Villahermosa half-day tour with La Venta Museum
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Attractions & guided tours

Villahermosa half-day tour with La Venta Museum

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore Villahermosa, known as "The Emerald of the Southeast"
  • Admire parks, rivers, and beautiful lagoons
  • Visit La Venta Park Museum, a symbol of the Olmeca culture
What to expect

Villahermosa is the capital of the State of Tabasco, known as "La Esmeralda del Sureste" (The Emerald of the Southeast), offers many attractions to visitors on a lush natural beauty, represented in the vegetation of the parks, rivers, and beautiful lagoons.

You will start the tour with a visit to La Venta Park Museum, a symbol of the Olmeca culture and tourist attraction of the city. La Venta archaeological site was located on an island in a swampy near the Gulf of Mexico. Due to the construction of an oil refinery and an airport, big parts of this historical site were destroyed. The very impressive pieces found there have been moved to La Venta Park Museum. The poet Carlos Pellicer Cámara initiated the foundation of this open-air museum in 1952.

36 megalithic stone structures have been transported from La Venta archaeological site and have been erected in the park in Villahermosa. The park museum is surrounded by a zoo, with local animals, such as spider monkeys and jaguars.

Then, you will go towards the interpretation center, and living with nature " Yumká " majestic Ecological Reserve, where you can admire the ecosystem and view the animals in full freedom.

You will return to Villahermosa and enjoy this beautiful city on a city tour by car. At the end of the tour, you will be taken back to the hotel.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Bilingual guide (English, Spanish)
    • Entrance fees
    • Transportation
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 1-9)
    • Infants under 1 year: free
    Where
    Meeting point:

    You will indicate your pick-up location at checkout. Please meet the guide in the lobby of your hotel

    What to remember
    • At least 2 adults are required for this activity to take place
    • Hotel pick-up is made between 8.00am and 9.00am
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Encuentro T
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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