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From Chetumal & Bacalar: Group Tour of Calakmul with Lunch

From Chetumal & Bacalar: Group Tour of Calakmul with Lunch

From US$ 109.17 per person

Visit Calakmul, the capital of the Mayan kingdom that ruled the lowlands Yucatan area for centuries. Journey into the Calakmul biosphere reserve, an outstanding natural protected area and the only United Nations World Heritage site in México.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. Drivers will wait no longer than 5 minutes after the scheduled pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire this huge city which was once a powerful Mayan kingdom
  • Travel to ruins in a tropical forest
  • Learn most of the history of Calakmul and the nature that surrounds it from an expert guide
Full description

Enjoy the scenic two hour transfer in a comfortable vehicle to the entrance of the biosphere of Calakmul from your hotel in Chetumal. Take in the natural wonders and tropical fauna as you continue to drive through the biosphere for 1 1/2 hours.

Next, stop at the entrance to Calakmul to learn more about this kingdom at a small museum. Follow your expert guide on waking tour of the main buildings and be transported to the past.

Climb the heights of the famous Estructure II, a 180-foot-tall building where you will have an impressive view of the forest extending to the horizon.

Includes
  • Pickup and dropoff you from your hotel in Chetumal or Bacalar
  • A box lunch is included
  • Certified local guide
  • Entrance to the biosphere
  • Entrance to the archeological site
  • Entrance to Ejido
  • Beverages
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Cash
  • Face mask or protective covering

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Use confortable clothes and shoes and be prepared to walk 2.5 miles aprox. sorrounding by nature and huge mayan pyramids
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Absolute recommendation. The ruins in the jungle are unimaginably impressive, the view from above is speechless. Our guide was very nice. The journey from Bacalar was entertaining despite the length of time.

October 27, 2021

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