This Mayan Temazcal Ceremonial Night Experience in Riviera Maya represents an ancient prehispanic tradition full of mysticism and spiritual sense surrounded by the wonders of the jungle until the amazing view of the Caribbean Sea. Among the activities you'll be part of, are purifying your skin and your mind with a Temazcal ceremony led by a shaman. In the Mayan culture, this steam bath represents the womb that purifies and offers a rebirth. You may supplement this mystical experience by swimming in a freshwater cenote. You can also learn the customs of a traditional Mayan family! That lives in a community located 45 minutes away from Playa del Carmen. Don't miss the opportunity of being part of this Mayan Temazcal Ceremonial Night fin Riviera Maya
What to expect from this experience:
This Mayan Temazcal Ceremonial Night Experience in Riviera Maya starts upon pickup from hotels nearby. Firstly ou'll arrive to Dos Palmas. An ecological reserve and traditional Maya community located in the forest. About 45 minutes from Playa del Carmen.
Meanwhile, your guide introduces you to age old customs. Including an introduction to the Maya purification ceremony with a shaman. Then, enter the Temazcal, a sacred steam bath that represents the womb. It is considered to offer spiritual rebirth. Sit in a ceremonial circle as you take part in this ancestral ritual.
After this unforgettable experience, walk in the rainforest until you arrive at a cenote, a natural sinkhole of freshwater illuminated at night. Swim in the crystalline waters and relax while hot chocolate is served in a jicara, which you can keep as a souvenir. Finally, feast on a typical dinner with a Maya family before returning to your hotel.
Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
We will contact you by email to confirm your exact pickup time and to confirm the nearest pick up point if your hotel or accommodation is not served by our routes.
The duration of transfers is approximate. That is to say, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.
Bring comfortable clothes and shoes, sunglasses, a cap, sunscreen, and insect repellent for the tour.
Bring cash or credit card for extra activities. Also for souvenirs, personal shopping, and video camera use.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
For this purpose, you must bring a printed proof of purchase of your tour.
Not wheelchair accessible.
Infants must sit on laps.
No heart problems or other severe medical conditions
Most travelers can participate.