We will transport you to the heart of the jungle. You will live a new adventure there and will experiment one of the most antique traditions of our country: Temazcal which is used during ceremonies of care for the purification of the body or to look after diseases or to improve health.
You will have the opportunity to live an authentic ceremony of the ancestral Mayan culture, offered by the chaman of the community.
Temazcal, with its shape of igloo, represents the stomach of Mother Earth. People who enjoy the ceremony feel a kind of rebirth.
You will discover the customs, the house, the faiths and the lifestyle of the Mayas since their ancestors until nowadays.
All Fees and Taxes
Light dinner with fruits, tea and water
Peanuts and cereal bars
Use of Snorkelling equipment
What's Not Included
CHILD: Age: 5 - 7
ADULT: Age: 8 - 99
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Regular temperature checks for staff
Suitable for all physical fitness levels
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
We say “Hello” with 1.5 mts of distance.
We use gel antibacterial.
We wash our hands every 30 minutes.
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Public transportation options are available nearby
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
The guide must be equipped with basic hygiene equipment will consist of: ● Medical grade masks. ● Latex or nitrile gloves. ● Antibacterial gel with 70% alcohol. ● Atomizer with alcohol and water or with Lysol. • Each unit will operate at 50% of its capaci
We do not touch our face, noise, and mount.
We take the temperature to our employees every day.
We use mouth covers all the time.
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.
What To Expect
he tour begins inside a Mayan house, where the guide will explain how the Mayas live, a presentation of the house will be made (the roof of palm tree, the hammock, the stove, the use of furniture of kitchen as: molcajete, a manual mill of corns, clothes etc.…). You will learn how to make tortillas, as the former Mayas made ithem, Tortillas could be eaten by the customers if they want. Afterward, we will visit the circle of sea snails, where you will learn to blow in sea snails to ask permission to Mother Nature for entrance to the Temazcal. We will move to the altar where the chaman of the Mayan community will welcome you, by offering you of the balche (Mayan drink which helps open pores, made by bark of trees, honey, water, of zacate and lemon). At this moment will be taught some Mayan words to use inside Temazcal. We will move to the circle of fire but at first the chaman will make a purification with some medicinal herbs. Inside the circle of fire you will touch the sea snails and you will ask for permission to the 4 cardinal points to enter the temazcal. You will enter one by one the temazcal to begin the sauna, the Shaman will sing and pray in order to cleanse body and soul.
Admission Ticket Included
When the ceremony of the temazcal ends, we will go to a cenote to cool down and enjoy the amazing crystal clear waters.
Admission Ticket Free
Stijn D, 13-02-2022
It was an amazing experience and Honestly feel reborn! Our guide was helpful, gave a lot of information and translated a lot of the ritual for us due to us not speaking spanish! Overall I can only tell that I’d 100% do this again!
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