Tuxtla Gutiérrez

Maya Cultural Tour from Tuxtla Gutiérrez: Chamula, Zinacantan, San Cristobal

Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico
Indigenous Villages Chamula and Zinacantan

From USD 38.47

Select Date and Travellers

Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 9 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Visit the Maya towns of the Chiapas highlands on a full-day tour from Tuxtla Gutierrez to San Juan Chamula, Zinacantan, and San Cristobal de las Casas. You'll learn about Maya culture and history as you explore markets, churches, and local handicrafts, pausing for a traditional lunch in Zinacantan. By taking in three very different Maya communities, this tour offers a great perspective on life in Chiapas, with a guide to help you understand the things you see and connect with local people.
  • Full-day trip to three Maya communities
  • See the gorgeous scenery of the Chiapas mountains
  • Chance to shop for traditional, hand-made art
  • Dine on local cuisine in a mountain town
  • Free time to visit San Cristobal de Las Casas
  • All entrance fees included
  • Pickup and drop-off at hotels in Tuxtla Gutierrez

What's Included

  • Driver
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Mini traditional lunch (beans, organic coffee, hand-made tortillas and drink typical of the region)
  • Free time to visit San Cristóbal de las Casas
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Meeting And Pickup

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

Start time

08:00 am

Pickup details

Please reconfirm your pick up time one day before.

What To Expect

Church of St. Juan Bautista

1 hour Admission Ticket Included

Iglesia de San Lorenzo

1 hour Admission Ticket Included

San Cristobal de las Casas

1 hour Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Note: It is forbidden to take pictures inside the church, otherwise it is the responsibility and risk of the customer (ask to your Guide)
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.


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