This 10-hour private tour of two of the Yucatan's most famous ancient ruins is for those with a love of photography. Explore iconic Chichen Itza, named one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, then drive north to Ek Balam, the most recently excavated Mayan city, which the ancient people considered'a 'portal to the other world.' All the while, your professional photographer/guide shows you how to take professional-quality photos in this lush, sunny environment. This private tour ensures personalized attention from your guide and includes both a buffet lunch and round-trip transportation from your Cancun accommodations.
Be ready in your Cancun hotel lobby as early as you like for this 10-hour, private tour. You'll be emailed a detailed itinerary of your trip beforehand, which outlines estimated times of arrival and a list of activities.'
After hotel pickup, you can have the driver stop for coffee and snacks (at your' cost) before heading inland to Chichen Itza, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. Once you arrive, explore the beautiful ancient Mayan site and learn about the history of each monument. Your private photographer-guide will help you to take professional-quality photos of ruins such as the Ball Court, the Temple of a Thousand Warriors, and El Castillo, the site's central pyramid.
Following your 3-hour tour of Chichen Itza, break for a delicious complimentary buffet lunch before embarking on a journey to Ek Balam, the most recently discovered Mayan city, which was only fully excavated in the 1990s. The Mayans considered this mysterious site 'portal to the other world.' Take photos of the Acropolis, sacred altars, stone carvings, and wall paintings, learning valuable tips and tools for how to capture each image photographically.
Your guide will also be sure to capture lots of candid shots of you enjoying your tour, which will be available for download after the tour is over.