There are so many interesting ruins to explore in the Riviera Maya and we can’t wait to take you.
Click below to check out our top Culture & Ruins tours in the Riviera Maya.
Chichen Itza was a Mayan city on the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, it is definitely one of the most popular tourist destinations. But although it attracts many tourists, Chichen Itza holds an important role in remaining an active archeological site. It is considered one of the seven wonders in the world. Surprisingly, many new discoveries are still being made in the area, enriching even more insights and knowledge on the Chichen Itza Culture.
The Castle or Pyramid of Kukulcan is of the most remarkable and tallest buildings in the Maya architecture. The Castle was built during the high point of the Itza-Cocom culture, during the decadence of Mayapan. In this tour you will see the amazing architecture of Maya ruins of Chichen Itza, explore the archeological sites, and dive into the Mayan culture that will be guided by us. You will also learn about one of the most important buildings, and discover the huge role this city has played in decades.
You will trek as you discover stunning Mayan temples of Chichen Itza and be in awe by the great accomplishments the ancient Mayans have achieved in mathematics, engineering, architecture and astronomy. After seeing the most amazing architecture that Chichen Itza has, you will visit a stunning Cenote Cave you have never seen before! As you will explore one of the most popular Cenotes in the region with thousands of stalagmites and stalactites, rest assured you will be in awe most of the time.
As one of the most enjoyable experiences in your lifetime, take a dip and swim in the crystal clear water in the Cenote Cave. You will be guided by our certified tour guide and get entrances to the archaeological sites and Cenote. At the Cenote, you can also uncover your adventurous side by going zip lining, swimming, snorkeling, or rappelling in addition to simply relaxing in the cool waters of this natural sinkhole. Don’t waste any minutes here without trying things that will exhilarate you!
The other site that you will also be exploring is the Valladoid. Valladolid has an imposing historic center full of palaces, churches and noble houses. You will enjoy the cultural and wonderful attractions in one of the famous and colorful towns in Mexico. Valladolid has a lot of great and exciting destinations, each with its own unique story. You will see the must visit sites such as Iglesia San Servicio at the historic center to Cenote Zací and discover the most wonderful and authentic side of one of the magical Mexican towns, located at the heart of the Yucatan Peninsula.
If you choose to go to Tulum, you will visit two magical Mayan ruins Cobá and Tulum in one day. Wondering what type of cuisine you will have here? Get a chance to try the local cuisine at the Hacienda with a unique and delicious buffet Yucatan – Mayan fusion. We will also provide you with an amazing buffet of the typical Mayan food and give you a chance to visit the real Mayan village in Cobá and get fresh in the magical waters of a Cenote.
All in all, you will not regret visiting each of these destinations for their own unique cultural history and accomplishments.