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Your honeymoon is a romantic experience to kick off married life, but it’s also the perfect opportunity to see new places, try new things, and explore in a way like never before. From the white sand beaches to the ancient Mayan roots – honeymooning in Mexico provides equal parts adventure and romance. We’ve gathered 5 of the best tours in Mexico to get you out of your resort.
The Yucatan Peninsula offers visitors a treasure trove of history, from the pre-Columbian archeological sites of the Maya civilization, to 16th century towns settled by the Spanish. Experience this history firsthand with a full-day tour from Cancun or the Riviera Maya. See the ancient Maya site Chichen Itza (admission not included), the pyramid of Kukulcan, and explore the architecture in Valladolid. After a busy day exploring, refresh yourself in the waters of the Cenote Saamal, and enjoy a delicious buffet meal.
Explore coral reefs, ancient history, and nature in the Riviera Maya on a combination tour that features some of the best of Yucatan in a single day. Snorkel through the coral reef in the Caribbean Sea, visit the Tulum archeological site, and swim in a cenote, then explore a limestone cave and take a jungle walk. This tour includes entrance fees, a buffet lunch, and door-to-door transport from hotels in Cancun or Playa del Carmen.
Discover the colonial beauty of Coyoacán, stroll through North America’s oldest university and gain insight into Frida Kahlo’s life and artwork at her former home of Casa Azul. Then, drift through the waterways of Xochimilco, a UNESCO site, and enjoy snacks aboard a ‘trajinera’ boat. You’ll come away with unique experiences and knowledge of Aztec history and colonial architecture.
Explore Cabo San Lucas’s most iconic coastal attractions during this scenic shared ride aboard a comfortable trimaran. Get a first-hand peek at Lovers’ Beach, the local sea lion colony, and the famous Cabo arch while lounging comfortably on the restroom-equipped boat, with both open-air decks and shaded areas. Tours include complimentary refreshments with an open bar.
Immerse yourself in the magical mysticism of Las Caletas by night with an enchanting evening excursion from Puerto Vallarta. Watch the sun sink into the shimmering sea as you sail to a secluded beach surrounded by rugged rock formations. Dine upon a gourmet 3-course meal by candlelight before watching the renowned Rhythms of the Night show, a stunning spectacle that promises to transport viewers to a spiritual land that time forgot.