Bonampak & Yaxchilan 2D/1N
Explore the remote and mystical archaeological sites of Bonampak & Yaxchilan hidden deep in the Lacandon Jungle near the Guatemalan border in Southern Chiapas.
Learn the local Mayan way of life by visiting an indigenous community and experiencing the traditions and customs first-hand.
Then hike through the jungle and swim in one of many refreshing streams.
- Explore the magical archaeological site of Bonampak
- Discover the Yaxchilan archaeological site buried deep in the Lacandon Jungle
- Hike through the Lacandon jungle with the chance to see local flora & fauna
Max group size:
- - 1 Night private accommodation in rustic and basic jungle cabins
- - Van & Boat
- - 2 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 1 Dinner,
- - Nature active adventure
- - No guided activities
- - Handy extras and accessories
Day 1: Palenque-Yaxchilan, Mexico
You will be picked up from your accommodation in Palenque early in the morning to head towards the incredible ruins of Yaxchilan.
We will have a stop on our way for breakfast before continuing to Corozal border where we will take off in a boat and navigate the Usumacinta river (1 hour) to Yaxchilan.
We will have 2 hours to visit the impressive Yaxchilan Archaeological Site buried deep in the Lacandon Jungle. Here you will have a few hours to discover this secluded site with plenty of time to take photos and relax listening to the sounds of nature.
We will then return to the border where you will enjoy a tasty lunch before having a 1-hour visit to the Bonampak Ruins where you will have the chance to explore the magical archaeological site and see ancient frescoes first-hand.
From Bonampak, you will be taken to rustic jungle cabins where you will have dinner and spend the night.
Note: Local guide during the jungle walk can be arranged on site for an extra cost paying locally.
Day 2: Yaxchilan-Palenque, Mexico
After having breakfast on the second day, you will take a 4-hour jungle hike through the Lacandon jungle with the chance to see local flora & fauna, plus a visit to beautiful virgin waterfalls and the incredible ruins of Lacanja.
Returning from the hike, you will have lunch, and then we will continue back to your accommodation in Palenque where the trip will come to an end.