Tour of Rio Lagartos Bio Reserve, Ek Balam and Valladolid

An exceptional tour of one of the world's most unique bio-reserves, Rio Lagartos, a flamingo nesting and breeding sanctuary. This tour also takes you also to the enigmatic Mayan city of Ek Balam, known for its picturesque architecture, as well as to the colonial city of Valladolid, one of Mexico's first post-hispanic cities. A fantastic contrast of two worlds: Mayan and Hispanic.
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Rio Lagartos + Ek Balam + Valladolid All Inclusive Experience, all day tour adventure Amazing !
Great Value, Pick-ups Wednesdays & Fridays only ! Enjoy our Mayan World. Limited time offer Book Today !
$129.00 usd - $116.10 usd
$64.50 usd - $58.05 usd
Children Free
Under 40" tall
Rio Lagartos Reserve and Flamingo Sanctuary, Ek Balam and Valladolid
Our most complete tour takes you to the one of a kind Rio Lagartos National Wildlife Refuge, located on the Gulf Coast of the Yucatan, followed by a comprehensive tour of the Mayan Ruins of Ek Balam and wraps up in the colonial city of Valladolid.

The Rio Lagartos Reserve is home to the largest nesting population of flamingos in North America. The 118,00 acre National Park was established in 1979 and includes everything from coastal dunes to mangrove swamps to tropical jungle and, in addition to the flamingos, is inhabited by more than 200 species of birds as well as sea turtles and jaguars.

The colonial city of Valladolid is renown for its architecture from centuries past and its gastronomic specialties. Tourgoers will also have the unique oportunity to explore the recently discovered Mayan Ruins of Ek Balam, still bursting with secrets from the now-extinct civilization.

Departures from Cancun & Riviera Maya on Wednesdays and Fridays Only
What's included in this Tour
  • Round trip air conditioned transportation from your hotel.
  • Luxury and panoramic coach, two restrooms full equipped.
  • Light gourmet breakfast on board the sightseeing bus, consisting fruit, muffin, natural juice and coffee.
  • English presentations by professional guides.
  • Arrival to Rio Lagartos Bio-Reserve, boat tour enjoy the pink lagoon the beautiful Flamingos and relax around nature.
  • Transfer from Rio Lagartos to Ek Balam archaeological site.
  • Box Lunch on board the sightseeing bus, consisting of turkey or tuna wrap, fruit, chips and soda or juice.
  • Entrance to Ek Balam archaeological site.
  • Our guides are going to explain you the most important facts about this new discover Mayan archaeological site Ek Balam, then free time to enjoy it.
  • Almost at the end of the day a beautiful Colonial surprise Valladolid City!
  • Buffet dinner in "La Casona", a unique buffet style restaurant in Valladolid.
  • Expert bilingual guide (Spanish-English).
  • Unlimited soft drinks, coffee, bottled water and beer while on board the bus.
  • Refreshing facial towels.
  • All taxes
Recommendations for the Tour
  • It is important to bring comfortable clothing, walking shoes, hat, sunglasses, camera, a lot of energy and a large bottle of water (drinks are not included). Remember to bring your bathing suit.
  • Use biodegradable sunscreen and insect repellent. The are shops at the entrance that sell most things you may need, but if possible, bring your own.
  • Please do not forget any of your personal belonging in the vehicle!

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