Discover Mexico Park and Cacao Workshop: Did you know that the earliest evidence of Mayan chocolate was between 400 – 600BC? Chocolate was extremely important to the indigenous Mayans, and, in this hands-on interactive tour, you’ll not only learn why Mayans loved chocolate so much, you’ll learn how to make your own "chocolhaa" – the traditional sacred beverage – the perfect take-home souvenir of your Cozumel visit.
Video Experience Room: Travel around the entire country just by visiting our video experience room. Relax in air-conditioned comfort as you view our award-winning multi-screen collage. You’ll learn that Cozumel is not just another Caribbean island, but also part a country steeped in rich history, culture and abound with natural resources.
Museum of Popular Mexican Art: Showcasing works of contemporary folk art created by renowned artisans from all over Mexico, you’ll discover that Mexico’s regional art is as varied as its culture.
Dioramic Garden: Discover the most emblematic architectural constructions and Mexican monuments from Prehispanic, Colonial and Modern times all in one location. You’ll even find one of the recently named “Seven Wonders of the World”", Kukul – kan piramyde which is located in Chichén – Itzá, all by strolling through our tropical gardens wide pathways. Be sure and keep an eye out for our resident iguanas, turtles and other exotic wildlife.
Mercadito Corona Snack Bar: Mexico’s food is as tasty as its history. You’ll have an opportunity to sample our Mexican beverages, regional food, handmade tortillas fresh off the comal, and even try our ice-cream all in an open-air setting. Choose either our “Antojitos Mexicanos”, or “Taco buffet” both of which include variety of sauces and refreshing deserts. Lunch includes fresh fruit water, soft drinks or beer.
Margarita Center: For a true taste of Mexican beverages indulge in one of our famous lemon, mango or even chocolate margaritas. Our helpful staff makes each margarita by hand, made to order. Non-alcoholic versions available.
Paplanta Flyers: These daredevils will re-create the heart-stopping performance of the ancient “voladores” - a ritual dance where participants climb a 30 meter pole and launch themselves - tied only by their waist - toward the ground.
Hand Crafts and Souvenir Shop: Visit our souvenir shop, where you can purchase the finest and unique hand crafts from all over Mexico not found elsewhere in the Caribbean. A perfect memento of a wonderful tour.
Chocolate Workshop: Your guides will show you the traditional tools used to roast & mill cacao seeds into real chocolate using traditional methods – including hand-cranked mills, and mortars and pestles. Try chocolate samples, cocoa powder & even our exclusive Chocolate Liquor – all created using the traditional process –, which are available for purchase. Please alert your guide if you are allergic to nuts.
Meeting/pick-up point: At Discover Mexico Park.
Duration: Approximately 3 hours.
Start/opening time: At 10am or 1pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Saturday.
Languages: English and Spanish. German and French upon request.
Not included: Food and beverage. Option to purchase the tour with lunch included available.
Others: We recommend to wear comfortable clothing, comfortable shoes, bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and/or a hat.
Included for those who chose the option with lunch: 1 drink (water, softdrink or beer), 1 taco buffet: Cochinita Pibil (pork), Tinga de Res (beef), rice, beans, hand-made corn tortillas, cactus on tomato sauce, corn, rajas (green peppers with cream, sautéed zucchini, carrots, and at least 3 Mexican sauces (soft, mild and spicy).