Whale Sharks & Spider Monkeys: The Yucatán With Your Grandchild

Explore the jungle, swim with sea creatures and discover Mayan ruins as you venture to the Yucatán with your grandchild to learn cool facts about the local wildlife and history.
Rating (5)
Program No. 20435RJ
9 days
Starts at
2,699 / ADULT
2,299 / CHILD

At a Glance

Quiz time! Where can you meet playful monkeys, search for sea turtles through your snorkel mask, explore ancient Mayan ruins and zipline through the jungle all in one place? That’s Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula, of course, and there’s nowhere else on Earth like it! Alongside your grandchild, embark on an unforgettable learning adventure as you dive right into – literally! – nature’s wonders from land, sea and air. Get up close and personal with friendly animals that call the ocean and jungle home on this exciting journey through tropical paradise.
Activity Level
Let's Go!
From three to five hours physical activity per day including swimming, snorkeling, climbing archaeological ruins, zip-lining, walking on forest trails.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enjoy the exhilarating opportunity to swim with whale sharks — but don’t worry – they’re gentle giants that will swim beside you!
  • Monkey around in a nature reserve as you get an up-close look at spider monkeys, howler monkeys and other Yucatán wildlife.
  • My, oh Maya! Explore the great Mayan city of Chichen Itza, where you’ll find ancient pyramids and a ball court from over a thousand years ago.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 9-11,12-14, or 15-17 depending on the date. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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