In Campeche we will be able to find and explore a site of the pre-Hispanic Maya era. It is located on the southeast side of the state of Campeche, almost on the border with Guatemala.
This region of Petén is where one of the most important reserves in the biosphere of Calakmul is located. There we will find more than 6 thousand structures from the classical Mayan period such as pyramids, squares and stelae.
The name of this place in the dialect means City of the two adjacent pyramids.
We Ka'an Expeditions perform in the aforementioned area a walk morning in the biosphere of Calakmul to know all the local flora and fauna.
First we will pick you up, since to get to the place you have to drive approximately two hours. We provide you with water, soda and if you need a breakfast. Tickets are also part of this tour, it is recommended that you bring appropriate clothing, closed shoes and light clothing since the average duration is 7 hours.
Our second activity is a guided tour to the ruins of Calakmul, this occasion is more cultural and lasts approximately 5 hours without counting from which location we pick you up. Keep in mind that in this activity you have to wear comfortable tennis shoes and a dress that gives you freshness because the area is very hot.
If you want to sleep in the middle of the jungle we have two houses that can give you that unique experience, our multi-adventure camp offers many possibilities such as going to know the new find the Oxpemul one of the 17 monuments that were sculpted in that historical period.
You can camp very close to the jungle lagoon, we provide you with food, food and all the camping equipment. If you are bilingual we have our certified guide.
Live as the Mayans lived!
If you want an activity from the early hours of the morning this walk organized by Ka'an Expeditions is your thing. Our guides have participated together with scientists in the sighting and monitoring of the species in the area.
In this activity, apart from knowing the biosphere, you can see some Mayan monoliths or sculptures that were made in honor of the gods and you will have the fortune to see birds, types of toucans, the famous ocellated turkeys exclusive to that area and some woodpeckers.
From the center of Campeche to the biosphere of Calakmul there are 240 kilometers to the area, do not worry because we will pick you up and take you.
The intention of this walk is to develop it slowly and stealthily so that you can have a more extreme sighting and observe tapirs, red deer or some jaguars or pumas.
We include you the drink and the breakfast and what is most important. Our certified and bilingual guide.
He considers it necessary to bring comfortable and suitable clothes. Closed shoes and clothes that keep you cool.
Don't forget your mosquito repellent.
Come to know the flora and fauna of Calakmul!
The Mayan splendor lasted approximately from 2 thousand before Christ until the Spanish colonization in 1697. All that long period was taken advantage of by that civilization that was in charge of living in the jungle and building pyramids.
With Ka'an Expeditions you will know with our guided tour three archaeological sites; Becán, Chicanná and Xpujil . These places are known for their Rio Bec style architecture.
An architecture that influences the final period of the classic. These places being completely surrounded by jungle contribute a plus to our tour, since you can see all kinds of animals.
At the end we plan to take you to a lagoon known for the presence of crocodiles. You can see that the exotic honey harvest is still being elaborated.
At present there are descendants of this civilization that inhabit the surroundings, they continue with the tradition of their crafts and elaborate wood carvings and elaborate fabrics with special fabrics.
Before starting we invite you to a good breakfast that recharges all your energy and we give you the necessary food.
Keep in mind to wear the right clothes for the area.
Know the splendor of this civilization.