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Travesia Sagrada Maya or Sacred Mayan Journey
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400 Oarsmen took part in the 2016 Travesia Sagrada Maya

The sound of conch horns and drums, the fragrance of copal incense wafting through the air and the chants of the priests greet the rising sun. At dawn on May 20, 400 oarsmen boarded canoes rocking gently in the bay at Xcaret in the Riviera…
Travesia Sagrada Maya or Sacred Mayan Journey

Sacred Mayan Crossing, 2012

Sacred Mayan Crossing - Journey to Cozumel Accompanied by the deep sound of conch shells, rhythmic drumbeats and the chants of Mayan priests, and with the heady fragrance of copal incense in the air, more than 300 oarsmen boarded their wooden…
Travesia Sagrada Maya or Sacred Mayan Journey

Sacred Mayan Crossing

Accompanied by the sound of conch shells, drums and the chants of Mayan priests and with the scent of copal incense in the air, more than 300 oarsmen boarded their wooden canoes in the caleta or creek at Xcaret at dawn this morning (May 20)…