Get picked up at your hotel in Playa del Carmen or Riviera Maya in the early morning and head off to one of Mexico’s most famous archaeological sites, Tulum. Get there before the crowds and enjoy an in-depth tour from a professional archaeologist. Visit all the main buildings, learn about the meaning of Tulum, the Mayan word for "wall," and listen to the history of the ancient Mayan civilization that occupied the site. Gain a better understanding of the political, commercial, and military history of what was once a very important Mayan city, and admire amazing views of the Caribbean Sea from the perch on the cliff.
Continue the adventure by heading to the Rio Secreto Nature Reserve. Meet up with a guide and get outfitted with the necessary equipment, then attend a quick a safety briefing before starting the tour. Following the guide into the underground cave, take in the breathtaking crystal formations of the ceiling and floor, then walk along a path through the caves and wade or swim through the river itself.
Explore the echoes of the subterranean cavern and marvel at the vibrant colors and mineral formations before surfacing back above ground. Enjoy use of the reserve’s shower facilities and spend some free time relaxing in a hammock before getting dropped off back to your hotel at the end of the day.