Fly to Chicago to spend 3 nights at a 4* hotel in the heart of downtown Chicago.After three nights in Chicago, you fly to Cancun for 7 nights at a 5 star, all-inclusive hotel on the beach.
The combination of city and beach gives you two different holiday types rolled into one trip - a fantastic combination.
We are delighted to let you know about a number of excursions that we can offer which will not only save you up to 50% off the local ticket prices, but save you valuable time during your stay.
You can call us free of charge on 01737 646416 to book any of these trips & tours.
Hop On Hop Off Trolley Tour, £25 per person - With unlimited hop-on / hop-off opportunities along a 13 mile route through the downtown area this is the perfect way to explore Chicago’s landmarks, attractions and historical sites at your own leisure.
Chicago City Pass, £65 per person - With nine days to use all the tickets included in the CityPass, it’s perfect for a weekend break or a week away! CityPass is the best deal in Chicago, offering you admission to five incredible experiences! It’s all you need to see the best of Chicago!
Chicago CityPass Admissions: Shedd Aquarium - VIP entry, The Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, Museum of Science and the Industry and Skydeck Chicago U John Hancock Observatory.
Go Chicago Card, 24-hour £55 per person (longer durations available) - Unlimited Admission at over 25 Chicago Attractions and Tours! Go Chicago´ Card is the perfect way to save on your Chicago vacation. You'll get unlimited free general admission to over 25 attractions and tours for one low price, as well as discounts at some of Chicago's top retailers and restaurants!
Inside Chicago - The Ground Tour plus Hancock Tower, £49 per person – Get your bearings in the USA’s third largest city by combining a comprehensive tour of both the north and south sides of Chicago with a breathtaking (and rapid) trip up to the 94th floor Observatory in the Hancock Tower.
Chicago City Segway Tours, £49 per person - The Chicago Segway Tour is perfect for both those new to the city and Chicago veterans. For the beginners, this tour will offer you a fantastic orientation and give you an opportunity to see virtually all of the sites you know from movies, post cards and history. For the veterans, we’re positive you’ll learn new facts and stories about Chicago that you’ve never heard. And we’re sure you’ll both agree that Segway-ing is the best way to see this ‘Windy City’!
Blue Man Group Show, £49 per person - Blue Man Group's critically acclaimed show has been called "visually stunning", "wildly inventive", and "hysterically funny". Although it is impossible to describe, people of all ages agree that Blue Man Group is an intensely exciting and outrageous experience that leaves the entire audience in a blissful, euphoric state.
Chichen Itza Classic Tour from Cancun, £95pp – This UNESCO World Heritage Site is a must-see for any visit to Cancun. The excursion begins starts with a pick-up from all major Cancun Hotels before travelling to the UNESCO World Heritage site by air-conditioned coach. On arrival at Chichen Itza enjoy a buffet lunch including traditional Yucatan dishes and other specialties including beef, chicken, fish, hamburgers and a salad bar. at the Mayaland Hotel before heading directly to the archeological site via a private entrance, skipping the main lines. You will be met by a certified tour guide who will take you on a 1.5 hour tour exploring the secrets of the ancient Mayan Civilization. The ruins of Chichin Itza are steeped in a magical history of bloody rituals of human sacrifice, a warrior culture, astrological discovery, and elaborately constructed Maya-Toltec buildings. Sites visited on the tour include the Majestic Observatory, the Sacred Cenote - Where sacrifices once took place and the Ball Court where the Mayans played the largest and deadliest ball game in Mesoamerica. The afternoon is yours to enjoy at leisure. Then take the optional horse riding excursion and admire the breath taking edifices and taking pictures of the giant Pyramid of Kukulcán, El Castillo or you can stay at the hotel and enjoy a dip in the pool.
Swim with the Dolphins at Isla Mujeres – Royal Swim, £89pp - The Royal Dolphin Swim is the perfect way to discover this gentle, friendly and intelligent mammal! Prepare yourself for a memory that will stick with you forever as you are pushed by the dolphins at high speeds around the water. Truly an unforgettable experience! Excursion includes: Ferry ticket to and from Isla Mujeres, 65-minute Dolphin Activity Package Including: Orientation, Belly Ride, In-Water Time with the Dolphins, Hug, Handshake, Dolphin Kiss, Dolphin Song, Free time to swim and play with the dolphins (actual time spent in the water with the dolphins is approximately 50 minutes), Bonus 15 minute Fantasy Snorkel and Buffet lunch and national open bar.
Xcaret Tour with Lunch and Transfers, £78pp - Enjoy the sacred paradise of the riviera maya. Xcaret is an eco-turistic park with many attractions at the end of the day enjoy the night show "Mexico Espectacular". Xcaret Tour is the best way to visit Xcaret eco park with roundtrip transportation included and all the benefits of your Admission to the Park. No more worries! We pick you up from your hotel and take you fast and safe to Xcaret, the top family theme park in Mexico!
Jungle Tour, £29pp - The jungle tour is a guaranteed adventure. Feel the excitement of driving you own speed boat through the mangroves to the second biggest coral reef of the world, where you will enjoy the colorful underwater world in a snorkeling tour. Enjoy this exciting and fun adventure through the Nichupté Lagoon.
Tulum Ruins Tour and Xel-Ha Eco Waterpark, £79pp - This is a great combination of the Mayan history at Tulum, the only archaeological zone in the area with views of the sea, and the natural beauty of the Xel-Ha inlet, a natural aquarium ideal for snorkeling. Experience includes: Entrance fee to the archeological site in Tulum, Guided tour of Tulum, All inclusive admission to Xel-Ha including food, snacks, soft drinks, ice cream, beer, national alcoholic beverages (Pina Coladas, Strawberry Daiquiris, Margaritas), towel use, inner tube use, Snorkel with the Tropical Fish of Xel-Ha, Locker rental, Snorkel rental, Ecotour (Subject to availability) and Pick-up and drop-off from Riviera Maya hotels.
Whale Shark Encouter Snorkal Tour, £131pp - Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula is one of the few places in the world where you can share the water with the world's largest fish, the whale shark. Your personalized, small group cruise sets out in search of these gentle creatures for a snorkeling experience you'll never forget. Experience includes: Coral Reef Snorkeling Alongside Whale Sharks, Lunch and Non-Alcoholic Drinks Onboard the Boat, Snorkel Equipment Rental, Professional Bilingual Guide (Biologist or Naturalist) and Pick-up and drop off from Riviera Maya hotels.
Horseback Riding in the Jungle from Riviera Maya, £45pp - Put on your riding hat and boots for an authentic Mexican cowboy style horseback experience. Head out into the mystic jungles of the Mayan Riviera on a mission to get closer to nature. Experience includes: 2 Hour Horseback Riding Adventure, Roundtrip Transfers From Plaza Playacar or Mayan Riviera Hotels, Snacks & Soft Drinks and even time to relax on the Mayan Riviera beach and use of beachside facilities.
Day by Day
Day 1 London – Chicago Fly direct from the UK to Chicago. Upon arrival make your own way to your hotel. The remainder of the day is free to explore this great city.
Day 2 Chicago This morning you’ll need to meet at 17 East Monroe for 9.30am to join the FREE Panoramic and Scenic Tour of Chicago. This is the tour for those looking to experience the vitality and excitement of Chicago. You will go through Chicago's main business section, one of the financial centers of the world and always bustling with activity. You will tour the famous "loop" and state street - the great street where Chicago's fame began.
Travel by the striking Richard J. Daley plaza with its acknowledged masterpieces, the Pablo Picasso sculpture, created specifically for Chicago. You will take a ride on wacker drive, the double-decker thoroughfare that winds its way under the city. You travel over the Chicago River made to flow backward by one of the world's greatest engineering feats. You will see the famous, white Wrigley Building, Michigan Avenue and Chicago's elegant 7 level shopping complex, the renowned water tower place alongside one of the tallest building in the world, the John Hancock Center.
Day 3 Chicago Your last full day in Chicago is at your leisure to explore.
Day 4 Chicago – Cancun You will make your own way to the airport for your flight to Cancun. Upon arrival in Cancun you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Riviera Maya where you can enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 5 – 11 Riviera Maya, Mexico Your days at leisure can be spent by simply relaxing on white sandy beaches or around the pool soaking up the sun and enjoy a cocktail or two! If you are looking to venture a little further then there a variety of trips and excursions that can be pre-booked that include a day trip to Chichen Itza; A UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the New Wonders of the World. You can also experience Jungle Tours, take to the waters on a Catamaran trip or swim with Dolphins. We can also pre-book many different diving or fishing excursions for the sportier amongst you.
Day 12 There is time in the morning for some last minute shopping or sightseeing before making your own way to the airport to board your overnight flight from Cancun to London.
Day 13 London Arrive back in the UK after enjoying what was hopefully a fantastic holiday!