Adventure

From Cancun: Ek Balam and Cenote Maya Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: Alltournative

From Cancun: Ek Balam and Cenote Maya Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: Alltournative

From US$ 129 per person

Join an unforgettable journey that explores the natural beauty and intriguing history of the Yucatan Peninsula. Visit the Ek Balam Archaeological Site, and enjoy a swimming stop at the Cenote Maya.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Transportation from Cancun available just Tuesdays and Thursdays Roundtrip transportation from most Hotels in Cancun Hotel Zone Meeting point in Oh Cancun Urban Oasis hotel for people staying in downtown Cancun Pick up from Costa Mujeres Area not available

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the largest naturally-covered cenote on the Yucatan Peninsul
  • Enjoy swimming, zip lining over and rappelling into crystal clear waters
  • Learn about the Maya traditions of this region as you participate in a tradition
  • Guided tour that visits the chapel, Oval Palace and ballcourt at Ek Balam
  • Wrap up this fun-filled day with a climb to the top of the amazing Acropolis
Full description
Visit the ruins of Ek Balam and explore the incomparably beautiful Cenote Maya. Join us on this unforgettable journey that explores the natural beauty and intriguing history of the Yucatan. Start your day with a visit to Cenote Maya, the largest naturally-covered cenote on the Yucatan Peninsula and enjoy swimming in, zip lining over and rappelling into its crystal clear waters surrounded by hundreds of ancient rock formations. Learn about the Maya traditions of this region as you participate in a traditional Maya ceremony, stroll through their fruit & vegetable orchards and visit a typical Maya house. Savor some delicious regional food, including our famous “chayitas” and freshly flavored water drinks. After your visit to this unique place, enjoy a guided tour to Ek Balam, considered the intellectual center of the ancient Maya. Enjoy a guided tour that visits the chapel, Oval Palace and ballcourt. Wrap up this fun-filled day with a climb to the top of the amazing Acropolis temple from which you will be able to view an endless sea of subtropical rainforest. ITINERARY - FULL DAY TOUR Arrival at NativePark Yucatan (approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes in this site). - Maya orchard visit - Rappel (optional) - Rope activities (optional) - Zip line (optional) - Cenote swim - Maya ceremony Transfer to and arrival at the archaeological site of Ek Balam (approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes in this site). - Guided tour - Free time Please note that the order of these activities may vary due to daily logistical planning.
Includes
  • Round trip transportation in small groups
  • Specialized guides
  • Entrance to archaeological site
  • Equipment for all activities
  • Regional food and water
  • Lockers
  • Souvenirs
  • Photos at the Park
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted
  • Face mask or protective covering

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Baby strollers
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Cellphones
  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Children may participate if they are aged 6 years and over.
  • Persons under the influence of alcohol or mind-altering substances are prohibited from participating.
  • For safety purposes, only ‘action-cams’ (for example, GoPro) strapped to the head or chest are allowed.
  • Harness sizes at Waist – 23 to 42in Harness sizes at Thigh – up to 26 in
  • Maximum weight – 264 lbs. Minimum height – 3.6 ft
  • Transportation is not available from Costa Mujeres

Product ID: 429751