Oasis of the emerald jungle

Cenotes and the Mayans The source of water and life   The Yucatan Peninsula area has extreme weather: heavy rains are expected between four to six months a year and the calcar...

New cenotes tour arrives to Cancun

Discovering the Oasis Maya Experiencias Xcaret Launches the New Xenotes Oasis Maya Tour On July 1st and with an investment of over 35 million pesos, Experiencias Xcaret will start ...

How are cenotes formed?

The creation of the Oasis Maya The origin of the Yucatan Peninsula   Before the Mayans inhabited what today comprises the southeast of Mexico, the region was a great coral ree...

Discovering Cenote Lu’um

The Earth Cenote   Expedition to the Oasis Maya       In the middle of the Mayan jungle of Quintana Roo, just a few minutes away from Puerto Morelos, you’ll fi...

What to pack for my Riviera Maya vacation

Adventure essentials Top 7 things you need when traveling in nature    The best thing to have if you are about to travel is an adventurous spirit, but there are other essentia...

Types of Cenotes in the Yucatan Peninsula

Open, semi-open, cavern & ancient Geological formations of cenotes Every time I see a cenote, I imagine the ancient Maya giving an explanation of its symbolism in each of its f...

The Origin of Xenotes

Creation of the Oasis Maya An excursion a million years back, before the Mayans, to the origin of the Yucatan Peninsula   In those times, the region that today stretches throu...