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Uxmal Light and Sound Show

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WHY YOU SHOULD GO

Experience the famous light and sound show at Uxmal

Highlights

  • Mayan Temples of Uxmal
  • Dinner at Hacienda Uxmal or The Lodge at Uxmal
  • Light and Sound Show

Inclusions

  • Roundtrip transportation to Uxmal with pick-up from all major Merida hotels
  • Free use of the Hacienda Uxmal facilities: swimming pool, restrooms, lounge chairs, gardens. Visit the original site and remaining structures of the Old Hacienda, built in 1673
  • Dinner at the Cole Chiapa Chi restaurant at The Lodge at Uxmal
  • Gray Line Certified, bi-lingual, Official Guide
  • Admission fee to Uxmal and to the Light & Sound Show

Exclusions

  • Beverages
  • Translation devices
  • Gratuities

Please Note

  • Tour itinerary subject to chance without notice
  • Pick-up includes all Merida hotels except the Hacienda chain hotels outside the city
  • Wear light, comfortable clothing & walking/hiking shoes
  • Bring your sunglasses, hat, bathing suit, biodegradable sun block, and camera!

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Nov 18 2017
Would highly recommend trip
Jan 06 2017
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ITINERARY

Guaranteed by Gray Line Worldwide to be the BEST DESIGNED Uxmal Light and Sound Show tour from Merida OR YOUR MONEY BACK!
  • Experience the famous light and sound show, acclaimed to be one of the finest in the world.
  • Direct trip to Uxmal, with no "tourist trap" shopping stopovers that our competitors use!
  • Use the facilities of the historic Hacienda Uxmal, located in the heart of

Uxmal - a favorite of distinguished personalities and royalty
  • Guided tour by professional, experienced, Licensed Gray Line Guides.

Tour departs from Merida at 1:30pm. We will pick you up at your hotel or it’s vicinity shortly before.
Uxmal is a United Nations World Heritage site. The pre-Hispanic city was built amidst rolling hills, its temples steeped in mystery. The Governor's Palace, The Pyramid of the Soothsayer and the Nun’s Quadrangle are just a few of the buildings that will capture your imagination with their splendor.
At its height, Uxmal was home to about 25,000 Mayas. Like other Puuc region sites, the city flourished from 600-1000 AD. The name Uxmal means 'thrice-built' in the Mayan language, referring to the many layers of this imposing structure.
Uxmal was considered by architect Frank Lloyd Wright to be the supreme expression of art in architecture in Mesoamerica.
After the tour, you can enjoy our pool. Dinner will be served at the Lodge of Uxmal.

Optional Add-On:

Ecomuseo del Cacao
Discover the Mayan culture through the magic of Cocoa. During your visit you will learn the history of cocoa and its mystical relationship with the Mayan culture.
The tour is divided into traditional homes where you will learn the history of cocoa an Mayan culture, cultivation and the process used in making chocolate. You will be treated to a traditional Mayan drink, prepared fresh using organic cocoa and spices. And as the day comes to a close, you can enjoy a comfortable view of the cocoa plantation from the terrace of a modern cafeteria that offers its services in the Cocoa Ecomuseum.
Available: From Monday to Sunday from 9:00am until 6:00pm.
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