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Uxmal & Kabah Day Trip Plus Mayan Planetarium from Merida

Uxmal & Kabah Day Trip Plus Mayan Planetarium from Merida

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Discover the mystical allure of two of the Yucatan’s most significant archeological sites on a full-day tour to Kabah and Uxmal from Merida. Learn about ancient architectural styles and Mayan mysteries as you explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites with a knowledgeable guide. Discover legendary buildings like the Pyramid of the Magician, the Governer;s Palace and the Arch of Kabah before enjoying a traditional Mexican lunch at the luxurious Hacienda Uxmal Hotel.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Merida Market Tour and Cooking Class

Merida Market Tour and Cooking Class

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Submerge yourself in the rich cuisine and epicurean customs of the Yucatan on a half-day culinary tour of the beautiful Mexican city of Merida. Purchase ingredients from a traditional market and enjoy a cooking class at the home of a local host. Learn about the exotic ingredients and intriguing processes used in Mexican cooking as your knowledgeable guide narrates. Finally, sample the fruits of your labor during a delicious lunch in your host’s comfortable home. Enjoy a personalized experience on this small group tour, with number limits at 12 people.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.45
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$69.45
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Chichen Itza Day Trip with Cenote swimming From Merida

Chichen Itza Day Trip with Cenote swimming From Merida

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The UNESCO World Heritage site of Chichen Itza is one of Mexico’s most visited destinations. This early morning tour gets you to the ancient capital of the Maya empire before the crowds pour in. Experience in tranquility the Kukulkan Pyramid, the sacred cenote, the ball court, and learn about these archaeological wonders from a knowledgeable guide. This full-day tour includes lunch and hotel transport from Merida.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$133.00
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$133.00

Chichén Itzá Wonder of the World

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Chichén Itzá Wonder of the World

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Make the most of your time in the Yucatan on a full-day tour to Chichen Itza with round-trip transport from your Merida hotel. In addition to navigating, your guide provides little-known facts about the ancient Mayan ruins, which are often unmarked and need context. After the tour, cool down with a swim in a secluded jungle cenote and a complimentary buffet lunch of local Mexican fare.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.75
$62.34
$15.59 savings
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$46.75
$62.34
$15.59 savings

Campeche World Heritage City and Becal Day Trip from Merida

Campeche World Heritage City and Becal Day Trip from Merida

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Immerse yourself in the legendary beauty of Campeche on an enriching full-day excursion from Merida. Accompanied by a professional guide, travel by luxury vehicle to the quaint village of Becal to admire its charming 17th-century church and the enormous monument dedicated to sombreros. Continue to Campeche, an ancient walled city on the rugged coast of the Gulf of Mexico, and gaze at the colossal fortress of Fuerte San Miguel, now a Mayan Archeological Museum. Revitalize with a delicious lunch, explore the historical district of the city, and see the impressive Campeche Cathedral before returning to Merida.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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Becal & Campeche from Mérida, Yucatán

Becal & Campeche from Mérida, Yucatán

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Travel to the modest village of Becal to visit a 17th-century church and learn about the process of making Panama hats from jipijapa, a fiber made from palm fronds. Then visit the ancient walled city of Campeche, which once served as a fortress to ward off pirate attacks from the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy free time for lunch and shopping before heading back to Merida.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.97
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$92.97
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Yaxcopoil Hacienda & Uxmal Plus Cenote from Merida

Yaxcopoil Hacienda & Uxmal Plus Cenote from Merida

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Explore some of the history of the Yucatan area on this day trip from Merida to Hacienda Yaxcopoil and the Mayan city of Uxmal. You'll learn about the regional importance of the farm before continuing to a different period of Mexican history as you admire Uxmal's archaeological ruins. Plus, stop by Cenote Peba for a swim. This tour allows you to avoid the hassle of finding your own way to these locations so you can relax and enjoy a pre-planned day.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$137.00
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$137.00
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Uxmal Light and Sound Show from Merida

Uxmal Light and Sound Show from Merida

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Uncover the mysteries of the ancient Mayans during a full-day tour of Uxmal from Merida. Discover the significant archeological site in both illuminating daylight and atmospheric darkness as you witness a spectacular light and sound show. Gain insight into ancient Mayan civilizations as you follow your knowledgeable guide to the majestic Pyramid of the Magician and Governor’s Palace. Then, as darkness blankets the site, prepare yourself for one of the world’s most acclaimed and astounding light and sound shows. Enjoy personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Chichen Itza Small Group, Buffet Lunch & Cenote from Merida

Chichen Itza Small Group, Buffet Lunch & Cenote from Merida

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Immerse yourself the mysterious allure of ancient wonder Chichen Itza on a full-day excursion from Merida. Skip crowded lines as you enter the atmospheric ruins through a private entrance, completely avoiding hassle or stress. Listen to your guide’s captivating commentary as you journey through the significant archeological site, discovering sacrificial cenotes, sacred temples, and the ancient ball court. Delve into the darkened depths of the Kukulcan Pyramid to catch a rare glimpse of the Chac Mool sculpture before enjoying a fulfilling lunch and dance performance at the Mayaland Resort.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.00
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$75.00
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Uxmal on your Own with Welcome Suite

Uxmal on your Own with Welcome Suite

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Be your own guide while exploring Uxmal at your own pace. This Viator Exclusive includes transport by Mercedes Benz van, plus access to the visitor's welcome suite and facilities at The Lodge at Uxmal—just steps away from the archaeological ruins. (Entrance fee to the UNESCO World Heritage Site is not included.)
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.00
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$32.00
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Chichen Itza Sacred Temples

Chichen Itza Sacred Temples

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Explore las magníficas ruinas mayas de Chichén Itzá, nade en el Cenote Suytun y visite el Pueblo Mágico de Valladolid en esta excursión a Yucatán.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$56.00
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$56.00
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Haciendas and Cenotes Cultural and Outdoor Adventure from Merida

Haciendas and Cenotes Cultural and Outdoor Adventure from Merida

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Venture out into the Yucatan countryside on this combination hacienda and cenote adventure. Haciendas are large ranches or plantation homes and on this tour you will see three of them. After hotel pickup in Merida, visit Hacienda Yaxcopoil and Hacienda Uayalceh with guided tours of each. Afterward, visit two exquisite cenotes. Finally, have lunch at a hacienda with its own restaurant and cenote-pool before heading back to Merida.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.23
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$81.23

Chichén Itzá Wonder of the World Dropp off Tulum o Playa del Carmen

Chichén Itzá Wonder of the World Dropp off Tulum o Playa del Carmen

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See the wonders of the Riviera Maya during this full-day, guided, multi-stop tour. Learn the history of an ancient society at Chichen Itza (entry fee additional cost) and snap a selfie in front of the iconic pyramids. Cool off with a swim in an underground cenote and recharge with a buffet lunch before heading to Tulum or Playa del Carmen.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.29
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$114.29
Price varies by group size

Magical towns of Yucatan: Valladolid, Izamal & swim in cenote from Merida

Magical towns of Yucatan: Valladolid, Izamal & swim in cenote from Merida

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Visit the colonial city of Valladolid, with its 16-century buildings and religious architecture including the Convent of San Bernardino of Siena and the Baroque-style San Gervasio Cathedral. The tour leaves time to explore the city—a blend of Mayan history and contemporary society— on your own. After lunch (included), visit a cenote, and tour Izamal, the ruins of a Mayan pilgrimage site.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$154.50
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$154.50
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Private Day Trip: Izamal, Aké Ruins & Hacienda from Merida by Yucatan Concierge

Private Day Trip: Izamal, Aké Ruins & Hacienda from Merida by Yucatan Concierge

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Enjoy two adventures in one on this combination tour to Izamel. A private guide whisks you to the "city of three cultures," aptly named for its Mayan, Colonial, and contemporary influences. Visit historical highlights and stroll through the town, whose buildings are painted a cheery shade of yellow. Afterward, visit the small archaeological site of Aké and pop into a hacienda where henequen (agave) is processed.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$237.00
Price varies by group size
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$237.00
Price varies by group size
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2-Day Uxmal Tour from Merida with Overnight at Hacienda Uxmal

2-Day Uxmal Tour from Merida with Overnight at Hacienda Uxmal

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Unravel the Mayan mysteries and architectural marvels of one of Mexico’s most significant and spectacular archeological sites, on a 2-day tour to Uxmal from Merida. Explore the sacred structures of the UNESCO World Heritage Site with a knowledgeable guide, visiting legendary landmarks like the Governor’s Palace and the Pyramid of the Magician. Awaken your senses to the explosive colors and vibrant sounds of the Uxmal light and sound show during a spectacular nighttime show.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.00
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$169.00
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Uxmal Amazing Show Light And Sound

Uxmal Amazing Show Light And Sound

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Explore one of the most significant Mayan archeological sites and see a stunning audio-visual display on this convenient all-day guided tour. Save time with hotel pickup and travel to the ruins of Uxmal. Learn about the history of this ancient city from an informative guide. Enjoy a dinner of traditional Yucatecan dishes—included in the tour price—and finish the night with a memorable sound and light show.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.64
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$63.64

Private Tour: Izamal Magic Town & Cenotes from Merida by Yucatan Concierge

Private Tour: Izamal Magic Town & Cenotes from Merida by Yucatan Concierge

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Combine two outings in one convenient day trip. On this exclusive tour just for your party, visit Cenotes Santa Barbara, where you will see the difference between three kinds of cenotes: open, semi-open, and closed. Take a dip in these refreshing waters, which is a uniquely Yucatan experience. Afterward, your guide will take you through the village and explain the cultural and historical highlights. Enjoy lunch on your own before heading back to Merida.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$218.00
Price varies by group size
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$218.00
Price varies by group size
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Guided Walking Tour in Merida

Guided Walking Tour in Merida

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The walking tour in Guadalajara aims to make you'r experience the most likeable possible in your city, our job is to introduce you to the city with our history, traditions, and local folklore that you can only experience by walking. Our guides will always try the best to put a smile on your face and at the same time teach you about this wonderful city in Mexico! The best way to get to know the best of Guadalajara with a local and in a budget friendly way and focusing only on you!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Hacienda Sotuta de Peón

Hacienda Sotuta de Peón

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Spend the day relaxing at a beautifully-restored Mexican hacienda. Travel back in time to the 19th century, learning about the production of the henequen agave from plant to fiber. The hacienda doubles as a hotel with lush gardens, a restaurant, and every amenity you can think of. Swim in the hacienda's private cenote and enjoy a traditional Yucatan lunch before returning to Merida.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.37
Price varies by group size
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$102.37
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Ek Balam, Valladolid and Cenote Private Tour

Ek Balam, Valladolid and Cenote Private Tour

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This is a tour that combines a visit to the ancient city of Ek Balam and the charm to visit the beautiful colonial city of Valladolid in Yucatan. We will also visit a amazing cenote where you enjoy a delicious lunch with traditional Yucatan dishes. Enjoy at your own pace and without itineraries of the Mayan culture and Yucatan.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$210.00
Price varies by group size
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$210.00
Price varies by group size
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Chichén Itzá Wonder of the World Drop-Off Cancun

Chichén Itzá Wonder of the World Drop-Off Cancun

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Combine transport from Merida to Cancun with a spectacular day of sightseeing that includes Chichen Itza, a buffet lunch, a cultural performance, and Cenote Ik Kil. Coordinated tours and transport ensure maximum sightseeing time before you catch the bus to Cancun, so you won’t spend your limited travel days purchasing tickets and making separate bookings.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.29
Price varies by group size
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$114.29
Price varies by group size

Chichen Itza, The greatness of the Mayas: Creation legends Tour

Chichen Itza, The greatness of the Mayas: Creation legends Tour

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Actors perform directly to travelers headset. Let the feather serpent of of the KuKulKan be the one to tell you the stories of the Mayas as you walk around Chichen Itzá at your own pace. The story of the Popol Vuh comes to live with stereo sounds making this magical soundwalk a unique experience.
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  • 1 hour
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$6.99
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$6.99

Amazing Izamal and Santa Barbara

Amazing Izamal and Santa Barbara

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Explore the highlights of Izamal and Santa Barbara on a private full-day tour from Merida. See picturesque Izamal’s yellow-painted buildings, and learn about its Mayan and colonial history. Continue to the cenotes of Santa Barbara where you can swim and purchase a lunch of typical dishes in the Yucatan. Travel with ease in a private vehicle with hotel pickup and drop-off provided.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.06
Price varies by group size
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$95.06
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