Tulum Mayan Temples + Tankah Eco-Adventure Park Excursion
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Enjoy a most unique day of adventure at Tankah (Maya word for "the center of town"), one that Mayaland offers you in conjuction with a visit to Tulum , the only Mayan Walled Port in the Caribbean. We will begin our excursion by picking up passengers between 7:00-8:05 am from the lobbies of all Cancun and Riviera Maya hotels. Upon arrival at Tulum, head directly to the world-famous archaeological site for a 1.5 hour visit and have the opportunity to explore it on your own! Our certified guide will introduce you to the history and mysteries of the great Mayan civilization that once developed their culture and tribute to the world’s historical legacy. Your guide will explain the significance of all the historical sites of Tulum – the Mayan word for wall – is indeed a walled fortress. The site has impressive cliffs overlooking the turquoise Caribbean Sea. Discover one of the most beautiful archaeological sites in the world, and the only site in the Mayan Riviera located right by the coastline, that once was a port and a shelter to the coast Mayans in the post classical period. After Tulum visit, our adventure continues in Tankah park, nestled in virgin jungle, encompassing four distinct Cenotes , those "Breathing Holes" of the World's Largest Underground River System that is found beneath the surface of the Yucatan Peninsula . Our visit begins with an offering of fresh fruits of the season. On to the first Cenote Cueva , accessible through a natural jungle trail, you may enjoy our diving platform and venture to ride in a Zip Line from which you may jump into the refreshing waters. Cenote Piraña , which is semi covered, allows sunlight to bathe its waters. You will be in awe and admiration as you swim and discover rock formations of stalactites. The third Cenote, one so large that you can navigate in a canoe and cross by zip-line over its waters. Our visit to the last Cenote will delight and relax you, it will sooth your soul. Enjoy a banquet of local delicacies , including well know Mexican delights as handmade tortillas and guacamole, chicken "Pibil", a Yucatecan traditional concoction. Your visit will be complete once you immerse yourself in the Mayan Village of Tankah, where you will meet and partake with the local Maya people that call Tankah their home.