Chiapas, is probably Mexico´s most impressive natural destination with turquoise rivers, multicolored lagoons, hidden lakes, rainforest and cloud forests, mangroves, mountains and volcanoes, beaches and waterfalls… a natural heaven in deed.
However this natural diversity is heightened by Chiapas ́cultural variety represented by its numerous ethnic groups that have lived in this region for centuries. The contrasts between the ancient cultural traditions and legacy, the colonial heritage and the modern demonstrations make Chiapas a place no one can miss.
Archaeological sites full with mysticism and energy like Palenque, Bonampak y Yaxchilán, as well as magical towns like San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapa de Corzo and Comitán de Domínguez, all are part of Chiapas legacy which blow our visitors minds with their beauty and deep historic meaning.
Our thrilling adventure in Chiapas will take you back in time bringing our travelers face to face with the Mayan culture and history. Furthermore, you will walk the rainforests enjoying being at the heart of the Montes Azules Biosphere Reserve, home for the Lacandon people and a UNESCO natural site. Not far away from these natural wonders you will find yourself strolling along walkways that go across colonial towns with its Spanish temples and big old houses. And get ready to become breathless before the majestic pyramids and compounds in the Mayan cities of Palenque and Yaxchilan to name some. And don ́t forget to enjoy the delicious local cuisine also reliable witness of a long history of syncretism.
- Hike, paddle and float through the largest biosphere reserve in Southern Mexico. Amaze yourself by Chiapas ́ wildlife, Mayan archaeological sites and colonial cities.
- The perfect mix of adventure, culture and nature: Chiapas has it all; and this trip will prove why this state in southern Mexico, which is 30% larger than all of Costa Rica, is the next up and coming world adventure travel destination.
- Explore the largest biosphere reserve in México, Montes Azules.