This 9-night tour plunges you into the heart of Mexico’s major archaeological sites: the symbolic monuments of Mexico City, the enigmatic ruins of Teotihuacan, the historic centre of Oaxaca, the pre-Columbian archaeological site of Monte Albán, the pre-Hispanic city of Palenque, the walled city of Campeche, the Mayan remains of Chichen Itza and Uxmal, the pre-Columbian city of Izamal, and the colonial mansions of Mérida.
Your best ruins to visit in Mexico archeology history tour will take you from the Mexican capital to the Yucatán peninsula in the middle of a tropical forest. Your lodgings will include all your meals and travel in an air-conditioned coach. Stops off the beaten track will enhance the discovery of these cultural jewels: Oaxaca’s handicraft market (one of the most lively and colourful in Mexico), a close-up view of the Sumidero Canyon from a boat, the historic centre of San Cristobal, the floating gardens of Xochimilco (also explored by boat), the picturesque villages of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán, the Agua Azul waterfalls, a cocoa museum, meeting with different ethnic groups and Indian communities, as well as tasting the local cuisine.
From €2,417 per person for 10 days and 9 nights. Non-contractual information as of 24 September 2023.
Departure cities: Bordeaux, Brest, Clermont Ferrand, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Montpellier, Mulhouse, Nantes, Nice, Paris, Rennes, Strasbourg and Toulouse.