Palenque Ruins, Agua Azul & Misol-Ha Waterfalls from San Cristobal

Palenque Ruins, Agua Azul & Misol-Ha Waterfalls from San Cristobal

Swim in the refreshing waters of the multi-tiered limestone waterfalls in Agua Azul and take a walk in the nature. At Misol-Ha the river plunges 40 meters over the edge of a cliff offering you the chance to walk in the caves behind the stream. Explore the ancient Maya city of Palenque and climb the pyramids to look out over the lush green jungle setting.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: National Park of Palenque, Carretera a Palenque- Zona Archaeologica Km. 8, Palenque 29960 Mexico

You will be picked up early in the morning and transferred to Agua Azul where you will have 1 hour and 30 minutes to freely explore this beautiful area. Then you will be transferred to Misol-ha where you will spend 30 minutes. The last stop will be at the Palenque ruins. You will have 2 hours to visit these beautiful ruins hidden in the jungle on your own. After visiting Palenque, you will return to San Cristobal and will be back at around 10:00 p.m., so be prepared for a very long, but VERY exciting and beautiful day!

Palenque Ruins:

The ancient Mayan city of Palenque is one of Mexico's most breath-taking archaeological parks surrounded by lush tropical forest and jungle. This site has a serene, mystical atmosphere. From the moment you enter, you feel engulfed by a sense of history, timelessness and awe. Explore the site on foot and climb up the pyramids for great views of the ancient city and the jungle. (approx. 2 hours)

Agua Azul Waterfalls:

Rio Xumul-Ha (meaning River of Blue Water, or in Spanish, Agua Azul) features a series of torrential cascades and fast flowing waters rolling down a limestone ridge to form pools and small streams. Take a one-hour walk next to the falls in the breath-taking green valley and swim in one of the calm parts of the refreshing blue river. (approx. 60 - 90 minutes)

Misol-Ha Waterfall:

River Misol-Ha (meaning "Streaming Water"), in the "Chol Maya" tribe area of Chiapas, creates one of the state's most wonderful natural sights as the river glides off the edge of a cliff and 40 meters down into a deep pool of water surrounded by lush vegetation. Swim in the deliciously refreshing water and be impressed by the sight of the fall from below. A small walkway will take you behind the water curtain created by the waterfall where you can walk inside the caves. (approx. 30 - 45 minutes)

Duration: 17 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"

Start Time: 4:00 AM
Duration: 17 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered

Cancellations and refunds: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


  • San Cristobal Accommodation Pick-Up & City Center Drop-Off
  • All Transportation
  • Palenque Ruins
  • Agua Azul
  • Misol-Ha

Not Included

  • English-Speaking Guide
  • Other Meals/Drinks
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips
  • Travel Insurance


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