Riviera Maya Villa Retreat



Days: 8


Enjoy a luxurious Riviera Maya villa retreat, the perfect way for any group or family to relax in a secluded setting and enjoy privately guided tours in the area.

Spend seven days in the stunning beachfront getaway, Villa La Semilla, a luxurious rustic-style property on Tulum’s Soliman Bay. Spend days relaxing in paradise, cooling off with swims in the Caribbean Sea, and enjoying the benefits of a highly professional team of staff.

Also, take privately guided excursions to the highlights of the Yucatan Peninsula, including the world-famous archeological sites of Chichen Itza, Tulum, and Coba. Tour one of Mexico’s most important protected areas, the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, and snorkel with sea turtles in Akumal.


Villa La Semilla – Stay in the luxurious five-bedroom, beachfront Villa La Semilla and enjoy its luxe-rustic aesthetic and the benefits of a chef, housekeeper, and concierge.

Maya ruins – Take privately guided tours of Chichen Itza, Tulum, and Coba to discover more about the ancient Maya civilization.

Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve – Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site and protected natural habitat of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve.

Akumal – Come face-to-face with the cute sea turtles at Akumal with a private snorkeling trip.

Day 1: Private transfer to Villa La Semilla, Tulum

After arriving at Cancun International Airport, enjoy a private transfer to the luxurious sanctuary, Villa la Semilla. Hidden between the jungle foliage and the sea, Villa La Semilla is a five-bedroom retreat sitting on a gorgeous stretch of secluded beach on Soliman Bay. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, enjoying the elite amenities found at Villa La Semilla.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 2: Free day at Villa La Semilla

Wake up to a wonderfully prepared breakfast and fresh fruit juices created by the in-house chef. Then, spend the day at leisure in the luxury villa. Splash around in the swimming pool, take the kayaks onto the waters, snorkel with the tropical fish, and enjoy a barbeque. The in-villa chef will also help to prepare a menu for the vacation, taking into consideration any dietary needs.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 3: Private Tour to Tulum and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve

Rise bright and early for a privately guided tour of the gorgeous beach-side ruins at Tulum. Joining an expert guide, visit the icons of this ancient Maya city, including El Castillo, the Temple of the Frescoes, and the Temple of the Descending God. Also, take the chance to view the ruins from below, swimming in the beautiful Caribbean Sea and gazing up at the magnificent structures.

After, head to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve and travel by boat through various habitats learning about ecosystems, tropical birds, and plants.

A naturalist guide will point out the inland trade routes used by the Maya more than 1,200 years ago. Also, see the abundant flora and fauna unique to the Sian Ka’an and visit an unexcavated Maya ruin.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 4: Private tour to Coba and Akumal

Journey once more into the ancient Maya world with a privately guided tour of Coba, a once-great Maya city with thousands of ruins. While not all are accessible today, there are plenty of incredible structures to visit, including the mighty Nohoch Mul pyramid. Scale this grand ruin for beautiful views over Coba and the lush jungle vegetation in which it sits.

After, take a private transfer to Akumal, a small resort on the Caribbean coast famous for its resident sea turtles. Don snorkeling equipment and head into the waters to see these cute critters in their natural habitat.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 5: Free Day

Spend the day relaxing in paradise, enjoying the delights of Soliman Bay and Villa La Semilla. For additional activities, speak to a Journey Mexico Travel Planner who can organize unique and exciting excursions in the Riviera Maya and beyond.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 6: Private tour to Chichen Itza and Cenote Ik Kil

After a delicious breakfast masterfully prepared by the in-house chef, take a privately guided trip to Chichen Itza, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.

Accompanied by an expert guide, visit the site’s landmarks including the grand ball court, the Temple of the Warriors, the sacred cenote, the Wall of Skulls, and the famed stepped pyramid knowns as El Castillo or the Temple of Kukulkan.

After, visit the freshwater cenote Ik Kil to swim in its cooling waters and to take some incredible pictures. For those who dare, there’s also a platform from which people jump.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 7: Free Day

Enjoy one last day at complete leisure in Villa La Semilla. Soak up the rays or enjoy an additional excursion by speaking to a Journey Mexico Travel Planner who can organize the perfect activity.

Overnight: Villa La Semilla


Day 8: Departure Day

On departure day, enjoy a private transfer from Villa La Semilla to Cancun International Airport for return flights home.


Our trips are fully customized, allowing us to build your itinerary for any time of the year.


Our custom-tailored journeys start from $1,000 USD per day for two travelers. Contact us today to discuss your travel desires and design a personalized proposal with exact pricing.

Please note, our pricing guideline is a starting from price and is not necessarily applicable to the suggested hotels contained within the suggested itineraries on this web site. Itineraries are customized prior to final pricing.