This colonial city is known as “the city of the three cultures”, because it combines features of its pre-Hispanic past, the colonial period and the current era. It is located 1 hour from Merida, and many tour operators include it in its route to Chichén Itzá.
His name is due to Zamna, “dew of the sky”, character of singular wisdom and mythical origin considered as instructor and teacher of the Mayans.
Izamal is a beautiful colonial town founded in the mid-sixteenth century on the remains of an ancient Mayan city; its most important construction, the Conventual Assembly of Our Lady of Izamal, was built on the ruins of a Mayan shrine called Pap-hol-chac.
9:00 hrs: Depart from your hotel
10:40 hrs: Arrive at Izamal where your specialized bilingual guide will lead you through this colorful and fascinating city.
Our guide will explain a little more about the city, its history and culture.
We’ll have lunch at a local restaurant (own expense).
16:00 hrs: Return to your hotel.
Included: Transportation, Driver – Professional guide (Spa-Eng).
Not Included: Entrance fee, Lunch, Drinks, Tips.