Cancun Premium: Chichen Itza, Xcaret Park, shopping tour & free beach days
8 days / 7 Nights
Multi-day trip description
Get ready for a premium 8-day accessible experience through the exquisite surprises of Cancun! This itinerary includes astonishing visits to historical sites like Chichen Itza, where you'll be guided through ancient cities and incredible ruins. You'll discover the vibrant city of Valladolid and its charming colonial architecture and indulge in a full-day tour of Xcaret and Xelha, two eco-friendly parks filled with accessible attractions that show...Get ready for a premium 8-day accessible experience through the exquisite surprises of Cancun! This itinerary includes astonishing visits to historical sites like Chichen Itza, where you'll be guided through ancient cities and incredible ruins. You'll discover the vibrant city of Valladolid and its charming colonial architecture and indulge in a full-day tour of Xcaret and Xelha, two eco-friendly parks filled with accessible attractions that showcase the region's natural beauty and cultural heritage. With a beach wheelchair rental included in the price, you'll have a full day to enjoy the beach at 5-star Iberostar Quetzal.
This multi-day trip was designed with accessibility in mind. Your comfort and safety are our priorities! All guaranteed accessible rooms are equipped with a roll-in shower, toilet grab bars, and step-free entrances. An accessible van fitted with a wheelchair ramp will do all transfers between activities and the airport and a beach wheelchair will be delivered to you on day 4 of your itinerary.
5-star Iberostar Quetzal is the selected accommodation; if the accessible room is unavailable at the time of your booking, we will find another similar accommodation with an accessible room that also matches your needs.
The price of this multi-day trip might be subject to changes depending on seasonality and the availability of accessible rooms. A travel expert will confirm the final details once you submit a booking request.
Accessibility. What to expect?
Guides/ Staff members have experience assisting people with disabilities
Guides/ Staff members will be available to assist
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Accessible bathrooms at multiple stops during the Multi-day Trip
Places visited are all wheelchair accessible and can be navigated independently
Places present some barriers and minimum assistance is needed
Adaptive equipment is included and can be used independently or assisted
Upon arrival at Cancun International Airport (CUN), you'll be picked up by an accessible van equipped with a ramp entrance ...Welcome to Cancun!
Upon arrival at Cancun International Airport (CUN), you'll be picked up by an accessible van equipped with a ramp entrance and enough space for wheelchair users. You'll be taken to the 5-star Iberostar Quetzal, where your guaranteed accessible room equipped with a roll-in shower will be waiting for you! The ride is 1 hour long.
Today you'll have a free morning. Have a long, delicious breakfast, and enjoy the hotel amenities! You'll also have access to a beach...Morning:
Today you'll have a free morning. Have a long, delicious breakfast, and enjoy the hotel amenities! You'll also have access to a beach wheelchair rental.
You'll be picked up by an accessible van at 5:00 PM and spend the afternoon walking or wheeling through La Quinta Avenida in Playa del Carmen, the perfect place to shop for souvenirs and gifts while in Playa del Carmen!
This charming pedestrian street is just a few steps from the beach and offers a wide range of shops, cafes, and restaurants to explore. Sidewalks on La Quinta Avenida are wide and flat, with curb cuts at intersections to facilitate easy movement. Most shops have level access, and guides will be there to assist you if you need any help.
After the 3-hour shopping tour, you'll be returned to your hotel.
After breakfast at your hotel at 9:30 AM, you'll be taken on an accessible van to Xelha Park: a stunning aquatic, eco-adventure park in Cancun kn...After breakfast at your hotel at 9:30 AM, you'll be taken on an accessible van to Xelha Park: a stunning aquatic, eco-adventure park in Cancun known for its breathtaking natural beauty and diverse array of aquatic activities. The site offers free drinks, an open buffet, and areas to rest and relax!
At Xel-Há, facilities for people with disabilities are available in most parts of the park. Wheelchair rental service is provided for individuals with disabilities at an additional cost. Park staff will provide information about accessible areas!
After spending the day here, you'll be returned to your hotel for a good night's sleep.
After having breakfast at your hotel, you’ll be picked up at 7:30 AM and transferred to Chichen Itza in the accessible vehicle for a ...Morning:
After having breakfast at your hotel, you’ll be picked up at 7:30 AM and transferred to Chichen Itza in the accessible vehicle for a guided 2.5-hour tour. There are a few accessible restrooms along the 2.5-hour ride.
Chichen Itza is one of the most incredible ancient cities in the world! This Mayan ruin is a Unesco wonder and is reasonably accessible. The archeological site has a ramp entrance to the ticket booth and entryway, which is flat and cemented, making it easy to navigate.
As you explore the ancient city, you'll come across many paths of tightly packed dirt scattered with slightly loose and embedded stones and occasional tree roots that you'll need to navigate. But don't worry! The trails are wide, it's easy to move around, and your guide will be available to help.
If you need to take a bathroom break, there is an accessible restroom inside the main entrance building, and other accessible restrooms can be found in a small shopping center area where you can buy souvenirs and snacks.
At the end of the tour, you’ll have lunch at 1:30 PM at a local restaurant that serves true Mayan flavors. The place has accessible restrooms.
At 3:30 PM, you’ll transfer to Valladolid in the accessible van. After the 1-hour ride, you’ll tour the city! Designed to showcase the city’s uniqueness, the 2-hour tour begins with a visit to the San Bernardino de Siena Convent, one of the region's oldest and most historic buildings.
Your next stops are Calzada de Los Frailes and the former convent, San Bernardino. Please note there are no accessible restrooms on this Valladolid tour. There will be time for photographs at each stop.
A beach wheelchair will be delivered to you while you are enjoying this tour!
At the end of your tour, you’ll return to Cancun and arrive at your hotel at about 7:30 PM. Dinner is optional and is not included.
Day 5: Free morning + City tour Cancun + Beach wheelchair
You'll have free time to have a long breakfast, relax, and enjoy the resort amenities! A beach wheelchair will be available for you...Morning:
You'll have free time to have a long breakfast, relax, and enjoy the resort amenities! A beach wheelchair will be available for you to enjoy fully.
You'll be picked up by the accessible van at 2:00 PM and get ready to immerse yourself in the local culture and find unique treasures to bring back home at Mercado 28!
Located close to the resort, this market is a must-visit in Cancun. Showcasing Mexico's vibrant culture and crafts, you'll find everything from traditional Mexican clothing to souvenirs, jewelry, and handmade crafts. This market is wheelchair friendly, but there are no accessible restrooms available.
After some fun shopping, we will have a city tour of Cancun. You'll be kickin' back in a comfy, air-conditioned, accessible ride and roll through lively streets, taking in the remarkable contrast between modern high-rises and classic Mexican architecture. Also, get ready for some seriously incredible views as we pass the breathtaking Nichupte Lagoon and the dazzling turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.
Afterward, we will have a shopping experience at La Isla, a popular outdoor shopping mall in Cancun, Mexico. It's a beautiful open-air mall and a great place to enjoy a stroll or window shopping. The mall features an impressive range of stores, from high-end luxury brands to more affordable options, making it perfect for any budget. There are accessible restrooms at this stop.
For wheelchair users, La Isla is an accessible shopping option with wide paths, ramps, and accessible restrooms. Guides will be available to assist you if you need any help or have any questions.
After a full afternoon of shopping, you'll be taken back to the hotel on the accessible van for a good night's sleep.
After breakfast at your hotel, prepare for an unforgettable full-day guided tour of Xcaret Park! You'll be picked up at 9:30 AM by th...Morning:
After breakfast at your hotel, prepare for an unforgettable full-day guided tour of Xcaret Park! You'll be picked up at 9:30 AM by the accessible van and have a 20-minute ride.
Xcaret Park is one of Mexico's most fascinating and eco-friendly parks in the Riviera Maya region. The park features accessible parking areas, ramps, elevators, and accessible restrooms. In addition, many of the park's attractions are accessible to wheelchair users. Throughout the day, guides will assist you in any way possible, ensuring you have a safe and enjoyable experience at Xcaret.
You'll start with a stroll through the park, taking in the stunning natural beauty of the park's natural pools, underground rivers, and cultural exhibits. You'll explore one of the park's highlights, its underground river.
If you want to, with some help from your guide, you'll be able to swim and float along the crystal-clear waters, marveling at the stunning rock formations and the natural beauty of this unique ecosystem. We'll also visit the park's aviary and the butterfly pavilion, where you'll spot different colorful species! Lunch is included.
Tickets and a personal wheelchair pusher are included in the price.
You'll arrive at 9:30 PM at your hotel for a good night's sleep!
On your last day, the beach wheelchair will be picked up from the resort, and you'll be transferred to the Cancun International Airport in the wh...On your last day, the beach wheelchair will be picked up from the resort, and you'll be transferred to the Cancun International Airport in the wheelchair-accessible van. The driver will be able to help with your luggage.
What's not included
Tourist city taxes
The same price applies to all travelers. Please select the number of travelers with and without disabilities when booking on our website.
Please note that the price featured is the lowest price available based on 2 people traveling. Please get in touch with our travel experts to know what rates apply for your traveling dates / number of participants.
This trip can be arranged for customers traveling by themselves. Assistants and trained guides will be hired to assist and help out with the logistics needed.
Spoken language(s): English, Spanish.
Travel insurance is not included but an appropriate insurance based on your personal needs is highly recommended.
Cancellation and modification policies differ depending on the chosen hotels and/or activities. Please click here to check out the policies that apply to your selection.
The itineraries offered are examples that can be changed to fit your interests and needs. Our travel expert team will help you personalize your itinerary.
No. We offer activities, tours, accommodations, and transportation a la carte and multi-day tour packages that include a combination of all of the above. Transportation within the destination is included in some tours, but varies based on the tour. Flights to and from the destination are not included.
Accommodations are accessible. Rather than just listing that the rooms are accessible, we collect and provide accurate information about the accessibility of the hotel or accommodation. This way, before you even book your stay, you will know exactly what you are getting: whether the doorway width will accommodate your wheelchair, how high the bed is, or what type of accessible shower is offered in the bathroom.
The tours we offer are designed to accommodate all different disabilities. Our travel expert team can help you find the right tour to meet your accessibility needs.
Yes. Guides and assistants are available at all of our destinations during the activities. The tourism professionals that we work with undergo a training program so that they are prepared to provide an accessible experience.