Classic Mexico

Mexico is a fascinating country and has so much to offer in the way of culture, history, archaeology, dress, music, food and of course scenery.

Program Itinerary:

Mexico City - Arrival

Arrive at Mexico City where you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Arrive and check into your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight is at Mexico City. (No meals)

Mexico City

After breakfast at the hotel get ready to begin your trip. Depart on a sightseeing tour of the city. Visit a part of this huge city in the morning to see the downtown area of the Zocalo. In the afternoon, visit the world-renowned Anthropology Museum. After your tour, return to your hotel. Overnight is at Mexico City. (Meals: breakfast)

Mexico City - Guadalupe - Teotihuacan - Mexico City

Breakfast at the hotel. Today continue your sightseeing tour by visiting the Basilica of Guadalupe. Move on to the magnificent Pyramids of Teotihuacan where you will get the benefit of a guided tour of the area before you return to Mexico City for the night. Overnight is at Mexico City. (Meals: breakfast)

Mexico City - Taxco

After breakfast, leave Mexico City for Cuernavaca in the next valley and then on to the “silver” city of Taxco. Arrive at Taxco and check into your hotel. Enjoy rest of the day at leisure. Wander through the narrow cobble-stoned streets. Visit the magnificent Santa Prisca Church and of course shop for silver bargains. Overnight is at Taxco. (Meals: breakfast)

Taxco - Oaxaca

After breakfast, continue your journey through typical Mexican countryside and mountains to the city of Oaxaca. Arrive at Oaxaca and check into your hotel. Overnight is at Oaxaca. (Meals: breakfast)

Oaxaca

After breakfast, spend the day in this beautiful city to see such places as the famous Santo Domingo Church and the Regional Museum. In the afternoon visit Monte Alban, the magnificent ruin on a hill overlooking Oaxaca. Overnight is at Oaxaca. (Meals: breakfast)

Oaxaca - Mixtec City - Tehuantepec

Early breakfast in the hotel. This morning continue on to visit first the old Mixtec city of Mitla and then go through the mountains to arrive at the city of Tehuantepec. Upon arrival, check-into your hotel. Overnight is at Tehuantepec. (Meals: breakfast)

Tehuantepec - San Cristobal de las Casas

After breakfast continue on into the State of Chiapas. Pass through the state capital of Tuxtla Gutierrez and on to the Sumidero Canyon just outside the town, where Indians hurled themselves into the canyon, rather than submit to the Spanish Conquerors. A boat ride into the canyon will give you a chance to see it at its best. Continue to the main Indian town of the highlands – San Cristobal de las Casas. Arrive and check into your hotel. Overnight is at San Cristobal de las Casas. (Meals: breakfast)

San Cristobal de las Casas - San Juan Chamula - Zinacantan - San Cristobal de la Casas

After breakfast, see how the typical Indians live. Spend the day visiting the Indian villages of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan. Get to know their lifestyle and habitat. Return to the town where you will have time to explore the town of San Cristobal. Return to the hotel after exploring the town. Overnight at San Cristobal de la Casas. (Meals: breakfast)

San Cristobal de la Casas - Palenque

Today after breakfast, continue on out of the highlands and into the more jungle-like scenery where Palenque lies. On the way visit the beautiful falls of Agua Azul. On arrival in Palenque, check into your hotel. Overnight is at Palenque. (Meals: breakfast)

Palenque - Campeche

After breakfast, spend the morning exploring the ruins of Palenque, one of the great remnants of the classic Maya period. In the afternoon continue to Campeche on the Gulf Coast. Arrive and check into your hotel. Overnight at Campeche. (Meals: breakfast)

Campeche - Merida

After breakfast, continue on to Merida, visiting the ruins of Uxmal and Kabah on the way. You will have enough time on your own to visit the whole of the splendid ruins at Uxmal before arriving in Merida to check in at your hotel. Overnight is at Merida. (Meals: breakfast)

Merida - Cancun

After breakfast, visit your last major ruin at Chichen-Itza, where the extensive site includes evidence of both the Maya and Toltec cultures. From here it will be on to the warm, inviting, blue waters of the Caribbean Sea and the world-famous resort of Cancun. Arrive at your hotel and check in. Overnight is at Cancun. (Meals: breakfast)

Cancun

Breakfast. Time at leisure to enjoy the beautiful waters and the clear white sand of Cancun. Overnight at Cancun. (Meals: breakfast)

Cancun - Departure

After breakfast enjoy free time until your transfer to the airport for your flight back home. (Meals: breakfast)

Tour Details

15 Days / 14 Nights
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From 01 May 2016

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Package Includes:

14 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast.

Sightseeing as specified in the itinerary.

Transfers as specified.

Services of English speaking guide throughout the tour.

Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.

Excludes

Entry visa for Mexico.

International and domestic flights.

All personal expenses, such as telephone calls, beverages, laundry, etc.

Tips to guides and drivers.

Any other item not mentioned as included.