Mexico Lindo

leona vicario tricitaxis 02There are no other tourist groups going to the places you will visit on this tour. Therefore you will see the real authentic Mexico. Nothing is done or built for tourists, you can observe real Mexican life in the jungle and the same in town. See how people are going about their lives, working with wood or selling their self-grown vegetables and fruits on the market.


What will you see?

dschungelcamp 07

Visit a jungle camp outside the Riviera Maya and listen to my explanations of how the workers are living and working in the jungle. I will also explain a lot about the history of the jungle camps in Mexico, cenotes, animals, plants, and the medical use of plants. The camp exists for almost 75 years and at the moment are 10 - 12 people living and working there over the week.


leona vicario 05LEONA VICARIO
Next, you visit Leona Vicario, a Mexican town in the middle of the jungle, just 25 miles from Cancun and the Riviera Maya. You wouldn’t imagine that 12000 people are living in this town because it’s spreading all over the jungle. It is a Mexican town, but 80% of the people living there, are Mayan or Mayan descendants. People are coming out of the jungle so the children can go to school and learn Spanish because the Mayan language is so different from every other language, they couldn’t communicate in their one country if they don’t learn Spanish. You will see a real authentic Mexican town since no other tourist group is going there and nothing is done or built for tourists. After a small walk over the fruit and vegetable market, you will go on a 1-hour roundtrip in tricitaxis (tricycle taxis), at first you’ll have a stop at a property where I will explain how people are building their houses since they don’t have the money to build a house from blocks all at once. Your next stop will be at a cemetery, where your guide will explain how they deal with death, contrary to us. Then you visit a tornero de Madera (wood craftsman) who built a machine from car spare parts and produces really beautiful mortars, vases, cups, and other stuff from wood. If you want, you can buy some of the products for 4,- US – 8,- US instead of 18,- US – 40,- US in the shops in Cancun. Your last stop in Leona Vicario will be at a Tortilleria where I will explain and show you how they make the Tortillas, including a tasting.


Dsc02283Cenote Verde Lucero

Offf into the jungle again, to the Cenote Verde Lucero, you can have a swim there, you can slide with a zip line into the water, jump from the 25 feet high cliff or just climb in over the stairs.


Restaurant Pelicanos 01Restaurant
Your next stop is a beautiful restaurant directly at the beach for lunch. Enjoy e typical Mexican lunch, like fish, shrimps, or steak tacos, with a breathtaking view over the harbor to the turquoise waters of the Caribbean sea. 


handarbeitsmarkt 02Maya Handicraft Market
Your last stop will be at a handicraft market in Puerto Morelos, where they are not only selling their merchandise but also making it at the shops, you can have a look at how they make the jewelry or hammocks, in one store they even make all kinds of merchandise from fishbone, like statues, chess boards and lot’s more.


See more photos in our gallery.


07:30 AM - 04:00 PM
VAN with A/C

What is included?

  • transportation
  • entrance fees
  • Tricitaxi ride
  • lunch
  • guide

What is not included?

  • drinks at lunch
  • tips

What to bring?

  • bathing suit
  • towel
  • sun lotion
  • bug spray
  • closed shoes
  • pocket money


Please check availabiltiy first before making your reservation.



1 $ 309.00
2 $ 199.00
3 $ 179.00
4 $ 159.00
5 $ 139.00
6 $ 119.00
7 $  99.00
8 $  89.00


tukan 2All prices are calculated for pick ups in Playa del Carmen. For pick ups from hotels north of Puerto Morelos and south of Playa del Carmen an additional charge of 30,- US, for pick ups from Tulum and Cancun 50.- US, Playa Mujeres 75,- US and Costa Mujeres 100,- US  per tour applies, payable at pick up.



Contact me


Related Tours

Yucatan South-West Round-Trip
Yucatan South-West Round-Trip On this 6-day tour through the southwest of Yucatan, you will see almost untouched Mayan sites from tourism such as Dzibanche, Kinichna, Kohonlich, Pa... Round-Trips 1083 views
Chichen Itza Sunrise
Chichen Itza Sunrise Chichen Itza is visited every day by thousands of tourists. Visit Chichen Itza before the mainstream of visitors get to the ruins and enjoy the peace ... Full Day Tours 9796 views
Ek Balam - Valladolid
Ek Balam - Valladolid Visit Ek Balam (Mayan for "black jaguar").Ek Balam is probably one of the most beautiful Mayan ruin cities, though few buildings have been excavated i... Full Day Tours 3515 views
Valladolid - Coba - Grand Cenote
Valladolid - Coba - Grand Cenote Have breakfast at the old colonial town of Valladolid, visit the monastery, the cathedral, and the tequila distillery. Visit the mystical Mayan Ruin C... Full Day Tours 4653 views
Xibalba Xibalba (The underworld of the Mayan gods) Visit a real Mayan village, close to Akumal in the middle of the Riviera Maya, not far from Cancun and Play... Half Day Tours 3838 views
Tulum-Xibalba Visit Tulum one of the last cities built and inhabited by the Mayans, serving as a major hub for Coba, it was at its height between the 13th and 15th ... Half Day Tours 3530 views
Coba - Punta Laguna
Coba - Punta Laguna Visit the mystical Mayan Ruin City of Coba, only 40 miles west of the Riviera Maya and approx. 115 miles southwest of Cancun, once the biggest an... Full Day Tours 10133 views
Yucatan 2 days
Yucatan 2 days On this 2 day Yucatan Round-Trip you’ll see the real Mexico. You’ll visit Ek Balam, and Chichen Itza, as well as the colonial cities Valladolid and Me... Round-Trips 2696 views
Akumal Adventure
Akumal Adventure Have a real adventure in and beneath the jungle of Yucatan. Walk and swim through caves. Learn a lot about nature and the history of Yucatan. Go in th... Full Day Tours 3752 views
Chacchoben - Bacalar
Chacchoben - Bacalar Visit the unique Mayan ruins of Chacchoben. Chacchoben is located in the south of the Yucatan Peninsula and is not yet known to tourists, su... Full Day Tours 2708 views

Add comment

Security code

Who's Online

We have 66 guests and no members online

Shopping Cart

No