5. Cancun: Full-Day Chichen Itzá and Holbox Island Tour
Your experience begins in the morning, as you depart from Cancun to Chichen Itza to explore one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. As you stroll around the well-preserved ruins at dawn, your guide informs you about the Mayan mythology, philosophy, and cosmology. See the famous ruins from a new perspective, and learn about the mysteries of the temples' acoustics and their architecture - which to date are not fully understood.
Leaving Chichen Itza towards Holbox, drop into the mystical place of Real Mayab. This is a peaceful location in which you can enjoy a buffet, find local animals, swim in the pool, or chat with the shaman of the area. Once having departed from there, travel directly to one of the local islands known for its paradisaical landscapes of flora and fauna, Holbox.
The island of Holbox sits in the middle of a crystalline sea, as well as a unique sandbar that allows you to walk in from the sea along the island. After crossing by boat, make the most of free time to explore and learn about the island. This tropical paradise is famous for things such as its gastronomy, marine species, and colorful boats and houses. In the center of the island you can find the famous lobster pizza - one of area's great attractions, as well as the local dessert called Marquesita. At the conclusion of your experience, your guide returns you to your tour starting point.