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San Cristobal de las Casas City Break
  • 4 Days 3 nights
  • Availability : Any Day

The state of Chiapas is located in the deep south of Mexico, famous for its natural beauties, with a jungle full of wildlife. But also impressive archaeological sites, colonial towns, coffee farms, and ancient traditions conserved by one of Mexico’s largest indigenous populations.

Highlights

  • Boat trip around Sumidero Canyon
  • Enjoy the turquoise waterfalls of Agua Azul
  • Visit the archaeological zone of Palenque
  • Enjoy fantastic town of San Cristobal de las Casas

What’s included

  • 3 nights’ accommodation in a standard room at the hotels above mentioned or similar
  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, as indicated in the itinerary
  • All transfers and excursions as specified in the plan, operating on a shared basis
  • Entrances to sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • Bilingual Guide during all program (English-Spanish speaking)
  • Airfares (domestic and international)
  • All services, meals, or items not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses, such as phone calls, laundry, beverages, etc
  • Tips to bellboys, room-maids, drivers, and guides
Itinerary

Day 1Sumidero Canyon - San Cristobal de las Casas

Arrive in Tuxtla Gutierrez (before 13:00 hrs) and then transfer to Chiapa de Corzo to make a boat trip around Sumidero Canyon. Today’s highlight will be a boat ride through the Sumidero Canyon, measuring a thousand meters at its highest point. Admire the beautiful rock formations and enjoy the abundant wildlife that lives on the Grijalva river’s shores (crocodiles, spider monkeys, and many different bird species). Afterwards, you will pass through the historically significant town Chiapa de Corzo on our way to San Cristobal de las Casas. 

It included: Shared Transportation, Bilingual Speaking Guide (English-Spanish Language), Shared Boat Ride Sumidero Canyon, Overnight Hotel in San Cristobal de las Casas.

Tuxtla –  Cañon Sumidero – 30 Min

Cañon Sumidero – San Cristobal – 1.5 Hrs

Day 2Indigenous communities

Scheduled for today is an excursion full of mysticism. Visit the indigenous villages of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan, located in the highlands of Chiapas. In both Tzotzil Maya communities, the complex ethnic composition of Chiapas is well-reflected. They still demonstrate various customs and beliefs expressed in pagan and Christian traditions—afternoon at leisure. We recommend you to explore more of the beautiful city of San Cristobal de las Casas with, among its many attractions, a colourful market, the cathedral, and the Jade Museum.

It included: Breakfast in Hotel, Shared Transportation, Bilingual Speaking Guide (English-Spanish Language), Overnight Hotel in San Cristobal de las Casas.

8 Hours Activity

Day 3San Cristobal - Agua Azul - Palenque

On the way to Palenque, we will visit the waterfalls of Agua Azul (It starts at 4:30 AM). The turquoise colour makes these waterfalls unique from the high water mineral content level. Enjoy the surrounding jungle environment and go for a swim (if time permits). Afterwards, we will continue our way through the lush jungle with Palenque.

Visit the archaeological zone of Palenque, one of the most important sites of the Mayan World. Lakamha, as the city was known among the ancient Maya, flourished in the 7th century. It rose to prominence under the reign of legendary King Pakal, whose tomb was found in Palenque ́s most iconic landmarks, the Temple of the Inscriptions. This ruined city is home to some of the most beautiful architecture, exquisite sculptures, and carvings produced by the ancient Maya. Enjoy a guided visit and admire the impressive structures and the breathtaking natural environment of this World Heritage Site.

Included: Breakfast in Hotel, Shared Transportation, Bilingual Speaking Guide (English-Spanish Language), Entry to Waterfalls of Agua Azul, Entrance to Palenque, Overnight Hotel in Palenque.

San Cristóbal – Agua Azul – 4.30 Hrs

Agua Azul – Palenque – 1.20 Hrs

Day 4Palenque - Transfer to Airport

After Breakfast (or when you request the service), head to Palenque Airport, where you can continue your journey to any other city or destination in Mexico.

Another option will be to use Villahermosa Airport, which is 2 hours away from Palenque and has many connections with the most important airports in the country. Don’t hesitate to contact us for more information regarding the supplement.

Included: Breakfast in Hotel, Transfer to Palenque Airport.

Palenque – Villahermosa Airport – 1.5 hrs

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