(9 Days - Departs Daily on a Private Basis) Mexico City, Merida & the Yucatan, Riviera Maya
Mexico is a wonderful destination for families of all ages. Our recommended family tour includes Mexico City and the surrounding region, impressive Mayan ruins, and time at a luxury beach resort. Fun and educational activities are incorporated such as a visit to a Mayan home, a private tour of Chichen Itza (one of the new Seven Wonders of the World), a festive boat ride in the Xochimilco canals in Mexico City, a tour of the best markets, time for swimming in the freshwater cenotes in the Yucatan and relaxing at the beach on the Rivera Maya. This tour can be fully customized to suit your family’s specific interests, needs, schedule and age range.
Begin in Mexico City, the sophisticated and vibrant capital of Mexico. Your expert guide and private driver will show you the very best of the city and provide a wonderful link to the local history and culture. Visit excellent museums, such as the Museum of Anthropology; explore a variety of neighborhoods, including those best known for their beautiful residences, colorful markets, art galleries and boutiques, and highly recommended restaurants. See murals, explore ruins such as Templo Mayor and the pyramids at Teotihuacan, and take a private canal cruise through the floating gardens at Xochimilco. Accommodation will be at the city’s leading luxury hotel.
Next, continue to Merida for several days spent exploring surrounding Mayan villages and ruins. Accommodation is at the best luxury hacienda properties in the region. With your private guide and driver, browse colorful markets, take a cruise through the mangroves at a flamingo sanctuary, visit local Mayan homes and villages, and, if desired, take a cooking class at a renowned Yucatan cooking school.
Finally, enjoy several relaxing days at an exclusive luxury beach resort on the Riviera Maya with a morning spent exploring the ancient ruins of Tulum or enjoying active touring in the region.
Arrive Mexico City
Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights
Full-day private tour
Morning excursion to Teotihuacan or continue private city touring with private boat ride in Xochimilco. Evening tickets to cultural performance
Mexico City – Merida
Private transfer and flight to Merida for 3 nights. Private introductory city tour
Private tour of Merida, nearby ruins and local Mayan villages
Private excursion to flamingo sanctuary or cenotes
Merida – Chichen Itza – Riviera Maya
Private transfer to Riviera Maya for 3 nights. Tour Chichen Itza en route
At leisure at resort
Private morning tour of Tulum or visit to caves or snorkelling
Depart Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Private airport transfer
Four Seasons Mexico City or St. Regis Mexico City
Rosewood Mayakoba or Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Per person - four travelers (double occupancy)
Per person - two travelers (double occupancy)
The Artisans of Leisure Style of Travel:
Private touring with your own personal guides and drivers
Preferred rooms in the very best luxury hotels
Firsthand, sophisticated destination knowledge and recommendations from our travel specialists
Itineraries that are customized according to your interests and schedule
Artisans of Leisure upgrades and amenities
A seamless travel experience, including all logistics, skipping lines during touring whenever possible, restaurant and spa reservations, performance tickets, private airport transfers, internal transportation, VIP and fast-track airport assistance in many destinations
Around-the-clock support in each destination during your trip
Unique, insider travel experiences and access to the Artisans of Leisure network of experts around the world
All Artisans of Leisure tours are private and depart daily.
Please Contact Us for more information regarding the above tour, or to begin customizing your own itinerary.