Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins

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  • No booking fees
  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 16 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 18
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-4626
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • Ends Antigua, Guatemala
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Relax on white-sand beaches.
  • Bask in Caye Caulker sunsets and reggae music.
  • Experience a local homestay.
  • Explore gorgeous colonial Antigua and its colourful markets.
Start in Playa Del Carmen and end in Antigua, the trip "Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins" is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 16 days. You will be touring through Rio Dulce, Antigua, Panajachel and 5 other destinations in Guatemala, Mexico and Belize. "Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins" is a small group trip which will include accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please check the package includes section for more details.

Find your paradise somewhere between the blazing Mexican sun and the cool Guatemalan highlands on this 16-day odyssey. Wander Antigua’s cobblestone streets and its local markets before experiencing the diverse beauty of Lake Atitlán and its Indigenous villages. Geared to the adventurer wanting to capture some of Central America's finest highlights, this trip will ensure that you really pack some punch into those postcards home.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Playa del Carmen
  • Day 2: Playa del Carmen
  • Day 3: Playa del Carmen/Caye Caulker
  • Day 4 - 5: Caye Caulker
  • Day 6: Caye Caulker/San Ignacio
  • Day 7: San Ignacio
  • Day 8: San Ignacio/Flores
  • Day 9: Flores/Rio Dulce
  • Day 10: Rio Dulce
  • Day 11: Rio Dulce/Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 12: Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 13: Antigua Guatemala/Panajachel
  • Day 14: Panajachel/San Juan La Laguna
  • Day 15: San Juan La Laguna/Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 16: Antigua Guatemala
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Simple hotels/hostels (14 nts, most multi-share), local homestay (1 nt).
Meals
  • 2 lunches, 1 dinner
    Note: Allow USD400-520 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Local bus, ferry, boat, private vehicle, taxi, walking.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Guide
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: San Antonio Women's Pottery Cooperative and Local Lunch, San Ignacio
  • Your G for Good Moment: Caribbean Gastronomic Experience "El Manglar", Lívingston
  • Your G for Good Moment: Posadas Mayas Homestay, San Juan La Laguna
  • Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Moment - Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends
  • Your Discover Moment: Playa del Carmen
  • Your Discover Moment: Caye Caulker
  • Your Discover Moment: Antigua Guatemala
  • Your Big Night Out Moment: Antigua Guatemala
  • Guided tour of Tikal
  • Orientation walk in Antigua
  • Beach time in Playa del Carmen and Caye Caulker
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Playa Del Carmen and from Antigua are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 15 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 15 September 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on this tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
  • 2. Physical Grading : 2 - Light Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 3. Travel Style : 18-to-Thirtysomethings Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 4. Service Level : Basic Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.
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