Chiapas, Mexico

Lacandona Jungle Adventure

Explore ancient Mayan ruins in the middle of Lacandona Jungle in Chiapas, Mexico. Visit the ruins of Yaxchilan, which was an ancient Mayan city located in the bank of Usumancinta River. This ancient city-state grew until it become a regional capital and the dinasty lasted until the beginnings of the 9th century. Also get the chance to visit the ruins of Bonampak which was governed by Yaxchilan. Bonampak is famous for the Temple of Murals, that contains 3 rooms filled with world famous murals. You will also be able to go on a boat tour through the Usumacinta River that borders Mexico and Guatemala.

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Duration

Full Day

Travel Style

Cultural Immersion, Historical Sites and Off the Beaten Path

Languages

English and Spanish

Physical Activity

Moderate activity

Location

Rainforest

Connect

Cell: Limited

EcoExperiencias

Local/Foreign Owned Tour Operator
Starts at:

$96/person

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Speaks: English and Spanish

Highlights

  • Explore the ruins of Yaxchilan and Bonmapak, where you can admire the history left behind by ancient Mayans.
  • Admire the beautiful murals located in Bonmapak's Temple of Murals.
  • Enjoy a boat tour through the Usumacinta River which borders Mexico and Guatemala.

Details

Schedule

Tours start at 6:00 AM.

Availability

Flexible Departure Date
All year

Group

2 travelers minimum

What's Included

Guide

Local guide (not bilingual)

Food

Breakfast and Lunch

Transport

Private van and Boat

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EcoExperiencias

Local/Foreign Owned Tour Operator

EcoExperiencias Tour Operators is a company that was created in 1999 as a project aimed to offer ecotourism experiences in the major cities of Southeast Mexico and the Riviera Maya. It started with an idea of satisfying the dreams of travelers through experiences surrounded by nature, mysticism and harmony of the ancient cultures that flourished in their country.

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Getting There

Transport options

Get picked up (included)
Pickup is available from Palenque.
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