Tours

Aztecs, Maya & Cuban son

Tenochtitlan,” as the Aztecs called the metropolis at the heart of their tribute empire, has always had the capacity to astonish outsiders. Mexico City, whose foundations are lying on top of the ancient Aztec city, still mesmerizes its visitors. Another important culture in the Mexican history the Mayan, whose ruins are scattered along the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. Both Mayan and Aztec ruins are proof of the advancements reached by these pre Hispanic cultures, in fields such as astronomy, agriculture, cultural just to name a few.

 

 

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DAY 1:         ARRIVAL MEXICO

Arrival to Mexico City and transfer to the hotel Lunch and Dinner are not included. Overnight

 

 

DAY 2:        MEXICO – TEOTIHUACAN

Transfer to train station departs to Bukhara (train Afrosiab dep at 07:30 arr at 11:17). In the afternoon Breakfast at the hotel, Visit to the site of Teotihuacan, Guadalupe Shrine and Three Culture Square: Few cities in the world have been considered worthy of being inhabited by gods, who are accustomed to occupying loftier realms than those people by mere mortals. It was the most prestigious city of the Classical period. Guadalupe Shrine: Over 460 years ago, the legend says that this place was blessed with the appearance of Virgin Mary to an Aztec Indian in Mexico. Return to the hotel.Lunch and Dinner are not included

 

 

DAY 3:        MEXICO CITY - MERIDA         

Breakfast at the hotel, Transfer to the airport to take flight to Merida (FLIGHT TICKET IS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR PRICES) Arrival to Merida and transfer to the Hotel. Day at leisure in Merida.

 

 

DAY 4:        CHICHEN - ITZA- CANCUN 

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Chichén-Itzá, In this place, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, you will be transported to  pre-Hispanic times. You will visit among other buildings The Pyramid of Kukulkan is one of the most iconic examples of Maya architecture of all time. Each year, during the spring and autumn equinoxes, the famous feathered serpent slides down the steps of the temple showcasing the precise coordination with which the Maya were able to harmonize nature and their surroundings. Lunch is included on the tour Route to Cancun. Overnight

 

 

DAY 5:        CANCUN-HAVANA

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the airport to take flight to La Havana (flight ticket are not included in our prices). Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Overnight

 

 

DAY 6:        HAVANA-CIENFUEGOS

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the city of Cienfuegos, called the Pearl of the South, which highlights the perfect layout of its streets and buildings of high architectural value, which reveal the splendor of a culture with a strong French accent. Visit the Tomas Terry Theater and the Valle Palace, where you will learn about the beautiful legend that is associated with construction. Lunch in a restaurant of the zone. In the afternoon visit and enjoy one of the most unique ecosystems of our country Located to the southeast of the beautiful Cienfueguera Bay where you can see the colonies of Pink Flamingos, Florida ducks and other migratory species. It is also the largest shrimp farm in Cienfuegos. Boating by the natural lagoon or promenade for enjoyment of the area. Dinner at the hotel.  

 

 

DAY 7:        CIENFUEGOS – TRINIDAD – SANCTI SPIRITUS

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure towards Trinidad, a city that with its streets tied to the middle, its Plaza Mayor and its architecture seems to have stopped in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and was declared in 1988, by UNESCO a World Heritage Site. Visit the Romantic Museum and the Bar La Canchánchara, where you can taste a typical welcome drink. Continue the journey to Sancti Spiritus. Lunch and dinner included

 

 

DAY 8 :       SANCTI SPIRITUS - SANTA CLARA 

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Santa Clara. Panoramic tour through the mountainous Escambray mountain range, one of the most important mountain ranges in the country; passing through Manicaragua, settlement of communities of cultivators of the famous Cuban tobacco and the rich coffee. In transit, you can see the tobacco plantations of the area. Walk along Lake Hanabanilla, Cuba's only mountain lake. Lunch at a local restaurant. Continue the trip to Santa Clara. Dinner at the hotel. Overnight

 

 

DAY 9:        SANTA CLARA - VARADERO

Breakfast at the hotel. Tour of the city of Santa Clara, the capital of central Cuba, with a tour of the patrimonial route of the city, which includes the Carmen Park where the villa was founded in 1685 and Leoncio Vidal Park. Visit Ernesto Che Guevara Square, a meeting place with one of the most prominent and charismatic personalities in contemporary world history, where the Museum and the Memorial that bears his name are located. Visit to the monument to the action against the Armored Train. Lunch in a restaurant of the zone. Continue to Varadero. Noche en hotel de Varadero 

 

 

DAY 10:      VARADERO - DEPARTURE      

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Havana airport to take flight home

 

 

 

 

PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:

- Transfer Airport –Hotel – Airport in Seat-in Coach in English / Spanish
- All Tours mentioned on the program in Seat-in Coach in English / Spanish in air conditioned minivan or vehicle 
- All entrance Fees for the visits mentioned on the Program
- Lodging in mentioned hotel or similar category depending on the availability 
- Breakfast  all days
- Maximum 2 children sharing same room with 2 adults (no extra beds are guaranteed)   
- Saturday and Sunday Telephone assistance in English (based in Mexico City)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

**Rates are quoted in USD on per person basis and subject to change without prior notice**

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