Riviera Maya
Explore the nature now with Stepping Mexico in the Riviera

We want to make your experience in the Mayan Riviera much better and unforgettable, therefore we have got different options for you to explore this area. If you are interested in any of our experiences let us know and we will give you the best option that suites you better.

Feel free to explore the different experiences we have to offer to make your holidays in the Riviera memorable. We have a variety of activities that will take you to discover the ancient Mayan culture.

World Wonder Discovery

World Wonder Discovery


Selected as one of the New World Wonders, Chichen Itzá is one of the most spectacular archaeological sites and a ¨must see¨ for those interested in history and culture.

The cenote you will visit far away from the crowds and operated by the community will transport you to a whole new dimension with its mysticism and exhuberant nature.

Valladolid is a city where past and present come together to delight us with astounding sights of beautifully coloured colonial architecture and tastes of an incredibly rich gastronomy.

Places to Visit


• 7:00-8:00am: pick up.

• Visit to Chichen Itzá.

• Cenote and snack in Mayan Community.

• Yucatecan meal in beautiful colonial building.

• Free time to enjoy Valladolid.

• 6:30pm-7:00pm- Drop off.


Mayan Inland Expedition

Mayan Inland Expedition


Is the perfect excursion to experience and learn about the Mayan past and present and about the nature of the Yucatan Peninsula in a very active way: zip lining, swimming, canoeing, biking and climbing.

This is one of our most recommended tours, this is eco-tourism at its best!


Places to Visit


 8:00 - 8:30am: pick up.

• Visit the Coba archaelogical site (history, bike, ride and climb).

• Delicious meal in the house of a Mayan family.

• Visit the Punta Laguna nature reserve (hike the jungle in search of monkeys and other wildlife, canoe in the turquoise lagoon, zip line across the lagoon, participate in a Mayan ceremony and swim in a cenote)

Sian Ka´an Adventure

Sian Ka´an Adventure


Is a tour made for the traveller interested in exploring the Caribbean coast (culture, flora and fauna) in its most natural state while having fun and learning about these truly unique ecosystems.  

Places to Visit


 7:00 - 8:00am: pick up.

• Drive 40mins. among coastal jungle (from the entrance) until reaching our boat to continue with the journey by water.

• Start the trip by boat and visit the point where the wetlands meet the sea (Boca Paila). Look for manaties and crocodiles!

• Visit cays with colonies of incredible birds.

• Continue the adventure in the caribbean sea while looking for dolphins, turtles and more. Snorkel in the world's second largest coral reef.

• Enjoy the sandbar which the locals refer to as "The natural swimming pool".

• Arrive at our base in Punta Allen to enjoy a delicious Caribbean lunch.

• 6:30-7:00 pm: drop off.

Sian Ka´an Muyil

Sian Ka´an Muyil


Is an excellent excursion for those who want a relaxing and inspiring excursion while learning about the ecology of the area and the Mayan civilization in half a day.  


Places to Visit


• 12:30 -1:00pm: pick up.

• Explore the archeological site of Muyil.

• Climb the tallest viewpoint in the reserve (watchtower).

• Vegetarian lunch.

• Boat trip across two fresh water lagoons.

• Floating activity in lazy river (ancient canal).

• 5:30 -6:00pm: drop off.

Mayan Underworld

Mayan Underworld


To swim surrounded by colourful fish and coral in turquoise waters is what comes to people´s minds when they think of the Caribbean.

The type of cenote we visit, combines many of the characteristics of the different types of cenotes that we have in the area.

The air pocket above our head is about 6 meters (20 ft.) so even people that don´t like enclosed spaces can enjoy. 


Places to Visit


• 8:00-8:30am: pick up.

• Sea snorkel.

• Cenote activity.

• Lunch.

• 2:00 -2:30pm: drop off

Bird Watching

Bird Watching


There are over 540 bird species registered for the Yucatan Peninsula in 74 different families and 14 species of endemic birds; don´t miss the chance to go out birding while you are here!

If you are not already a birder, this is a great opportunity to get started in the amazing world of birds. 


Places to Visit


 5:30am: pick up (suggested).

• Bird in the Chunyaaxché Mayan community.

• Bird in the Muyil archaeological site.

• Breakfast.

• Use a boardwalk to get across flooded jungle and come out onto a lagoon.

• 12:00pm: drop off.

           Our Tours

A confortable way to visit these places in private cars or vans, depending on the party of people attending the tour.

What is included

  • Transportation
  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel
  • Visit to places mentioned above
  • English or Spanish speaking guide
  • Unlimited bottled water
  • Entrance (depending on the tour)

What is not included

  • Meals (depending on the tour)
  • Personal purchases
  • Tips

Duration

Tours are expected to last 8 to 9 hours, depending on each tour.

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Accomodation in the Riviera Maya

Find the perfect place to stay and relax

With Stepping Mexico now you can also find the perfect place to stay and relax while your holidays in the Riviera Maya. Our partners from Olahola will look after you and supply the best option to make you feel at home.

Olahola is a full-service company dedicated to provide effective property management and a turn-key solution for your vacation home in Tulum & Akumal, Mexico.​

Akumal

Akumal is a small beach town in Mexico, 100 km (62 mi) south of Cancun, between the towns of Playa del Carmen and Tulum. Akumal is famous as a destination for snorkeling, where visitors can swim with endangered green sea turtles, who visit the shallow bay to feed on sea grass.  

Tulum

Tulum is a city on the Caribbean coast of Mexico, in the Yucatan Peninsula. It is known for its well-preserved ruins of an ancient Mayan harbor. The main building is a large stone structure called El Castillo, which is located on the top of a rocky cliff, on the white sand beaches and the turquoise sea.