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Chacchoben ruins and Bacalar lagoon fun

nature walk

Chacchoben ruins and Bacalar lagoon fun

1 review
Paused until 14 June. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
7 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Transport, Equipment
Hosted in
English
nature walk

Chacchoben ruins and Bacalar lagoon fun

nature walk

Chacchoben ruins and Bacalar lagoon fun

1 review
Paused until 14 June. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
7 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Transport, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Chacchoben Ruins Tour including Bacalar Lagoon, has been carefully planned for cruise ship and hotel guests visiting Costa Maya This Chacchoben and Bacalar lagoon Tour is the perfect combination for the ones looking for a shortened Maya ruins tour combined with water activities To complete your adventure we have included lunch and drinks so you only have to worry about enjoying this quiet and peaceful little piece of paradise. Our native guide will take you from Mahahual, Quintana Roo to Chacchoben ruins, is a journey from the myth of creation through the collapse of the great Maya civilization. Explore the secrets of the ancient ceremonial center of Chacchoben and experience the harmony of nature and history in a 5.5 hour guided tour. Chacchoben is one of the largest mayan building discovered and the the most visited ruins site in Costa Maya. And after that you will be relaxing in the crystal clear waters of the Seven Color Lagoon, Admire its colors as they go from an electric blue to a turquoise green. Tour Timetable 50 minutes - Travel time from Costa Maya to Chacchoben. 10 minutes - Rest stop at the service area. 1 hour 15 minutes - Tour of Chacchoben Ruins. 25 minutes - Travel time from Chacchoben Ruins to Bacalar Lagoon 2 hours - Visit to Bacalar Lagoon Resort for swimming, kayaking and lunch. 45 minutes - Travel time from Bacalar Lagoon to Costa Maya

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

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    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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Your host

Learn more about Ed

Ed

I am local resident that love to share the great Mayan culture and the land where our ancestors thrived . So we know their food, temples, and life style and customs I have more than 8 years hosting these kind of experiences and through these years I have been improving our knowledge about these wonderful places. I love to show tourist our ample and diverse culture, I can share with you the mayan language we use on daily basis. I am also a transportation local business owner with many vehicles we use to transport tourist that arrive on cruises to Mahahual. We transport those tourist to many different and very interesting sites where they learn about mayan culture or simply to stay relaxed by the lagoon or by the beach. We have also the ability to take the tourist further for example to Kohunlich or Kinichna ruins.

What's included

Food
Lunch and drinks included in this tour are provided at Bacalar Lagoon Resort and consist of chips and salsa, beef or chicken…
Drinks
sodas, beer, tequila, margaritas and pina coladas.
Transport
Van or bus
Equipment
life vests kayaks

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Where you'll be

Chaccoben is a Maya site dated to c. 700 CE. Once a large and significant urban religious center, the city was abandoned c. 900-950 CE. Today Chaccoben is an archaeological park open to the public. It is just beside the highway into a protected environment. It's a ver safe place to gol After that I will take you to Bacalar Lagoon, where you can swim and Kayak, eat or just be hipnotized by its magical colors, this is a lagoon like no other.

Availability

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Wear comfortable walking or tennis shoes for the ruins visit, your own towel and bathing suit for the lagoon part of the tour. A hat and biodegradable sunblock lotion. Bring extra cash for shopping as credit cards aren't accepted at Chacchoben ruins

More tips

have extra cash, some stores don't accept credit cards.
Ed
Chacchoben ruins and Bacalar lagoon fun
1 review
From £75/person
1 review
From £75/person