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Ek Balam & Río Lagartos


Ek Balam, which means Black Jaguar in the Mayan language, is one of the most incredibile archaeological sites in the Mayan Riviera, with buildings dating from the Late Preclassic times. It is a unique discovery and today one of the most important in the studies of ancient Mayan writing. Ek Balam is known for the impressive stucco on the walls of the site's main temple.


Buffet lunch in a typical restaurant in the Biosphere of Rio Lagartos.


An unforgettable ride in a small motorboat on Rio Lagartos gives you a chance to admire pink flamingoes and spider monkeys and see crocodiles close up.


We recommend you take with you: hat or cap, comfortable walking shoes, sweater for the bus, towel and bathing suit, biodegradable sunscreen and insect repellent, extra money for shopping.


Included in the excursion:

Transport to and from hotel in bus or mini van

Bilingual guide for the archaeological site

Entrance ticket to Ek Balam

Buffet lunch (including 2 drinks)

Tour in small motorboat of Rio Lagartos Biosphere (approx 3 hours)


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