Mexico, Guatemala & Belize

21 Day Multi-Country Tour Package through Belize, Guatemala, Mexico

Activities: Culture/Sightseeing, Enjoy Beaches, Explore Mayan Ruins, Touring Cities
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21 days & 20 nights
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Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour

Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour. Three astonishing countries that will give you an unforgettable experience. In this 21-day tour package, see paradisiacal places that offer you the incomparable beauty and Mayan heritage of these countries.

In Mexico, visit amazing Cenotes, the colonial city of Valladolid. Explore the Mayan city of Chichen Itza and its impressive ruins, the ruins of Ek-Balam and the interesting city of Merida. Moreover, the Mayan city of Uxmal and other sites likewise in the area. Other locations of interest will be waterfalls with their beautiful blue waters, in addition to the magical colonial city of San Cristobal de Las Casas, and the spectacular view of the Canyon of Sumidero in the state of Chiapas.  

In Guatemala see natural wonders likewise the beautiful Brava Lagoon. Take a boat rides around and visit the indigenous villages in the highlands. Walk in the colonial city of Antigua Guatemala. Have the incomparable experiences of walking on the active Volcano of Pacaya. Go the colorful island of Flores, and later see the magical Mayan cities of Yaxha and Tikal with their incomparable and impressive temples and ruins. In addition to the opportunity to take an optional helicopter tour to the Mayan city of El Mirador, which is home of the largest pyramid of the Mayan World in terms .

Further, this adventure package finalizes in Belize. A pleasant ride in a water taxi will take you to Caye Caulker, a small and beautiful limestone island off the coast of Belize. Moreover, join a sailing and snorkeling tour of the coral reef.

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Highlights. Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour.

  1. Mayan Cenotes
  2. Ek Balam ruins and Cenote
  3. City of Merida, Mexico
  4. Mayan ruins of Uxmal, Edzna and Palenque, Mexico
  5. Blue water waterfalls, Mexico
  6. Canyon of Sumidero and Chiapa de Corso town, Mexico
  7. Brava Lagoon, Guatemala
  8. Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
  9. Colonial City of Antigua Guatemala
  10. Mayan ruins of Tikal and Yaxha, Guatemala
  11. Coral barrier reef of Belize
  12. Caye Caulker island, Belize

Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour

Itinerary | 21 days & 20 nights
1. Mexico arrival
2. Valladolid
3. Mayan ruins
4. Merida City
5. Cenotes
6. Route of Mayas
7. Edzna ruins
8. Palenque
9. Explore Palenque
10. Agua Azul
11. Canyon
12. Brava Lagoon
13. Lake Atitlan
14. Indigenous Villages
15. Antigua Guatemala
16. Jungle and ruins
17. Tikal
18. El Mirador
19. Small Island
20. Barrier Reef
21. Belize City
Arrival to Cancun.

International airport of Cancun. Firstly and upon arrival, a representative will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel in the romantic colonial city of Valladolid. Secondly, you will have time to rest and relax before starting a trip full of adventures and discovering in Mexico and Central America.

The fort in the colonial city of Valladolid, Mexico. Colonial City Tours.
The fort in the colonial city of Valladolid, Mexico.
Valladolid and Cenote. 

Tour to Dzitnup Cenote. It is a closed type one, so you will enter through a narrow tunnel and a rock-cut staircase.

The light that enters through the opening at the top of the cenote gives the water a turquoise blue hue that illuminates this water mirror and gives it an impressive beauty

View of a Cenote in Mexico from inside. Mexico Adventure tours
Ik-Kil Cenote, Mexico

You will have time to swim and relax inside of this magnificent natural sinkhole. 

Free afternoon in Valladolid. It is a beautiful city of the Yucatan state. We strongly recommend you to assist to the nightly light show organized by the city. The show is in English and in Spanish, and it is free for everyone who would like to see it. 

Light show in the colonial city of Valladolid, Mexico.
Photo of a the nightly light show in the Merida.
Transfer and tours to Chichen Itza and Ek-Balam. 

Firstly, a guide will pick you up from your hotel to take you to the Mayan city of Chichen Itza.

Secondly, with a local guide see the impressive ruins and temples, moreover learn about the Mayan culture. Its ruins correspond to the early Postclassic period (800-1100 AD). Certainly, these ceremonial centers of the Mayan civilization have left their vestiges to be admired in our present time.

The Castle, Mayan Pyramid. Chichen Itza, Mexico. Mayan Tours
View of the Pyramid The Castle, in the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, Mexico

After that, we will drive to Ek-Balam ruins. Start with the magnificent arch and continue with the buildings of the ceremonial center, an oval palace. Finally, appreciate the Mayan ball field.

Mayan Ruins of Ek Balam.
Ancient Mayan city of Ek Balam with the pyramid known as ‘El Trono’ visible in the background near Valladolid, Mexico

Further, swim and admire the amazing Ek-Balam Cenote. It is an impressive open-air ‘Cenote’. Where you can find different attractions, such as swimming inside the cenote, rope jumps and a beautiful waterfall. In conclusion, it is a really impressive and unique experience.

City tour of Merida. 

Your driver will take you to your hotel in the city of Merida.

City Tour of Merida. This tour package will take you through the elegant colonial city of ‘Merida’. The largest city in the ‘Yucatan Peninsula’. Enjoy its architecture and its exquisite gastronomic heritage. In its plaza, you can taste traditional food and drinks from the region.

In Merida, feel the friendliness of the locals in its parks, markets and museums. This city has even been named as the American Capital of Culture due to his great impulse of cultural activities.

During your city tour, you will visit the Great Museum of the Mayan World.

The Marbelous ‘Cenotes’. 

We will drive from Merida to the town of Cuzama where fantastic adventures await you. A fun ride in a horse-drawn carriage will take you along the old trails to this heavenly place. The are has three amazing ‘Cenotes’, a wonder of nature. Discover, through this guided tour, the magic beauty of these cenotes.

Light coming through the ceiling of a cenote in Mexico during a Central America tour package
Sunlight coming through the ceiling of a beautiful Cenote, Mexico.
Cenote De Chelentún:

It is considered one of the prettiest of this area. It has an easy access, so you quickly appreciate the huge dome that shelters this natural wonder. Submerge and relax in its calm, fresh and crystalline waters.

View of a Cenote from inside. Merida, Mexico. Visit Cenotes
Cenote, Merida. Mexico.
Cenote de Chak-Zinik-Ché:

Go down a ten meter wooden staircase where you can admire impressive stalactite formations on the ceiling of the cavern. The roots of the trees fall down to the cool and calm water, and it all gives a charming atmosphere.

Cenote Bolom-Chojol:

The name means “nine mouse holes” for its nine light entrances inside. It is a magical and charming place. Descend a staircase formed by rails, and join the snorkelers who swim into its crystalline turquoise blue waters. 

Ruins of a Maya route. 

Today, we will explore the archaeological sites of ‘Puuc Route’.

Mayan City of Uxmal

Visit together with a professional guide the Mayan city of Uxmal.  Appreciate impressive architectural structures of the ancient Mayans, both buildings and Mayan sculptures. Such as the Fortune Teller pyramid, the Courtyard of the Nuns, the House of the Turtles, and the Platform of the Jaguars. Moreover, see part of the complex of the House of Pigeons and the Temple of the South. In addition to a Mayan ball court.

Mayan City of Uxmal in Mexico. Mexico Tours
View of the palace of the governors and the house of the magician in the Mayan ruins of Uxmal.

It will leave you enchanted and immersed in what once was the ancient Mayan culture in the classical period (200 to 900 AD).

Other Ruins of this route

After that, continue through the Labna ruins. A beautiful arch carved in stone is the entrance to this archaeological site. It shows the impressive architecture of the ancient Mayans. 

The magnificent Mayan site of Uxmal, Mexico.
A magnificent Mayan pyramid of the ruins of Uxmal.

In Sayil, the constructions of the site are varied from palaces with 99 rooms and stone ceilings to small houses for families. You will be amazed at how impressive the Mayan civilization was.

Finally, we will visit Kabah. This archaeological site will also enchant you because of the quality of the carved stones that embellish these ancient Mayan buildings. Importantly, its large temples El Codz Poop, Teocalli Palace and the Great Pyramid will make you imagine life when the Mayan civilization lived here.

Edzna Mayan Ruins and the colonial city of Campeche. 

Today, together with a local guide explore an unique Mayan site. The valley here used to flood during the rainy season, which is why the Mayans created a complex system of ducts to drain the water. 

Now, the valley has a constant humidity that gives it a mystical environment that harmonizes with the temples, buildings and sculptures. Architectural advances of Mayan civilization for its time are certainly remarkable. 

Main plaza in the Mayan ruins of Edzna, Campeche. Mexico. Maya Tours.
Main plaza in the Mayan ruins of Edzna. Campeche, Mexico.

After the archaeological adventure, you will have free time to explore the amazing city of Campeche. A city full of attractions where you can admire its Baroque colonial style, take a walk through its squares and relax. It is a must see while being in Mexico.  

Beautiful colorful colonial buildings in the historic center of Campeche, Mexico.
Beautiful colorful colonial buildings in the historic center of Campeche, Mexico
Transfer to Palenque. 

A private transport will take you from the city of Campeche to your hotel in Palenque. After that, there will be time to rest and relax.

Temple of Inscriptions and the Palace in the Mayan Ruins of Palenque in Chiapas, Mexico.
Temple of Inscriptions and the palace in the Mayan ruins of Palenque in Chiapas, Mexico
Ruins of Palenque. 

Together with a local guide, explore the Mayan city of Palenque. It will offer you a spectacular view of the tropical savannah. Its temples are considered to be one the most beautiful architectural specimens of the ancient Mayan World.

The Mayan temple of the Inscriptions in the Mayan City of Palenque, Mexico. Maya tours in Mexico.
Temple of Inscriptions, the most important temple in the Mayan ruins of Palenque, Mexico.

Sculpted stones, and preserved hieroglyphs are some of the wonders that you will be able to appreciate in this site.

Palenque also possesses dozens of beautiful springs and waterfalls. Without a doubt, this tour is an unparalleled experience for any traveler who is interested to go off the beaten path. 

Blue Water Waterfalls and San Cristobal. 

In this day, visit the wonderful Blue Water Waterfalls and the colonial city of San Cristóbal de Las Casas.

Visit the Agua Azul Waterfalls. A private transport will take you on just over an hour commute to visit the wonderful ‘Agua Azul’ waterfalls. They are formed by the tributaries of three rivers. The beautiful indigo blue color of the water is formed by dissolved carbonates salts.

Panorama of Agua Azul waterfall near Palenque in Chiapas, Mexico
Panorama of Agua Azul waterfall near Palenque in Chiapas, Mexico

The mountainous vegetation and petrified fallen tree trunks give a beautiful landscape and a magical atmosphere of relaxation and peace in all its surroundings.

Classic Spanish colonial architecture on display in San Cristobal De Las Casas in Chiapas, Mexico. Mexico Travel
Classic Spanish colonial architecture on display in San Cristobal De Las Casas in Chiapas, Mexico

Transfer to San Cristóbal de Las Casas. A private transport will take you to this beautiful colonial city where you can rest, explore the city and try some of the best Mexican traditional food.

Sumidero Canyon and Chiapa de Corso town. 
Sumidero Canyon

Visit one of the best natural wonders in Mexico. This canyon is one of the main attractions of the state of Chiapas. The beauty of this canyon is comparable to the Grand Canyon in Arizona, USA as its walls can measure up to a thousand meters high, and it is fed by the ‘Grijalva’ river.

El Sumidero Canyon, Chiapas. Mexico.
Aerial view of the Sumidero Canyon in Chiapas, Mexico

During this boat tour, admire the flora and fauna of the place and observe species such as crocodiles, spider monkeys and green parakeets, among others.

There are five wonderful lookouts, from where it is possible to enjoy the fantastic view of this canyon created by twelve million years of erosion that have left a natural wonder for visitors.

Tour boats and tourists travel through the Sumidero Canyon Chiapas, Mexico
Tour boats and tourists travel through the Sumidero Canyon Chiapas, Mexico
Chiapa de Corso, one of the magical towns of the state. 

After the boat adventure through the Sumidero Canyon,  explore the small town of ‘Chiapas de Corzo’. With an architectural ensemble in the style of the centuries XII, XIV and XV, this city will remind you of the pre-Hispanic and Spanish culture.

During the city tour, admire its crafts, such as lacquer and wood carving, and its squares and historical monuments. It is a very picturesque small town, as a result they consider it to be one of the magical towns of the state to Chiapas. 

Brava Lagoon, Guatemala. 

Firstly, we will drive to Guatemala, secondly visit the Brava Lagoon. The amazing lagoon is located in the highest mountain chain of Central America. So, the views are absolutely amazing.  

This unique lagoon has many interesting qualities, such as maintaining a constant mist and a beautiful turquoise blue color. Its water is so crystalline that you can see its depth and purity at simple sight.

Amazing mountains landscape in Guatemala
Amazing mountains landscape in Guatemala

The tranquility of the water and the landscape around is a magical experience for nature lovers. A magical location surrounded by mountains, completely isolated from civilization.

It is a paradise as such, and its surroundings full of flora and fauna, such as migratory birds, wild pigs, armadillos, deer and tigrillos. So, the lagoon shows its natural beauty at its best.

Drive to Lake Atitlan. 

Travel to Lake Atitlán. Firstly, your driver will take you to Lake Atitlan, and secondly you will take a boat to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to rest and relax. 

Sunrise panorama of Lake Atitlan in Guatemala, Central America. Boat tours Lake Atitlan.
Sunrise panorama of Lake Atitlan in Guatemala, Central America
Lake Atitlan, and Mayan villages. 

Lake Atitlan has been recognized as one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. The environment and its incomparable landscape are surrounded by three volcanoes: Atitlán, Tolimán and San Pedro.

View of San Marcos La Laguna and surrounding mountains in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Hikes in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala.
Lake Atitlan mountainous shoreline with a view of San Marcos, Guatemala.

The blue of the sky, its deep blue waters and the tranquility of its fresh air that blows around, as well as the flora and fauna of its surroundings and the small boats that can be seen throughout its 18 kilometers in length, are worth visiting.

Boat tour Lake Atitlan

In this boat ride tour, you will be able to stop at three of its indigenous towns and get to know their people and unique Mayan culture. Each one with unique culture of their own. Appreciate their crafts, typical clothing and customs of the ancient Mayans that today are kept alive in these little towns.

Sunset over Santa Cruz La Laguna on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Indigenous villages
Sunset over Santa Cruz La Laguna on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala, Central America

Each one has breathtaking viewpoints where you will enjoy the beauty of the lake landscape.

Colonial City of Antigua Guatemala. 

Your private transport will take you from Lake Atitlán to your hotel in the colonial city of Antigua Guatemala.

City Tour of Antigua Guatemala. The most beautiful colonial city in the whole continent. It was the capital of the former kingdom of Guatemala, and Central America. 

The arc in Antigua Guatemala with Volcano de Agua at the background. Antigua Guatemala Tours
Colonial architecture in ancient Antigua Guatemala city, Central America, Guatemala

Today its colonial buildings, mansions, baroque churches, indigenous markets, hotels and restaurants, all in colonial style, will give you a delightful experience. Likewise, its squares, parks and cobbled streets that give a splendid touch to this beautiful city.

Colonial architecture in Antigua Guatemala with the Volcano de Agua in the background. Discover Guatemala and Belize
Colonial architecture in ancient Antigua Guatemala.
Off the beaten path, Yaxha…

Firstly, a driver will take you to the airport of Guatemala City. Later, take a domestic flight to the island of Flores where another driver will take you to the jungle, off the beaten path.

Tour to the Mayan city of Yaxha: You will be amazed by the archeology of the ancient Mayan World, its impressive temples and sculptures. In addition to the jungle canopy of the Mayan Biosphere Nature Reserve.

View of one of a Mayan Temple in Yaxha. Jungle tour
Mayan temple in Yaxha, Guatemala.

The largest temple reaches an incomparable view of the Lagoon. In addition to the beautiful landscapes around it, the flora and fauna preserved in this beautiful region are the perfect complement to this mystical city of the Mayan civilization.

It is not uncommon to hear the screams of the howler monkeys, certainlya special complement during the tour of this magical Mayan City.

Tikal, a Mayan Treasure.

The most representative city of the Mayan Civilization and the ancient Mayan world is Tikal.

Panorama of the Mayan city of Tikal, Guatemala. View from Temple IV. Tikal Tours
Panorama of the Mayan city of Tikal, Guatemala

Today your tour package will take you through this wonderful Mayan city. With more than three thousand structures, its ruins, including temples, palaces, residences, altars, causeways, squares, and ball fields of the ancient Mayans

The main plaza in the Mayan City of Tikal, Guatemala.
Famous ancient Mayan temples in Tikal National Park, Guatemala, Central America

It has high temples, such as the Great Jaguar, a true wonder submerged in the jungle. Moreover, the abundant flora and fauna of the surroundings make the tour through the Mayan city of Tikal an unforgettable experience.

Jaguar in the jungles of Guatemala.
Jaguar in the jungles of Guatemala.
The biggest Mayan City of the Mayan world, El Mirador. 

Choose the optional helicopter tour to the great Mayan city of El Mirador, and travel to the very heart of the jungle where this impressive Mayan city is submerged.

Helicopter overflying the lost Mayan city of El Mirador in a Guatemala tour package
Helicopter overflying the lost Mayan City of El Mirador, Guatemala.

From the top of its pyramids you can see the splendor of the horizon. Its huge pyramid, ‘La Danta’ of seventy-two meters, is the highest of the continent, and it is even surpassing in terms of volume the pyramid of ‘Cheops’ in Egypt.

The pyramid La Danta in the Mayan City of El Mirador, Guatemala. Helicopter tours

Experts claim that it is the largest construction in the ancient Mayan world. El Mirador is a complex of structures, pyramids, temples and sculptures, and it is immersed in the Mayan Biosphere and accompanied by its flora and fauna.

Jungle trek in Mayan jungle ruins in Mexico. Adventure Travel
Adventure travel in jungle ruins. 

El Mirador is home to the jaguar, puma, lizards, deer, the harpy eagle and many more species. Price per person of this optional tour: $450

Island of Caye Caulker in Belize. 

Today you will travel from the island of Flores to the water taxi station in Belize City.
Take a pleasant ride in the beautiful waters of the Caribbean Sea until you reach the beautiful small island of Caye Caulker. Rest and relax, tomorrow the next day you will have a snorkeling adventure. 

Sunset sky reflection in water with old wooden jetty, Belize.
Sunset sky reflection in water with old wooden jetty, Belize.
Sailing and snorkeling tour in the Coral Barrier Reef of Belize.

Take a boat tour around the paradise island of Caye Caulker. Crystal clear turquoise waters, blue sky and white sand make a true paradise for visitors. Snorkeling adventure, the crystal clear waters of the island allow you to fully appreciate the beauty of its coral reef, the second largest in the world.

Underwater view of whale shark swimming with fish. Snorkeling and diving tours.
Underwater view of whale shark swimming with school of fish

The Hol Chan Marine Reserve and surroundings will give you the best chance to snorkel and swim. You will see rays, turtles, moray eels, barracudas, seahorses, starfish and an infinity of marine species and little fish that make up the beautiful reef and its wonderful colors.

Woman snorkeling in clear water in the ocean.
Snorkeling in clear water in the barrier reef.

This is an unmissable adventure in this paradise.

Departure from Belize City.

Sadly, your tour package ends today. Take a water taxi back to Belize City where your private transportation will drive you to the international airport of Belize City for your flight back home.

Tropical Caribbean beach destination of Ambergris Caye in Belize.
Tropical Caribbean beach destination of Ambergris Caye in Belize

Would you like to customize your own itinerary? If so, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to assist you, and answer any questions you may have. 

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Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour

 

Price $3,850 per person

Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour
  • Domestic FlightsGuatemala City to Flores Island. One way.
  • 20 Nights Hotel AccommodationHotels carefully selected for you
  • Drivers and guidesDrives and local on-site professionals guides for the tours listed in this Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour.
  • Entrance FeesFor all the tours in the itinerary
  • Private transportationDoor to door private transportation service throughout this Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour.
  • Boat Rides and water taxisFor the boat transfers listed in the itinerary
  • FoodDaily breakfast
  • Price does not includedInternational flights. Personal, travel and cancellation insurance. And, other expenses than indicated
  • Mexico Guatemala Belize Tour. This price is based in 8 guests