Duration: 7 days
Category: Adventure and culture
Language: English and Spanish
Come and discover the beauty of the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico! Bike 7 days through the Peninsula from its jungle to the Caribbean. Discover all the beauty it has to offer. Indulge yourself in Mexico’s second largest national park, the Sian Ka´an Biosphere Reserve. Kayak here and explore the beautiful nature.
Snorkel in the Mayan reef, the world’s second longest coral reef. You can also cool down in the crystal clear waters of the cenotes. Next to that you will visit the archaeological sites like Coba,Tulum and the ancient Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza. Also visit colonial towns like the amazing Valladolid.
Day 1: Arrival at Cancun
You will be welcomed by your professional naturalist guide in Cancun. By ground transportation we will go to Chichén Itzá where upon arrival you will get a briefing about the activities and other important information. Afterwards check in at Mayaland Hotel or similar. In the evening, enjoy a light and sound show at Chichen Itza.
Day 2: Chichén Itzá – Valladolid
Early morning we will visit Chichén Itzá Ruins. Afterwards, enjoy the scenic bike ride to Valladolid where you will be able to ride through local Mexican villages. Check in Hotel Meson del Marques or similar. (59 Km. – 36.66 Miles)
Day 3: Valladolid – Ek Balam
In the morning, we cycle to Ek Balam archeological site. After enjoying this beautiful site, we cycle back to Valladolid for a city tour and a visit to the museum. For dinner you will find a variety of dining options you can choose from in Valladolid. Overnight in Meson del Marques or similar.
(59 Km. – 36.66 Miles)
Day 4: Valladolid – Coba
After breakfast we will cycle to Coba. Along the way, we refresh ourselves in the impressive Tamcach Ha cenote. After visiting Coba archaeological site there is an optional zip line tour which can be enjoyed as well. We will travel to Tulum in van and check in for the overnight in Hotel Los Lirios or similar. (70 Km. – 43.50 Miles)
Day 5: Tulum
Start the day with an early bird watching tour (optional). Continue the tour by riding to Tulum archaeological Site. One of the most beautiful places of the Riviera Maya. You can learn more about the rich Mexican Culture and take spectacular photos. Afterwards, grab the opportunity to refresh in the crystal clear waters of a cenote and cycle back to Hotel Los Lirios or similar.(25 Km. – 15.53 Miles)
Day 6: Sian Ka’an – Tulum
Morning bike ride to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve to kayak in wetlands and learn more about the area. In the afternoon, enjoy Tulum beach and transfer in air-conditioned van to Cancun Hotel Marriot Courtyard or similar. (56 Km. – 43.50 Miles)
Day 7: Cancun – Cancun Airport
After breakfast transfer by van to Cancun International Airport for your flight back home.
Bike rental ($ 100 USD/$ 1,650 MXN)
Helmet and bike shoes
Lunches and dinners
Cycling gear (helmet, pedals, thermos, etc)
Comfortable clothes and shoes
Hat and sunglasses
Biodegradable insect repellent and sunblock
Hygienic personal stuff