Shore Excursion from Cozumel to Chichen Itza


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From USD:  $13,074

Hours: 6


Enjoy an unforgettable shore excursion from Cozumel to Chichen Itza, taking a privately chartered flight to see this New Seven Wonder of the World in a single day.

Begin with a private transfer from the cruise ship to Cozumel FBO Airport for a speedy check-in and boarding. Then enjoy an unforgettable, privately chartered flight in a Cessna Grand Caravan 208B over the Yucatan Peninsula, viewing the gorgeous, lush topography below.

Upon arrival, take a deluxe vehicle to the world-famous ancient Maya city of Chichen Itza. Enjoy a privately guided tour of its stunning ruins. Visit the famous stepped-pyramid El Castillo, the Great Ball Court, and the Temple of the Warriors.

Once finished, head to a cenote for a refreshing swim before a three-course a la carte lunch at Hacienda Chichen.

Once full, head back to the airport for a return flight followed by a private transfer back to the cruise ship.



Privately guided tour of Chichen Itza – Visit one of the world’s most celebrated archeological sites with a private guide providing expert insight

Privately charted flight – Board a Cessna Grand Caravan 208B to travel from Cozumel to Chichen Itza and back, enjoying the gorgeous landscapes below

Private transfers – Enjoy private transfers throughout the day

Cenote swim – Swim in the refreshing waters of a cenote, a freshwater sinkhole

Three-course lunch – Enjoy lunch at the beautiful Hacienda Chichen before flying back to Cozumel

Tentative timetable for this expedition:

  • 9am: Meet the tour guide and take a private transfer from the pier to the FBO airport.
  • 15am: Arrive at the airport, meet the pilot, and board the aircraft.
  • 20am: Take‐off and flight to Kahua Airport.
  • 10am: Land at Kahua Airport and transfer to Chichén Itzá.
  • 20am: Start the privately guided tour of Chichén Itzá.
  • 20pm: End tour and drive to a cenote for a refreshing swim before lunch at Hacienda Chichén.
  • 30pm: A la carte three-course lunch with soft drinks.
  • 30pm: End lunch and take a private transfer to Kahua Airport.
  • 50pm: Arrive at Kahua Airport and board the aircraft for the flight back to Cozumel.
  • 30pm: Land at FBO Cozumel Airport.
  • 35pm: Private transfer to cruise ship
  • 50pm: Return to the cruise ship.

Important notes:

  • The use of private aviation is the only way to visit Chichen Itza from Cozumel in just one day.
  • Please confirm the name of the cruise ship as well as arrival and departure times – so we can adjust timings accordingly.
  • Following our recommended start time below, guests should avoid the peak visitation hours and midday peak temperatures.
  • Our expedition offers a fully private service with maximum flexibility.

This expedition includes:

  • Private flight in a Cessna 208 Grand Caravan (12 seats + pilot).
  • Certified expert bi-lingual guide and expert Journey Mexico staff.
  • Three-course a la carte lunch at Hacienda Chichén with non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Cool bottled water throughout the expedition.
  • Entrance fees to Chichén Itzá and cenote (cenote visit subject to time restraints).
  • Ground transportation in Deluxe Suburban (up to six guests) or Mercedes Benz Sprinters (up to 12 guests).
  • Airport taxes.
  • Gratuities for tour guide and drivers.

What should you bring with you?

  • Comfortable walking shoes – preferable closed-toe shoes (no flip flops)
  • Change of clothes if you want to swim in the cenote
  • Sunblock
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Money for souvenirs

Please note: The full names of all participants are required at the time of booking.


Cost per guest for 1 guest: USD $13,074.60
Cost per guest for 2 guests:  USD $6,791.40
Cost per guest for 3 guests:  USD $4,747.05
Cost per guest for 4 guests:  USD $3,707.55
Cost per guest for 5 guests:  USD $3,095.40
Cost per guest for 6 guests:  USD $2,656.50
Cost per guest for 7 guests:  USD $2,379.30
Cost per guest for 8 guests:  USD $2,159.85
Cost per guest for 8 guests:  USD $1,986.60
Cost per guest for 8 guests:  USD $1,836.45

Max. 10 guests
1:48 hour flight
Includes taxes