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Agua Azul, Misol-Ha and Palenque

$47 USD

Schedule: Departure 4:00 am – Return: 10:30 pm.
Prices may vary according to the date selected.

Description

Departing from San Cristobal de las Casas, you will arrive at the beautiful waterfalls of Agua Azul, which are characterized by the turquoise blue of the water along with the sound of the water flow, make these waterfalls a unique and spectacular place. The Agua Azul river descends through natural steps forming a series of magnificent waterfalls. This area, known by the indigenous Tzeltales as Montaña de Agua, is inhabited by a sub tropical forest with an enormous biodiversity, which includes animals such as tapirs, macaws and toucans.

Later you will appreciate the imposing waterfall of Misol-Ha located 20 km. from the archaeological zone of Palenque, it is a place where contact with nature is palpable. This waterfall of 30 meters high, forms a large pool, and is nestled in the middle of the high tropical jungle of the Chiapas highlands, being a refreshing and beautiful place. Misol-Ha has been an ideal place for the filming of movies such as Predator, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Finally you will visit one of the most interesting archaeological sites in Mexico, Palenque was one of the most powerful cities during the Classic Mayan period, it was lost in the jungle for several centuries, at the end of the eighteenth century resurfaces to show us the magnificence of the place. Palenque is composed of more than 200 architectural structures that you should not miss the opportunity to visit and admire.

Schedule: Departure 4:00 am – Return: 10:30 pm.

This tour includes:

Round trip transportation from your hotel or nearby location.
Entrance fee to the tourist centers.
Basic traveler’s insurance (during transportation).

Additional Information

Prices may vary according to the date selected.

Recommendations:

Bring swimsuit and towel
Bring hat or cap and sunglasses
Bring extra cash
Bring comfortable walking clothes and shoes.
Bring an extra change of clothes.

It does not include guide at Palenque archaeological zone.

This tour includes round trip transportation from your hotel or nearby location.

FAQ

Do infants and children have to pay the same price?
From 4 years of age onwards the general price applies, infants from 0 to 3 years of age can go free of charge but they must be in the arms of their parents or guardians and would not be covered by the traveler’s insurance. If you want the infant to have their own assigned seat or to be covered by the traveler’s insurance then it will be necessary to pay for it like any other passenger.

What type of vehicle is it and how many people are in it?
They are vans or Sprinter type vehicles with air conditioning, the units are for 10, 14 or 20 passengers depending on the number of reservations received for a certain date. We only operate shared service tours.

How long is the stay in each tourist destination?
Agua Azul Park: arrival at 9:00 am, 2 hour stay.
Misol-Ha waterfall: arrival at 1:00 pm, 1 hour stay.
Palenque Archaeological Zone: arrival at 2:30 pm, 2 hour stay.

Can I stay in Palenque at the end of the tour and take my luggage with me?
Of course you can, however, the price of the activity remains the same.

How long does it take to get from San Cristobal de las Casas to Palenque?
Approximately 5 hours.

Can people in wheelchairs attend the tour?
Unfortunately, it is not recommended since almost all the places visited in this activity have constant slopes, steps or rocky paths with little or no adaptation for people in wheelchairs.

Can I bring my pet?
Unfortunately this activity does not allow pets for the comfort of all passengers in the vehicle.