Discover Chiapas Mexico
Discover the Chiapas region of Mexico, rich in indigenous culture on our 6 day Chiapas tour.
This region, full of jungles and mountains, located in southern Mexico and sharing a border with Guatemala, is often a highlight of a Mexico itinerary. Stay in the charming colonial city of San Cristóbal de las Casas, a great base from which to explore the nearby villages of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan. Visit their famous church blending traditional practices with Catholic traditions, shop in the local markets and visit weavers homes, to learn more of the local culture direct from those who are descended from the ancient Maya. Explore the walled city of Campeche, known for its beautifully preserved baroque colonial buildings, and fort that was constructed in response to pirate attacks.
Discover a range of Mayan archaeological sites including the UNESCO World Heritage site of Palenque, as well as Bonapak, Yaxchilan, Uxmal, and Kabah, each with something unique to learn about. The speedboat ride down Sumidero Canyon and a visit to Agua Azul waterfalls will introduce you to some of the region's most breathtaking natural sights.
Discover Chiapas is perfect for those wanting to delve a little deeper in Mexico, and is designed to combine with our Signature Mexico tour.
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Get a little taste of the jungle, waterfalls and canyons of Mexico, including a boat trip up the Sumidero Canyon, and the stunning Agua Azul with its 500 cascading waterfalls and pools.
Discover some of the traditional cultures, customs and beliefs of indigenous Mexico, when you visit two Tzotzil Indian Villages, San Juan Chamula and Zinacantan, as well as San Cristobal de las Casas.
Listen for howler monkeys and spot toucans while exploring the classical Mayan site of Palenque, surrounded by jungle.