Private tour to Ek Balam and Rio Lagartos

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WHAT MAKES THIS EXPERIENCE UNIQUE

  • Exclusive tourism
  • Very important archeological site
  • Amazing biodiversity and vegetation
  • Beautiful flamingos

DESCRIPTION

Ek Balam is a lesser known but very important archeological site in the Yucatan Peninsula. During this incredible day your private guide will take you to explore this ancient city where you will see such interesting attractions as the main entrance in the shape of a monster’s mouth, symbolizing the entrance to another world as well as two enormous palaces and the main pyramid which offer unforgettable views of the jungle. You will also visit the main ceremonial square, the oval palace, and one of the ancient worlds largest courts for the sacred life and death ball game. This attraction is incredibly mysterious and less trafficked than the major archeological sites.

The next stop is to Rio Lagartos, a small and friendly fishing port surrounded by an amazing ecosystem with incredible biodiversity. Here you can find the largest nesting ground in the world for pink flamingos and more than 359 species of birds. During the trip by boat you will see all different kinds of animals such as crocodiles, turtles and a variety of tropical mammals that make the reserve their home. Hop in the mud baths surrounding the river and exfoliate your skin in a natural way.

This tour combines archeology with an incredible natural attraction and makes for a complete and unforgettable day.