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Are you looking for a private Sian Ka’an Biosphere tour? Visiting Mexico is on many people’s bucket lists, and one of the main reasons why people want to come to Mexico besides its food and the tequila is because of its beaches, abundant nature, including extraordinary places like the Sian Ka’an Biosphere.

Located on the eastern shore of the Yucatan Peninsula, 20 minutes away from Tulum, Quintana Roo, Sian Ka’an is a gorgeous Biosphere Reserve. It’s one of Mexico’s largest protected areas, containing mangroves and marshes, tropical forests, as well as a barrier reef, and plenty of marine life. In the ancient Mayan language Sian Ka’an means ‘Origin of the Sky’, and you will understand why once you are there.

Sian Ka’an Biosphere Overview

Sian Ka’an is home to 9 different ecosystems, and a wealth of flora and fauna, including around 100 mammals, 320 bird species, 47 species of dragonflies, 90 species of native bees, 318 species of butterflies, 5 neotropical felines, 84 species of coral, and 310 species of mosquitoes.

It’s also home to many archaeological sites like Muyil, and 120 kilometers of the Mesoamerican reef are included in it. This provides the area with a double heritage UNESCO designation.

Popular as a tourist destination, Sian Ka’an is a part of Maya Ka’an. And Maya Ka’an is a rich region that offers unique experiences in natural environments combined with cultural and historical elements of the Mayan communities of today.

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But, what is a Biosphere Reserve?

A biosphere reserve is a portion of the biosphere where sustainable development is promoted to build a balanced, working relationship between nature and humans. It is one large ecosystem that hosts a complex community of living and non-living things functioning as a single unit.

Private Sian Ka’an Biosphere Tour

This full day Sian Ka’an adventure is perfect if you want to go on a private Sian Ka’an excursion with your friends or family. You will be taken into the heart of the Biosphere Reserve and get to explore the Mayan ruins of Muyil, meet the local wildlife, and learn about the history and culture of the Mayan people.

Not only the private Sian Ka’an Biosphere tour, but there are also many other tours that visit the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve from Tulum, Cancun, and Riviera Maya. So, be sure to choose the one that is trustworthy and offers a good service.

Sian Ka’an Bird Watching Tour

In this tour, you will walk through the jungle with a knowledgeable Mayan guide that will point out the birds you encounter along the way. You will learn about the species that live in Sian Ka’an and the history and culture of the Mayans.

Kayaking Tour in Sian Ka’an

If you are looking for active Sian Ka’an excursions, the kayaking and snorkeling experience might be for you. In this tour, you will explore the mangrove mazes and open cenotes – the best combination to get to see the dynamic marine life of the reserve from all its angles. In this excursion tour, you will also learn educational details about the reserve and the wildlife.

Discover the natural beauty of Sian Ka’an with our private Sian Ka’an Biosphere tour! Besides these tours, we can also avail several other tailor-made tours and tour combinations upon availability. Visit us today!