- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Duration: 5 Hrs
Departure Time :
9:30am, 3pm Hotel pickups commence prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Departure Details :
Your hotel in San Cristobal de las Casas area
Return Details :
Downtown San Cristobal de las Casas at approximately 2pm or 8pm
Cancellation Policy : This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
OverviewEnjoy a wonderful tour as you visit two indigenous villages near San Cristobal de las Casas. Meet a family in Zinacantan and watch Mayan rituals inside a Catholic Church at San Juan Chamula. Your tour includes transport and a guide.
- Choice of morning or afternoon departure
- All entrance fees included
- Led by a local guide
Know More about this tour
First, you will visitthe community of Zinacantn to meet a local family. You will see the women working with the loom, a Mayan pre-Hispanic activity. You will be able to taste Pox, a traditional drink. The family will invite you to gothe kitchen, so you can see how tortillas are made and have the chance to taste them with some beans and pumpkin seeds.
Later, you will visit San Juan Chamula, a Mayan village where the population speaks the Tzotzil language.
Within the Church you will get to see the rituals and ceremonies performed by the shamans of the people, this a good example of a mixture of religion with very old traditions and customs. You'll return to San Cristobal de las Casas' downtown at approximately 1pm (9:30am departure) or 6pm (3:30pm departure).
Hotel pickup and downtown drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Food and drinks, unless specified
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended and jacket
This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund
I did order ENGLISH speak guide. Our guide spoke only spanish. We did not understand anything. Moreover, we have been in the shop for a long time, and only the church Chamula has become worth it. we are not despicable. We do not recommend it.