, with their many sculptures and representations of feathered serpents and Chaac masks, the majestic god of rain that lives in the sacred cenote.
Other places like the monumental Ball Game, The Astronomical Observatory, also known as The Snail and the area of The Church are worth admiring, thanks to their masks from the Mayan classic period. Come and explore with us this World Cultural Heritage Site!

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cenote Saamal
The second stop of the day will be in Cenote Saamal, after getting to know the history of Chichén Itzá. Here, you will be able to cool off in its water and have a relaxing time that you will surely remember forever. The cenote is subterranean, and we will enter it through its stone stairway. Thanks to its opening at the top, with the entrance of the sunlight, the water achieves a beautiful blue color.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

We will finish the tour at Ek Balam, where you can appreciate The Acropolis and its monumental entrance to the underworld, represented in the Uk’it Kan Lec Tok’ grave before being reborn as the mythical god of corn. The grave shows the jaws of a jaguar, flanked by a couple of Mayan “angels” and within it, the archeologists found an offering consisting of more than 7,000 pieces of jewelry in it, made by the best goldsmiths of the time.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included


Reviews

Wonderful Tour, not to be missed
joaadams, 31-01-2020
Our tour guide Jeorge was absolutely fantastic! He was so full of knowledge about the Maya and the local history, as you would expect, but he was also fun and passionate about sharing his knowledge.

We had read reviews of other tours stating how some of our stops may be busy, but Jeorge had timed our tour perfectly to keep us out of the hot sun and out of the crowds.

Chichen Itza was wonderful and the Hubiku swim was just beautiful - our lunch at this stop was delicious and all of the local staff friendly - Jeorge knew everyone and made sure we were looked after.

At our final stop, we were guided through the beautiful ancient acropolis- Jeorge allowing us to take our time climbing the many steps and pointing out every small detail along the way.

When we returned to our resort, Jeorge gave us so many helpful tips for another day trip we had planned - which was really appreciated!

Our driver was safe and our pick ups were prompt too :-)

Highly recommend - this is not only excellent value for money but we also visited some hidden gems at hibuku and EkBalam and we were looked after by a lovely team :-)




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