The pre-Hispanic city of Chichen Itza was the most prominent capital of the Mayan area at the end of the Classic period and the beginning of the Postclassic period.
Celestun Nature Reserve
- Adults Ages 3+
- Infant Ages 0-3
See the most important groundwater basin in Yucatan
This reserve is located at the mouth of the most important groundwater basin in Yucatan, which coincides with the ring of the Cenotes and the Ria Lagartos.
Depart early from your Merida hotel and commence the journey to Celestún is a city in Yucatán, Mexico. It is located in the northwest corner of the state. In addition to fishing, Celestun also produces salt, as it has done since pre-Columbian times . Tourism is also becoming an increasingly important part of the city’s economy, as the community has many miles of sandy beaches and abundant wildlife.
“Celestún Biosphere Reserve,” a wetland reserve that is the winter home of large flocks of flamingos, as well as many herons and other bird species. This location is located within the ecoregion of Petenes mangroves. The Celestun ecosystem is unique due to the combination of freshwater from the estuary and saltwater from the Gulf of Mexico.
- Departure at 09:00 hrs at your hotel.
- Arrival at Celestun at 10:40 approx. the guide will buy entry tickets for all groups.
- Will visit for 1:30 hours aboard boat hours.
- Will visit with a specialized bilingual guide.
- Lunch with seafood, (drinks at an extra cost).
- Round trip transportation from your hotel.
- Arrive at Merida City to 16:00 Hrs approximately.
This itinerary is approximate
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
- Infant meals not included.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult.
- Take comfortable clothes.
- Driver / Bilingual Certified Guide (English – Spanish).
- Hotel pickup and drop-off.
Departure at 09:00 hrs approximately from your hotel. Please wait in the lobby 10 minutes before that the hour of pick up indicated. The guide will call you by your first and last name upon arrival at the hotel lobby, he will ask you to show the coupon, he will reconfirm the destination to visit and includes of the tour.