VALLADOLID COLONIAL & CENOTES
Valladolid is located where the Maya originally established the city of Zaci. From years prior to the conquest, the Maya people of this city were known for their artistic way of structuring their city, an issue that Montejo kept and simply he gave to the city a new European style and made it one of the most important and beautiful cities in Mexico and in the eastern too, the cultural mix in Valladolid is so beautiful and picturesque scenery that preserve the pure and natural colonial style.
On this tour you will also have the opportunity to meet an amazing underground cenote and swim in its waters along with a visit to the Museum of Tequila where you will learn the process of developing the quintessential Mexican liquor and taste different types of tequila.
Visit the capital of the Mayan Civilization and discover one of the richest ancient cultures in the world. Located some 126 miles, 2.5 hrs from Cancun, Chichen Itza was the most important and advanced ceremonial and religious center in Mesoamerica. Visit “The Castle” or “Temple of Kukulcan”, a magnificent 70 feet (10 m) high pyramid that is visited twice a year by the Mayan God during the equinox who manifests himself in the form of a serpent of light and descends from the main stairway.
Chichen Itza was recently designated as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World due to its extraordinary architectural beauty and its geographical location. Guided tour of the archaeological site lasts two hours. …more