Top 20 Experiences in Palenque
Bonampak & Yaxchilan archaeological sites & jungle from Palenque
Visit Bonampak with its fascinating murals and high-quality ancient Mayan frescoes as the main attractions. The pyramids are surrounded by the colors and sounds of the Jungle of Chiapas called also the Lacandon Forest. Yaxchilán is an splendid setting of an evergreen forest blanketing a magnificent archaeological site famous for its statuary art, stelae, and lintels. The Maya took to building the terrain of a peninsula surrounded by a meandering river. This is a shared service.
Lacandon Jungle Tour from Palenque: River Rafting and Hiking Adventure
Spend the day exploring the Lacandon Jungle on this rafting and trekking tour from Palenque. Enjoy the serenity of the Lacanjá River as you float along and admire this biologically diverse region. Then discover the intrigue of the jungle as you trek to an ancient archaeological site, a Mayan village and a rushing waterfall.
PALENQUE MAYAN RUINS (Private)
Located on the first rise of the Tumbala mountains, Palenque archaeological site looks out over the Usumacinta River flood plain. Here you’ll be confronted by the largest Mesoamerican step pyramid, the Temple of Inscriptions, spotted with hieroglyphics that have contributed significantly to the study of Mayan civilization. It is considered one of the most emblematic mayan site having been the empire of Pakal, Governor, Warrior and God of Mayan Civilization.
Waterfalls Agua Azul and Misol-ha
In this tour you will be able to appreciate the blue of the water, the green of the vegetation, the constant breeze and the inexhaustible aquatic sound contribute to make of this place, one of the most spectacular and unforgettable of Chiapas.
From Palenque Misol Ha, Agua Azul and Transfer to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Because if you want to know Misol ha and Agua Azul, but want to move to San Cristóbal de las Casas, you can use this tour.
Archaeological Zone of Palenque, Misol-Ha Waterfalls and Agua Azul exit Palenque
ARCHAEOLOGICAL AREA OF PALENQUE - CASCADAS DE MISOL-HA - WATERFALLS OF BLUE WATER - DEPARTING FROM PALENQUE CHIAPAS Departure 8:00 A.M. From the reception of your hotel, we will go to the Z.A. from Palenque, where we will know the archaeological remains of the Mayan culture, made up of its exuberant natural wealth, with a 2-hour tour. We continue with the excursion to the Misol-Ha Waterfall, impressive waterfall that reaches 50 mtrs high, an ideal place to cool off by having 1 hour to visit this beautiful place. To continue with the tour we will move to the Agua Azul Waterfalls, a wonderful natural resource that has turquoise blue waterfalls that reaches 20 meters, with a 2-hour tour. Finally, you will be transferred to the city of Palenque around 18:30 pm. *** Does not include guides, are optional for each site.
Palenque Archaeological Site with Agua Azul and Misol-Ha from Palenque
Take in the beauty of the mountain landscapes around Palenque on a day trip to Cascadas de Agua Azul and Misol-Ha. You'll descend on foot to the stunning waterfalls, with time for swimming in a deep pool at the base of jungle-covered cliffs (if the weather allows). Travel on an air-conditioned vehicle round-trip or opt for our drop-off option in San Cristobal. Enjoy this half-day tour or upgrade for a full-day tour that includes the archaeological ruins of Palenque.
Palenque Mayan Ruins, Misol-Ha and Agua Azul Waterfalls Full Day Tour from Palenque
Discover ancient Mayan ruins and turquoise waterfalls on this full day tour from Palenque. Visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is believed to be an ancient Mayan capital. Relax at two world-class waterfalls, Aqua Azul and Misol-Ha, both known for their bright blue waters and stunning jungle setting.
From Palenque Zona Arq. Misol Ha, Agua Azul and Transfer to San Cristóbal
Because you can enjoy the Palenque Ruins, visit the Agua Azul and Misol Ha waterfalls. At the end of the Tour we will transfer you to San Cristóbal de las Casas.
Lacandona Jungle 1 Day (hiking)
During the tour you will enjoy the impressive jungle accompanied by a native Lacandon guide from the community where he will show you and explain about the incredible flora, fauna, waterfalls that the jungle has for you and we will arrive at the lost city within the jungle.
Archaeological Zone of Yaxchilán and Archaeological Zone of Bonampak exit Palenque
ARCHAEOLOGICAL AREA OF YAXCHILÁN AND BONAMPAK FROM PALENQUE Departure at 6:00 a.m. we will go to the community of Frontera Corozal, on the way there will be a time for breakfast in the community "July 11". From the jetty we will board a boat that will lead us to the site, making a 45-minute tour in the Usumacinta River flows until we reach the Archaeological Zone of Yaxchilán, its importance lies in the beauty of its architecture and also in its 124 texts distributed in 30 stelae, 21 altars, 59 lintels and seven different inscriptions. Later there will be a time to taste a meal and to end the tour we will visit the Archaeological Zone of Bonampak, an ancient city whose meaning in Mayan is “painted walls” for its amazing well-preserved cave paintings, also contains steles and lintels. To end the tour you will be transferred to the city of Palenque Chiapas. Return approximately 17:00 hours. * Does not include Guide, it is optional.
PALENQUE RUINS, AGUA AZUL and MISOL-HA (Private from Palenque or San Cristobal)
Located on the first rise of the Tumbala mountains, Palenque archaeological site looks out over the Usumacinta River flood plain. Here you’ll be confronted by the largest Mesoamerican step pyramid, the Temple of Inscriptions, spotted with hieroglyphics that have contributed significantly to the study of Mayan civilization. It is considered one of the most emblematic mayan site having been the empire of Pakal, Governor, Warrior and God of Mayan Civilization. The Misol Ha Waterfall is a worthy representative of the eco-tourism of Chiapas, which offers a unique experience where the interaction with the flora and fauna of the place is the most important element. The Cascadas de Agua Azul (Spanish for “Blue Water Waterfall”) are found near the Municipality of Tumbalá, in the middle of the Chiapas rainforest. It consists of many cataracts following one after another in the Cascadas de Agua Azul Natural Park. The larger cataracts may be about 6 meters (20 ft.) high.
BONAMPAK AND YAXCHILAN MAYAN RUINS - Private Tour from Palenque
The Mayan ruins at Bonampak are a beautiful site with a very unique and interesting feel, not fully excavated, so much still covered by rainforest. One of the most amazing finds at Bonampak are the three rooms of murals, depicting important ceremonial and political events, which are some of the best preserved examples of the Maya painted art. These exquisite murals changed the long held notion that the Maya only sacrificed warriors in the ball games and that they were for the most part a peaceful people. The murals tell a much bloodier story. The Yaxchilán archaeological site can be reached only by an hour long incredible boat ride down the mighty Usumacinta river through one of the last great North American rainforests. Riding in a long boat, you'll be exactly between the shores of Guatemala and Mexico, and If you keep on the lookout you will see many of the rainforest wild inhabitants, like monkeys, toucans and eagles, so as crocodiles in the river water.
AGUA AZUL and MISOL-HA FALLS (Private tour from Palenque or San Cristobal)
The Cascadas de Agua Azul (Spanish for “Blue Water Waterfall”) are found near the Municipality of Tumbalá, in the middle of the Chiapas rainforest. It consists of many cataracts following one after another in the Cascadas de Agua Azul Natural Park. The larger cataracts may be about 6 meters (20 ft.) high. The Misol Ha Waterfall is a worthy representative of the eco-tourism of Chiapas, located a few miles from Palenque, in the state of Chiapas. This beautiful destination offers a unique experience where the interaction with nature is the most important element, being under the control of a local group of co-owners that have the task to preserve the flora and fauna of the place.
Roberto Barrios Waterfalls
DURING THIS TRAVEL YOU CAN APPRECIATE THE 5 AWESOME WATERFALLS OF WATER COLOR ESMERALDA AND THE FALL OF EACH ONE OF THEM WILL BE ABLE TO SWIM IN THE INCREDIBLE NATURAL POOLS THAT ARE FORMED UNDER WRAPPING IN THE EXCELLENT VEGETABILITY EXPERIENCE AWARENESS ONLY.
From Palenque Tour to Agua Azul and Misol Ha
Because they can enjoy almost 3 hours in blue water with the option to swim in Agua Azul and 1 hour and a half in Misol Ha.
Palenque Archaeological Zone And Agua Azul And Misol-ha Waterfalls
In this tour you will be able to appreciate the impressive pyramids of the archeology zone of Palenque, the blue of the water, the green of the vegetation, the constant breeze and the inexhaustible aquatic sound contribute to make this tour, one of the most spectacular and unforgettable Chiapas
Agua Azul and Misolha Waterfalls Day Trip from Palenque
Enjoy an amazing journey visiting the natural beauties of Agua Azul and Misolha Waterfalls, located in the heart of Jungle in Chiapas near Palenque City. Your tour includes transport.
From Palenque to Zona Arq. Palenque and Roberto Barrios Waterfall
Because they will have more than 3 hours to get to know the Palenque Archaeological Zone and the Roberto Barrios Waterfall with ease.
Yaxchilan and Bonampak Tour from Palenque
We will pick you up at your hotel at 5:30 a.m., we will stop at approximately 7:30 a.m. for breakfast, breakfast is buffet, we will continue our journey to reach the Archaeological Zone of Yaxchilán, the visit will be 2 hours. After the visit, we will have the food already included, we continue to the Bonampak Archaeological Zone, the visit will be 45 minutes, 8 km before arriving at the site we will change vehicles since the Lacandones have their own units to transport us, after the visit finally we moved to the Hotel in Palenque.