La Ruta del Sol, Mexico

Follow "la ruta del sol,: (the route of the sun) to Mexico and discover a traveler's paradise. A country crammed with a multitude of opposing identities: desert landscapes, snow-capped volcanoes, ancient ruins, teeming industrialized cities, time-warped colonial towns, glitzy resorts, deserted beaches and a world-beating collection of flora and fauna. Prepare for an intimate experience with the history and lore of the Mexican heartland.

This Expedition boasts a deep cross section of Mexico’s engaging and colorful history. From the pre-Columbian past through the colonial era and on to modern day integration of the old with the new, La Ruta del Sol offers the inquisitive and sophisticated traveler the opportunity of authentic contact with Mexico’s rich and multi-layered history, culture, and people.

Marvel at the sights and sounds of Mexico City, where the history of the country intertwines with traditions and handicrafts that are coveted worldwide. Explore some of the famous archeological sights of the Aztec and Spanish cultures. Delve into pre-Columbian ruins, and spend time with friendly locals who are glad to share a smile or invite you into their workshops to browse the rich crafts traditions that have continued unchanged for generations. Complimenting these wonders are world-renowned cuisine and music, as well as warm and passionate people that bring smiles to even the most seasoned travelers.

Journey to the steamy tropical coast to enjoy the warm sea breezes and relax in an amazing resort hotel on the beach of the deep blue Pacific ocean. Enjoy an array of optional activities to complete the expeditions, such as hiking, deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, surfing and sailing. Combine remote mountain villages in the Sierra Marde; and the luscious warmth of Mexico's Southwestern tropical coast. Visit artisan villages and travel high up into the remote Sierra Madre mountains of Puerto Vallarta.

Without a doubt, Mexico has something for everyone, and adventure travel mexico is certainly a world-class destination for the adventure traveler.

Just follow the route of the sun- La Ruta del Sol.

2009 Mexico Itinerary

La Ruta del Sol, Summer Encounter Expedition to Mexico

We are back - watch some of our activity videos.

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License