Enjoy the highlights of the Yucatan Peninsula in an active and unique way! In this amazing trip you will combine a running race, (weather it is a 5k, 10k, Marathon or ultra), with the amazing culture, nature and adventure of the Yucatan Peninsula. In addition to that, you will also be practicing for the race while enjoying the great local sights to see. The whole trip will be arranged, you will just travel, run and have fun! Some highlights of this trip include snorkeling with the Marine Turtles in the 2largest coral reef in the world, Chichen Itzá one of the New Seven World Wonders, Rio Lagartos, Cobá archaeological site and Tulum site!
Duration: 7 days
Lunch & dinner
After your arrival at the airport, a driver will pick you up and bring you to your hotel in Cacun. Here you can relax and enjoy the white sand beaches. The overnight will be in Cancun.
Early 5k run at the beach. Afterwards you will visit Chichen Itzá. This is one of the New Seven World Wonders of UNESCO and is very well preserved. Here you can enjoy a guided tour to learn about the ancient Maya civilization and the meaning of the buildings within the archaeological site.
Afterwards, you will enjoy the rest of your day swimming in the crystal clear waters of the famous cenotes. Then you will travel to Valladolid and overnight here.
Early 5k run in Valladolid. Afterwards you will go to Rio Lagartos which is known for the many flamingos that nest there. You will also see something even more remarkable a few kilometers away—the pink waters of Las Coloradas! Then you will refresh yourself in the waters of a beautiful cenote. At the end of the day you willl return to Valladolid where you will overnight.
Today you will visit Cobá archaeological site and this will also be the running location of this day. You will run through the jungle and the archaeological site and also climb its impressive and still accessible pyramid Nohoc Mul (130ft/43m)! Afterwards you will go snorkeling in another beautiful cenote. At the end of the day you will depart to Tulum. Here you will overnight.
Early morning run at the beach. Then you will go to Akumal to swim with the Marine Turtles in their natural habitat and snorkel in the second largest coral reef in the world! Afterwards you will go snorkeling in a cenote. At the end of the day you will return to Cancun.
Today will be the race day! You will have time in the morning to relax and to get yourself ready for the big race. Afterwards you will get a well deserved massage to fully relax your muscles after a good run.
Today is departure day. You will get a transfer to the airport for your flight back home.