Mexico Organised Trips

Chichen Itza

Founded in 514 AD, Chichen Itza was once the Mayan capital and has been named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. On this fascinating tour you will enjoy a two hour guided tour and one hour of free time to explore at your own pace. See the Majestic Observatory, the Sacred Cenote (where sacrifices took place), The Ball Court and the Pyramid of Kukulcan. After a buffet lunch you visit the Ik-kil Cenote where you can swim or just relax before returning to your hotel.

Duration:

Full day

Price: Group tour from £115 per person
Included/Excluded:

Includes: Transfers, continental breakfast on bus (juice, coffee, sweet rolls and fruit), buffet lunch, beverages (soft drinks, water, coffee, juice, beer, wine and tequila). Excludes: Tips.

What to take:

Swimwear in case there's time to stop at a cenote.

Other information:

Departs daily

Mexico City Tour & Pyramids

Enjoy a tour of Mexico city, visting the main square, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the National Palace, before heading north to the 2000 year old city of Teotihuacan. Built between the First and Seventh-Centuries, this mystical holy city was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987. Witness the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon and other incredible structures that line the main thoroughfare – the Avenue of the Dead. Explore pre-Hispanic ruins and temples such as the Temple of Quetzalcoatl and the Temple of the Butterflies before returning to Mexico City.

Duration:

Full day

Included/Excluded:

Includes: Transfers, English-speaking guide. Excludes: Food, beverages, tips.

Other information:

Departs daily

Pyramids & Basilica Church

Drive north out of the capital towards the ancient city of Teotihuacan. Witness the incredible temples, pyramids and ruins of this almost 2000 year old UNESCO World Heritage Site including the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon, Temple of the Butterflies and Temple of Quetzalcoatl. On your return to Mexico City visit the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, a Roman Catholic church and national shrine located in the north of Mexico city.

Duration:

6 hours

Included/Excluded:

Included: Transfers, English-speaking guide. Excluded: Food, beverages.

Other information:

Departs daily.

Tequilla & Distilleries

Depart for the city of Tequila enjoying the view of a maguey plantation where the Tequila Weber blue agave is grown – the plant that the famous Mexican drink tequila is made from. In the city visit a downtown historic distillery and then discover the process for making tequila in another, more modern distillery. Take the chance to taste different varieties of the drink, which can only be made in the Mexican state as well as a few select regions outside the state.

Duration:

Half day

Included/Excluded:

Included: Transfers, English-speaking guide. Excluded: Food, beverages.

Other information:

Departs daily.

Tulum Express

Tulum sits on the southeast coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, about 80 miles south of Cancun. During this half day tour visit the stunning Mayan ruins which are set on the edge of the cliff overlooking the Caribbean Sea. The two hour visit to the ruins will be made up of a one hour guided tour and one hour at leisure during which you could continue exploring, go for a swim or visit the market and shop for arts and crafts.

Duration:

Half day, with two hours at Tulum.

Price: Group tour from £55 per person
Included/Excluded:

Included: Guided tour with English-speaking guide. Excluded: Food, beverage, tips.

Other information:

Departs daily.

Ultimate Xcaret Xperience

The majority of our guests choose to stay at the Occidental At Xcaret Destination resort due to its location to the Xcaret Eco-park, a real family-friendly attraction. We highly recommend booking the Unlimited Xcaret Xperience (UXX) which allows free unlimited access and multi-entrance to the park throughout your stay, a 10% discount at the park’s food outlets and resort credit to use at either the resort or park. Other benefits include a complimentary minibar, refilled daily and a bottle of tequila in your room.

Price: Price from £149 per person.
Other information:

Only available to book by guests staying at the Occidental Grand Xcaret Resort

NB: Resort credit comes in the form of vouchers that can be used as discount against certain certain services and tours throughout the resort and at the Xcaret and Xel-Ha parks.