Sacred Mayan Journey
Follow the Sacred Mayan Journey at Xcaret
and witness an exciting tradition!
The Sacred Mayan Journey is an event that brings to present one of the oldest traditions of the Mayan culture; the pilgrimage which, year after year, was performed by the Mayan canoeist paddling towards the island of Cozumel to worship the goddess Ixchel with offerings and in search of the divine message from the goddess for the maya people.
Come to see how the brave canoeist embark to face their fears and paddle with all their heart from the Bahia Dos Playas in Xcaret, to the Cove at the Chankanaab Park in Cozumel, with the sole purpose of venerating and honoring Ixchel, the Mayan goddess of the Moon, fertility, textile works and medicine. You can feel the aromas, colours and sensations of the Caribbean setting from a different perspective and enjoy this great cultural event accompanied by music, dance and the effort of the courageous canoeist in Xcaret.
Be part of the Sacred Mayan Journey in May 2014 and live a unique experience that will remain etched in your mind forever!