Excursions & Tours
Dzibilchaltun Mayan Ruins
Progreso Beach Getaway (Beverage plus Lunch Package)
Merida City & Shopping Tour
Chichen Itza Mayan Ruins
Cenotes of Cuzama
Xcambo Mayan Ruins & All Inclusive Beach Break Combo
Mangrove Kayak Adventure
Yucatecan Cooking Class with a Local
Best of Progreso Half-Day
Cavern Exploration and Cenote Adventure
Cenote Natural Reserve with Beach
Chichen Itza and Cenote Ik Kil
Estuary Kayak and Beach
Mayapan Mayan Ruins and Cenote Swim
Resort Day Pass
Scooter Adventure and Beach Break
Progreso Excursions to Yucatan
Yucatan Progreso Excursions
Progreso is a port city located on the Gulf of Mexico, in the northern part of the Yucatan Peninsula. It is a hub for many excursions that take tourists to some of the most iconic and historically significant destinations in the region. The city of Progreso itself is a great starting point for exploring the heart of the Yucatan Peninsula, and the ancient ruins of Uxmal, the unique city of Merida, and other nearby sites are just a short trip away.
Here's a small taste of our Progreso shore excursions and tours.
Beach Getaway Tours
Take a tour of Progreso's beautiful beaches, where you can spot many different species of shorebirds and enjoy the sun and the sea. Try our Progreso Beach Getaway Tour and enjoy an Iguana Maya-Style beach party on San Benito Beach. Or, book a Resort Day Pass at the TecnoHotel near Progreso and spend a full day enjoying all their amenities. Both packages include an all-you-can-eat menu and an open bar. Whether you're traveling as a couple or a family, you can't go wrong with any of these cruise port excursions.
Cultural Private Tours
On a Progreso excursion, tourists can explore many Mexican cultural and historical sites that the region has to offer. One highlight is the city of Izamal, which is known for its completely yellow-painted buildings. Another is the city of Merida, which is renowned for its stone-carved buildings and rich history. The ancient Mayan ruins of Uxmal and the pyramids located there are must-sees for any history buff. Our Merida city tour will get you acquainted with not only its rich history but all the neat shopping in the area.
For those who can't get enough of Mayan ruins, the Dzibilchaltun Mayan Ruins Tour is another great option. Completely immerse yourself in ancient Mayan culture. This tour takes visitors to some of the best Mayan ruins in Progreso and also includes a sinkhole swimming experience that is truly unforgettable. And don't worry about staying hydrated, fresh water is included.
The Real Hacienda is another great destination for those interested in learning about traditional life in a hacienda. The world-famous Chichen Itza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, is also a must-see. This ancient Mayan archaeological site is adorned with temples and pyramids that are sure to impress.
Nature Sightseeing Tours
Progreso offers many nature tours for visitors to enjoy. The region's lush tropical forests and diverse wildlife are a major draw for nature enthusiasts. One popular tour is a visit to the Cenote Natural Reserve, a protected area known for its diverse birdlife, including the pink flamingos. Our Estuary Kayak and Beach Tour takes visitors to Ria Progreso, the river on which you'll begin your kayaking adventure. Learn about the region's unique ecosystem from a professional tour guide. For those interested in marine life, there are also boat tours that take visitors to the Gulf of Mexico to spot dolphins and sea turtles.
Our Progreso Cruise Excursions
If you're planning a cruise ship vacation to Progreso, be sure to book your excursion with Shore Excursions Group. We offer several trips to different cultural and historical sites that have schedules and included activities that are vital to Mexico and the Yucatan Peninsula. You can also read our reviews to learn more about Yucatan shore excursions and plan your trip accordingly. So, book your Progreso excursion today and experience the rich history and culture of the Yucatan Peninsula!
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