Mexico–Cities, Cuisine & Ruins

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: MMC

From: £719.10

From the hustle of modern Mexico City, which preserves its magic from centuries gone by, to the ruins at ChichÉn ItzÁ, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, this adventure takes in all the cultural and historical highlights. It’s perfect for travellers on a tight budget looking to see as much as possible of this diverse region.

Day 1 Mexico City

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Mexico City

Opt to visit the massive pyramids of TeotihuacÁn or explore bustling Mexico City.

Day 3 Mexico City/Puebla

Enjoy an orientation walk through Puebla’s cobblestone streets. Explore the walkable centre and check out the city’s famous hand-painted ceramics that tile the walls of its historic buildings. Don’t miss sampling the delicious Mole Poblano sauce. By night, opt to witness a high-flying "lucha libra" (Mexican wrestling) match, or go out for a night on the town.

Day 4 Puebla/Oaxaca

Travel to colonial Oaxaca. Orientation walk to the main square and nearby markets.

Day 5 Oaxaca

Opt to travel to nearby artisan communities, visit a beautiful petrified waterfall, or check out the Zapotec ruins of Monte AlbÁn.

Day 6 Oaxaca/San CristÓbal de Las Casas

Opt to travel to nearby artisan communities or visit the Zapotec ruins of Monte AlbÁn. Hop on an overnight bus to San CristÓbal.

Day 7 San CristÓbal de Las Casas

Orientation walk around this colonial town. Opt to visit the nearby indigenous Mayan village of San Juan Chamula to see unique day-to-day life or journey to beautiful Sumidero Canyon for a relaxing boat ride or scour the market for beautiful textiles.

Day 8 San CristÓbal de Las Casas

Enjoy another free day to visit nearby villages, check out the natural beauty of Chiapas, and scour the markets. Don’t miss the night life.

Day 9 San CristÓbal de Las Casas/Palenque

Travel towards the jungle of Palenque via Villahermosa.

Day 10 Palenque

Opt to visit the Mayan ruins of Palenque, set deep in the jungle.

Day 11 Palenque/MÉrida

Take an orientation walk in YucatÁn’s capital.

Day 12 MÉrida

Explore MÉrida, and opt to visit a nearby cenote (underground pool) near the town of CuzamÁ or the Mayan ruins of Uxmal.

Day 13 MÉrida/Playa del Carmen (1D)

Enjoy a guided tour of the Mayan ruins of ChichÉn ItzÁ. 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 14 Playa del Carmen

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

Day 15 Playa del Carmen

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
29/09/2018 13/10/2018 0 £719.10
13/10/2018 27/10/2018 0 £799.00
27/10/2018 10/11/2018 0 £869.00
10/11/2018 24/11/2018 15 £738.65
24/11/2018 08/12/2018 9 £869.00
01/12/2018 15/12/2018 18 £939.00
22/12/2018 05/01/2019 4 £939.00
29/12/2018 12/01/2019 4 £939.00
05/01/2019 19/01/2019 17 £1199.00
19/01/2019 02/02/2019 17 £1199.00
26/01/2019 09/02/2019 18 £1199.00
02/02/2019 16/02/2019 15 £1199.00
16/02/2019 02/03/2019 17 £1199.00
23/02/2019 09/03/2019 18 £1199.00
02/03/2019 16/03/2019 18 £1129.00
16/03/2019 30/03/2019 12 £1129.00
23/03/2019 06/04/2019 18 £1129.00
30/03/2019 13/04/2019 18 £1129.00
13/04/2019 27/04/2019 18 £1129.00
20/04/2019 04/05/2019 18 £1129.00
27/04/2019 11/05/2019 18 £1129.00
11/05/2019 25/05/2019 18 £1049.00
18/05/2019 01/06/2019 18 £1049.00
25/05/2019 08/06/2019 18 £1049.00
01/06/2019 15/06/2019 18 £1049.00
08/06/2019 22/06/2019 17 £1049.00
22/06/2019 06/07/2019 15 £1049.00
06/07/2019 20/07/2019 17 £1049.00
20/07/2019 03/08/2019 18 £1049.00
27/07/2019 10/08/2019 18 £1049.00
03/08/2019 17/08/2019 18 £1049.00
17/08/2019 31/08/2019 17 £1049.00
31/08/2019 14/09/2019 18 £1049.00
14/09/2019 28/09/2019 18 £1049.00
21/09/2019 05/10/2019 18 £1049.00
28/09/2019 12/10/2019 18 £1049.00
12/10/2019 26/10/2019 18 £1049.00
19/10/2019 02/11/2019 18 £1129.00
26/10/2019 09/11/2019 18 £1129.00
09/11/2019 23/11/2019 18 £1129.00
23/11/2019 07/12/2019 18 £1129.00
30/11/2019 14/12/2019 18 £1129.00
07/12/2019 21/12/2019 18 £1199.00
21/12/2019 04/01/2020 18 £1199.00
28/12/2019 11/01/2020 18 £1199.00
04/01/2020 18/01/2020 18 £1199.00
18/01/2020 01/02/2020 18 £1199.00
25/01/2020 08/02/2020 18 £1199.00
01/02/2020 15/02/2020 18 £1199.00
15/02/2020 29/02/2020 18 £1199.00
29/02/2020 14/03/2020 18 £1199.00
07/03/2020 21/03/2020 18 £1129.00
21/03/2020 04/04/2020 18 £1129.00
28/03/2020 11/04/2020 18 £1129.00
11/04/2020 25/04/2020 18 £1129.00
18/04/2020 02/05/2020 18 £1129.00
25/04/2020 09/05/2020 18 £1129.00
09/05/2020 23/05/2020 18 £1049.00
23/05/2020 06/06/2020 18 £1049.00
13/06/2020 27/06/2020 18 £1049.00
27/06/2020 11/07/2020 18 £1049.00
11/07/2020 25/07/2020 18 £1049.00
25/07/2020 08/08/2020 18 £1049.00
08/08/2020 22/08/2020 18 £1049.00
22/08/2020 05/09/2020 18 £1049.00
29/08/2020 12/09/2020 18 £1049.00
12/09/2020 26/09/2020 18 £1049.00
26/09/2020 10/10/2020 18 £1049.00
10/10/2020 24/10/2020 18 £1049.00
24/10/2020 07/11/2020 18 £1129.00
31/10/2020 14/11/2020 18 £1129.00
14/11/2020 28/11/2020 18 £1129.00
28/11/2020 12/12/2020 18 £1129.00
12/12/2020 26/12/2020 17 £1199.00
19/12/2020 02/01/2021 18 £1199.00
26/12/2020 09/01/2021 18 £1199.00

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