Classic Mexico Adventure

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: CMMP

From: £1061.65

If you want to experience all the flavours of Mexico you’re going to need more than just tacos and tequila ­— the music, the history, and the people all have a little something you’ll crave. Cities, beaches, jungle, and the curious spices of mole sauce all await on this 14-day tour that lets you hit the beach, discover the ruins of the Mayans, and wander colonial cities. Think of this as Mexico 101 ­without the pop quiz.

Day 1 Mexico City

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Mexico City (1B)

Enjoy free time to explore Mexico City. Opt to check out the sprawling zÓcalo (main square), visit the Frida Kahlo museum in vibrant CoyoacÁn, or view impressive Mayan and Aztec artifacts at the National Anthropology Museum.

Day 3 Mexico City/Puebla (1B)

Rise early and explore the ancient city of Teotihuacan on a guided tour. Work up a sweat climbing the Pyramid of the Sun and the Pyramid of the Moon, and be rewarded by sweeping views of the ruins site. Travel to Puebla and enjoy an orientation walk downtown.

Day 4 Puebla (1B)

Enjoy a free day to explore the city. Opt to visit a ceramics workshop, check out the pyramid of nearby Cholula, sample delicious local specialties, or watch a lucha libre wrestling match at night.

Day 5 Puebla/Oaxaca (1B)

Journey south to beautiful Oaxaca, and get a feel for the city on an orientation walk, stopping to visit one of its sprawling markets.

Day 6 Oaxaca (1B)

Take advantage of free time, and opt to explore the ruins at Monte Alban, learn to make mole in a cooking class, buy local handicrafts at nearby artisan villages, or samples some mezcal at a local distillery - look out for the worm!

Day 7 Oaxaca/Palenque (1B)

Travel in style and fly to Villahermosa, then transfer to Palenque by land.

Day 8 Palenque (1B)

Enjoy a guided tour of the Mayan ruins of Palenque, set in the jungle of Chiapas. Opt for a jungle walk in the afternoon.

Day 9 Palenque/MÉrida (1B)

Travel to the YucatÁn Peninsula, stopping off in the seaside historic city of Campeche. Upon arrival in MÉrida, enjoy an orientation walk to get to know the city’s layout and attractions.

Day 10 MÉrida (1B)

Enjoy a free day to explore MÉrida and surroundings. Opt to visit the Mayan ruins of Uxmal or explore the main square and historic buildings of MÉrida.

Day 11 MÉrida/Valladolid (1B)

Explore the ancient Mayan City of ChichÉn ItzÁ with a guided tour, then continue on to the quaint city of Valladolid. Opt to cool off with a swim in a nearby cenote, a natural water-filled sinkhole.

Day 12 Valladolid/Playa del Carmen (1B, 1D)

Travel to Playa del Carmen to lounge on Mayan Riviera beaches. Enjoy dinner at a G Adventures-supported community restaurant with a youth-focused art program.

Day 13 Playa del Carmen (1B)

Opt to explore the Mayan ruins of TulÚm or just play in the waves and enjoy the beach!

Day 14 Playa del Carmen (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
24/11/2018 07/12/2018 1 £1259.00
22/12/2018 04/01/2019 0 £1299.00
05/01/2019 18/01/2019 1 £1189.15
02/02/2019 15/02/2019 1 £1189.15
02/03/2019 15/03/2019 1 £1121.15
30/03/2019 12/04/2019 5 £1121.15
27/04/2019 10/05/2019 14 £1121.15
18/05/2019 31/05/2019 14 £1061.65
08/06/2019 21/06/2019 12 £1061.65
29/06/2019 12/07/2019 16 £1249.00
13/07/2019 26/07/2019 14 £1061.65
27/07/2019 09/08/2019 16 £1249.00
10/08/2019 23/08/2019 16 £1249.00
31/08/2019 13/09/2019 16 £1249.00
21/09/2019 04/10/2019 16 £1249.00
12/10/2019 25/10/2019 16 £1249.00
26/10/2019 08/11/2019 15 £1319.00
23/11/2019 06/12/2019 16 £1319.00
21/12/2019 03/01/2020 16 £1399.00
28/12/2019 10/01/2020 16 £1399.00
04/01/2020 17/01/2020 16 £1399.00
11/01/2020 24/01/2020 16 £1399.00
18/01/2020 31/01/2020 16 £1399.00
01/02/2020 14/02/2020 16 £1399.00
29/02/2020 13/03/2020 16 £1399.00
14/03/2020 27/03/2020 16 £1319.00
28/03/2020 10/04/2020 16 £1319.00
25/04/2020 08/05/2020 16 £1319.00
16/05/2020 29/05/2020 16 £1249.00
06/06/2020 19/06/2020 16 £1249.00
27/06/2020 10/07/2020 16 £1249.00
11/07/2020 24/07/2020 16 £1249.00
25/07/2020 07/08/2020 16 £1249.00
08/08/2020 21/08/2020 16 £1249.00
29/08/2020 11/09/2020 16 £1249.00
19/09/2020 02/10/2020 16 £1249.00
10/10/2020 23/10/2020 16 £1249.00
24/10/2020 06/11/2020 16 £1319.00
07/11/2020 20/11/2020 16 £1319.00
21/11/2020 04/12/2020 16 £1319.00
19/12/2020 01/01/2021 16 £1399.00
26/12/2020 08/01/2021 16 £1399.00
02/01/2021 15/01/2021 16 £1249.00
09/01/2021 22/01/2021 16 £1249.00
16/01/2021 29/01/2021 16 £1249.00
30/01/2021 12/02/2021 16 £1249.00
06/02/2021 19/02/2021 16 £1249.00
13/02/2021 26/02/2021 16 £1249.00
27/02/2021 12/03/2021 16 £1249.00
06/03/2021 19/03/2021 16 £1249.00
13/03/2021 26/03/2021 16 £1249.00
27/03/2021 09/04/2021 16 £1249.00

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