HISTORY, NATURE & FLOATING IN BLISSFUL LAGOONS
Sian Ka'an Muyil
SIAN KA'AN BIOSPHERE RESERVE - MUYIL
Immerse yourself in the rich history and nature of Muyil, an enchanting ancient Mayan site nestled within the lush landscapes of the north of the Sian Ka'an biosphere reserve. With a rich history spanning millennia, this remarkable trading post is assured to entice you to plunge into a voyage through time, delving into the heart of Mayan heritage and ecological wonders.
Strolling amidst the flourishing vegetation, you'll encounter undisturbed temples that stand as keepers of the past. Wander through changing ecosystems, passing by seasonal pools and exuberant vegetation. Ascend to a lookout tower that grants panoramic views of the expansive biosphere, a visual testament to the marvels of nature.
Top off your magical exploration with a delectable local lunch. Refreshed and invigorated, your journey continues as you set sail on a captivating boat ride across lagoons adorned with flooded savannah and intricate mangrove canals. The blend of green hues reflecting on tranquil blue waters creates an enchanting spectacle. Navigate through winding channels unveiling an age-old secret route leading to the open ocean. In ancient times, this waterway thrived as a bustling trade route, adorned with small temples and flourishing birdlife. Engage with history as you cruise along, the echoes of the past intertwined with the vibrant present.
The crystal-clear waters allures you to an unparalleled 'lazy river' adventure. Surrender to the gentle current as you float amidst nature's symphony. Immerse yourself in the melody of birdsong and the soft rustling of reeds, an experience that encapsulates tranquility and wonder. Join us on this remarkable journey, where every step and float is a celebration of the senses, a harmonious dance with the past and present.
Sian Ka´an Biosphere Reserve
Muyil archaeological site
Boat tour of lagoons
Ancient trading canal
Floating in lazy river
Jungle and wetlands´ecology
All entrance fees
Water, fruits and snacks
"Find your self immersed in one of the most beautiful natural places on earth, floating in crystal clear waters, feeling completely relaxed and at one with nature"...
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. pick up
Explore the archaeological site of Muyil
Climb the tallest viewpoint in the reserve (watchtower)
Boat trip across two fresh water lagoons
Floating activity in lazy river (ancient canal)
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. drop off
WHO IS IT FOR?
An excellent excursion for those who want a relaxing and inspiring afternoon while learning about the ecology of the area and the Mayan civilization in half a day
This tour has a great mix of activities at a nice easy pace, apt for all ages, only a short distance from Tulum
Not suitable for pregnant women
We recommend that clients bring comfortable clothes and shoes (sandals ok), bathing suit, sun glasses, towel, camera, binoculars, sun protection (bio degradable, but preferably clothes to aid with sun protection), some cash. Please note that there are no ATM machines in the area, nor do any of the vendors accept credit cards.
The guides appreciate tips for great service, and you are sure to leave with many great memories!
IMPORTANT TO KNOW
Most of our group tours require a minimum of 4 people to run the tour. If we do not hit this minimum, we reserve the right to cancel the tour, in which case we will contact you to offer an alternative tour or send a refund.
Pick Up Time:
Please be aware that we will communicate your pick up time via a personalized email and it will vary from the automatic pick up time sent by the booking platform as we have to calculate it manually depending on your hotel/Airbnb location.
Drop Off Time:
Please be aware that drop off time vary depending on hotel/villas locations and the rhythm of each group.
Each tour should be booked by paying a deposit.
In case of cancellation more than 24 hours before the pickup, we do not charge you any cost and will give you back your deposit.
In case of cancellation between 24 and 12 hours before the pickup México Kan Tours will take your deposit in order to pay for the costs already made.
In case of cancellation less than 12 hours before the pick up or in case of no show we will charge you 100% of the total amount of your tour.
Please be aware that this tour can be cancelled last minute for weather conditions reasons. If we have to cancel, we will offer alternatives or send a full refund.
Credit card payments have a fee up to 7% depending on Credit Cards. We recommend bringing cash.
Our prices are in USD. Please be aware that we work with a monthly based exchange rate for Payments in Pesos or Euros.
When you book your tour, you will receive a confirmation email with all the details.