Day trip

Yucatán: Ek' Balam and Cenote Hubiku Tour

Yucatán: Ek' Balam and Cenote Hubiku Tour

From $234 per person

Visit one of the lesser known archaeological sites and enjoy a refreshing swim in a cenote.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Ek' Balam, one of the latest findings of the Mayan world
  • Climb the Acropolis and admire the panoramic views of the jungle
  • Take a swim in a natural cenote
Full description
Walk through the jungle that saw the Mayan people blooming. Ek' Balam has the perfect experience of avoiding the crowded sites and the Acropolis, the main building, is still open for you to climb. Ek' Balam is one of the latest findings of the Mayan world, the main pyramid and the stelae located on the bottom of the monument count the story of this important city and its emperors. The different buildings surrounding the area include the Oval Palace, the twin pyramids and a beautiful arch marking the entrance to this ancient city. Head to cenote Hubiku, a sacred entrance to the underworld on the Mayan beliefs, this natural pool has a semi-open cave letting the sunbeams to light your swimming. The Don Tadeo Tequila Museum will guide you through an interactive experience to know the process to make one of the most popular beverages in the world made in Mexico.  You will experience an example of the Mayan type of house where you will see the traditions of this culture, have a taste of Cochinita Pibil, the emblematic dish of Mayan people. Then head to the completely natural shade provided by the same trees of the jungle and the hammocks hanging, the most relaxing part of the entire trip, feeling the wind pampering you. A buffet lunch is served, local cuisine of a variety of dishes cooked with pork, chicken, and beef. One soft drink is included with your meal
Includes
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned van
  • Entrance fee to Ek' Balam and cenote Hubiku
  • Tour guide
  • Tequila tasting
  • Sampling of Cochinita
  • Lunch and 1 beverage
  • Bottled water during transportation
  • Souvenirs
  • Gratuities

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes and light clothing
  • Please bring a bathing suit and towel
  • Bring your sunscreen
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