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Paseo a caballo y desayuno Bufé incluido
El primer paso es conocer el caballo, hacer amistad con él, conocerse para que hagan un equipo en el paseo. Te llevaremos en un paseo a caballo por las montañas de Ensenada, con una de las mejores vistas a la ciudad, te rodearás de la naturaleza, hermosos árboles cipres únicos en la zona asi como animales silvestres como liebres, conejos, coyotes y quizás con un poco de suerte verás una familia de venados que vive libremente en nuestro rancho. Al finalizar esta bonita experiencia te prepararemos una deliciosa comida y bebida, con el deleite de la vista a la ciudad de Ensenada. Después realizaremos una pequeña caminata de 5 min para que conozcas los animales de nuestro rancho, como son gallinas, patos, guajolotes, conejos, cerdos, borregas, cabras, vacas, terneros, perros pastor australiano, entre otros. Y para terminar esta hermosa experiencia conocerás a nuestra pony mula de tan solo 40 cm, unica en la ciudad.
Private Tour Chichen Itza & Valladolid
PRIVATE IS BETTER THAN MASSIVE EXPERIENCE, BOOK WITH ME. BE SAFE AND EXCLUSIVE. If you need special date contact me by message I go for you wherever you are staying. We will visit the most famous Mayan zone in the world: Chichen Itza, where we will be in contact with the Mayan history and its most important archaeological remains, an adventure to be lived. visit to San Lorenzo Oxman Cenote where you can swim without many people and safely. After walking in the archaeological zone we will eat in the city of Valladolid in the oldest place of the city an ex-hacienda restaurant museum where we will taste the typical food of this area and we will walk between its squares and streets seeing colonial buildings. We will see stars. The food, the road booths, the government taxes to the archaeological ruins, the gasoline, the entrance to the cenote is a cost that the client pays directly. The cost of taxes to the archaeological ruins will be according to the nationality of the passenger these are variable and is paid by the passenger. We will travel in a SUV van for 4 passengers making the stops that the occupants need at the pace that the client wants, the host is bilingual and knows every corner of the ride of this paradise. I will tell you the secrets of each place for people who want a unique full day experience. If you want to travel confortable, safety and relax. Other things to note It is recommended to bring tennis shoes or comfortable walking, swimsuit, sunscreen, towel, change of dry clothes and cash to pay tickets booths or any expense on the trip I case you dont find a date please write I collect college tshirt
Tequila Route / Available
We meet at 10:00 in Guadalajara to leave in our transport (already included) to the Tequila Route. We visit an artisan factory where we will learn about the process of making Tequila, we will walk through the Agave Fields and enter an underground Cava full of barrels with reposado, añejo and extra-añejo tequila, there we will taste each one of them, since the Tastings are already included and are unlimited. We continue with our tour to the famous Cantaritos del Guero in Amatitan Jalisco, another very beautiful town in our state. From there we go to the historic center of Tequila Jalisco, to see its emblematic places such as Mundo Cuervo, Quinta Sauza and its most famous tequila factory stores. We will have 2 hours of free time so that they can eat and continue tasting tequilas. We will be back at the latest at 7:00 p.m. at the same point where we left in the morning, as all Tequila Experts! Other highlights In case you do not have places for your desired date, write to us to reach an agreement :) Our groups are small, so you can fully enjoy the places to visit!
Sunken Ships by Sea Scooter and Lunch
Welcome to Monina! Lets get started with information about our day an get ready to snorkel. We will go by sea scooter to the two sunken ships, these ships have been in the bottom of the Caribbean for over 20 years. The sea scooters do most all the swimming for you while you enjoy the beautiful marine life of Cozumel. We will guide you around the Crystal clear waters of the Caribbean for about 60 minutes. Returning to Monina we will take a 30 minute break. You may purchase a snack or drink if you would like while you wait or just relax an look over the beautiful ocean. Lets clean up, and get ready to enjoy Chilangos, a local family restaurant. You will have a choice of several meals. A real Mexican experience. Last, we Will visit a place where we Will have a welcome drink ,we Will visit a mayan garden & a mayan house You Will learn about mayan life, we Will have the opportunity to eat tortillas hand Made with a mayan sauce & chocolate handmade ,we conitnue to a Educational tequila class, followed by a tasting of more than 7 different flavored tequilas Some creamy and some refreshing Other things to note:Hair must be worn in a ponytail. You must wear a life jacket at all times. If you and your family come by cruise ship & your arrival to Cozumel is later than 9:00 am, don't worry, we work with ship time and we can start the experience 1 hour after the arrival to Cozumel.
Traditional Horseriding of La Mision
After meeting, and greeting, we will introduce you to your horse. Every horse has a name. You will learn some history, and learn how to control him/her. We will then begin our historical journey. La Mission, is full of unbelievable landscapes, and landmarks. Your tour will be a once in a lifetime experience. Other things to note The ride could be extended in more than two hours or can be less than that, it depends the delay that we take in every spot. Our tour goes through a River and by Beach This tour is full of historical landmarks. You will learn a lot from this amazing town plus a huge reflection about mind and life.

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Experience with a Teotihuacan native
we we'll visit the best!!!!! temple of the snake,ancient market,ball game,climbing the temple,ancient river ,acueducts of clean water, drenage,sculptures of snakes and jaguars,complex of royal people,climbing the sun temple,walking avenue of the dead, climb the moon,visit palaces,murals.I will show you the best angles to take fotos, house of warriors caves,agave and cactus plantations, market and town visit... 8am pick up reforma 222 9am arrive to teotihuacan 9am to 12 visit of the hall site(3hours) 12:00 to 1:00 lunch time (home made in a local restaurant near by my house 1:00 to 1:30 chocolate taste in my house to introduce my family. 1:30 to 2:40 visit the caves 40meters. 2:40 to 4:00pm will be back to reforma 222 depending the trafic 4pm about (can be less o more time). believe me this is going to be an experiance you will never forget!!! I been working with people from all over the world and I have so many things to tell you and I will show you some originals figures that we found building our house, the advice is this is a lot of physical ready. Other things to note this experiance is a lot of walking and climbing so bring enough water, comfortable tennis, snacks, have a light breakfast because lunch is until 1:00 pm in the afternoon, rainy season bring umbrella or waterproof jacket, check my Instagram teotihuacan 154 The exp. has a lot of physical activity,
Traditional Oaxacan cooking class
What you'll do The first step will be to show you the ingredients that you can find in all Oaxacan homes, one of the advantages of our experience is that we have a garden with herbs and organic chilis. Baldo my son will share his knowledge in mezcal. We have an extend variety of agaves and homemade creations that you need to try. An open bar of mezcal is waiting for you. Snacks? Of course but you need to do Oaxacan style which includes worms, chicatanas and chapulines. Fist course we will offer chileajo tostadas and fruit water. Have you heard anything about the metate and how tortillas are made by hand? Here we will show you how to make tortillas, tetelas and memelitas. One of my specialties is salsas made in a molcajete, we will roast the ingredients over charcoal and comal. In every class we make 4 to 6 salsas depending seasonal ingredients. The mole is the emblem of our cuisine and we will make one of the 7 moles from scratch using a metate, you can’t leave our home without tasting our mole negro, chocolate de agua, café de olla, nieves and a delicious cake. Everyone will participate in the different processes, cutting ingredients from the garden, making sauces and of course eating. Remember, when you visit a house in Oaxaca you have to come with an empty stomach. Other things to note The class is available in English too. We can offer classes for vegans and vegetarians, please let us know in advance. I am very exited to show you the authentic traditional flavours of Oaxaca
Pre-Hispanic sunrise of Xochimilco
In the South of the Mexico City, we can find Xochimilco, where prehispanic natives built the chinampas on top of a great lake. This are islands used for agriculture, that through time, conformed a great network of canals, in which we will sail through time, enjoying nature and the presence of its flora and fauna. We will embark on a cayuco (small boat), a little bit before sunrise and we´ll silently watch the birds waking up through the mist, realizing that this is a living ecosystem which is home for several native birds, including migrating ones. We are going to row through the canals, the same way as the natives did it so many years ago. We´ll have a small coffe break and arrive to our chinampa in time for breakfast. Then, we will learn from the ancient and new techniques used at the chinampa to produce a sustainable an organic agriculture. Other things to note: It is advise that guests should know how to swim, just in case ; ) There´s a dry toilet for men and women at the chinampa. As well as water and soap to wash your hands and face.
Make tacos al pastor with a chef
During this experience, you will learn to cook the famous "tacos al pastor" with my dad, a professional instructor and culinary artist, who will share his tips and recipes with you. After we meet, we'll take a trip to the local market to buy ingredients and learn more about Mexican spices and food. Then we'll return to my family home, where you will learn how to marinate the meat for the tacos. You will prepare red salsa, green salsa, and guacamole, and make your own tortillas on the traditional Mexican "comal"—a smooth, flat griddle. At the end, we'll put everything together to make the tacos, sit and enjoy what you have prepared, and learn a little more about Mexican gastronomy. Other things to note We will give you the recipe at the end of the class. You can take the class in English, Spanish, or French. We can also offer a chicken and a vegetarian version.
Journey into a true Hidden Mayan Cenote
After a journey of more than 8km in the middle of the jungle, we will immerse ourselves in a cave and underground river system for a guided exploration, crossing the most surreal rock formations. Helmets well screwed on the head, and water shoes on, we will let our lights pierce the darkness and silence to make way for a world as ancient as magical. During the first part of the visit, which is mainly conducted walking and does not require any specific swimming level, you will understand the deep relationships that link the Mayan civilization and the jungle to the majestic Cenotes. In the last part, we will have the opportunity to swim, relax and snorkel in a fantastic and out of this world natural pool.   We will recover from our emotions and share around a meal composed of local specialties cooked in the jungle on a fire pit. Before taking the road towards the city, towards its lights and its incessant noise, a quick siesta in a hammock will mark the end of our experience in the Jungle of the Yucatán peninsula and the secret of its underground world. Other important  thing to know : this activity is NOT affected by rain or general bad weather !!

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Scuba diving in the Underwater Museum & Reef
PADI's Discover Scuba Diving program is the best way to have your first experience in the underwater world. You will have equipment in optimal condition and properly sanitized, there are no extra charges during the activity and we use the newest learning techniques currently available. At the time of booking, you will receive a link to create your PADI account, complete the medical questionnaire and liability waiver and most importantly, the electronic manual with which you will learn the basic skills needed for diving. We'll meet at the diving center at 11:30 AM to practice your skills in the manual, where you'll have your first contact with the scuba diving equipment. At 12:30 we will have a break to be able to leave at 13:00 to the Manchones area, where diving awaits us at the Underwater Museum of Art and the Reef where we will dive for 35 minutes in each place. At the end of this magnificent adventure, we will return to the dive center and on the way we can talk about the creatures and wonders that we observe in our dives, arriving at the pier at 4:30 pm where we will close our experience hoping to have lit the flame of a new passion.
Chichen Itza, Cenote, Buffet Lunch, Tequila Tasting & Valladolid
I will take you to explore one of the seven wonders of the modern world Chichen Itza on an unparalleled experience. First we will go to downtown Valladolid and after getting to know the archaeological site I will take you to get to know an authentic Mayan cenote, a beauty of nature full of mysticism. At noon you will enjoy a delicious Mexican food buffet with vegetarian options. Once in Chichen Itza, we will walk through the archaeological area, the Temple of the Warriors and the ballgame court. And you'll see the legendary Pyramid of Kukulkán, also known as El Castillo. You will experience the mysteries of acoustics in its architecture up close and personal to this day. With this exclusive tour, your visit to Chichen Itza allows you to explore the archaeological site in an exclusive and unique way! Other things to note: Wear comfortable shoes, hat, towel, sunblock, fly repellent. Bring cash to buy drinks, life vest, souvenirs. The tour can be made up of more than 10 groups, but will be divided into a guided tour The entry of drones is forbidden. Excludes Chichen Itza Tax ($26 USD) Pick-up time is approximately 5 am. The exact time is reconfirmed the day before the tour.
ATV´s Shared, Zip line and cenote
**** We have 2 time ** the second schedule pickup starts between 11:40 am - 12:30 pm (it depends where you stay) and you come back 6 pm , please ask what. time you want. Imagine driving an ATV's in the middle of the jungle, and crossing on a zip line. Something shocking, right? Live it right now with this extreme adventure. The experience begins by picking you up at your hotel or meeting point, you will move to a part of the jungle and that is where the adventure begins. NOTE: The total cost of the tour is 58 USD per person when you book on airbnb you pay the cost of transportation, when you get on board you will pay the cost of the park 30 USD but if you want individual ATV you must pay 40 USD . In this tour offers: - ATVs - 5 Zip lines - Yucatecan Snack - Cenote with zip line It includes: - All safety equipment - Lifejacket Optional additional costs: - Locker rental (5 USD) - Individual ATV's (40 USD) is paid when boarding Do not miss the opportunity to live this unforgettable experience.
Private Boat Tour, Swim in turquoise Waters in Comfort
Flexible start and end time. Ask for any questions or custom inquiries. There is no better way to get to know the waters of Cancun and than onboard a private Yacht/boat. One has the freedom to go anywhere onboard comfort and intimacy. We´ll start off onboard "Tafil" trawler boat departing from the Lagoon on route to Cancun´s turquoise sand pools 25 minutes underway. We´ll throw anchor and swim on this vast pool until you´ve satisfied your thirst and cooled the heat. Life Savers and snorkels will be provided. Assorted natural drinks and refreshments, sodas and beers, open bar hard liquor will be shared as well as Fresh Local Fish Cebiche (Fish cooked in lime) and Guacamole and some other snacks. After a couple of hours we´ll pick up anchor and cruise the coast through the multicolor bluish pallet that these waters have to offer. We then will continue to Cancún´s Laguna Nichupté and the mangrove canals where peace and tranquility will be found as well as the scenery of Cancún island. Good fun enjoying nature on a comfortable yacht with music and all commodities. Having been brought up in Cancun we will tend to your safety and needs as well as sharing our particular knowledge on Cancún.
Akumal; Snorkeling and GoPro with Turtles
Akumal is the “Place of the Turtles” in the Mayan language. We participate as local guides Martín and/or Melqui, we will be happy to accompany you swimming with turtles. Akumal Bay is a protected natural area, for this reason we will follow the animal protection regulations. We will snorkel and swim with white and green turtles, with good luck colorful fish, coral reef, stingrays, squids, and barracudas. The experience includes; -Local guide. -Photos unlimited with GoPro. -1: 30 hrs of duration. -Small and personalized group. -Life jacket. -Visor and snorkel tube. -Bathrooms, showers and lockers. -Private bracelet for the beach, and the protected area. We are local guides, we will take care of you all the time and looking to share this beautiful experience in a sustainable and safe way. Our goal is to show the visitor how to respect the marine life in our Akumal community and at the same time be able to give them an unforgettable experience with sea turtles.
Holbox & two islands from Playa del Carmen
Paradise is not far away. We will pick you up at your hotel in Playa del Carmen or the Riviera Maya in a professional van, to take you in less than two hours to Holbox Island. To get to Holbox, we will first go to the port of Chiquilá, crossing the jungle of Yucatán by car in 1 hour and 40 minutes. Upon arrival in Chiquilá we will take a private boat to sail to Isla Pasión, Isla Pájaros and Punta Mosquito, 3 incredible white sand islands where you will have enough free time to relax, disconnect and rest. On the boat ride you will have a couple of premium beers or cold water to cool off. Then, we will sail to Holbox for a bike tour or just have free time to get to know the island. Finally, I'll give you some recommendations for good places to have lunch or you can join me to a very good local restaurant with real mexican sea food. At 4 pm, we'll start the way back to Playa del Carmen and we will drop you off at your hotel after an adventure hard to forget. *Food is not included *Tour is in English and Spanish
Kayak Adventure!
*Update Cov19: All our guides are vaccinated. If you want to be surrounded by nature this is the tour for you. Allow us to guide you by the experts and the best kayaker guides in Cancún. The adventure begins on board our Kayaks where we paddle exploring the Nichupte Lagoon, immerse yourself into this amazing and different tropical environment called Mangroves. This adventure guides you slowly through the enchanting Mangroves, where you can see and learn about the biodiversity that live there, it’s perfect for solo travelers, families and couples. You can also book a private tour for a more personal and a complete connection with nature and your guide, we want to offer you the best experience just for you. We love to share this passion with all our visitors, check out our IG page to discover more from us Conexión Nativa Cancún.
⚡ Magical CENOTEs trip from Cancun/PDC ⚡
In this magical "HALF-DAY" Cenote Experience from Cancun (Staying in Playa del Carmen? It's OK, ask first!) you will get to visit 2 very different types of cenotes WITHOUT CROWDS, 100% GUARANTEED! Perfect for groups, families with kids & couples. PLUS...we are back before 12pm, this means you will still have a FULL day to enjoy the beach or anything else after my trip!!! We visit a fun & adventurous pond-like cenote that is lost in the middle of the jungle about one hour away and then a mystical cave-like cenote with unbelievably crystal-clear water perfect for snorkeling the depths of the earth. This trip is a "have fun in the water trip". However swimming is NOT required at all. Your can: swim, snorkel, float, ride water zip-lines and do "leaps of faith" (high jumps and jumping into holes in the earth) if you wish OR just stay dry and relax on the edge taking breath taking pictures. We are allowed 30 min in each cenote, please be respectful of these time limits. *NOTE: A local community entry fee of $45 US dollar -PER PERSON- is NOT INCLUDED in this Airbnb's price.* All my AIRBNB experiences are 100% hosted by a Mexican host (me!). Check out my other top-rated water tour: I'm NOT a big established and fancy tour company with employees. Support the local and independent -not company owned- Airbnb Experiences, just like this one!
Paseo a caballo y desayuno Bufé incluido
El primer paso es conocer el caballo, hacer amistad con él, conocerse para que hagan un equipo en el paseo. Te llevaremos en un paseo a caballo por las montañas de Ensenada, con una de las mejores vistas a la ciudad, te rodearás de la naturaleza, hermosos árboles cipres únicos en la zona asi como animales silvestres como liebres, conejos, coyotes y quizás con un poco de suerte verás una familia de venados que vive libremente en nuestro rancho. Al finalizar esta bonita experiencia te prepararemos una deliciosa comida y bebida, con el deleite de la vista a la ciudad de Ensenada. Después realizaremos una pequeña caminata de 5 min para que conozcas los animales de nuestro rancho, como son gallinas, patos, guajolotes, conejos, cerdos, borregas, cabras, vacas, terneros, perros pastor australiano, entre otros. Y para terminar esta hermosa experiencia conocerás a nuestra pony mula de tan solo 40 cm, unica en la ciudad.
Zip-Line, Swim & Dive in a Cenote
We'll visit my favorite cenote, Verde Lucero, which is located a 45-minute drive away, near Puerto Morelos. We'll spend a few hours swimming, diving, trying some challenges, or simply enjoying the scenery, as you prefer. The cenote offers amazing scenery, two kayaks, a zip-line, and I'll bring snorkeling masks in case you want to check out the underwater fauna. I can help you capture the experience by taking photos using your camera or GoPro should you bring one, just ask! We'll be back in Cancun by 6 pm. The drop-off spot is my favorite seafood restaurant, which is near plaza Las Americas. From there, it's easy to grab a bus, taxi, or Uber to anywhere else you'd like to go. In case you're hungry or thirsty after the tour, my guests get a free cocktail with their meal as a special offer.
Fun In The Waters of the Caribbean Sea over Catamaran
We will enjoy a beautiful and heavenly place, visiting the wonderful Isla Mujeres, this beautiful magical town offers you an ideal space to swim and enjoy its beautiful beach, while we tour the turquoise waters, we will perform different activities, but the main one will be to snorkel and appreciate the different species of multicolored fish, finishing we will move to the beach club where we will taste a number of dishes both traditional food and buffet for vegetarians, finishing we will go to Isla Mujeres where you can buy souvenirs for your friends and family and of course! take photos in its emblematic places, at the end of the tour we return to Cancun, in the course of the tour you will be able to appreciate a beautiful sunset like no other. (does not include the dock tax 15 usd per person)
Adventure, food & culture in Cancún
I speak English and Spanish, I speak Spanish &English This experience was recognized by Airbnb in the Mexico by land on the Caribbean Paradise route thanks to the originality and cultural performance offered to guests. Check out our reviews and live your own unique experience in Cancun. We will board public transportation as any native and we will notice the contrast between the tourist area and the local area. Upon arriving at the Tanguis we will enjoy a traditional drink and start the adventure by going through the streets, visiting our favorite places and tasting the delicious representative dishes, you can buy souvenirs, toys, fruits, handicrafts, clothes, animals, food, you will surely find something you will be interested in, since there are things you cannot imagine finding at a very good price. It is an exceptional experience, as most tourists leave here without being able to see the true Mexican essence. It is truly memorable. Other things to note It is not a tourist area, but it is very safe and pleasant, ideal for getting to know the daily life of Cancans.
Tequila Route and Visit Cantaritos el Güero
We leave Guadalajara at 10:00 to head to the Ruta del Tequila from Av. Chapultepec. It is one of the busiest and busiest streets in Gdl. (INCLUDES ROUND TRANSPORTATION) We offer 2 departures per day in the app but both leave at 10:00 AM and check-in starts at 9:30 AM We guarantee you'll visit the most beautiful sites on the Ruta del Tequila, such as the Historic Center, Los Cantaritos el Güero (the originals), Campos de Agave Azul, and the main square of the Tequila We'll show you the tequila process in detail at the famous “Tres Mujeres” Factory We'll drink Tequila and Spirits there. We entered a larger underground cellar in the region (the one in the tunnel) where there is a tequila rested, aged and extra aged. We visit the Cantaritos el Güero, where they sell the famous giant Cantaros. We travel by transportation for 20 people (not giant trucks) We will give you two hours of free time to enjoy the Magic Village of Tequila and visit its famous shops such as Jose Cuervo, Herradura, Casa Sauza, Cava de Oro and many more! The duration is 9 hours. Note: If you have any special dates and it's not available, please let me know and we'll work with you to make the trip We have been doing this tequila tour for 7 years. We don't have any more tours because we only focus on this route for your convenience. We are specialists and lovers of THE TEQUILA ROUTE
El Cielo, Palancar Snorkel & Beach Party
Your tour commences at the ferry pier in Cozumel downtown. On the way to the reef you will be explained how to enjoy more your visit, the basics of snorkeling, what to do and what not to do during the tour. We make a short stop at the Paradise Beach pier to board passengers, then will sail to the world famous Palancar reef for a 45 minute guided snorkeling adventure. After snorkeling, we will sail to the calm waters of El Cielo, a natural wonder where the sea is cobalt blue, crystalline and shallow with the tropical jungle as a background, the ocean bottom is all powder sand; you can relax and enjoy this unspoiled location for about 45 minutes. The next stop is at the private beach to enjoy included non motorized aquatic toys such as ocean trampoline, floats, kayaks, etc. lunch on the beach based on one delicious cheeseburger per person made out of imported beef and a bag of potato chips; unlimitednsodas, purified water, margaritas, and draft beer are included too. We spend one hour at the beach to relax, have lunch and enjoy the aqua park, we will sail back to the departure pier, the boat's crew will serve your drinks and invite you to dance classic beach tunes. Optional tips to the boat crew not included. Professional underwater photos and souvenirs available at extra cost.
Full day catamaran cruise to Isla Mujeres
In this full-day experience, we’re going to have so much fun! Starting with a nice welcome from part of the lovely staff of the boat. A nice morning sailing on this clear, turquoise, and beautiful water, from the Caribbean Ocean. On a comfortable Catamaran, with a bathroom and a cool spot to enjoy the shade. If you are more of a sun person, and you want to get that awesome tan, there’s a place on the front of the boat, where you can lay down, and enjoy the magnificent view. Complemented with our open bar and waiter service! First stop! Directly to the reef El Meco, where you will discover underwater statues and colorful fish. We’ll provide all the necessary snorkeling equipment, and a professional guide to help you. After that. Sail on top of the five different turquoise blue colors that this bay has to offer to the Beach Club! Arriving at Isla Mujeres, you will enjoy the buffet and open bar. You will then chill a little on the beach and get ready to keep sailing north where you will visit Isla Mujeres downtown or walk 10 minutes north to visit the famous North Beach. Here you will get to see the flat turquoise blue crystal-clear waters with no seaweed at all. On our way back if the weather allows it, dare to fly with the boat’s spinnaker. Sailing back, a nice tequila party! We can go for you to the hotel or Airbnb where you are staying at!
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