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Tours and Excursions

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Paths wind through the jungle of this immense park to a series of small Mayan temples and all that remains of an ancient port - a lagoon, sheltered beach, and rocky inlet.

The feature attraction of this park includes the spectacular underground river which traverses through a series of caverns on a thrilling adventure some 2,000 feet in length.

The park also contains an amazing aquarium, an aviary, wildlife corner, dolphins and manatees, butterfly farm, turtle farm, crocodile pit, bat cave, botanical garden and a replica of a Mayan village.

Tulum
Tulum dates from the Post-Classic period and is the only Mayan settlement ever discovered to be completely surrounded by a wall and constructed alongside the sea.

Located just 1 hour and 30 minutes south of Cancun and only 45 minutes south of Playa del Carmen, it sits on an incredibly beautiful Caribbean beach. Tulum is small archaeological site, but offers some incredible insight into the life of the Maya. Up until the 1960’s, the only way to get to Tulum was by boat. Now it is one of the Maya world’s most visited.The main structure at the site is The Castle, a pyramid-like building crowned by a temple, which commands magnificent views of the Caribbean Sea.

Chichen Itza
The most important Mayan archeological site at the Yucatan Peninsula, Chichén Itzá became a religious and ceremonial center during the early Post-Classic Maya period (900 A.D -1200 A.D).

During the panoramic ride through the lush green jungle to Chichen Itza, a bilingual guide will explain about the interesting culture and what they will see once at the ruin site. Among other important structures such as the Sacred Well, the Ball Court, the Temple of the Warriors, the Observatory, you will find the main structure pictured above - "El Castillo" the pyramid of Kukulcan, site of the famous equinox phenomenon and also part of the “New 7 wonders” in the World.

Coba
About 25 miles inland from Tulum, deep in the jungle, lies the ancient city of Cobá. Although only a small part of this archeological site has been mapped, experts believe that it was one of the largest settlements in the area and controlled a trade empire during the Classic period.

A network of wide roads starts from the center of the city, linking it to other major cities in the Mayan region. Five shallow lakes provided water to Coba´s inhabitants. The main structure is the Nohoch-Mul pyramid, 24 meters high, it is the tallest ancient structure in the Yucatan peninsula. Parrots, huge tropical butterflies and spider monkeys can be spotted at Cobá, adding to the adventure of exploring the jungle.

Selvatica
Need something unique for your group? What about something adventurous? We will take you just south of Puerto Morelos 12 miles into the jungle to Selvatica, a 247 acre jungle park to enjoy canopy zip lines, mountain biking and swimming in a cenote.

Shopping
Enjoy and shop in the most exclusive boutiques renowned around the world, In Cancun Hotel Zone you will find “La isla Shopping Village”, “Kukulcan Plaza”, “Forum By the Sea”, “Caracol” malls, and in downtown for arts & crafts definitely “Mercado 28 “ is the choice.

In Playa del Carmen, definitely the Folkloric “5ta Aveinda” is the place to shop.

Golf Courses

El Camaleon at Mayakoba
Designed by Greg Norman, El Camaleon is located 45 minutes south of Cancun in the heart of the mystic Riviera Maya. Just minutes from the beautiful beach destination of Playa del Carmen, El Camaleon is the heart of the luxury resort development of Mayakoba. Mayakoba includes resorts such as Fairmont, Rosewood and Banyan Tree.

Golf Club at Moon Palace
This first Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course in the Mexican Caribbean was built in compliance with the USGA and PGA regulations for world-class events. It offers 27 holes which makes maintenance work easier without disturbing players and has three teeing options. Its vegetation and wildlife is abundant and the Club House is spectacular and features two restaurants, tremendous spa facilities and a pool.

Playa Mujeres Golf Club
Playa Mujeres Golf Club features several lagoon and ocean front holes, 4 holes actually play from or towards the beautiful white-sand beaches and turquoise colored Mexican Caribbean.
This 18-hole course was conceived with full respect for both, the naturally abundant fauna and the environmentally sensitive areas that surround it. Great resort course with daily trade winds that demand pinpoint accuracy and challenges; even the most experienced of players. A well appointed clubhouse, on-site pro-shop and expert staff help provide for your every need.

Iberostar Golf Club
Discover world class golf in the Riviera Maya, this par 72 P.B. Dye design incorporates native Mayan jungle and dramatic vertical movement. Narrow fairways, undulating greens and deep bunkers will challenge your game from start to finish.

Facilities include lighted and covered driving range, putting green, and showers and lockers for both men and women. A full service pro shop offers the latest in golf merchandise.
Snacks and drinks on the course and in the club house are included in the green fee.

Riviera Cancun Golf Club
Riviera Cancun Golf & Resort has the support of two prestigious companies, the signature of Palace Resorts and the signature of the legendary Golden Bear, Mr. Jack Nicklaus.

Featuring 75.6 rating and 146 of slope, carved from the terrain’s natural contours, this course boasts strategic bunkering, immaculate greens, stunning layouts of fairways, as well as wooden bridges, an spectacular Mexican-Contemporary Club House to enjoy of the tranquility of the natural reserve that surrounds the course, including the dunes, lakes, mangroves and “tasiste” native palm trees, which are only some of the elements that make this course a visual stunner. Golfers will be especially surprised when playing two of its beautiful oceanview holes.

Hilton Golf Club
Located in Cancun’s famous hotel zone, this course features challenging, narrow fairways and other hazards; especially the crocodiles that live around! You will encounter peacocks, iguanas and ancient Mayan ruins on this course as well. The course is par 72 and 6,700 yards in length and well managed. Other features include: club house, restaurant, pro shop, shower and locker rooms, storage rooms, handicap facilities, motorized golf carts and pull-cart rentals, all rental gear, golf lessons and championship tournaments.