Get to know Riviera Maya, a versatile Mexican gem, with accessible accommodation, transportation, and equipment through this carefully designed multi-day trip. With visits to several archeological sites such as Chichen Itza, beach days, local cuisine, and free time to explore and relax, this multi-day trip takes a deep dive into the Mayan culture, has a little bit of adventure, and lots of relaxation and memorable experiences.
This trip was b...Get to know Riviera Maya, a versatile Mexican gem, with accessible accommodation, transportation, and equipment through this carefully designed multi-day trip. With visits to several archeological sites such as Chichen Itza, beach days, local cuisine, and free time to explore and relax, this multi-day trip takes a deep dive into the Mayan culture, has a little bit of adventure, and lots of relaxation and memorable experiences.
This trip was built with accessibility in mind. Your accessible room equipped with a roll-in shower at the luxurious 5-star Iberostar Selection Cancun will be guaranteed: your comfort and safety are our priorities! With adventure and relaxation expertly balanced, a grit wheelchair is included in every archaeological site visit, and a beach wheelchair rental can be arranged throughout the trip for an extra charge.
The price of this multi-day trip can be subject to changes depending on seasonality and the availability of accessible rooms. Our travel experts will give you an official quotation when you request your booking. Please get in touch with us for any special requirements and learn more detailed information about your itinerary below.
Accessibility. What to expect?
Tour Guides/ Staff have been trained by Wheel the World to provide assistance to people with disabilities during the Multi-day Trip
Guides/ Staff members have experience assisting people with disabilities
Guides/ Staff members will be available to assist
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
If needed, your wheelchair can be stored safely inside the vehicle
Accessible bathrooms at multiple stops during the Multi-day Trip
Places present some barriers and minimum assistance is needed
Adaptive equipment is included and can be used independently or assisted
Optional adaptive equipment is included and can be used independently
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be greeted by your driver, who will help you with your luggage. You will then be transferred to 5-star Iber...Upon arrival at the airport, you will be greeted by your driver, who will help you with your luggage. You will then be transferred to 5-star Iberostar Selection Cancun, where your guaranteed accessible room equipped with a roll-in shower will be waiting for you.
Depending on your arrival time, you might be able to explore the surrounding area or relax for the rest of the day, enjoying the hotel amenities.
On day 2, you will learn about Mayan culture on an accessible morning tour of Tulum's archeological site.
Your guide will pick you up at 8:00...On day 2, you will learn about Mayan culture on an accessible morning tour of Tulum's archeological site.
Your guide will pick you up at 8:00 AM and drive you to the area in an accessible van. After the 2-hour trip, you will arrive at Tulum and have an expert guided tour. You will be provided with a Gritt wheelchair for a more comfortable experience, and assistance will be available.
After exploring this Mayan city, you will have time to relax at the beach gazing at the Caribbean Sea. After having lunch at a local restaurant, your next stop will be Tamcah Ha Cenote, an iconic natural pit with groundwater, typical from the Yucatan Peninsula is well worth a visit. Enjoy the scenery and the unique atmosphere while wandering around.
Afterward, you will be transferred to your Cancun hotel in an accessible vehicle.
On day 3, you will visit the most important archeological site of the Yucatan Peninsula: Chichen Itza. It was the ancient capital of the Mayan Em...On day 3, you will visit the most important archeological site of the Yucatan Peninsula: Chichen Itza. It was the ancient capital of the Mayan Empire and one of the new Seven Wonders of the World! Honestly, no visit to Mexico can be complete without going there.
You will meet your guide and be picked up from your hotel in Cancun at 07:00 in an accessible van with a ramp. Less than 3 hours later, you will arrive at the archeological site. Your guide will then take you to the main building while telling you more about the Maya culture. You will then be able to explore the ancient city by yourself. Admire the imposing pyramid of Kukulkan, amongst other beautiful buildings within site, such as the big Ball Game. As the terrain is made of rocks and dirt, a Grit wheelchair will be provided for your comfort and safety.
Once you have visited the site, you will go to the colonial city of Valladolid. There, you will be able to see Valladolid's main streets, its church, and other colonial buildings. You will also have lunch in a local restaurant where you can choose from regional dishes and a salad bar. Accessible bathrooms will be available on-site.
Later, around 13:30, you will get back into the accessible van to be transferred back to your hotel for a well-deserved rest.
Enjoy your free day! Our travel experts will happily give you activity recommendations or arrange one for you.falseEnjoy your free day! Our travel experts will happily give you activity recommendations or arrange one for you.
On day 5, get ready to learn more about the Mayan culture thanks to this accessible day trip to the Mayan forest and Coba archeological site.
...On day 5, get ready to learn more about the Mayan culture thanks to this accessible day trip to the Mayan forest and Coba archeological site.
Your guide will pick you up in an accessible van directly from your hotel in Cancun around 06:30. After more than 2 hours, you will arrive at Punta Laguna nature reserve. From there, you can explore some jungle trails searching for spider monkeys. You will also learn more about its diverse flora and fauna, but also do some bird watching around the lagoon. To make the experience more comfortable, a Gritt wheelchair and assistance will be provided for those who need it throughout the day.
After the visit, you will make your way to the ancient Mayan city of Coba. You will see the highest Mayan structure in Mexico, which offers an excellent viewpoint over the Mayan Jungle of Quintana Roo. Learn more about the pre-hispanic Mayan culture as you enjoy a guided area tour. Enjoy a light snack made of fruit and peanuts.
Around 14:00, you will be taken to a local restaurant to have lunch and transferred back to your hotel.
On day 6, you will enjoy a free day at the beach! For an extra charge, an amphibious wheelchair can be available for you to relax, and assistance...On day 6, you will enjoy a free day at the beach! For an extra charge, an amphibious wheelchair can be available for you to relax, and assistance will be provided throughout the beach experience. If you wish to visit a specific beach, please get in touch with us so we can plan it for you. We can also give suggestions on where to go if needed. We're always happy to help!
Depending on when and where you want to go, as well as the duration of your beach experience, you can have breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the hotel.
Depending on your flight time, you will have some free time to explore and be transferred to the airport in a wheelchair-accessible van. If you w...Depending on your flight time, you will have some free time to explore and be transferred to the airport in a wheelchair-accessible van. If you want an activity arranged, please contact our travel experts.
What's not included
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.