Ek Balam comes from the Mayan "ek" (black or star) and "balam" (jaguar). This archeological site is located 18 miles north of Valladolid city; a place conformed by unique architectural structures, therefore this zone is considered as one f the most relevant, due to its cultural and artistic wealth.
An experienced tour guide will show you the best places in the site, and will tell about its history while you discover its perfectly designed constructions, which give Ek Balam that unpaired essence. Once the tour is over, we'll take you to Valladolid, where you'll taste a mouthwatering regional meal; additionally we'll take you to meet the Mayan cenote (fresh water sinkhole), where you'll be able to swim and even practice rappel.
Free admission for children of up to 3 years.
Cancelations made with 2 days in advance get 10% penalization. For cancellations made with less than 2 days, no reimbursements are made.
Roundtrip transportation in comfortable units with a/c, personalized attention and amenities included (cooler with bottled water and soda, one per passenger).
Box lunch on board.
Access to Ek Balam archeology zone.
Bilingual certified guide.
Visit to a cenote (45 min. free time).
Bring your tour voucher.
Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, bring a swimsuit, sunscreen, sunglasses and a towel.
Bring cash for buying souvenirs or personal expenses.