Cancun and Tulum
Planning to come to Mexico? You’ve made a great choice. Mexico is a country that begs to be explored. A country blessed with stunning beaches, amazing history, fascinating traditions, incredible food, and beautiful natural scenery that’s hard to exhaust in just one trip.
$3100 (N1,296,000)-SHARING. $600 (N288,000) extra supplement for single room
DATE: July 27th – August 5th, 2021
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Mexico is known for its rich cuisine and great flavours. Mexican breakfast is a big deal and their most popular breakfast dish is Chilaquiles which are lightly-fried tortillas cut into smaller pieces topped with salsa & a bevy of breakfast foods such as eggs, cheeses, served with a side of refried beans. You also have to try Tacos al Pastor (meaning “in style of the shepherd”) which features thinly sliced pork, with pineapple, coriander leaves, and onions, served on a corn tortilla. Make sure to also try Chiles en nogada, pozole, enchiladas, tamales and elote
Here are some few places to eat:
Tres Galeones (located in Tulum)
The menu of Tres Galeones is recommended to Mexican cuisine lovers. You will be offered mouthwatering prawns, carnitas and tuna. They also have good beer or delicious wine.
This restaurant offers one of the best tacos, lechon asado, pork tacos and omelettes you can find in Mexico. The hallmark of this place is their tasty flans; they also have fresh juices, horchata and coffee
RosaNegra Cancún (Located in Cancún & Tulum)
For International dishes with Mexican fusion, this is the place to be, you’ll like their perfectly cooked juane, baked alaska, their delicious martinis, rose gin or champagne.
Mouth-watering juane, grilled octopus and beef ribs are some of the tasty dishes, you are offered in this restaurant. They also serve good churros, gelato and chocolate cakes. You can also order coffee martini, tequila or wine at their bar.
Mereva Tulum: a 4 star hotel with a posh seaside property offering airy rooms with balconies, the hotel also has a restaurant/bar & an outdoor pool. Enjoy the tranquility, privacy and natural beauty of Caleta TanKah III, the soft sound of waves will wake you up each morning.
Occidental Costa Cancún: a beachside hotel offering a friendly environment with exotic restaurants & gardens, plus a spa, a gym & an outdoor pool. Rooms offer a flat screen TV, a minibar, a concierge and room service are offered at this all-inclusive resort. Free breakfast will also help to make your stay even more special.
Depart Lagos pm to arrive Istanbul 20.45 to arrive Istanbul 06.15am+1
Welcome to Istanbul airport, one of the busiest in the world. We recommend you get an airport lounge to rest as its quite a long lay over here.
Considering the ban on visiting Turkey from Nigeria, we wouldn’t recommend you enter the city of Istanbul during your lay over.
Depart Istanbul 02.00am to arrive Cancun 12 noon.
Arriving Mexico at midday, we’ve got you covered as we’ll help you through immigration and the entire airport procedure. Then we’ll take you to the city of Tulum and have you checked into your hotel room for a much needed rest after a long flight.
It’s time to explore! Starting off with the Tulum beach. It’s a gorgeous beach with stunningly beautiful blue water with white sand. You’ll also stop by the popular “Follow That Dream” sign for a quick photo op for a stunning Instagram picture.
Then you’ll head to Ahau Tulum, for a tropical beach experience as you enjoy the beautiful scenery, you could decide to walk down the beach or explore with a bicycle. You’ll also head to the Vagalume beach club known for its beautiful design & decor; be sure to stop by the indoor area to the beach which has a beautiful ocean view, making for a great photo spot.
You’ll also get to visit the coco beach club, enjoy a few drinks with the beautiful ocean view with pristine sand and turquoise water .
Start the day with a visit to Pablo Escobar’s Mansion, tucked away in Tulum’s Mayan jungle. It’s an art-filled boutique hotel with several contemporary art pieces with vintage furniture. With rooms like the chandelier room, their main bar with a funky black and white design and the scenic views from the rooftop tower is absolutely spectacular!
Next up, Cenote Calavera, this cenote looks like like a skull, (hence the name Calavera, skull in Spanish) best part of this cenote is that starts with a cliff jump to get in, it’s perfect for swimming and scuba diving, you’ll appreciate its crystal clear waters and also take some fantastic pictures.
You’ll take a day trip to Chichen Itza, Chichén Itzá is the most famous and iconic of the Mayan ruins! It became one of the New 7 Wonders of the World in 2009! You’ll be able to check out the pyramid and other beautiful ancient structures to explore, there are also sacred non-swimming cenotes. There are also Mexican restaurants to stop at when you get hungry during the tour.
Take a day trip to the xcaret park, a theme park located in Riviera Maya. Swim in the subterranean concrete sluice or snorkel with a life vest. There are recreational activities at the beach like snorkeling, swimming with dolphins. The park also has a coral reef aquarium turtle nesting site. It’s thrilling and unending fun.
After that you can soak up the sun, walk on white sand and relax while looking at the Mexican Caribbean sea at the Playa delta Carmen beach. It’s a beautiful beach with turtles nests, you can decide to go horse riding, paddling kayaks or swim with dolphins, you’ll can also order food while watching the dazzling sunset, the view is magical.
It’s time to leave Tulum to the city of Cancún for more adventure, so tonight you’ll check into the 4-star Occidental Costa Cancún hotel
The day begins with a panoramic tour of the city of Cancún, you’ll go sightseeing with an open top bus to view the scenery of the city in all its beauty. It’s a magnificent view. After sightseeing, you’ll go on a catamaran cruise, enjoy the breeze, relax and let the boat take you on a ride.
Take today to rest after days of touring, order room service and enjoy more Mexican food. You could also go for some shopping to get some antiques and souvenirs then use the rest of the day to immerse yourself with the city, peek through your hotel window and recount the memories you made both in Tulum and Cancún.
Its time to pack your bags and get set to leave Mexico. We trust you’ve had an amazing time with unforgettable experiences to hold on to. Check out of your hotel room and set sail for your flight back to Lagos. You can always relive tour time in Mexico by coming back with friends or family.
- Flights – (Turkish air)
- 4*/ 5* accommodation
- All meals/ drinks
- Visa support
- Private airport transfers/ Ferry transfers
- Tours stated in the itinerary.
Covid 19 tests x 2
Tours not stated
Meals not stated
This is a guide itinerary and all tours are subject to change due to availability on indicated days or weather conditions