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4 Day itinerary in Mexico, North America

Explore Chiapas

Visit the nature and beauty of Chiapas, Mexico and explore the magical towns and communities on the way. Marvel at the awe-inspiring views of the Sumidero Canyon, Montebello Lakes, and El Chiflón Waterfalls; take part in different workshops with locals and spend some time with local people in the di... Read More

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Overview

Physical Difficulty

Light
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Recommended Age

Everyone

Operated in

English, Spanish

GUIDANCE

On Some Day Trips

starting point

Tuxtla Gutiérrez

trip type

Private

trip attributes

Visit markets

Meet local people

Rural home stays

Indigenous culture

Outdoors & Nature

Culture & Arts

Start

End

Highlights

1

Enjoy an exciting private boat ride at the Sumidero Canyon

2

Get to know the local people and traditions of San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán communities

3

Visit the natural wonders of Montebello Lakes and El Chiflón waterfalls

4

Explore the magical towns of San Cristobal de las Casas and Comitán

Itinerary

Luxury Accommodation arrow_drop_down

Day 1

place Sumidero Canyon, Chiapa de Corzo, Cocoa Workshop and transfer to San Cristobal

Depart Tuxtla Gutierrez towards San Cristóbal de las Casas. Our first visit will be Sumidero Canyon where you will experience a private boat ride through the canyon and visit the amazing viewpoints. Then, we will proceed to Chiapa de Corzo where you will experience a Cocoa Workshop, and after this, enjoy the evening at your leisure. Sleep in San Cristóbal de las Casas.

Accommodation:

  • Luxury Accommodation: 5* Hotel
Day 2

place San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán

Today you will visit San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán. In your visit to these communities, you will learn about their culture and their work. With the help of your guide, get to know their traditions, meet with weaving women, and the local people. Sleep in San Cristóbal de las Casas.

Guide: Included for the day

Accommodation:

  • Luxury Accommodation: 5* Hotel
Day 3

place Montebello Lakes, El Chiflón Waterfalls & Transfer to Comitán

Today's morning, you will depart to the Montebello Lakes, where you will visit 5 lakes. You can also rent kayaks or log rafts. If you take the boat ride, you can also take a dip into the lakes and swim in the fresh waters. Then, you will proceed to El Chiflón Waterfalls before the sunset. Start hiking up the path and stop by different viewpoints from where you can enjoy the spectacular views of the waterfalls. At the top you will be able to see the largest one which is 70 m tall. At the end of the path, you will find a zip line crossing over the impressive canyon and right in front of the Bride's Veil Waterfall, which you can try (not included.) Sleep in Comitan.

Accommodation:

  • Luxury Accommodation: 5* Hotel
Day 4

place Amatenango de la Frontera, Pottery Workshop and Airport Transfer

Leave Comitán back towards Tuxtla Gutiérrez. On the way, visit Amatenango de la Frontera to take part in an exciting Pottery Workshop and spend some time in the community sharing with the locals. After this, you will be transferred to the airport to depart on an afternoon flight.

What’s Included

Accommodation expand_less

  • 5* Hotel

Transport expand_less

  • All transfers as per itinerary with a driver

Activities expand_less

  • Cocoa Workshop
  • Pottery Workshop
  • Private boat ride at the Sumidero Canyon
  • Visit to Lagos de Montebello
  • Visit to El Chiflón Waterfalls
  • Guided visit to Chamula & Zinacantan

Extras expand_less

  • Entrance fees

Not Included expand_less

  • Flights
  • Not included meals
  • Tips
  • Personal Expenses
  • Travel Insurance

About Karen

TEAM LEAD

verified Baboo Certified

Expertise: 

Hiking

Rafting

Snorkeling/Diving

Meet local people

Indigenous culture

Travel with Purpose

Beach & Sea

Outdoors & Nature

Since 2014, I have been connecting travelers with local communities. My passion to help other communities thrive, to preserve the indigenous cultures of Mexico as well as its natural habitats, and help travelers discover this treasure.

Let’s regenerate the planet together

We overcompensate your entire journey’s carbon footprint including flights - for free.

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FROM PRICE PER TRAVELER

$1325 USD