The Cities of Gods
Day 1: Arrival to Mexico City - Tour starts from transfer from Mexico City airport to the hotel (30-40 min).
This incredible tour begins with the arrival to Mexico City, one of the largest and most imposing metropolis in the world. You will be greeted by our Staff who will take you to your hotel so you can relax and unwind after a long trip.
Day 2: Mexico City Tour – Teotihuacan – National Museum of Anthropology (10 hours)
It will be a day full of emotions, culture, history, touring beautiful and interesting places in Mexico City, you will visit the impressive Archaeological Zone of Teotihuacán and its wonderful pyramids that will surely leave you impressed with its greatness, to continue your visit to the emblematic National Museum of Anthropology, one of the most important of Mexico and America, with at least 22 permanent exhibitions rooms. The collection of the National Museum of Anthropology is made up of numerous archaeological and ethnographic pieces from all over Mexico. It is considered one of the largest museums of the continent.
Day 3: Mexico City – Puebla – Veracruz
From Mexico City begins an interesting journey to the beautiful city of Puebla, in the central east part of Mexico and southwest of Mexico City, known for its delicious gastronomy, colonial architecture, and the ceramics, like the famous “Talavera”, made locally, to then continue to the city of Veracruz located on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Veracruz is one of the ancients and biggest ports of the country, founded in XVI century by Spanish colonizers.
Day 4: Veracruz – Villahermosa – Palenque
From Veracruz the trip continues to Villahermosa, in the Southeast of Mexico, home to the renowned La Venta Park-Museum, with important collections of pieces from the Olmec culture. The adventure continues until reaching the “Magic Town” Palenque, one of the most remarkable cities of the Mayan World, and an incredible place for the people who love archaeology, history, and nature, all together in one site.
Day 5: Palenque – Yaxchilan – Palenque
This day you will visit the impressive Archaeological Zone of Palenque, UNESCO world heritage since 1987, and very important site belonging to the Mayan culture. Also, will visit Yaxchilan, another important ancient city of the Mayan Culture, located on the banks of the Usumacinta River, both in the State of Chiapas. Return to Palenque.
Day 6: Palenque – Campeche
From Palenque we will go to the beautiful colonial city of Campeche, located on the Gulf of Mexico, in the Yucatan Peninsula. Campeche is a walled city with colonial architecture with the spectacular Fort San Miguel where the Anthropology Museum of Campeche is located.
Day 7: Campeche – Uxmal – Merida
From Campeche we will depart to Uxmal, another ancient Mayan city, in the State of Yucatan, UNESCO world heritage since 1986, with a very important Archaeological Zone representative of the Puuc Culture, to finish this day in Merida, called Ciudad Blanca, capital of Yucatan.
Day 8: Merida – Chichen Itza – Ek Balam – Cancun
This day we will visit the Archaeological Zone of Chichen Itza, a very famous Mayan ruins complex, magnificent and enigmatic with its incomparable buildings, like the amazing Pyramid of Kukulkan, one of the 7 wonders of the modern world, also known as El Castillo, a huge, stepped pyramid which domains the approximately 6.5 square kms of this ancient Mayan city. There are some other spectacular structures such as the Ball field and the Temple of warriors. Then we will take you to see the also very interesting Archaeological Zone of Ek Balam, to finally continue to the city of Cancun, known worldwide for its beautiful beaches colored in turquoise blue.