Let’s taco bout it!
Ah Mexico! We’re talking crystal blue water, Indiana Jones style ruins and all the tacos your students can eat! A Latin American gem overflowing with rich Hispanic traditions and history with some serious bite! On an educational trip to Mexico your students will explore it all, from the Day of the Dead to the ancient civilisation of the Mayans. Students can’t help but say ‘Si’ to this educational adventure. The fiesta awaits!
Day 1 – Day 3
After your students settle in, they will kick off their time in Mexico with a trip to the famous ancient Ruins of Teotihuacan, spotting both the Moon Pyramid and the Sun Pyramid. Students will get the chance to visit the Basilica of our Lady of Guadalupe, where they will see the original tilma (or cloak) of Juan Diego. In the Coyoacán neighbourhood students will explore the Frida Kahlo museum to learn about the artistic culture.
Day 4 – Day 7
Your group will leave Mexico City for Tuxtla Gutiérrez, transferring to the highland town of San Cristobal where a city tour will expose the indigenous culture and rich history of the area. At the national park: Sumidero Canyon your group will spot wildlife and lush greenery. Travelling from here to Palenque, students will explore a unique urban city surrounded by lush rainforest. It’s here your students will see Mayan art & urban design collide.
Day 7 – Day 10
On the way to Playa del Carmen, your students will stop at the beautiful Bacalar Lake. Your students will explore Chichén Itza, an ancient Mayan archaeological site, home to Yucatan’s most popular and visited pyramid. Beach games will take place before transferring to the airport and heading home.