Hacienda Sotuta de Peon
Nestled in the Yucatan Peninsula, just 45 minutes from the city of Merida, surrounded by henequen fields and lush vegetation, lies Sotuta de Peón Hacienda Viva.
1. Hacienda Sotuta de Peon with lunch
(35 km / approx. 50 min drive)
Time seems to have stood still in the Hacienda of Sotuta de Peon, you will feel to be transported back to the 19th century when the henequen fiber was cultivated right across the Yucatan and sold all over the world. It´s one of the few haciendas in Yucatan where henequen is still produced. The visitor will explore the main homestead which covers the colonial furnishings, decoration and architecture. Also, a traditional Maya house where Don Antonio Ucan, a local Maya man will tell the visitor about Maya life and explain the process of cultivating henequen. The Hacienda has a great cozy cenote, where guests can swim.
Duration: 7 hrs Approx.