From Merida: Sotuta de Peón Horseback Tour with Cenote Swim

Activity provider: Control Tur

From Merida: Sotuta de Peón Horseback Tour with Cenote Swim

Activity provider: Control Tur

From US$ 219.49 per person

Get an authentic taste of life on a ranch on a horseback riding tour at Hacienda Sotuta de Peón from Merida. Visit a cenote for swimming and taste some of the region’s typical snacks.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please wait at your Paseo Montejo hotel or chosen pickup address 10 minutes before the pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 12 participants


  • Spend some time outdoors amongst lush greenery and clean air
  • Experience horseback riding through the vibrant lands of the ranch
  • Learn about the history and secrets of the ranch with your tour guide
  • Visit the Dzul-Há cenote for a cool break in the crystal-clear water
  • Savor local flavors with an included plate of snacks of the region
Full description

Experience a hacienda (ranch) like a real hacendado (landowner) on this horsebck riding trip from Merida to the Sotuta de Peón estate. Learn about the history of the ranch, admire the landscapes on a horseback ride, taste local foods, and refresh yourself with a swim in a cenote.

After pickup directly at your hotel, head towards the Hacienda of Sotuta de Peon, where you’ll start your guided horseback adventure. The hacienda is completely restored and is surrounded by lush, beautiful gardens that will take you back to the 19th century.

Once you arrive at the ranch, greet your horse for the day, hop on, and head out to the surroundings and the henequen fields. As you explore, learn about the history of this place and the process of the henequen.

Venture around the fields to experience nature closely, and go to the Dzul-Há cenote, where you can swim and cool off in its clear waters. Back at the main house of the ranch, enjoy a plate of typical snacks of the region before making your way back to Merida for drop-off.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Horseback ride
  • Cenote access
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Other activities at the ranch
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent

Product ID: 415333