Chacchoben Extreme Tour

Chacchoben ruins + Seven Color Lagoon


Duration 5.5 Hours

Difficulty Moderate Moderate

Rating 5 Stars

$85USD Ages 13+

$75USD Ages 6-12

$0USD Ages 5-

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Chacchoben Extreme Tour

Combine your Chacchoben Ruins Tour, with a visit to one of the most spectacular fresh water lakes in Mexico.

The Chacchoben Extreme adventure will take you from the green of the jungle to a refreshing adventure in the crystal clear waters of the Seven Color Lagoon. Admire up to seven shades of blue that go from an electric blue to a turquoise green.

This tour combination is perfect for anyone wanting to combine Maya ruins with a little adventure and water activities. The Chacchoben Extreme Tour includes the Chacchoben Ruins Tour plus a visit to the Seven Color Lagoon (Bacalar Lagoon) inside Sian Kan Biosphere Reserve.

The location is perfect for swimming in the refreshing waters of the Seven Color Lagoon, kayaking or just to relax enjoying the view and the breeze sipping a cold Margarita under the shade of a cabana.


Chacchoben Extreme Tour summary

Rate definitions: Adult: Ages 13 years old or older: $85.00USD
Child: Ages 6 to 12 years old: $75.00USD
Infant: Ages 5 years old or under: Free!

Inclusions: Round transportation in A/C van, travel insurance, English speaking guide, entrance tickets to Chacchoben ruins, guided tour at the ruins and bottled water. It also includes a visit to Bacalar Lagoon Resort for swimming and kayaking at the Seven Color Lagoon, lunch and drinks (beer, sodas, tequila, margaritas) are also included

Duration: 5.5 Hours

Departure times (cruise ship guests): Daily, one hour after ship docks. Tour departures are adapted according to your ship's schedule.

Departure location: The Native Choice Office, four blocks from the Costa Maya Port. Email confirmation will include easy to follow directions and a map.

Deposit: $15.00USD per person required to confirm spaces for this tour.
Deposit is fully refundable if for any reason cruise ship doesn't call port at all in Costa Maya.

Cancellation policy: 48 hrs before the tour to avoid a $15.00USD per person penalty.

Restrictions: This tour is NOT wheelchair friendly.
This tour is better appreciated by children ages 6 years old and older.
Kayaking is restricted for pregnant women, life vests are mandatory for children and they must kayak with an adult.

Recommendations: Bring your swimsuit and your own towel, water shoes if you have them, extra cash (credit cards aren't accepted at Chacchoben) and biodegradable sun block lotion.


Chacchoben Extreme Tour timetable

This tour is completed in 5.5 Hours.
Departure time is one hour after cruise ship's arrival time.

  • 50min - Travel time Costa Maya to Chacchoben Ruins
  • 10min - Break to use facilities at Chacchoben
  • 1hr 15min - Tour of the Chacchoben Ruins
  • 25min - Travel time Chacchoben Ruins to Bacalar Lagoon
  • 2hrs - Time at Lagoon resort for swimming, kayaking and lunch
  • 50min - Travel time lagoon resort to Costa Maya

Chacchoben Extreme Tour info

This tour includes lunch consisting of beef or chicken fajitas, refried beans, rice, chips and salsa, guacamole (on season) and fresh fruit.

We can accommodate guests with special diets. If anyone in your party is allergic to nuts, crustaceans or gluten, just let us know, we can accommodate your needs. We can also accommodate requests for vegetarian meals.

The lagoon is perfect for kayaking, and is also tempting for swimming. You may simply choose to relax, enjoy the breeze and a cold drink, while the others participate in the other activities.

Please don't hesitate to contact us in case you need any further details or if you need any kind of assistance. It will be our pleasure to help you!