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Chiapas Adventure Holidays

Mexico: Mayans, Aztecs & Conquistadors

Chiapas
15 Days from $ 4,649

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Pre-Columbian temples, colonial towns, highlands and jungles.

Culture

Mexico: Mayans, Aztecs & Conquistadors Day of the Dead Festival (Oaxaca)

Chiapas
16 Days from $ 5,549

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Pre-Columbian temples, colonial towns, highlands and jungles.

Culture
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Mexico: Mayans, Aztecs & Conquistadors Day of the Dead Festival (Romerillo)

Chiapas
16 Days from $ 5,049

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Pre-Columbian temples, colonial towns, highlands and jungles.

Culture

A great trip that could have been SO much more! My husband & I mostly enjoyed the first half of this trip, chosen especially to see the Day of The Dead celebrations in Mexico. The accommodation was pretty good throughout with some lovely colonial hotels, some with lovely swimming pools. Unfortunately we often arrived far too late in the afternoon, to enjoy those facilities and the next day we were off again on the tour. Very disappointing.

Travelling for the whole trip in a minibus (this was mentioned in the trip notes to be fair, but we have never had to endure this in any 7 of our previous Exodus trips, always having had much larger coaches) with no spare seats, unable to be fully comfortable or recline our seats, on some very long journeys (albeit with comfort breaks) spoilt the trip for us. Being in very close quarters with our group for several hours each day, some of whom we felt were selfish & insensitive to the needs of their fellow passengers, was at times, a strain & caused a lot of tension.

In retrospect I think the tour could perhaps should be cheaper and split into two separate trips. So that those who wish to experience the Day of the Dead in Oaxaca can and perhaps add on another separate tour with the Yucatan & Mayan pyramids for those that want to experience the history. The first half with maybe more time in Mexico City to experience all that it has to offer.

We are no strangers to ‘full on’ Exodus trips, having been to Peru last year,also China, Russia, Cuba & India twice. However this trip felt exhausting to us, mainly because of the travelling conditions in the minibus, nearly all the road journeys were longer than the ‘estimates ‘ in the trip notes. It was also very unfortunate I was ill in Oaxaca & had to see a doctor for antibiotics and steroids. To be honest we felt that to appreciate the country, more time is need in some of the towns – Merida & Campeche especially.

Ruth Green Mexico: Mayans, Aztecs & Conquistadors Day of the Dead Festival (Oaxaca)

My 3rd trip with Exodus and they just keep om getting better !! The itinerary was really diversified and days were all extremely interesting. May was a great time to travel as we missed the rainy spell. Highly recommended!!

Patricia Arlt Mexico: Mayans, Aztecs & Conquistadors

This was a very comprehensive tour from Mexico City to the Yucatan Peninsular visiting many amazing archaeological sites, colonial cities, markets, churches and seeing different local products being made. It also gave us the opportunity to sample a wide range of different Mexican foods including a lesson on how to prepare, cook and present a typical Mexican meal. Also interesting to see the varied wildlife and often stunning scenery.

Dennis Jenkins Mexico: Mayans, Aztecs & Conquistadors