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The Sisal Tour

15 Night Itinerary from £4,9764,823$5,967

Private Individual Tour

 

Opulent country Haciendas are now luxury hotels for you to experience. Visit massive Mayan pyramids, archaeological sites, colonial cities and unwind by the Caribbean Sea

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Travel Route

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the Yucatan in style, staying at deluxe sisal haciendas 
  • Enjoy luxury haciendas with colonial era decoration, architecture and furniture
  • Visit impressive Mayan Pyramids at numerous archaeological sites
  • Stay close by to avoid the crowds at Chichen Itza and Uxmal
  • Take an optional excursion to see the pink flamingos at Celestun
  • Relax on the Caribbean coast at a luxury beach resort

We can modify and adapt this tour itinerary according to your preference or start afresh completely. Contact us so we can provide a guaranteed price for this tour, based on your preference of hotels, transport, excursions and flights.

The Sisal Tour
Travel Itinerary

Cancun & Merida - 4 Nights

Day 1 - Fly to Cancun

Day 2 - Travel to Merida

Days 3-4 - Hacienda San Jose, Merida

Day 1

Fly to Cancun

Departure on a daytime flight direct to Cancun. You will be met and taken to your hotel in Cancun an overnight stay.


Day 2

Travel to Merida

Travel by road to Hacienda San Jose, located just outside Merida, an old colonial Hacienda with extensive grounds that has been lovingly converted into a deluxe country hotel. We stay for 3 nights.

The stunning rooms have high ceilings and unique décor evoking the splendour of the past, with exposed beams, beautiful wooden beds and cool tile floors. The stonewalls hold woven cotton hammocks, for which Yucatan is famous, allowing you to sleep in the Mayan style if you wish. Public facilities include a large swimming pool, bars, 5 different dining areas, lush gardens to explore and an authentic feel of understated luxury.

The Hacienda is the perfect place to relax or use as a base to explore the surrounding sites and colonial Merida.


Day 3

Merida

Day at Leisure at Hacienda San Jose. Enjoy the facilities of the Hacienda or explore nearby Merida. Other optional excursions are available.


Day 4

Merida

At leisure.

Uxmal & Campeche - 3 Nights

Day 5 - Uxmal and Campeche

Day 6-7 - At leisure at Hacienda Campeche

Day 5

Uxmal and Campeche

Today we visit the Puuc archeological site of Uxmal, considered to be the regional administrative and religious centre in the 7th to 10th century. Discover the intricately decorated walls and well preserved House of the Magician. We also visit the extensive Puuc site of Kabah. We continue to the colonial city of Campeche staying at the Hacienda Campeche for 3 nights, a luxurious base to explore this lesser-visited gem of the city.


Day 6

At leisure at Hacienda Campeche

The Hacienda Campeche is perfectly located in the centre of Campeche. The rooms have been restored in their original style with high ceilings, wooden beams, hammocks and colourful wall decorations. The Hacienda has a classical restaurant, bar, swimming pool, spa and fitness centre. 

Campeche has much to explore including the nearby historic old town, now a UNESCO protected site, where the old buildings and churches have been restored to give a sense of what it must have been like in the colonial period. And in the evening, watch the sun go down in a bar looking out to sea.

Perhaps take an optional tour to the archeological site at Edzna, visit the Mayan Architectural Museum or the Museum of the City, explore the cathedral or just relax with the locals at one of the many cafes with  delicious Mexican dishes such as Camaron de Coco (prawns in coconut). 


Day 7

At leisure

Relax at your luxury Hacienda.

Hacienda Merida - 2 Nights

Day 8 - Travel to Merida

Day 9 - Optional visit to Celestun

Day 8

Travel to Merida

Travel by road to Hacienda Merida, located in the centre of the city, for a 2 night stay.

Hacienda Merida has a grand architectural structure with columns and high ceilings, a stylish swimming pool, superb restaurant, bar and spa. Each room is individually designed, combining modern amenities with the colonial structure of this historic building.


Day 9

Optional visit to Celestun

Relax at your luxury Hacienda today or perhaps enjoy a full day optional excursion to the biosphere reserve at Celestun to see the pink flamingos, plus a large number of other birds species such as herons and pelicans in this vast area of wetland. 

Chichén Itzá - 1 Night

Day 10 - Chichén Itzá

Day 10

Chichén Itzá

Transfer to Chichen Itza where we visit the extensive archaeological site with its grandiose, austere pyramids including the astronomical observatory. We stay close to the site overnight.

Luxury Caribbean Beach Resort - 4 Nights

Days 11-14 - At leisure in Hotel Esencia

Day 15 - Flight back home

Day 16 - Arrive in the UK

Day 11

At leisure in Hotel Esencia

There is the opportunity to re-visit Chichen Itza before breakfast - a wonderful time to explore as you will have the site largely to yourself.

We then transfer to the Caribbean coast with turquoise clear water and beautiful sandy beaches, staying at staying at the Hotel Esencia located between Tulum and Playa del Carmen for 4 nights.

Originally built as the private hideaway home of an Italian duchess on the most beautiful beach of the Mayan Riviera, the Hotel Esencia later became a hotel, and, for some time, has been a sought after destination for discerning travellers seduced by the serene comforts of a timeless mansion. The 38 stunning suites and 3 villas are set in beautiful gardens offering genuine privacy and service. The hotel has 3 restaurants, bars, a swimming pool, private beach and spa. 

Relax at the fabulous Hotel Esencia (you will not want to go home), unwind on the beach, snorkel, paddle board, go horseback riding, scuba diving or explore the local area including the ruins at Tulum or the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Sian Ka'an.


Day 12

At leisure

Enjoy your stay at the Hotel Esencia.


Day 13

At leisure

Enjoy your stay at the Hotel Esencia.


Day 14

At leisure

Enjoy your stay at the Hotel Esencia.


Day 15

Return home

Transfer to Cancún airport for your overnight flight home.

The Sisal Tour
Travel Details

Price Breakdown

Prices are per person. Please request a quote for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve & Easter.

SeasonLow SeasonHigh Season
Travel Dates25 Dec-21 Jun, 17 Aug - 12 Dec22 Jun-16 Aug, 13 Dec - 24 Dec
Room ArrangementTouristFirstDeluxeTouristFirstDeluxe
Multiple Travellers - Twin Room - - £4,976 - - £5,504
Multiple Travellers - Own Room - - + £3,173 - - + £3,118
Single Traveller - Own Room - - + £3,991 - - + £3,936
SeasonLow SeasonHigh Season
Travel Dates25 Dec-21 Jun, 17 Aug - 12 Dec22 Jun-16 Aug, 13 Dec - 24 Dec
Room ArrangementTouristFirstDeluxeTouristFirstDeluxe
Multiple Travellers - Twin Room - - €4,822 - - €6,705
Multiple Travellers - Own Room - - + €3,650 - - + €2,311
Single Traveller - Own Room - - + €4,590 - - + €3,251
SeasonLow SeasonHigh Season
Travel Dates25 Dec-21 Jun, 17 Aug - 12 Dec22 Jun-16 Aug, 13 Dec - 24 Dec
Room ArrangementTouristFirstDeluxeTouristFirstDeluxe
Multiple Travellers - Twin Room - - $5,966 - - $5,504
Multiple Travellers - Own Room - - + $4,443 - - + $5,568
Single Traveller - Own Room - - + $5,588 - - + $6,712

Booking Terms & Conditions

What's Included

  • 16 Days / 14 Nights
  • International flights (1 overnight)
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast every day and meals as described in the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request
  • 16 Days / 14 Nights
  • Internal flights
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast every day and meals as described in the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport  throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request
  • 16 Days / 14 Nights
  • Internal flights
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast every day and meals as described in the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport  throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request

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