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Day 1: Arrival and transfer

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Transfer 20-40 Minutes

Day 2: Mexico City Tour

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Mexico City

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Exploring Mexico City

Day 3: Teotihuacán, Tepoztlán

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Teotihuacán

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Visit of the archaelogical site Teotihuacán, ascent of the sun and moon pyramid

Day 4: Tepoztlán

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Tepoztlán

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Ascent of the Tepozteco mountain, visit of the market

Day 5: Las Estacas

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Exploring the  nature reserve Las Estacas

Day 6: Puebla, Oaxaca

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Puebla , Oaxaca

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Hike to abandoned caves

Day 7: Monte Albán, Oaxaca

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Oaxaca

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Visit of the Zapotec village Monte Albán

Day 8: Tule, Tehuantepec

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Tehuantepec

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Visit of a Mezcal distillery; Continue to Tehuantepec

Day 9: Cañon del Sumidero

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Visit Indian market Juchitán and iguana rearing station; boat trip

Day 10: Maya-Santuary

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Indian Villages

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Visit of a Mayan site and exploring an Indian village

Day 11: Agua Azul

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Agua Azul

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Bathing in the water cascades and overnight stay in the Lacandón rainforest.

Day 12: Lacandón, Palenque

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Selva Lacandona

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Guided tour through the jungle with Lacandon Indians

Day 13: Calakmul

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Palenque , Campeche

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Visit of the excavation site in the tropical rainforest of Palenque

Day 15: Bacalar

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Calakmul , Bacalar

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Visit of Calakmul and the temple

Day 15: Riviera Maya, Cancún

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Visit of a cenote and bid farewell to fellow travelers

 

The Mexico alternative trip into a world, some of which is still unknown! A journey in harmony and respect towards ethnologies, religions, nature, alternative healing methods and exotic nutrition. 15 days.

 

Guaranteed from 4 Participants / max 12 Travelers.

from $ 1450.00
per person/DBL

Included Services

  • 14x accommodation with breakfast and some lunch (see travel program)
  •     Transfer airport Mexico City to the hotel
  •     Qualified licensed English speaking tour guide
  •     Comfortable, air-conditioned coach
  •     Entrance fees, guided tours and excursions
  •     Transfer to your beach hotel on the Riviera Maya or Cancun airport

Your contact person

Evgenia Ivanova
jane@mextrotter.com
+7 499 504 2848

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Travel tip & Info

 

Do you prefer a classic roundtrip? Checkout our  Azteca Maya - Trip!

Price per Person

1990.00 USD

Total price for ALL Travellers:

3980.00 USD
According to your information

Detailed itinerary

 

Day 1 - Arrival

After your arrival in Mexico City, you will be met by your guide, who will take you to your hotel in the center of the metropolis.


Day 2 - City Center - Museo de Antropología - Condesa (B)

After their first breakfast in Mexico City, you will visit today the Zócalo, the cathedral, the remains of the great Aztec temple. On the wall frescoes of Diego Rivera in the National Palace you will learn a lot about the moving Mexican history. By metro you can reach the Mercado Sonora, where we will find a fascinating collection of witchcraft, white and black magic. Continue to Chapultepec Park to the Anthropological Museum where your guide will explain the prehispanic archaeological artefacts. Afterwards, visit the Art Deco district of Condensa, with the Parque España, where you will meet the shaman's marriage kateotl. From him you will learn about the culture of the Mexicans and their prehispanic diet and healthy lifestyle as well as special methods of healing.


Day 3 - Tlatelolco - Teotihuacán - Tepoztlán (B)

Today we are on the way to Tlatelolco, the "Place of three cultures". There you can admire Aztec foundations, a colonial church and a monastery. Then you will be on a 40 minute drive to Teotihuacán, where you will be able to see the excavation site extensively. We also mount the sun and moon pyramids. After lunch, we set out for the hotel in Tepoztlán, 132 km away. In the evenings you have the opportunity to pamper yourself with special massages and to treat bone directions.


Day 4 - Tepoztlán - Tepozteco - Temazcal (B)

You will visit the pre-Hispanic temple "El Tepozteco" on the mountain of the same name by an easy ascent. Afterwards you will visit the Dominican church with adjoining monastery and the unique market of Tepoztlán. There you have the opportunity to taste old traditional and traditional dishes. In the afternoon we will experience a Temazcal (pre-Hispanic sweat lodge) with a local ceremonial master.

 

Day 5 - Las Estacas - Puebla (B, L)

After a 45-minute drive, we visit the natural reserve of Las Estacas with the river Rio Las Estacas, which also has its source. While swimming in the crystal clear waters, you can admire the extraordinary nature panorama. We then drive to the national park Zapotitlan Salinas, which is located 300km away, where a unique cactus landscape awaits us. We take our Cabañas within this unique environment.


Day 6 - Hike through cacti landscapes - Oaxaca (B, L)

With a zapotec hiking guide we go on a three-hour hike to abandoned caves with a cave painting. A temporary guide explains the importance of the cacti, plants and medicinal plants, which will be eaten after an exotic meal. After lunch, the trip continues across the Panamericana through the Sierra Madre to Oaxaca. Arrived, you can enjoy your evening in indian style.

 

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Day 7 - Monte Albán - Oaxaca City (B)

In the early morning you will visit Monte Alban, where it can be very hot depending on the season. This Zapoteken site lies on a worn mountain and has some construction phases and was already active before our time calculation. A treasure of 121 objects, including gold and silver, jade and crystal, can be admired in the Cultural Museum next to the Dominican church in Oaxaca. In the afternoon we will stroll through the Benito Juárez market, where you will be able to sample roasted grasshoppers and other exotic dishes. We will spend the evening at the Zócalo, where we will surely enjoy a little Marimba music.


Day 8 - Tule - Mezcal Distillery - Tehuantepec (B, L)

First stop of the day is Tule, where an ancient and gigantic tree, or more precisely a swamp cypress stands. The tree certainly served as a shady spot for the Zapotecs. Your second stop is at a local Mezcal distillery where you will be shown the manufacturing process of this traditional agave fire. The journey continues through an adventurous landscape, from the Sierra Madre del Sur to the plain of Tehuantepec. Before you reach your destination, you can visit the Pacific for a short visit and sample some seafood on the beach. In the evenings you can relax in the hotel's swimming pool with all the travelers.


Day 9 - Chiapas - Juchitán - Cañon del Sumidero - San Christobál (B)

Today you will travel to the state of Chiapas and visit a local Indian market in Juchitán. At this place you will learn a lot about the Muxes (third sex) and the exotic food. Continue on the way to a short stop at a rearing station for iguanas. There is another highlight: a two-hour boat trip on the "Rio Grijalva" to the Cañon del Sumidero. In this natural reserve you can find many animal species and especially birds and river crocodiles can be observed. Finally, after an exciting day, you will reach San Cristobál and get our hotel near the Zócalos. In the evening, you will explore the historical center with a tour guide.

 

Day 10 - Mayan sanctuary - Maya market - San Juan Chamula (B)

The day begins with a visit to a Mayan naturalistic site where you can get advice from the local Maya doctors. A shaman also offers his traditional healing skills and there is the possibility to purchase natural medicine in the pharmacy on the spot. Afterwards, go to the special Mayamarkt where goods are made from natural products. Continue to the Indian village of San Juan Chamula, where the inhabitants belong to the tribe of Tzotzil. There you will get impressions and return to San Cristobál, where we enjoy the flair.

 

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Day 11 - Agua Azul - Lacandón Rainforest (B)

In the early morning drive through the rainforest to Ocosingo to Agua Azul. The cascades have the most beautiful blue tones you can imagine. For the fish lovers, there are fish specialties and can be bathed in the water cascades at will. Afterwards we continue towards the Guatemalan border in the Lacandón rainforest. There you will spend the night on the river in Cabañas.


Day 12 - Lacandón - Temple - Palenque (B, L)

After breakfast, a Lacandón Indian will guide you through the jungle to a hidden temple where rituals are still held today. Afterwards there is the opportunity to bathe in a cascade. At noon, head towards Palenque, where you can cool off in the hotel pool.


Day 13 - Palenque - Calakmul (B)

They are equipped today with the Palenque tropical rainforest. Afterwards we continue to Campeche to the entrance of the Calakmul site where we will find a beautiful lodge in the middle of the jungle.

 

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Day 14 - Calakmul - Bacalar (B)

After breakfast, you will be taken to the Calakmul site by a special vehicle. The temple grounds are well preserved and on a walk through the forest you will be able to observe some animals. Then continue to the lagoon Bacalar, near the border with Belize. The "Lagoon of Seven Colors" invites you to bathe with its blue and turquoise tones. The hotel, where you will stay overnight, is located directly on the lagoon.


Day 15 - Riviera Maya - Cancun (B)

On your last holiday, we drive along the Caribbean coast towards the Riviera Maya. Once there, We will visit a cenote and treat yourself to a refreshing drink in the bright, clear water. In the late afternoon, say goodbye to your travelers and go to your beach hotel or Cancun airport.

 

 

 

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Private With driving harness at your desired date. from 7600.00 USD
Group In a small group with a fixed date from 3980.00 USD
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Timetable Mexico Alternative (English speaking guide)
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25.12.2017 (Mon.) 08.01.2018 (Mon.) - Gregor 12 3980.00 USD
24.03.2018 (Sat.) 07.04.2018 (Sat.) - Gregor 12 3980.00 USD
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Extra nights Mexico City
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The pulsating  megapolis Mexico City leaves an unforgetful impression on every visitor.  We offer an attractive excursion program here.

 

number of nights
Mexico City hotel
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Standard Hotel Metropol, CDMX 3***+ on request
Exclusive Hampton Inn Suites 4**** on request
facilities early arrival
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Standard Room Nice, spacious rooms to relax 0.00 USD
Superior Room with 2 queen-size beds 0.00 USD
Additional excursions (optional)
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Relax after the tour
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Beach extension
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number of nights
type of hotel for beach extension
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no beach extension
Good and affordable low priced, clean hotels
All Inclusive 4-star resorts
hotel beach extension
Category Hotel TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale Price Select
All Inclusive Sandos Caracol Riviera Maya 4****+
5 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
on request
All Inclusive Sandos Caracol RM Adults Only 4****+
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
on request
Bungalow hotel Mahekal Beach Resort 4****/Boutique
4 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
on request
All Inclusive Viva Azteca Playacar 4****+
1 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
on request
All Inclusive Viva Maya Playacar 4****
1 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
on request
All Inclusive The Reef Playacar 4****
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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All Inclusive Barcelo Maya Beach Resort 4****+
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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All Inclusive Sandos Playacar 5*****
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Bungalow hotel Petit Lafitte 4****
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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All Inclusive Barcelo Palace 5*****
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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All Inclusive Belair Cancun 4****
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Good and affordable Posada Sian Kaan 3***
2 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Bungalow hotel Villas Paraiso del Mar Holbox 4****/Boutique
4 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Good and affordable Casa Tucan 2**
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Bungalow hotel El Paraiso Tulum 3***
2 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Bungalow hotel OM Tulum 3***
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Bungalow hotel Belair Xpu Ha, Riviera Maya 4****
4 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Good and affordable Hacienda Paradise 4****
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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All Inclusive Belair Xpu Ha, Riviera Maya 4**** (AI)
4 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Good and affordable Emporio Family Suites Cancun 3***+
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Bungalow hotel Los Lirios Tulum 3***+
4 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Good and affordable Las Golondrinas 3***+
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Good and affordable Private Apartement Colibrí Cozumel
3 TROTTERMUNDO sustainability scale
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Good and affordable Private Apartement Jaguar Cozumel
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Deluxe Room Luxurious rooms with jacuzzi 0.00 USD
Superior Room A stylish room close to the beach 0.00 USD
Hacienda Junior Suite spacious hacienda-suite in tropical gardens 0.00 USD
Superior Frente al Mar absolutely luxurious 0.00 USD
Garden View Room (Half pension) confortable room, a few steps from the beach 0.00 USD
Ocean View Room (Half board) classic ocean view room, right at the pool 0.00 USD
Ocean View Premium (half board) spacious ocean view rooms, right at the beach 0.00 USD
Bungalow Garden View (Half-board) rustic bungalows, a few steps to the beach 0.00 USD
Bungalow Ocean View (half-board) ocean view bungalow with direct beach access 0.00 USD
Ocean Front bungalow (half board) ocean view beach bungalow 0.00 USD
Superior Deluxe (with breakfast) large balcony with hammock and sea view 0.00 USD
Suite (with breakfast) A classic suite with ocean view 0.00 USD
Master Suite (with breakfast) Suite with a spectacular view from the terrace 0.00 USD
Villa De Luxe (with breakfast) Deluxe villa on the beautiful beach of Holbox 0.00 USD
Standard Room (with breakfast) room with hammock and garden view 0.00 USD
Ocean view (with breakfast) ocean view room with hammock 0.00 USD
Master Suite (with breakfast) spacious sea view suite with hammock 0.00 USD
Pool View (with breakfast) spacious sea view suite with hammock 0.00 USD
Bungalow Garden View (with breakfast) Feel Good Bungalow near the beach 0.00 USD
Bungalow Ocean View (with breakfast) Feel Goot Bungalow with sea view 0.00 USD
Garden view junior suite (with breakfast) spacious suite in paradise 0.00 USD
Ocean view junior suite (with breakfast) Suite to enjoy sunsets 0.00 USD
Master suite Las Nubes (with breakfast) Suite with terrace and sea view 0.00 USD
Master Suite El Mar (with breakfast) Ocean view suite right on the beach 0.00 USD
Superior room nice garden view room 0.00 USD
Superior Room Club Premium Cozy room with view of the pool 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Club Premium stylish, large ocean view suite 0.00 USD
Superior Room deluxe room with balcony 0.00 USD
Jr Suite Deluxe Club Premium deluxe ocean view room 0.00 USD
Suite Deluxe Club Premium large deluxe ocean view suite 0.00 USD
Junior Suite large deluxe garden view suite 0.00 USD
Jr Suite Deluxe Club Premium Ocean View Magnificent view of the ocean, luxurious furnishing 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Deluxe Lovingly furnished Junior Suite 0.00 USD
Suite Kool Lanais (without breakfast) romantic suite for two 0.00 USD
Standard Room (with breakfast) sun roof with beach view, tropical gardens 0.00 USD
Superior Room (with breakfast) con su propio balcón, jardín tropical 0.00 USD
Junior Suite (with breakfast) rustic rooms, few steps to the beach 0.00 USD
Junior Suite (half board) rustic rooms, few steps to the beach 0.00 USD
Junior Suite (all inclusive) rustic rooms, few steps to the beach 0.00 USD
Master Suite (with breakfast) ocean view room, near to the beach 0.00 USD
Master Suite (half board) ocean view room, near to the beach 0.00 USD
Master Suite (all inclusive) ocean view room, near to the beach 0.00 USD
Garden View (half board) Close to the pool, the beach is just steps away 0.00 USD
Garden View Palapa (half board) Room on the upper floor, close to the beach 0.00 USD
Treehouse (half board) Private terrace with hammock 0.00 USD
Treehouse Palapa (half board) The room in the jungle 0.00 USD
Ocean View (half board) ocean view room 0.00 USD
Ocean View Palapa (half board) Upstairs rooms with ocean view 0.00 USD
Ocean Front (half board) Right on the beach, unobstructed view of the ocean 0.00 USD
Not yet available Why can I not book this hotel? 0.00 USD
Standard Room (with breakfast) cheap, clean, centrally located hotel 0.00 USD
Garden View Zimmer (without breakfast) Cabañas in a shady garden 0.00 USD
Deluxe Laguna (with breakfast) A modern, light room overlooking the lagoon 0.00 USD
Deluxe Ocean View (with breakfast) A modern, light room overlooking the ocean 0.00 USD
Suite Kool Lanais (with breakfast) romantic suite for two 0.00 USD
Deluxe Laguna (All Inclusive) A modern, light room overlooking the lagoon 0.00 USD
Deluxe Ocean View (All Inclusive) A modern, light room overlooking the ocean 0.00 USD
Suite Kool Lanais (All Inclusive) romantic suite for two 0.00 USD
Deluxe bungalow room Jacuzzi and pure nature included 0.00 USD
Luxury room Comfortable, spacious, enjoyable 0.00 USD
Standard Room spacious rooms with terrace 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Deluxe Club Premium Pool View spacious Junior Suite with Premium Advantages 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Families very large suite especially for families 0.00 USD
Suite Deluxe Club Premium Ocean View elegant suite with a spectacular view 0.00 USD
Presidential Suite Club Premium Ocean View pure luxury and comfort 0.00 USD
Superior room Comfortable room with balcony 0.00 USD
Superior Vista Mar Comfortable room with sea view 0.00 USD
Superior Frente al Mar Comfortable room, right on the beach 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Spacious room with balcony 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Vista Mar Spacious room with sea view 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Frente al Mar Spacious room, right on the beach 0.00 USD
Master Suite Spacious room with terrace 0.00 USD
Master Suite Vista Mar Spacious room with sea view 0.00 USD
Master Suite Frente al Mar Spacious room, right on the beach 0.00 USD
Master Suite Frente al Mar Spacious room, right on the beach 0.00 USD
Deluxe Palapa (Breakfast) feel-good factor and top view 0.00 USD
Deluxe Palapa (All Inclusive) feel-good factor and top view 0.00 USD
Deluxe Room (Breakfast) Jacuzzi and pure nature included 0.00 USD
Deluxe Room (All inclusive) Jacuzzi and pure nature included 0.00 USD
Luxurious Luxury and a beautiful view 0.00 USD
Suite Casa Las Hamacas (with breakfast) Feel Goot Bungalow with sea view 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Sea View Frontal Club Premium Beach Caribe Luxurious Junior Suite with Jacuzzi and a spectacular view of the ocean. 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Swim Up Club Premium Maya Caribe large Junior Suite with direct access to the pool 0.00 USD
Junior Suite Vista Mar Club Premium Colonial Tropical deluxe ocean view room 0.00 USD
Family Room Colonial Tropical big and comfortable family room 0.00 USD
Suite Vista Mar Club Premium Colonial Tropical large deluxe ocean view suite 0.00 USD
Family room Maya Beach luxurious room for the whole family 0.00 USD
Suite Vista Mar Frontal Club Premium Beach Caribe large luxurious suite with sea view 0.00 USD
Suite Swim Up Club Premium Maya Caribe luxurious suite with jacuzzi and direct access to the pool 0.00 USD
Garden View with breakfast cozy double room with view of the beautiful garden. 0.00 USD
Partial Ocean View with breakfast cozy double rooms with partial view of the ocean 0.00 USD
Ocean View Suite with breakfast with a magnificent view of the ocean 0.00 USD
Ocean Front Master Suite with breakfast exclusive suite with view of the Caribbean 0.00 USD
Standard Standard rooms Las Golondrinas 0.00 USD
Standard plus Standard Plus room Las Golondrinas 0.00 USD
Mahekal Beach Resort 4****/Boutique Highly recommended 0.00 USD
Treehouse (half board) Private terrace with hammock 0.00 USD
Apartment comfortable, spacious,close to the beach 0.00 USD
Transfer to/from airport
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Hotel Cancun - airport 40.00 USD
Hotel Playa del Carmen - airport 76.00 USD
Hotel Tulum / Riviera Maya - airport 96.00 USD
Hotel Holbox - airport important information 164.00 USD
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